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, 22o Die Januarii, 1605
Oath of Supremacy.
Parson of Radipoll.
Thetford School, &c.
1. Reading: - The Bill for the Confirming and Establishing of the Foundation of a School and Alms-house in Thetford, in the County of Suffolk, called, God's House in Thetford, lately erected by Sir Edw. Cleare, in Performance of the last Will and Testament of Sir Rich. Fulmerston Knight, deceased.
Preservation of King's Person.
Moved by Sir Henry Mountague, that the Committees, appointed to receive Articles for a Bill against Recusants, &c. may also receive and consider of some fit Bill for the Preservation of the King's Majesty's Person: - Resolved by the House.
Learned Ministry, &c.
Learned Ministry: - Non-residence: - Sir Vincent Skynner, Sir Tho. Beamount, Sir Jerome Horsey, Mr. Herbert Pelham, Sir Maurice Berkley, Mr. Bromley, Sir John Harper, Serjeant Barker, Mr. Winch, Mr. Wentworth, Sir Roger Wilbraham, Mr. James, Sir Wm. Stroud, Sir Tho. Hobby, Sir Jo. Williams, Sir Rob. Wingfield, Sir Jo. Bennett, Sir Geo. Moore, Sir Fr. Hastings, Mr. Crewe, Mr. Overbury, Sir Jo. Heigham, Sir Dan. Dun, Sir Chro. Perkins, Mr. Brook, Sir Fr. Barrington, Sir Edm. Bowyer, Sir Edw. Sandys, Sir Valentyne Knightley, Serjeant Shirley, [a]: - Tomorrow in the Afternoon, Temple Hall.
2. Reading : - The Bill for the better Execution of penal Statutes: - Committed to Mr. Solicitor, Mr. Recorder of London, Sir Fr. Hastings, Mr. Gore, Mr. Fr. Moore, Mr. Crewe, Mr. Serjeant Shirley, Mr. Hyde, Sir Rob. Hitcham, Sir Edw. Hobby, Sir Henry Billingsley, Sir Wm. Herrick, Sir Roger Owen, Mr. Blinco, Sir Geo. Moore, Mr. Wyseman, Mr. Hoskins, Sir Tho. Lake, Mr. Martyn, Sir Roger Aston, Sir Rob. Oxenbridge, Sir Fr. Barrington, Mr. Tate, Sir Jo. Hollis, Mr. Fuller, Sir Rob. Wroth, Sir Rich. Bulkley, Sir Edw. Hext, Sir Wm. Cornwallys, Sir Edw. Sandys: - To consider of other penal Laws fit to be abrogated: - Friday, Chequer Chamber.
Lady Cave's Jointure.
2. Reading: - The Bill for the Assurance of the Jointure of Dame Elionor Cave, Wife to Sir Thomas Cave, of Stanford, deceased : - Mr. Recorder, Sir Edm. Carye, Sir Rob. Oxenbridge, Sir Wm. Skipwith, Sir Wm. Slingsby, Sir Oliver St. John, Sir Maurice Berkley, Sir Rob. Wingfield, Mr. Fr. Moore, Sir Edw. Mountague, Sir Tho. Horsman, Mr. Fr. Tate, Sir Edw. Grevill, Sir James Harrington, Mr. Lawrence Hyde, Sir Nich. Saunders, Sir Tho. Lake, Sir Rol. Litton, Sir Herbert Crofts, Sir Tho. Beamount, Sir Valentyne Knightley: - Middle Temple, Saturday.