Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Veneris, 13o Junii
PETITION, Summer Islands: - This Afternoon, for...... Sir Jo. Davers, Sir Tho. Wroth, Mr. Cope, Mr. Waller -
A Petition, from the Goldsmiths, read.
Another Petition from the Exchangers.
Sir Edw. Coke, Mr. Seldon, Sir H. Middleton, Sir A. Ingram, Sir Ben. Rudyard. Sir M. Hubbard, Mr. Tomkyns, Mr. Rolles, Sir Eu. Thelluall, Mr. Cage, Sir H. Spiller, Sir Edw. Gyles, Sir Tho. Dacres, Sir Wm. Fleetewood, Sir Ro. Pye, Sir W. Earle, Mr. Mason, Mr. Mathewes, Mr. Godfrey. Sir Rich. Buller, Burgesses Bristow, Mr. Waller, Mr. Bunch, Sir Tho. Grantham, Sir Ro. Brookes, Mr. Cope, Mr. Ball, Mr. Owfeild, Mr. Harrys, Sir Francis Glanvyle, Mr. Rolles, Captain Roydon, Mr. Hoyle, Sir Wm. Masham, Mr. Jenner, Mr. Glanvyle, Sir Ro. Harley, Sir Jo. Lyster, Sir Tho. Barrington, Mr. Hanbury, Mr. Rolles the Merchant, to take Consideration of these Petitions, and hear the Cause, and the King's Counsel, if they will. Each Party to bring any principal Merchants, to inform concerning Importation: - To-morrow Afternoon, Two Clock, Star-chamber; with Power to hear Counsel, and send for any Merchants, or Records, or others, for their Information.
Greeneland Patent referred to the former select Committte. - Monday, Two Clock, Court of Wards. Muscovia Company Notice, and Counsel, if they will.
The Bill of Continuance, of Statutes, to be read presently.
Tonage and Poundage.
Sir Edw. Coke, Mr. Glanvyle, Sir Wm. Fleetewood, Mr. Hackwill, Mr. Harrison, Mr. Spencer, Sir Jo. Lyster, Mr. Waller, Mr. Greene, Mr. Bankes, Sir Francis Popham, Sir A. Ingram, Mr. Coke, Sir J. Perrott, Sir P. Hayman, Mr. Harrys, Captain Roydon, Mr. Ball, Mr. Morley, Sir M. Fleetewood, Sir Edw. Gyles, Sir Tho. Barrington, Mr. Kirton, Mr. Cage, Sir Tho. Grantham: This Committee to consider, and report to the House, what Course fittest to be taken about the Bill of Tonage and Poundage ; and have Power to send for any Persons, or Writings, to inform them : - To-morrow, Three Clock, Afternoon, in the Star-chamber.
Persons sent for.
Mr. Hilloway, Mr. Jacob, and Mr. Carmarthen, to be sent for, to attend this Committee.
This Afternoon, for second Reading or Reporting of private Bills, and Passing of Bills of Naturalization of Englishmen's Children, born beyond Seas.
The Sub-committee, appointed by the grand Committee for Grievances, to consider of the old Grievances ; with Addition of Sir Edw. Coke, Mr. Bankes, Mr. Ball, Mr. Crew, Sir Jo. Lyster, Mr. Harrys, Mr. Alford: - Two Clock, To-morrow, in the Court of Wards.
Privilege to Sir Jo. Hotham, for Stay of a Trial, concerning him. A Warrant under Mr. Speaker's Hand.
Enrolling Petition of Right.
Sir Edw. Coke, Mr. Hackwill, Mr. Selden, Mr. Ball, Mr. Glanvyle, Mr. Bankes, Mr. Noy, Mr. Littleton, to consider of a Frame of some Writs, for sending the Petition of Right to the Courts at Westminster, to be enrolled, or of any other Way, or Course, fittest for it: - To-morrow Afternoon, Five Clock, Inner Temple Hall.
L. 1a. An Act for the Assessing of Arms, and Ordering of Musters.
This Bill not to be read again till Nine Clock Tomorrow ; and then to be read.
The Commission for Consultation about raising Money by Impositions, or otherwise, dated ultimo Febr. last, which was after the Summons of Parliament -
Ordered, A free Conference to be desired with the Lords, concerning this Commission ; wherein to be prayed, the Cancelling of this Patent, and Enrollment, if any be, by the Judgment of the Lords House, and of the Warrant; and that the Projector may be enquired after, and Punishment.
Upon Question, this Commission against Law, and the Liberty of the Subject.
Upon Question, this to be done presently by Sir Edw. Coke.
Sir Edw. Coke reporteth from the Lords, that the Lords will give us a free Conference, between a Committee of both Houses, at Four of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Painted Chamber.
Sir Edw. Coke, Mr. Glanvyle, Mr. Hackwyll, Mr. Sherland, to speak at the Conference.
Sir W. Earle, Mr. Hampden, Sir Francis Steward, Mr. Coriton, Sir Ro. Mansfeild, Sir D. Digges, Sir Ro. Phillippes, Mr. Cage, Sir Wm. Croftes, Sir Wm. Armyn, to meet this Afternoon, Two Clock, Court of Wards, to take the Certificate of the Trinity House, Merchants, &c. for Loss of Ships.
Mr. Solicitor to move Mr. Attorney, to send down hither the Heads of the Pardon; and to intimate to him, that Sir Edw. Coke, Attorney, did so, and he himself the like in 21 Jac.
L. 2a. An Act for the Continuance and Repeal of Statutes: - Committed to a Committee of the whole House: - To-morrow in the Afternoon, in the House.
Upon Question, the Two Commissions, concerning the King's Debts, to be brought to the House To-morrow Morning; and Mr. Henry Stanley, and Mr. Edw. Ayscoughe, and Mr. John Richardson, to attend the House with them To-morrow Morning; and they to be warned by the Serjeant.
The Committee about the Certificate for Shipping, to have Power to send for any, to inform them: And their Certificate is to be of any Ships, or Barques, of what Burthen soever.
Charge against Mountagew.
Sir Ben. Rudyard, Sir Nath. Rich, and Mr. Hampden, Sir H. Martyn, Mr. Noy, and Mr. Sherland, to assist Mr. Pymme, concerning Mr. Mountagew's Charge.
The Presentment of the Popish Recusants to be To-morrow Morning, Nine Clock.
Sewster's Bill, - To-morrow, Two Clock, former Place.
L. 1a. An Act for the Confirmation of the Statute of Magna Charta, and other Statutes.
Examination concerning Mountagew.
The Mayor of New Wyndsor, now, and the last Year, called in, and asked concerning Mr. Mountagew his Speeches, and unbeseeming Actions, about the Bonfire lately there made, for the good Concurrence between the King and his People. -
Sir Wa. Earle, Sir James Perrott, Mr. Hampden, Sir Ro. Harlow, Mr. Wandesford, Sir Wm. Beecher : - To
meet at Two Clock this Afternoon, in the Exchequer; with Power to send for any.
Lord Morleye's Bill to be thirdly read this Afternoon.
Veneris, 13o Junii - Post meridiem
L. 2a. AN Act for the Naturalizing of Samuel Powell, born at Hamboroughe, in the Parts beyond the Seas, of English Parents. - Engrossetur.
Earl of Arondell.
Sir Edw. Coke reporteth the Earl of Aronell's Bill, with Amendment of some Letters, but of no Words.
Bromfeild, &c. Tenants.
L. 2a. An Act for the Establishing of the Estates of the Tenants of Bromfeild and Yales, in the County of Denbighe, and of the Tenures, Rents, and Services, thereupon reserved, according to a late Composition made for the same with the King's most excellent Majesty, then Prince of Wales . - Committed to Sir Edw. Coke, Sir Ewble Thelluall, Sir Rich. Gravenor, Mr. Coriton, Sir A. Ingram, Mr. Bankes, Mr. Shetland, Mr. Glanvyle, Mr. Crew, Mr. Long, Sir Edw. Leech, Sir Francis Darcy, Mr. Ratclife, Mr. Mallory, Sir Jo. Hotham, Sir Ro. Pye, Sir James Perrott, Mr. Kirton, Mr. Whitby, Sir Francis Barrington, Mr. Taylor, Mr. Wandesford, Mr. Manwaring, Sir Nath. Napper, Sir H. Spiller, Sir Jo. Wentworth, Mr. Whitaker, Mr. Whistler, Mr. Smyth, Sir Jo. Heveningham, Mr. Edwards, Mr. Ravenscrofte, Sir Tho. Cheeke, Mr. Aluredd, Sir Edw. Gyles, Sir Jo. Trevor: - To-morrow, Seven Clock, in the Star-chamber.
L. 3a. - Aldersey. - Upon Question, passed.
L. 3a. An Act for the Naturalizing of Samuel Powell, born at Hamboroughe, in the Parts beyond the Seas, of English Parents : - Upon Question, passed.
Ld. Morley's Estate.
L. 3a. An Act for the perfect Settling and Confirmation of the Estates, and Customs, of the Customary Tenants of the Right honourable Henry now Lord Morley and Lord Mounteagle, Baron of Rye, within the Manor of Hornby, and elsewhere, within the Townships of Tatham, &c. - Upon Question, passed.
Van Broughe's Nat.
Van Broughe. L. 2a. An Act -
Upon Question, committed to Mr. Noy, Sir Ro. Pye, Sir Ro. Harley, Mr. Edwards, Mr. Godfrey, Sir Jo. Trevor, Mr. Bunce, Mr. Spencer, Mr. Low, Mr. Mathewes, Mr. Arondell, Mr. Whitaker, Sir Edw. Gyles, Sir Rich. Grasvenor, Mr. Waller, Mr. Tomlyns, Mr. Harrys, Mr. Rolles the Merchant, Mr. Coke, Sir Jo. Hotham, Sir W. Earle, Sir Tho. Puckering, Sir J. Perrott, Mr. Lawley, Sir Ro. Brooke: - Monday Afternoon, Two Clock, Court of Wards.