House of Commons Journal Volume 1: 15 April 1606

Pages 298-299

Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.

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Martis, 15 Die Aprilis


B. AGAINST such as, coming to Church, refuse to receive the Sacrament of the Lord's Supper, brought in by Sir Fr. Barrington: - To be ingrossed. - Amendments read.


2. Reading: - New Bill for the Draining of Fens, &c. - Secondly read, and committed to the former Committee : - Thursday come sennight. - Added; Sir Dan. Dun, Mr. Moore, Sir Roger Aston, Mr. Wyseman, Sir Gam. Capell, Mr. Tho. Trevor, Sir Wm. Stroud, Mr. Crewe, Mr. Chock, Mr. Hoskins, Mr. Shelley, Sir Vincent Skynner.


11. Grievance, touching Sir Roger Aston's Patent of green Wax. -

Much Dispute in this Cause. - Mr. Moore, Sir Tho. Holcroft, Sir Edw. Grevill, Mr. Kirveth, Mr. Glasier, Mr. Martin, Mr. Wyseman, Mr. Wentworth. -

The Word of Green wax will not carry the Forfeiture of Recognizances.

Sir Fr. Goodwyn, in a long and good Speech.

Mr. Hoskins, Mr. Solicitor. -

In this Dispute, Sir John Crook and D. Hone bring from the Lords Two Bills :

Lord Cobham's, &c. Forfeitures.

B. For the Establishing in the Crown, the Lands and Possessions of Henry late Lord Cobham and Geo. Brook Esquire, attainted of High Treason, with a Confirmation of Grants made by his Majesty.

Foulys' Nat.

B. For the Naturalizing of Sir David Foulys Knight, and for the Confirmation of certain Letters Patents by his most excellent Majesty to him made. -


Sir Herbert Crofts, touching the Grievances.

Q.Whether the Substance of this Article shall be inserted in this Petition ?

The House divided :

With the Yea, 109.

With the Noe, 104. -



Amerciaments of Jurors; Sir H. Brunkard; Issues of Jurors: - Counsel on Monday come-sennight, in the Afternoon. -

Counsel for the Duke.

Conference reported.

Sir Henry Hubbard reporteth the Proceedings of the Conference Yesterday. - Canterbury: - The Causes of great Importance; required great Deliberation ; - They would report to the House, receive Direction, and send Answer; and did not reply at all.


Subsidy, Tomorrow in the Afternoon, to be secondly read. .


All Men to bring in their Bills to the Clerk, and leave them till after Easter.

Leave of Absence.

Mr. Carye, of Clavelly, hath Leave.


From Friday to Thursday adjourned.


Sir John Crook, Mr. D. Hone : -

Entered into Consideration of the grave, learned, Conference: - Performed with Wisdom, Learning, Modesty, Respect, Conscience. - They are willing to attend another Conference upon Thursday.

The House will attend the Time and Place, with the same Committees -

To present Thanks from this House.

Leave of Ab.

Mr. Brook, of Leerpoole, hath Leave.