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 Saturni, 19 die Augusti.
L. Viscount Say & Seale.
Lesen, a Pass.
Harris sent for, for entering the Counters of Peterborough's House.
Upon reading the Affidavit of George Vaux; complaining, "That one Harris, a Constable, did enter the House of the Countess of Peeterbourough, and in it executed a pretended Warrant upon One of her Servants:"
Ordinance to associate the Five Counties of N. Wales.
Ordinance for Martial Law at Sea.
Message from the H. C. with Ordinances;-about Major Rolfe;-for the Revenue Committee to meet; and with Orders.
Major Rolse's Business.
Answer to the H. C.
That concerning the Business of Major Rolph, and the Votes concerning Judges going Circuits, their Lordships will take the same into Consideration, and send an Answer by Messengers of their own: To all the rest, their Lordships do agree.
Ly. Harcourt, a Pass.
Impost to be paid to Peers.
Chamberlain, Leave to come to London.
Ordered, That Mr. Chamberlaine shall have Leave granted him to come from Oxford, to London, about some urgent Occasions concerning his own Estate, and to return to Oxford again; and the Concurrence of the House of Commons to be desired therein.
Morris, alias Pointz, Business.
Ly. Paget, a Pass.
E. of Holland's Consinement.
E. of Lincoln, L. Colraine, and Drake, versus Ly. Delawar.
Ordered, That the Business of the Earl of Lyncolne, and also the Business of the Lord Colrayne, and likewise the Business concerning Roger Drake, wherein the Lady La Warr is concerned, shall be heard, on Tuesday come Sevennight, by Counsel on both (fn. 1) Sides, concerning the Matter of Privilege.
Dr. Bennett Leave to be absent.
Ordered, That Dr. Bennett shall have Leave to (fn. 1) be absent for Fourteen Days.
Ly. Cheek's Servant, a Pass.
Ware and Davenport.
Sir W. Button's Petition about his Composition.
Additional Order concerning 500 l. ordered for victualing Garrisons.
"Ordered, by the Lords and Commons assembled in Parliament, That the Order of the 18th Instant, for Five Hundred Pounds for Garrisons, have a Clause added, That the Monies be paid to such as the Committee of Lords and Commons at Derby House shall appoint to receive it; and that their Receipt for the same shall be a sufficient Discharge to the Treasurers at Habberdash'rs Hall; and that the same Monies be laid out by the Direction of the said Committee."
Committee for South'ton.
"Ordered, by the Lords and Commons assembled in Parliament, That Robert Walop Esquire, Sir Henry Mildmay, Colonel Whitehead, Colonel Norton, John Button, John Bulkley, John Lisle, and Robert Reynolds, Esquires, Peter Legay now Mayor of South'ton, Edward Hoper, George Gollop, Richard St. Barbe, Edward Exton, Peter Murford, Esquires, Richard Mayor, Francis Rivett, Esquires, Daniell Hercent, John Hildesly, Gentlemen, Robert Wroth, Captain George Embry, Captain Joseph Delamott, and Mr. Jacob Legacy, be a Committee for the Town and County of South'ton, for the Execution of all Ordinances of Parliament in the said Town and County."