DIE Lunæ, videlicet, 21 die Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. St. David's.
Epus. Cov. et Lich.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Comes St. Albans.
Ds. Howard de Charlt.
Ds. Berkley de Strat.
Message from H. C. to remind the Lords of a Bill.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Sir John Duncomb and others:
To put their Lordships in Mind of a Bill formerly
brought from the House of Commons, concerning
Sheriffs; wherein they desire their Lordships Concurrence, with as much Expedition as conveniently may
Sheriffs Accompts Bill.
ORDERED, That the Committee for this Bill, being
now sine Die, shall meet To-morrow Morning, at Eight
of the Clock.
And these Lords following are added to the said Committee:
The Lord Chief Baron and
Are to assist the Committee.
Mr. Justice Windham,
Bill to illegitimate Ly. Roos's Child.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the illegitimating of the Child named Ignotus, born of the
Body of the Lady Anne Rosse."
Immediately before the Reading of the aforesaid Bill
was read a Petition of Anne Lady Roos, whereupon this
Order following was made; videlicet,
Lv. Roos, Liberty to attend this Business, and Counsel assigned her.
"ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the Cause concerning
Anne Lady Roos, Wife of John Lord Roos, upon a
Bill and Petition depending in this House, shall be
heard, at this Bar, on Tuesday the Sixth Day of May
next, by Counsel on all Sides; and that the said
Lady shall have free Liberty to go in and out in
Safety, without Molestation, for the following and
looking after her Business, during all the Time of
the depending of it in this House; and further,
that Mr. Arthur Trever, Mr. Jones, Mr. Scroggs, and
Mr. Offley (mentioned in the Petition), are hereby
assigned her for Counsel; and lastly, that the Lord
Marquis of Dorchester and the Earl of Rutland may
have Copies of the said Petition, if their Lordships
Morley versus Elwes & al.
The Cause concerning Cutbert Morley Esquire, Jeremy Ekwes, Henry Elwes, Laurance Maidwell Esquire,
John Hill, Henry Pownell, and John Jackson, coming this
Day to a full Hearing, by Counsel, at the Bar, upon a
Petition of the said Morley, exhibited to this House:
It is ORDERED and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said
Petition, and the whole Matters therein contained, are
hereby totally dismissed this House; and the several
Parties left to their ordinary Course at Law or Equity.
Yates versus Hoskins, in Error.
Upon hearing the Counsel argue the Errors at this
Bar, in the Writ of Error depending in this House, between Yates Plaintiff and Hoskins Defendant:
It is ORDERED, That this House will give Judgement herein on Thursday next; in the mean Time, Mr.
Justice Windham and Mr. Baron Tourner shall be attended with the Record, who are to state the Case, and
report their Opinions therein to this House, that their
Lordships may proceed to Judgement.
Read versus Regem, in Error.
Whereas Reade, Plaintiff in a Writ of Error wherein
the King is made Defendant, hath assigned his Errors,
according to an Order of the 14th of March last past,
and hath alledged Diminution:
It is ORDERED, That the said Plaintiff shall certify
Diminution on Thursday next, the 24th of this Instant,
that this House may proceed therein as shall be thought
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem crastinum, videlicet,
22um instantis Aprilis, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic