Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 11, 1660-1666. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Mercurii, 1 Augusti.
|L. Chancellor, Speaker.|
L. Great Chamberlain.
Viscount Say & Seale.
Ds. Howard de Charlton.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. (fn. 1) Byron.
Ds. De la Warr.
Answer from H. C.
Col. Tomlinson to be left out in the List of the late King's Judges.
And it appearing by him, that the late King did express to him that Colonel Tomlinson had carried himself civilly towards His Majesty, therefore desired he might find Respects; and it did not appear to their Lordships that the said Colonel Tomlinson did sign the Warrant for the Murder of the King:
L. Poulet's Cause.
Sheriff of Oxon refused to assist the Gentleman Usher's Deputy, in apprehending Scrope.
The Gentleman Usher acquainted this House, "That the Sheriff of the County of Oxon did refuse to assist his Deputy, in apprehending of Adrian Scrope, One of the Persons that gave Sentence upon the late King, and signed the Warrant for his Execution; whereby the said Adrian Scrope escaped:"
Howcott against Tench.
Bill of Indemnity.
The Lord Robertes reported from the Committee, "That their Lordships Opinion is, That Colonel Francis Hacker, Sir Henry Vane, Sir Arthur Hasilrig, Colonel John Lambert, and Colonel Daniell Axtell, be wholly exempted out of the Bill of Indemnity."