DIE Veneris, 25 Maii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Lich & Cov.
|Ds. Cowper, Cancellarius.
Dux Devon, Senescallus.
Dux Bucks & Nor.
Dux (fn. *)
Comes St. mford.
Ds. St. John.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
vice lecta est Billa, 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
The Question was put, "Whether this Bill shall
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Message to H. C. with it.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Mr. Hiccocks and Mr. Fellows:
To carry down the said Bill, and desire their Concurrence thereunto.
Papists to register their Effects, Bill.
Whereas this Day was appointed, for the Second
Reading the Bill, intituled, "An Act to oblige Papists
to register their Names and Real Estates:"
It is Ordered, That the said Bill be read a Second
Time on Wednesday next.
Message from H. C. with a Bill.
A Message from the House of Commons, by Mr.
Molesworth and others:
With a Bill, intituled, "An Act for the better regulating Select Vestries, within the Cities of London
and Westminster, and Borough of Southwark and Bills
of Mortality; and for preventing any Misapplication
of Monies raised or given for the Maintenance of the
Poor;" to which they desire the Concurrence of this
Ordered, That the said Bill be read the First Time
Lord Kerry versus Lady Semple:
After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal
of the Right Honourable Thomas Lord Baron of Kerry
and Lixnawe, and Dorothy Waller Widow and Executrix
of James Waller Gentleman deceased, and John Waller
Son and Heir of the said James Waller, Trustees of the
said Lord Kerry, brought into this House the Thirteenth Day of August last, complaining of an Order of
the Court of Chancery in Ireland, made the Sixth Day
of July last, in a Cause wherein Dame Grizel Semple,
Widow and Executrix of Richard Cunningham Esquire,
deceased, was Plaintiff, and the Appellants and others
Defendants; and praying, "That the said Order may
may be reversed:" As also upon the Answer of the
said Lady Semple put in to the said Appeal; and due
Consideration had of what was offered thereupon:
It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said
Order of the Court of Chancery in Ireland complained
of in the said Appeal, whereby the Money received by
the Petitioner Dorothy Waller of one Mr. Knox, the
Nineteenth of March One Thousand Seven Hundred
and Four, with Interest for the same, should be brought
into Court, by the said Dorothy, by the Twenty-fourth
of August One Thousand Seven Hundred and Fifteen,
be, and the same is hereby, reversed; the said Lord
Kerry having declared, by his Agent at the Bar,
thereunto sufficiently authorized, "That he waived, and
would not resume, or insist on, his Privilege in the
said Cause:" And it is further Ordered and Adjudged, That the said Lord Kerry do give such sufficient
Security as to the said Court of Chancery shall be
thought fit, for the abiding the further Order or Decree
of that Court.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Sabbati,
vicesimum sextum diem instantis Maii, hora undecima
Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.