DIE Lunæ, 9 Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Lich. & Cov.
|Ds. Cowper, Cancellarius.
Dux Kingston, C.P.S.
Dux Newcastle, Camerarius.
Viscount St. John.
|Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Draycot versus Talbot.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Edward
Draycot Gentleman; complaining of a Decree of Dismission, made by the Court of Exchequer in Ireland, in
a Cause wherein the Appellant was Plaintiff, and Draycot Talbot by his Guardian John Graham Alderman,
John Wogan Esquire, Catherine Draycot Widow, John
Shore and Mary his Wife, and Jane Talbot Spinster,
were Defendants; and praying, "That the same may
be reversed, or such Relief given the Petitioner as
this House shall think fit:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the several Defendants abovenamed may have a Copy of the said Appeal;
and shall and are hereby required to put in their Answer or respective Answers thereunto, in Writing, on
or before Monday the Thirteenth Day of January next;
and that the Service of this Order on the Respondent's
Attorney or Clerk in the said Court of Exchequer shall
be good Service.
Blackwood versus Hamilton.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of James
Blackwood, of London, Merchant; complaining of several Interlocutors of the Lords of Session in Scotland,
of the Twenty-sixth of June and Seventeenth of July
1713, and of so much of the Interlocutor of the Twelfth
of February 1713 as takes away his Accumulations,
Penalty, and Expences, made on the Behalf of John
Hamilton, of Grange, Esquire; and praying, "That the
said several Interlocutors may be reversed; and, in
order thereunto, that the usual Summons may be
awarded to the said John Hamilton, his Tutors and
Curators, if any he hath; or otherwise to appoint
him a Guardian, to answer the said Appeal:"
It is Ordered, That the said John Hamilton, his
Tutors or Curators, may have a Copy of the said Appeal; and shall and are hereby required to put in their
Answer thereunto, in Writing, on or before Monday the
Sixth Day of January next.
L. Carteret's Petition referred to Judges.
Upon reading the Petition of John Lord Carteret and
William Hillersdon Esquire; praying Leave to bring in a
Bill, for the better Execution of an Agreement made
between the Petitioners, for the Exchange of a Fee Farm
Rent, in the Petition mentioned, belonging to the said
Lord Carteret, for a Parcel of Wood-ground and Lands,
in the Petition likewise mentioned, belonging to the
said William Hillersdon; and for confirming the Purchases made thereof, notwithstanding the Limitations
contained in their respective Marriage-settlements:
It is Ordered, That the Consideration of the said
Petition be, and is hereby, referred to Mr. Justice
Dormer and Mr. Justice Eyre; who are forthwith to
summon all Parties concerned in the Bill; and, after
hearing them, to report to the House the State of the
Case, with their Opinion thereupon, under their Hands,
and whether all Parties that may be concerned in the
Consequences of the Bill have signed the Petition; and
also that the Judges, having perused the Bill, do sign
Eversfield's Petition referred to Judges.
Upon reading the Petition of Charles Eversfield the
Elder, of Donn, in the Parish of Horsham, in the County
of Sussex, Esquire; praying Leave to bring in a Bill, for
settling upon his Son Four Hundred and Fifty Pounds
per Annum, in Possession, out of the Petitioner's Estate,
settled on his Marriage; and for vesting in Trustees
Four Hundred Pounds per Annum more of his said
settled Estate, to be sold, for the Payment of his Debts;
which the Creditors have agreed to accept of:
It is Ordered, That the Consideration of the said
Petition be, and is hereby, referred to Mr. Justice Blencowe and Mr. Justice Tracy; who are forthwith to summon all Parties concerned in the Bill; and, after hearing them, to report to the House the State of the Case,
with their Opinion thereupon, under their Hands, and
whether all Parties that may be concerned in the Consequences of the Bill have signed the Petition; and also
that the Judges, having perused the Bill, do sign the
Moor versus Mattocks.
Upon reading the Petition of Thomas Mattocks and
others, Respondents to the Appeal of Boyl Moor and
others; setting forth, amongst other Things, "That
this House, on the Fourth of June last, upon hearing Counsel, did adjourn the Hearing of the Cause,
upon the Appeal of the said Moor and others, to the
Fifteenth of the same Month; and ordered, that
the Appellants Agent should, within Three Weeks,
give the Petitioners Agent Notice, in Writing, of
the particular Exceptions and Branches of Exceptions they intended to insist and stand upon; and that
the Appellants should pay the Petitioners Twenty
Pounds, for the Costs of that Day's Attendance, in
respect of the Generality and Irregularity of the said
Appeal;" and praying, "In regard the Petitioners
Agent is now returned again to attend the same, that
a short Day may be appointed for hearing the said
It is Ordered, That this House will hear the said
Cause, by Counsel, at the Bar, on Friday the Twentieth
Day of this Instant December, at Eleven a Clock; and
that the Petitioners do forthwith give Notice of this
Order to the Appellants.
Birne & al. versus Hartpole.
Upon reading the Petition of Dame Anna Dorothea
Birne Widow, and Sir John Birne Baronet, an Infant,
by the said Dame Anna Dorothea his Guardian; setting
forth, "That, the last Session of Parliament, a Day was
appointed, for hearing the Cause wherein the Petitioners were Appellants, and George Hartpole,
Joshua Wilcocks, William Wilcocks, and others, Respondents, which could not then be brought to a Hearing; and that the said Joshua Wilcocks is since dead,
having first made his Will, and thereby constituted
Joseph Fade and Abel Strettell Executors, and devised
his Share of the Lands in Question to his Wife
Elizabeth for her Life, and, after her Decease, to his
Eldest Son and Heir Isachar Wilcocks and his Heirs
for ever;" and praying, "That the said several
Persons may answer the said Appeal; and that the
same may stand revived against them:"
It is Ordered, That the said Joseph Fade, Abel
Strettell, Elizabeth Wilcocks, and Isachar Wilcocks, do
put in their Answer or respective Answers to the said
Appeal, in Writing, within a Fortnight after the Service of this Order.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Jovis,
duodecimum diem instantis Decembris, hora undecima
Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.