DIE Jovis, 24 Maii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|Ds. Cowper, Cancellarius.
Dux Bucks & Nor.
Ds. St. John.
The Earl of Warrington reported from the Lords
Committees, to whom the Bill, intituled, "An Act to
enable Thomas Proctor, of Rock, in the Country of Northumberland, Esquire, to raise the Sum of Four
Thousand Pounds out of his Estate, for Payment of
his Debts, and making Provision for his Younger
Children," was committed: "That they had found
the Allegations thereof to be true; that the Parties
concerned had given their Consents, and that the
Committee had gone through the Bill; and directed
him to report the same to the House, without any
Ordered, That the said Bill be engrossed."
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act
to encourage the planting of Timber Trees, Fruit
Trees, and other Trees, for Ornament, Shelter, or
Profit; and for the better Preservation of the same;
and for the preventing the burning of Woods."
Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to a Committee of the whole House, on Wednesday next.
Gregory versus Anderson:
After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal
of David Gregory of Kinnardy, complaining of an Interlocutor of the Lords of Session in Scotland, the 10th
of June 1715, and the Affirmance thereof the 24th of
the same Month; and also of an Interlocutor of the
said Lords the 8th of July following; and likewise of
an Interlocutor of the Lord Fountainhall, Ordinary in
the Cause, of the 26th of the said Month; and of an
Interlocutor of the Lords of Session of the 30th of the
same Month; and of an Interlocutor of the said Lords,
the 21st of December following; and of another Interlocutor of the said Lord Ordinary the 10th of January
last; and of an Interlocutor of the Lords of Session,
the 9th of February last; and of an Interlocutor of the
said Lord Ordinary, of the 28th of the same Month;
and also of an Interlocutor of the Lords of Session, the
29th of the same Month, affirming the said last Interlocutor made on the Behalf of James Anderson Grazier in
Aberdeen; and praying the Reversal of the said several
Interlocutors: As also upon the Answer of the said
James Anderson put in to the said Appeal; and due Consideration had of what was offered thereupon:
Judgement affirmed, with Costs.
It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said
Petition and Appeal be; and is hereby dismissed this
house; and that the said several Interlocutors therein
complained of be, and are hereby, affirmed: And it is
further Ordered, That the said Appellant do pay,
or cause to be paid, to the said Respondent, the Sum of
Thirty Pounds, for his Costs in this House.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Veneris,
vicesimum quintum diem instantis Maii, hora undecima
Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.