Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Friday, the 23d of July, 1652.
THE Lord Gray reports four Names of Persons to be inserted into the Bill for Sale of Lands forfeited to the Commonwealth for Treason; which were read; viz. John Wiseman, in the County of Essex, Esquire; Sir Henry Killegrew of Lanrack, in the County of Cornwall; Sir Henry Farrar, in the County of Lincoln; John Hilton of Hilton, in the County of Duresme, Esquire.
Resolved, That the Names of Henry late Viscount Dunbarre of Holdernes, in the County of York, deceased; and of John now Viscount Dunbarre; be inserted into this Bill; and their Lands sold, for the Use of the Navy.
The Lord Grey also reports an Act for several Lands and Estates, forfeited to the Commonwealth for Treason, appointed to be sold for the Use of the Navy: Which was this Day read the First and Second time; and, upon the Question, committed.
A Proviso was tendered to this Act, in these Words; " Provided always, and be it further Enacted, That the Trustees in this Act named, shall be, and are hereby, authorized and required to convey unto George Joice of Portland, in the County of Dorsett, Esquire, his Heirs and Assigns for ever, Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments, appointed by this Act to be sold, of the clear yearly Value of One hundred Pounds per Ann. over and above all Charges and Reprizes; any thing in this or any former Act contained to the contrary in any wise notwithstanding:" Which was this Day read, the First and Second time.
Resolved, That this Bill, together with this Petition, be committed to the same Committee: And that they meet this Afternoon, at Three of Clock: And that Mr. Garland and Mr. Corbett be added to that Committee.