Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 3, 1643-1644. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Die Martis, Junii 11, 1644.
RESOLVED, &c. That Mr. Charles Cheyney, Son and Heir of * Cheyney Esquire, shall be discharged and exempted from Wardship, and from all Charges rising either by Body or Land; the Father presently paying down Five hundred Pounds, to be employed for the Benefit and Advantage of the Forces sent, and to be sent, into Oxfordshire: And it is referred to Mr. Lane and Mr. Whitelock to prepare an Ordinance to his Effect.
Ordered, That the rest of the Agents for the Protestants in Ireland, lately come to Town, be referred to Mr. Reynolds, Mr. Jephson, Lord Lisle, and Sir Jo. Clotworthy, in like manner as Captain Parsons was referred on Saturday, Junii 1 1644. They are likewise to attend the Committee of both Kingdoms, in like manner as Captain Parsons was then appointed.
Resolved, &c. That the Wardship of the Heir of Sir Wm. Savile shall be bestowed upon the Lord Wharton, by Patent under the Great Seal: And it is referred to Mr. Strode to prepare and bring in an Ordinance to this Purpose, with the Limitations and Conditions usual.
Interest on Loan.
Money advanced by Members.
Mr. Maynard, Mr. Cage, Mr. Whitelock, Sir Tho. Widdrington, Sir Tho. Barrington, Mr. Wheeler, are appointed to state the Matter of the Engagement of any of the Members of this House, for Monies advanced by them for the Service of the Parliament, upon Perusal of the Statute of Four hundred thousand Pounds.
Excise of Flesh, &c.
Members discharged &c.
An Ordinance for exempting and discharging of Mr. Charles Cheny, Son and Heir apparent of Mr. Francis Cheyney, from Wardship, was this Day read the First and Second time; and, upon Question, committed unto Mr. Whitelock and Mr. Reynolds, and all the Lawyers of the House.
Hatcher's, &c. Commitment.
Resolved, &c. That Mr. John Hatcher be forthwith sent up in safe Custody: And that the Lord Grey do inform the House, of the Reasons of the Commitment of him, and others, committed by the said Lord Grey.