Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 4, 1644-1646. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Die Veneris, Februarii 28, 1644.
And the Colonels and Officers of the Foot and Horse Regiments were all, particularly, one by one, read; and, one by one, voted; and all approved of by the Question; only Colonel Ayloffe was referred back to Sir Tho. Fairefaxe.
Ordered, That it be especially recommended to the Earl of Manchester, forthwith to give Order to secure the Horse and Arms of Captain Poe's Troop; and to turn That Troop over to Sir Thomas Fairfax: And Sir Jo. Potts is to acquaint the Earl of Manchester with this Order.
Ordered, That the Committee of Kent, Members of this House, do confer with Sir Thomas Fairfax about the Officers to be in Colonel Weldon's Regiment: And Sir Wm. Strickland is added to this Committee for this Occasion.
|Colonel Long,||Tellers for the Noe:||42.|
|Sir John Evelyn,||With the Noe,|
|Mr. Bainton,||Tellers for the Yea:||27.|
|Mr. Tate,||With the Yea,|
|Sir H. Heyman,||Tellers for the Yea:||28.|
|Sir Arthur Hasilrig,||With the Yea,|
|Mr. Recorder,||Tellers for the Noe:||31.|
|Sir Christopher Wray,||With the Noe,|
Resolved, &c. That Two thousand Pounds more shall be advanced out of the Excise, for Payment of my Lord General's Foot about Redding, Farnham, &c.: And Mr. Nicoll is appointed to move the Commissioners of Excise herein.
Ordered, That Mr. Recorder do write a Letter of Thanks, from this House, to Colonel Massy, for the good Services done by him: And that the Committee, appointed for Payment of Five hundred Pounds to him, do pay the same with all Expedition.