Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 2, 1640-1643. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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-, taken by spiritual Persons.Vide Nonresidents. Fast, Conference to be desired with Lords concerning a Fast of both Houses; a Committee to prepare Message for that Purpose, 16 Apr. Message reported, and to be sent; Day for a general Fast to be desired; Message deferred, 18. Motion for sending it, 20. Sent; Answer thereto, 21. King's Concurrence communicated by Lords; Conference desired by them concerning the Time, agreed to; Managers appointed; Conference held, 22. Reported; Time propounded by Lords agreed to; Preachers appointed; Message to acquaint them therewith; Report that Lords are not met; further Order for Delivery thereof, 23. Message sent; Report that they are busy; Message from Lords excusing themselves for not admitting the Messengers, 24. Another Message to be expected, 28.
-, Lord, 1641, Letter to him, presented from a Committee, to be signed by Speaker, and sent, 19 Aug.
-, 1642, his Letter concerning the good Condition of the good Party in Yorkshire, read, and referred back to the Committee for Safety of the Kingdom, 28 Oct.-Another Letter concerning a Conflict with Lord Newcastle's Army; Resolutions thereupon; a Committee to prepare a Letter of Thanks, 22 Dec.-Letter read, agreed to, and to be signed by Speaker, 6 Jan.-To be desired to continue his Method of paying his Army, 5 Jan.-Another Letter concerning some Difference in the Superiority of Command between him, Mr. Hotham, and others; Copy thereof to be sent to Lord General; Resolution concerning his Command of Forces drawn out of Hull; a Committee to consider the Authority granted by both Houses to him, Sir Jo. and Mr. Hotham; Lord General to make a Declaration of Commissions granted them; Sir Jo. Hotham to deliver Arms, &c. to him; another Committee to prepare a Letter to Sir Jo. Hotham, 12.-His Letter concerning a Victory over Lord Newcastle, and taking Leeds; and other Papers; a Committee to make Extracts thereof, and give Order for printing them; Day appointed for a Thanksgiving; Letters to be then read; Preamble to them read, agreed to, and to be printed; Conference to be desired with Lords thereupon; Managers appointed; Conference agreed to, and held, 30. Reported, 31.-Draught of a Declaration for clearing him from the Charge of Treason, read, and re-committed, 1 Feb. Reported from Re-commitment, and agreed to, 2. Lords Concurrence signified; Declaration to be printed, 3.-Another Letter relating the Taking-in of Tadcaster, and a Warrant aspersing him, and requiring no Obedience to be given to his Commands; Resolutions thereupon, 15. Vide Hutton, Sir Rich.-His Letter concerning the State of the Army, and desiring a Supply, and Copy of a congratulatory Letter to the Queen on her safe Arrival, severally read, 8 Mar.-Letters to be sent to Lords Lieutenants of several Counties to send Forces to him; the Committee for safety of the Kingdom to prepare and send them; Lord Fairfax to be desired to go in Person to Captain Hotham's Assistance, 9.
-, Tho. 1642. Petition referred to the Committee for Contributions, 29 July.
-, Sir Wm. 1642, to join Lord Fairfax with a Regiment to be raised by him, 17 Dec.
-, Mr. 1640, to be summoned to appear at a Committee, 22 Dec.
-, Lord, 1640, thanked for his Services to House, 14 Jan.
-, 1641, Consideration of printing his Speech referred to a Committee, 10 Apr.-Copy of his Letter to the Sheriff of Hants; a Committee to examine the Matter of Fact, 8 Feb.
-, 1642, House informed he is at the Door, with a Message from the King; Order touching the Manner of receiving him, 5 Sept.-His Letter to the Earl of Cumberland concerning the Action at Worcester, read, and to be burnt by the common Hangman, 8 Oct.-His Servant to be sent for in Custody; Examination referred to the Committee for Examinations, 16 Jan.
-, 1641, Lord Admiral to be desired to give Directions about a Ship from Limerick stayed there, 10 Mar.
-, 1642, Order concerning securing the Harbour, 18 Jan.
-, Antony, 1642, to have Liberty to remove his Goods into Kent, 27 Oct.
-, Lionel, 1642, Lord Keeper to be moved to put him into the Commission of the Peace, 12 May.
-, Mr. 1642, to be sent for as a Delinquent, 12. Nov.
-, Sir Tho. 1642, voted incapable of sitting during this Parliament, 7 Sept.
-, Christopher, 1642, to be saved harmless against a Bond, 7 Nov.
-, Rowland, 1641, Bill for settling Lands on him, and reversing a Decree, &c. read, 21 July.
-, of the Customs,1640, a Committee to examine Grants to them, and send for their Patents, 20 Feb.-Petition referred, 18 Mar. The Committee impowered to examine the latter Grants in King James's Reign, and send for the Patents, 20. Vide Customers
-, Edward, 1642, Order for his Discharge, 4 July.
-, Mr. 1640. Vide Privileges
-, Sir Thomas, 1640, Petition referred to the Committee of Privileges, 31 Dec.
-, Surry, 1641, Petition of Minister and Inhabitants read; Shepheard to be summoned to attend, 1 Sept. Vide Shepheard-Order for a weekly Lecture, 9.
-, 1642, a Committee to consider of Prisoners there, 3 Dec. Order for their Commitment to Lambeth-house, 23.
-, Castle, 1642, Care thereof to be recommended to Lord General, 23 Nov.
-, Mr. 1642, Previous Question concerning his Pension, Neg. 14 Oct.
-, Lionel, 1640, Petition read, and referred to Earl of Strafford's Committee, 19 Dec.
-, Mr. 1642. Vide Privileges.
-, Office, 1642,Proposition concerning it referred to the Committee for Propositions, 13 Sept.-Petition concerning it referred to the same Committee, 24.-Sequestering the Profits, and calling the Officers to Account for Arrears, referred to the Committee for Advance of Moneys, 15 Feb.
-, 1640, Resolution for it; Lords to be desired to join in a Request to the King; a Committee to view the Orders of last Parliament, touching a Fast, 6 Nov. Message to Lords for that Purpose reported, and to be sent, 7. Sent; their Answer; Message from them, signifying the King's Concurrence, and desiring a Conference about the Time; Conference agreed to; Reporter, and Assistants, appointed; Conference held, and reported; Time propounded by Lords agreed to; Message to acquaint them therewith; Report of Delivery; Preachers appointed, 9. House to meet at St. Margaret's, 16.
-, 1641, Resolution for a Fast; Lords to be desired to join in a Request to the King; a Committee to prepare Heads for a Conference concerning it, 17 Apr. Heads reported; Conference to be desired; Manager appointed, 28.-Petition concerning a Fast read; Conference to be desired with Lords thereupon, 26 Aug.-Message to Lords, acquainting them House had agreed to Three Days for solemnizing a Fast; Preachers appointed; St. Margaret's to be kept for Members, 17 Dec. Message from Lords, signifying King's Concurrence; Directions for the Observation thereof to be published through the City, 18.-Order for a general Fast to be printed, and dispersed by Members, 23 & 24. Message to Lords, desiring them to join in moving the King for Proclamation for observing it, and for a monthly Fast; Answer thereto, 24.- Fast to be solemnized by House in Lincoln's Inn Chapel, 21 Feb. At St. Margaret's; Members to take care the Church be provided, 22.-Preachers appointed; St. Margaret's to be kept for Members, 10 Mar.
-, 1642, Order for distributing Money collected there, 1 Apr. Preachers appointed, 12 & 27 Apr.-2 May.-20 June. -27 July.-31 Aug. - 28 Sept.- 26 Oct. -3 Nov.-28 Dec.- 25 Jan.-22. Feb. Thanked, and to print their Sermons, 27 Apr. - 25 May - 20 June. - 27 July.- 31 Aug. - 28 Sept. -26 Oct. -30 Nov.-28 Dec.-25 Jan.-One excused; another appointed in his room, 2 May.-A Committee to prepare Declaration for the solemn Observation of Fasts, 27 July.- Ordinance read, and agreed to, 22 Aug. Lords Concurrence signified, 24.-Declaration to dispense with certain Persons in London and Westminster that shall not observe the Fast, sent to Lords, 25 Oct.-Confession to be read in the Churches agreed to; Lords to be moved to join herein, 23 Jan.- Confession returned, with Amendments; Amendments, committed, 11 Feb. Read, and agreed to, with Amendments, 14. Conference to be desired thereupon; Managers appointed; Confession sent up by way of Message, and agreed to, 15.
-, 1642, Bill for more solemn Observation of the Days of public Fasting ordered, 27 July.-Read twice, and committed, 4 Aug.
-, Mr. 1641, his Case reported; Letter and Sentence to be read before any Resolution, 1 July. Letter read; Proceedings against him in the Starchamber voted illegal; Satisfaction to be made to his Executors; Case to be transmitted to Lords; Order for staying the Execution of a Process out of the Exchequer, 14. Member appointed to prepare the Transmission, 19.
-, Tho. 1642, to be sent for as a Delinquent, 7 Apr.
-, Michael, 1642, exempted from the Order for Stay of Proceedings against Sir Tho. Dawes, 3 May.
-, Mr. 1640, Petition referred to the Sub-committee for Irish Affairs, 12 Jan.-To Lord Montmorris's Committee, 5 Feb.-Report; his Case to be transmitted to Lords, 19 Mar.
-, 1641, Speaker to write a Letter to Lords Justices of Ireland for his Discharge, 18 June.-Declaration read, and to be ingrossed, 8 Sept. Ingrossed Declaration read, and sent to Lords; Report of Delivery, 9.
-, Dr. 1642, to be sent for as a Delinquent, 24 Dec.
-, Sir Leonard, 1642, to be sent for as a Delinquent, 30 Aug.
-, 1641, a Committee to consider of the Fees of the Clerk of House, Serjeant, and their Servants, 14 May.-Resolution touching Sums to be paid them by Members; Receivers appointed, 24 June.-A Committee to consider of the Distribution thereof, 2 July. Order for their Meeting, 12.- Report; confirmed; Resolution concerning the Distribution of the Remainder, 19 Aug.-Report concerning the Examination of the Receivers Accounts, 22 Mar.
-, 1641, a Committee to consider the Exaction of Fees upon the Collectors of Poll-money and Subsidies, 29 Oct.- Order for their Meeting, 30 Nov.
-, Wm. 1642, Order for re-delivering his Powder, or purchasing it for the Use of the Parliament, 17 Nov.-A Committee to inquire what is become of Part thereof; Remainder to be kept safe, 24.
-, Edmund, 1640, Petition referred to the Committee for the Charge against Sir H. Spiller, 21 Nov.
-, Charles, 1640, Petition referred to the Bishop of Ely's Committee, 19 Feb.
-, Sir Ro. 1642, to have Leave to go to the King with Money under 100 l 24 Aug.
-, 1640, Petition of Mr. Rich against Mr. George and Serjeant Hide, concerning draining them, tendered, 27 Nov. A Committee to examine it, 30.-Matter re-committed; Committee impowered to send for all Patents of Conservacy and Amerciaments, 16 Dec.
-, 1641, Order for their Meeting, 13 May. Meeting deferred; Parties dispensed with for their Attendance, 15.
-, Petition of Dr. Tomson, Margaret Kirby, &c. relating to the Fens, read, and referred to a Committee, 3 Dec. Other Petitions referred, 4 & 17 Dec.-10 & 20 Mar.-Order about bringing up Witnesses; the Committee to appoint Days for hearing, 19 Feb.-Order for their Meeting, 5 Mar. Committees added, 9.
-, Sir Wm. 1642, to be recommended for a Reformado Captain of Horse, 13 June.-Lords to be moved for that Purpose, 6 July.
-, Edward, 1641. Vide Privileges
-, Mr. 1642, to have Warrant to transport Particulars contained in a Note, 19 Aug.
-, 1642, Petition of Parishioners; Lecturer appointed, 17 Jan.
-, John, 1642. Vide Privileges
-, Mr. 1642, Order for Restoring his Horses, 21. Dec.
-, John, 1642, Petition concerning Obstructions in the Execution of Orders, and complaining of Persons refusing to assist him in conducting Rebels; sent to Lords; Petitioner called in; Purport of Speaker's Speech to him, 29 Apr.
-, Colonels Rich. and Edw. 1641, Report that the King had commanded the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland to recommend them to House to be Colonels; Lord Lieutenant to be acquainted they hold them unfit to be trusted, 27 Jan.
-, Lord, 1642, Order for discharging his Chaplain's Horse, 24 Oct.
-, Mr. 1641, his Letter read, 28 Aug.-Other Letters read, 6 Sept.
-, Sir Edw. 1642, to be sent for as a Delinquent, 30 Aug.
-, Lord Keeper, 1640, a Committee to prepare a Charge against him, 8 Dec. Order for their Meeting, 11. Petitions referred, 12 & 23. Committee impowered to consider all Matters concerning him; Report; to be resumed, 19. His Request to be heard assented to; Manner of admitting him; heard; Motion that his Admission might not be drawn into Precedent; Resolution for impeaching him of High Treason; Message to be sent to Lords for that Purpose, and to desire he may be sequestered, and committed, 21. Sent; their Answer; Matters tending to the Charge to be communicated to the Committee, 22.-Articles read, and re-committed, 5 Jan. Read again, and to be ingrossed, 11. The Committee to stand, 12. Order for proceeding, notwithstanding his Absence; ingrossed Articles read, and agreed to; Conference desired with Lords thereupon; agreed to; Members appointed to deliver them, 13. Thanked, 14.-Message to Lords, desiring an Examination of Witnesses in Presence of some Members; their Answer, 1 Feb. The Committee to appoint some of their Members for that Purpose, 2.
-, 1642, Lords to be moved for Proclamation for calling him in, 26 Mar.
-, Clement, Jo. and Charles, 1640, to be sent for as Delinquents, 23 Nov.
-, Edward, 1641, his Case reported; voted unfit to hold any Benefice in the Church; Case to be transmitted to Lords, 8 May.
-, Jo. of Feversham, 1642, to have Warrant to transport himself, &c. beyond Sea, 28 Oct.
-, Serjeant, 1642, brought up as a Malignant; to be disposed of by a Committee of both Houses, 21 Nov.
-, 1642, Petition of Parishioners concerning their Desire to retain their Preacher; Question for referring it to a Committee; Neg.; previous Question for putting the Question upon the Debate; Neg. 25 Mar.
-, Mr. 1642, his Complaints against Mr. Dixenwell referred to a Member, 17 Sept. Vide Dixenwell.
-, Nath. 1642, impowered to send Arms into Oxfordshire, 30 June.-Ordinance for raising Moneys for Maintenance of Forces levied by him read, and agreed to, 23 Feb.
-, 1641, Bill for erecting a free Parish Church in the Liberties thereof read, 18 Aug. Committed, 30.
-, Sir Leonard, 1642, to be sent for as a Delinquent, 7 Nov.
-, John, 1640, Bill to naturalize him, and Peter Heeren, read, 14 Dec. Parties take Oaths, 30.-Bill committed, 7 Jan. Petition referred; Committee added, 21.
-, Edmund, 1641, Petition referred to the Committee for Lords Message concerning Mr. Smart's Business, 16 July. Order for their Meeting, 19.-Counsel assigned him, 17 Aug. All that come to have Voices, 26.-Report to be made, 1 Sept.
-, Mr. 1642, Order for discharging his Horse, 29 Oct.
-, 1641, Business concerning it referred to a Committee, 31. Aug.
-, and Sikehouse, 1640,Bill concerning the Tenants thereof; to be read, 11 Jan. Read; not to be read Second time till further Order, 12.
-, Company, 1641,offer 100 Quarters of Wheat, or 150 l for Relief of Ireland, 31 Jan.
-, Sir Edward, 1642, his Letter concerning obstructing the Militia read; to be sent for as a Delinquent; Lords to be desired to join therein, 27 June.
-, Sir Robert, 1642, Resolution for impeaching him of High Treason, 27 Feb. Vide Cholmley, Sir Rob.
-, Mr. 1642, Order for allowing him 200 l out of the Contribution-moneys, 15 July. Agreed to by Lords, 20.
-, Mr. 1640, to sit till his Election is decided, 6 Jan.
-, Col. 1641, Serjeant to bring him in safe Custody; Witness examined touching his transporting Men to France; heard; Order for his Discharge, and further Attendance, 11 Nov.- Examined touching raising more Men; the Committee for Examinations to examine whether they be designed for France, 8 Mar.
-, 1642, Order for sending an Agent to the Governor; a Committee to think of a fit Person, 29 Oct.
-, Warden of, 1640, to clear Committee Rooms, 8 Jan. -to stay a Suit against Persons for a Bond taken of them for Fees, 28.
-, 1642, Petition of Prisoners referred to a Committee, 2 Aug.-Another read, and referred to the Committee for the Citizens Petition, 17 Nov.
-, Sir Wm. 1641, Order for bailing him, 20 Jan.
-, 1642, Lords to be moved to give Notice before he be discharged; committed to the King's Bench, 10 Nov.- His Petition; Earl of Lindsey to be acquainted with the true State of the Case, 20 Dec.-Order about exchanging him 14 Feb.
-, Mr. Vide Hutton
-, Mr. Counsellor at Law, 1642, to be summoned to attend, 6 Oct. Examined touching his Refusal to answer concerning the Propositions; gives his Answer; Order for his further Attendance, 15. His Offer of finding a Horse accepted; Order for his Discharge, 19.
-, Sir Miles, 1640. Vide Privileges
-, Mr. 1641, to be summoned to appear to answer a Petition against him, 25 Feb.-Witnesses to be summoned, 1 Mar.
-, Nath. 1642. Vide Privileges
-, County, 1641, Lord Fielding nominated Lord Lieutenant, 11 Feb.-Deputy Lieutenants approved, 18 Mar.
-, 1642, Lord Lieutenant to be moved for Order to put the Militia in Execution, 14 June.
-, Duke of, 1641, Complaint of his Agent about his Doors being broken open; Order for Discharge of his Kinsman and Servants, 2 Nov. Complaint referred to a Committee, 13. Committee revived, 15 & 20. Order for their Meeting; Committee impowered to examine any Charge against him, 20.
-, Wm. 1641, his Case reported from the Committee for Courts of Justice; Proceedings against him voted illegal; Reparation to be made him; his Bond to be delivered up, 26 May.
-, Rich. 1641, approved to be a Captain in the Navy, 10 Mar.
-, 1642, to be sent for as a Delinquent, for refusing to come to the Earl of Warwick, or deliver up his Ship; Lords Concurrence signified, 4 July.
-, Lord, 1641, to be recommended to Lord Lieutenant of Ireland for a vacant Commission, 5 Feb.
-, John. Vide Jacobs, Lucas.
-, Lord, 1642, his Letter communicated by Lords, and referred to the Committee for Irish Affairs, 12 Oct.
-, 1641, a Committee to consider of the Meetings and Preparations for raising Forces in several Places, 25 Jan.
-, 1642, Ordinance for preventing the assembling of armed Men in a warlike Manner, under Pretence of the King's Command; sent to Lords; free Conference desired by them thereupon; agreed to; Reporters appointed; free Conference held; Lords Concurrence signified, 17 May.
-, foreign, 1641, Motion concerning those that negotiate the bringing any into the Kingdom, 4 May. Resolution thereupon, 5.
-, Sir Wm. 1641, to be sent for as a Delinquent, 17 Aug. To be bailed, 24.
-, Edw. 1642, to be sent for as a Delinquent, for issuing a Warrant to injoin the County of Sussex to come in with Arms, 18 Nov.
-, David, 1642, to have Liberty to pass the Sea, with Two Servants and Three Horses, 7 Apr.
-, Isaye, 1642, to have Warrant to go for the North of Ireland, 28 Oct.
-, 1640, a Committee for them appointed; all that come to have Voices, 4 Dec. Committee added, 8.-Committee revived, 12 Feb.-Order for their Meeting, 6 Mar.
-, 1641, Instructions for the Commissioners read; Orders thereupon, 1 May.
-, 1641, a Committee to prepare Bill to ascertain the Bounds of Forests, 20 May.-Committee to stand, 1 June. Bill read, 12. Committed, 22.-To be reported, 10 July. Reported, and to be ingrossed, 14. Order for Third Reading, 16. Bill passed, 19. Returned from Lords, with Amendments; Amendments read thrice, and agreed to, 23. Bill sent up, 24.
-, Sir Faithful, 1641, to be recommended to Lord Lieutenant of Ireland for some Place of Command, 31 Dec.- -His Petition read; to be recommended as a Colonel, 27 Jan. Members appointed to recommend him, 28.-To be recommended in the room of one thought unfit, 1 Feb.
-, Edward, 1641, his Service in apprehending Irish Commanders come from France, and staying the Barque, approved, 14 Feb. Vide Saltcombe
-, 1642, to be thanked for it, 29 Mar.
-, Elizabeth, 1641, Petition referred to the Committee for Contributions, 5 July.
-, Peter, 1642, Committed to the King's Bench, 27 Dec. -to the Clinke; his Son to have Liberty to attend him, 31.
-, Sir Edmund, and John, 1642, committed to the Clinke, 27 Dec.
-, Sir Rob. 1642, Petition referred to the Committee for Contributions, 10 Aug.
-, and Castles, 1641,a Committee to inquire into the State of the Counties, with respect thereto, 5 May.-Order for their Meeting, 24 June.-Motion for renewing the Order for appointing the Committee, 12 July.-Committee revived; Order for their Meeting; impowered to consider of raising Moneys for the Supply and Repair of them, 20 Jan. - Message to Lords, desiring them to join in a Petition to the King to put the Forts into Hands recommended by the Parliament; Answer thereto; a Committee of both Houses to prepare the Petition, 1 Feb. Petition reported; a Committee of both Houses to attend the King with it, 2. His Answer reported, 4. Message from Lords, acquainting House the King would speedily send a further Answer; 6. Further Answer communicated by them, and referred to a Committee; Resolutions thereupon, 7. Returned from Lords, with Amendments; House adhere to their former Votes; free Conference to be desired with Lords thereupon; Managers appointed, and to prepare Reasons, 8. Reasons reported; free Conference desired; agreed to; held, and reported; Lords Amendments agreed to, 9. Names of all Forts, and their present Commanders, to be delivered to the Chairman, 12.-Order against Papists keeping any Forts, Castles, &c. 9 July.-Resolution concerning buying and selling Commands thereof; to be inserted in the Causes and Remedies of the Evils of the Kingdom, 17 Feb. Vide Grievances Members to present to the Committee Names of Persons fit to command them in every County, 18.
-, Tho. 1642, Lord Chief Justice to be required to grant Habeas Corpus, without Fee, for removing him from York Gaol, 4 Oct.
-, Christopher, 1642, Order for his Discharge, 5 Jan.
-, Captain, 1642, committed to London House, 9 Jan.
-, St. London, 1642, Petition of Inhabitants; Lecturer recommended, 29 June.
-, Captain Hen. 1642, to be sent for as a Delinquent, 20 Sept.-Remanded to Prison, 28 Nov.
-, Fra. 1642, Order for continuing him in Prison, 15 Sept.
-, Mr. 1641, to have his Goods out of the King's Warehouse without Security, 13 Aug.
-, Captain, 1642, Order for his Discharge, 10 Feb.
-, Peter, 1640, Bill for naturalizing him read, 18 Dec. Party takes Oaths, 22.-Bill committed, 15 Feb.
-, 1641, Reported, and to be ingrossed, 17 July.
-, 1641, a Committee to examine him concerning harbouring a Priest in his House, 9 July. Order for Judges of the King's Bench to proceed against him; to be delivered to them, 10.-Has Liberty to transport Corn from Caen to Dublin, 7 Mar.
-, Jo. 1642. Vide Privileges
-, Mr. 1642, to be removed from the Gatehouse to Woodstreet Compter, 14 Feb.
-, Lieutenant, 1642, to be taken into Consideration for saving Hull, 27 May. Sir John Hotham to be desired to thank him, 28.
-, Rob. 1641, to be summoned to attend, 18 Mar.
-, Rich. 1642, Order for bailing him, 15 Aug.
-, Sir David, 1640, Petition avowed, and referred to Mr. Mauleverer's Committee, 23 Dec.
-, H. 1640, Petition avowed, and referred to Mr. Mauleverer's Committee, 23 Dec.
-, 1641, Lord Admiral to be desired to give Directions concerning a Ship from Loo stayed there, 10 Mar.
-, Captain, 1641, approved of to be Captain in the Navy, 10 Mar.
-, 1641, Lords to be desired to join in removing Ordnance, &c. from thence, 12 Jan. Marquis of Hamilton's Consent reported, 15. Message to Lords concerning removing them; Answer thereto, 17.
-, Mr. 1642, his House to be searched for Arms, 6 July.
-, Mr. 1640, Petition read, and referred to Dr. Leighton's Committee; to have Liberty to follow it, 25 Nov.-Report; Proceedings against him voted illegal; Satisfaction to be made him; a Committee to prepare a Transmission of his Cafe, 16 Jan.
-, 1642, Order for allowing him 20 l out of the Moneys collected of Members absent from Prayers, 9. May.
-, 1640, Election; Report touching it.-New Writ, 20 Mar.
-, 1641, Letters from thence referred to the Committee for Informations, 4 Mar.
-, 1642, Barque and Goods from thence to be sold; the Committee for the Navy to assign a Reward to the Seamen who brought it, 6 Feb.
-, Jo. 1642. Vide Privileges
-, Mr. 1642, to be sent for as a Delinquent, and bring a Copy of his Sermon with him, 16 May.-Day appointed for his Appearance; Order to be sent, upon his Failure, for expelling him the College and University, 4 June.
-, 1641, Lord Admiral to be moved to inform House whether he has received any Intelligence of stopping English Ships there, or of Preparations for England or Ireland; his Answer reported, 26 Feb.-His Relation of the Discovery of Forces upon the French Coasts, communicated by Lords; Orcer for thanking him, and giving a Recompence to the Party employed, 22 Mar.
-, 1642, Message from Lords concerning Information of Forces in France; Sir Philip Cartwright called in, and heard; Order thereupon, 26 Mar.
-, Philip, 1642, Bill of Exchange drawn by him accepted; Order for Payment, 17 Jan.
-, Captain, 1642, to be sent for as a Delinquent, 25 Apr.
-, Dr. 1642. Vide Privileges
-, Ralph, 1642, to have Warrant to go beyond Sea, 19 Dec.
-, Vide Hospitals
-, Merchants,1641, Petition read, 1 June.
-, Ambassador, 1641, Conference desired by Lords concerning a Message from the King about his Request to have Soldiers for his Master's Service; agreed to; Reporters appointed; Conference held, and reported, 20 July. Message to be considered, 20 July.-11 Aug. Free Conference desired by Lords concerning it; agreed to; Reporters appointed; free Conference held, 13. Reported, 14. Resolution against levying any; agreed to by Lords; a Committee of both Houses to prepare a Dispatch to the King concerning it, 28.- Order for stopping the Transportation of Horse or Foot from England or Ireland; Members to inquire of the Ambassador by what Authority he treats of Levies; Report that he is out of Town; other Members to acquaint him with the Order against transporting Forces, 8 Sept. Letter about it presented, to be signed by Speaker and sent to Lords Justices of Ireland, 9.-Complaint of a Pamphlet printed against him; Alsop to be summoned to attend; Member to present a Declaration for his Satisfaction, 18 Nov. Declaration read, and to be printed, 20. Motion for an Addition thereto; Printers to be sent for as Delinquents; printing the Pamphlet referred to the Committee for printing, 24.-Conference desired by Lords concerning his Request to the King, in favour of Eight Priests, and King's Answer; agreed to; Reporters appointed; Conference held, and reported, 8 Dec.
-, 1641, a Committee to prepare a Message to him concerning Informations of Succours coming from France to Ireland; Message reported, 22 Feb.-Letter from France directed to him, to be delivered, 25. Report of Delivery, and his Answer; Order for thanking him; Message to him concerning sending away the Capuchins, 26.-His Answer-another Message to acquaint him House accepts his Offer touching them, 2 Mar.
-, 1642, Conference desired by Lords concerning a Letter from him touching Advice about the Palatinate, 11 May. Vide Palatine-His Information concerning Propositions made to the House of Austria to be considered, 17 June. Member to acquaint him House is a Stranger to them, 27.
-, Painter, 1642, Order for burning his superstitious Pictures, and restoring the rest, 7 Sept.
-, Officers, 1642, Petition referred to a Committee, 12 Jan. Lift presented; Order for allowing them their Pay, 23.
-, Churches, 1642, Lift of Persons not receiving Contributions to be returned to Lord Mayor, 6 Dec.
-, Dancers, 1642, Order for discharging them, 26 Dec.
-, 1642, Petition of Inhabitants; Lecturer recommended, 10 Aug.
-, Wm. 1640, to be sent for as a Delinquent, 18 Nov.
-, James, 1640, Petition referred from the King to the Parliament, referred to the Committee for Algiers, 16 Mar. Vide Captives
-, Mr. 1641, appointed Commissary for the Magazine of Victuals at Chester; Credit to be given him towards providing it, 28 Dec.-Instructions; Order for a Salary to his Clerk; Justices of Peace, &c. to assist him, 7 Mar.
-, 1642, Order for accepting and paying a Bill of Exchange from him, 28 Mar.
-, Dr. 1641, a Committee to tender the Oaths to him, 26 May.-Serjeant to apprehend him as a Delinquent upon his Failure of Appearance before them, 1 June.
-, 1642, to have Liberty to go in safe Custody to Guildhall, 15 Feb.
-, 1640, Bill from Lords for altering the Tenure of Lands there held of the Bishop of London, 9 Jan.-Read, 22 Feb. Committed, 17 Mar.
-, 1641, Reported, 1 July. Passed, 27.
-, Mr. 1640, Report from the Committee for Religion touching him; to be sent for as a Delinquent, 23 Dec.- To be bailed, 19 Jan.
-, Captain, 1642, committed to the Gatehouse, 2 Nov.
-, Dr. Wm. Vicar of Cripplegate, 1641, to be summoned. to appear, 30 Oct.
-, 1642, Order for fending for him and his Curate as Delinquents, 4 July. Severally examined; Fuller discharged; Curate committed to the King's Bench, 13.-His Petition and Order for his Discharge, 4 Aug.
-, Dr. Dean of Ely, 1641, to be sent for as a Delinquent, for dangerous Words in his Sermon, 6 Nov. To be heard, 9. To be bailed, 11.
-, 1642, his Money to be employed for the Service of the Commonwealth, 18 Feb.
-, Tho. 1642, Lord Chief Justice to be required to grant Habeas Corpus, without Fee for removing him from York Gaol, 4 Oct.
-, Clayand Earth. Vide Wool-1641, Patent concerning it referred to a Committee, 13 May. Report; Order touching Arrears to Essex and Suffolk, 24.
-, 1642, Order for transporting it into any Part of the Kingdom, 7 Apr.
-, Henry, 1642, to be summoned to attend, 6 June. Members to withdraw and examine him, 7.
-, John, 1642, Petition; Order for bailing him, 7 Dec.
-, Mr. 1641, Motion for considering his Business, 12 July.