Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Mercurii, 29o Januarii, 1605
Assurance of Lands.
Committed to Mr. Secretary Herbert, Mr. Solicitor, Mr. Fuller, Sir Chro. Brook of York, Sir Rob. Johnson, Sir H. Nevill, Mr. Hyde, Sir Roger Owen, Sir John Savill, Mr. Hare, Mr. Overbury, Sir Edw. Grevill, Mr. Hoskins, Mr. Martin, Sir Geo. Moore, Sir Rob. Miller, Sir John Bennett, Sir Nath. Bacon, Sir Herbert Crofts, Sir Edm. Bowyer, Sir Rob. Oxenbridge, Sir Walter Cope, Sir Edw. Herbert, Sir Tho. Maunsell, Sir John Trevor, Sir Tho. Holcroft, Mr. Wyseman, Sir Tho. Freak, Sir Robert Napper, Sir John Boys : - Tuesday, Exchequer Chamber.
Mr. Speaker reporteth a Commandment from his Majesty, that the King accepteth and approveth the Intentions of the House in their Endeavours touching Religion, and wisheth a speedy Proceeding, that Particulars may not hinder such great Causes as are to come in.
2. Reading: - The Bill for the better Observing, and Keeping holy the Sabaoth Day, or Sunday: - Committed to the Lord Howard of Walden, Mr. Secretary Herbert, Sir John Heigham, Mr. Fuller, Sir Fr. Eure, Sir Vincent Skynner, Sir Jho. Biggs, Sir H. Goodyeare, Sir Wm. Liggon, Sir Henry Nevill, Sir Edw. Mountague, Sir Fr. Barrington, Mr. Wyseman, Sir Tho. Smyth, Sir John Boys, Sir Edw. Grevill, Sir Timo. Whittington, Sir Wm. Stroud, Sir Geo. Moore, Sir Jerome Horsey, Sir Tho. Maunsell, Sir Geo. St. Poll, Sir John Hungerford, Sir Edm. Sheffield, Mr. Alford, Sir Wm. Wray, Sir Tho. Beamount, Sir Rob. Maunsell, Sir Rob. Wingfield, Mr. D. James, Sir Edw. Herbert, Sir Nich. Saunders, Sir Antho. Rowse, Sir Nath. Bacon, Sir Rol. Litton, Mr. Good: - Monday, Chequer Chamber.
2. Reading: - The Bill for the Naturalizing of Dan Godfrey, of the Parish of St. Buttolphes without Algate, Gentleman : - Committed : - Sir John Swynnerton, Sir H. Billingsley, Mr. Recorder, Mr. Martin, Sir Tho. Smyth, Sir John Smyth, Sir John Scott, Sir Chro. Perkins, Mr. Fuller, Sir Walter Cope: - Monday, Chequer