Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 10, 1648-1649. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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Die Martis, 9 die Maii.
L. Viscount Say & Seale.
Ds. La Warr.
Answer from the H. C.
Munster Officers Petition for Arrears.
Petition from the Common Council of London:
A Petition was presented to this House, by Alderman Avery and other Citizens of London, in the Name of the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and Commons, of the City of London, in Common Council; which, being received, was read publicly.
Committee to prepare an Answer to it.
L. Viscount Say & Seale.
Message from the H. C. with Instructions for the Commissioners in Scotland; and with Votes.
Sheriff of Warwick to attend.
Message to the H. C. about the following Particulars.
Ordinance to unite Baltimore and Huxholme Churches.
Answer to the Petition from the Common Council.
The Earl (fn. 1) reported the Draught of the Answer to be returned to the Petition of the City, drawn up by the Committee; which was read.
Then the Petitioners (fn. 2) were called in again; and the Speaker read the Answer to them, as followeth:
"The Lords have taken your Petition into their Consideration; and because the Day is far spent, and the Petition contains Matter of great Consequence, their Lordships have appointed a short Day to take a Resolution thereupon, wherein they hope to fall upon such Ways as may best conduce to the Safety and Welfare of the Kingdom and City."
Sir P. Pindar and the E. of Mulgrave, about Allum Mines.
A Petition of Sir Paul Pindar was read; desiring, to be heard, before he be outed of the Allum Mines in Mulgrave, (fn. 3) to which he pretends he hath legal Right in Law by Patent; and that there be other Things granted in the Patent besides the Allum Mines:"
Ponder to be instituted to Courtnall;
Ordered, That Dr. Heath give Institution and Induction unto Wm. Ponder Clerk, Master of Arts, to the Rectory of Courtnall, in the Diocese of Peterborough, void by the Death of the last Incumbent; salvo Jure cujuscunque: Granted by the Great Seal.
Ellis to South Kyme;
Ordered, That Dr. Aylett give Institution and Induction unto Jo. Ellis Master of Arts, to the Vicarage of South Kyme, in Com. Lincolne, void by the Death of the last Incumbent; salvo Jure cujuscunque: Granted by the Great Seal.
and Lawson to Croxby.
Ordered, That Dr. Aylett give Institution and Induction unto Vincent Lawson Clerk, to the Rectory of Croxby, in Com. Lincolne, void by the Death of the last Incumbent: Granted under the Great Seal; with a salvo Jure cujuscunque.
"An Instruction for Charles Earl of Nottingham, Henry Earl of Stanford, Brian Stapleton, Robert Goodwin, William Ashburst, and John Birch, Esquires, Commissioners from the Parliament of England to the Parliament of Scotland.
Instruction for the Commissioners in Scotland, about the Surprizal of Berwick and Carlisle.
"You, or any Two of you, are to signify to the Parliament of Scotland, or (they not sitting) to the Committee of Estates of that Kingdom, That the Town of Berwicke and City of Carlile are surprized, by some Delinquents, Enemies to both Kingdoms, who were lately in that Kingdom; and, as we are informed, it is by some of those that were demanded from the Parliament of Scotland."
Ld. Fairfax to march into the North.
"Ordered, by the Lords and Commons in Parliament assembled, That the General be desired forthwith to go down into the North, with such Force as he shall think fit, to reduce the Places in those Parts seized on and possessed by Delinquents and Enemies to the Kingdom, and for preventing any Danger that may arrive to those Parts, or to the Disturbance and Danger of the Peace of the Kingdom."
Marsh to be Sheriff of Camb. and Hunt.
"Ordered, by the Lords and Commons in Parliament assembled, That they do nominate and approve of Thomas Marsh Esquire, to be High Sheriff of the Counties of Cambridge and Huntington; and that the Commissioners of the Great Seal do pass a Patent, under the Great Seal, to the said Thomas Marsh, to be Sheriff of the said Counties accordingly."