Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Lunae, 11 Die Junii, 1604
The Bill of Restitution in Blood of Thomas, John, and Edw. the Three Sons, and Bridgett, Anne, and Jane, Three Daughters, of John Littleton, of Frankley in the County of Wigorn, Esquire, deceased: - Second Reading, and committed to Sir John Thynne, Sir H. Bromley, Mr. Hitcham, Sir Charles Cornwallys, Mr. Ed. Bromley, Burgesses of Worcester, Sir Tho. Biggs, Sir John Peyton, Mr. Overberry, Mr. Nath. Bacon, Sir Jo. Heigham, Burgesses of Salisbury, Mr. Hyde, Mr. D. James, Mr. Pulliston, Sir Edw. Grevill: - Temple Hall, Wednesday.
E. of Marre's Nat.
The Bill for the Naturalizing of John Earl of Marre, and for Confirmation of Letters Patents made unto him: - Second Reading, and committed to Sir Jo. Heigham, Sir H. Beamount, Sir Geo. Fleetwood, Mr. Parkinson, Mr. Moore, Sir Geo. Moore, Mr. Lawrence Hyde, Sir Vincent Skynner, Sir Tho. Hobby, Sir Rob. Wingfield, Mr. Brock, Sir Jo. Thynne, Mr. Hedley, Sir Jerome Horsey, Sir Herbert Crofts, Mr. Overberry, Mr. Noye, Sir Tho. Horsman, Sir Jo. Peyton, Sir Edw. Stafford, Sir Fr. Barrington, Mr. Yelverton, Mr. Fuller, Sir Roger Aston, Sir Roland Litton, Mr. Nath. Bacon, Sir Jo. Savill: - Thursday, Temple Hall.
Sir Jo. Heigham bringeth in the Bill for the Sale of the Manor of Dages, in Raveningham, by Henry Jernegan, the younger, &c. from the Committee, without Amendments: - But not then read for Passage; - Deferred.
Ly. Kildare's Letters Patent.
The Bill for Confirmation of Letters Patents, made to the Right honourable Charles Earl of Nottingham, Lord Admiral of England, Thomas Earl of Suffolk, Lord Chamberlain, Sir John Luson and Sir John Trevor, Knights, for the Use and Benefit of the Lady Frances Dowager of Kildare, and now Wife of Henry, late Lord Cobham, attainted, with Amendments; which were twice read, and allowed. -
The Bill for the Making void of a Decree in Chancery, and of the Assurance made thereupon by Sir Tho. Jermy, Knight, and Dame Joane his Wife, to Sir Mark Styward, Knight, of certain Lands and Tenements in the Isle of Ely, in the County of Cambridge. - By Sir Rob. Wroth, as thought an unfit Bill to pass; and, upon the Question, rejected.
Mr. Serjeant Shirley bringeth in, from the Committee, the Bill for the better Execution and Explanation of the Statute of Bankrouts, with a new Title, viz. For the better Relief of the Creditors against such, as shall become Bankrout; with other Amendments; and the Amendments read; and, upon the Question, ordered to be ingrossed.