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 Sabbati, 3 die Februarii.
E. of Lincoln desires Privilege in Mrs. Hadnett's Suit against him.
The Speaker acquainted the House with a Letter he hath received from the Earl of Lyncolne; intimating, "That his Lordship hath understood, from his Steward in Lyncolnshire, that one Mr. William Perkins, late Undersheriff of that County, hath extended some Lands of his Lordship's, as the Lands of his now Wife's, in Swayton, in that County, at the Suit of one Mrs. Hadnett; which his Lordship conceives is against the Privilege of the House; and therefore desires their Lordships will be pleased to order the Extent to be taken off, the Person that extended it to be sent for to answer his Contempt, and that, for the future, his Lands may be secured from Extents or any other Mean Process."