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, 17 Februarii
Ly. Griffin's Estate.
L. 1a. AN Act for the Lady Eliza Griffin's quiet Enjoying of the Castle and Manor of Braybroohe, in the County of Northampton, according to a Lease made thereof, in Trust for her, by Sir Tho. Griffin Knight, her late Husband, for the Term of 100 Years (if she so long shall live) notwithstanding a Lease thereof made, by Fine sur Concessit, by Sir Ed. Griffin Knight, deceased, for the Term of 21 Years, and notwithstanding a Decree and Orders made in the Court of Chancery to the Chancery [a].
Perriman, called in, at whose Suit the Subpoena served on Mr. Speckat, says, he was privy to it; gave Order to a Footman, to bring down a Subpoena; who served it on Mr. Speckat, the first Day of Privilege,
Seizure of Goods.
Sir Will. Boulstred, Mr. Morris, Sir Rob. Harley, Sir Rob. Pye, Mr. Bradshaw, Sir Raphe Hopton: This Committee is appointed to take the Names, at the Fast To-morrow, of all the Members of the House; and to take Care of the Money collected.
The Committee, that was appointed to take Consideration, of the Lord Treasurer, and Barons Answer, to meet on Thursday next, at Two Clock, former Place: And this Committee is likewise to take into Consideration, what Course is fit to be taken, to put the Merchants in Possession of their Goods.