DIE Jovis, 9 die Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Sir Orlando Bridgman, Miles et Bar. Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Robertus Comes Lyndsey, Magnus Camerarius Angliæ.
Edwardus Comes Manchester, Camerarius Hospitii.
Comes St. Albans.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
Ds. Arlington, One of the Principal Secretaries of State.
Ds. Berkley de Berk.
Ds. Howard de Chark.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Herbert de Cherb.
Ds. Gerrard de Brand.
Accompts of Administrators Bill.
This Day being appointed to read the Bill for continuing and better regulating the Accompts of Administrators; a Proviso was offered to the House, for a
Rule to be observed by the Judge in making Distributions, which was read: And, upon Consideration, it was
agreed by the House, That the Widow shall have a
Moiety of the Intestate's Estate, where there are no
Children; and the Heir shall have a Share in the Personal Estate of his Father, besides his Inheritance in
Land. And accordingly the Proviso is to (fn. 1) be amended
It is further Agreed, that the Preamble in the said
Bill shall be left out; and the Word ["continuing"] to
be omitted in the Title, and the Word ["aforesaid"]
in the Body of the Bill to be left out; and the Bill to be
read the Third Time To-morrow Morning, with this
Proviso and Amendments.
Bill against Duels.
ORDERED, That the Bill against Duels shall be read
the Second Time on Saturday Morning next.
ORDERED, That the Earl of Dorsett report the Business concerning Mr. Byron, from the Committee of
Petitions, on Saturday Morning next.
Mildmay and Cheeke.
ORDERED, That these Words, videlicet, ["by which
the said Parties do make out their Claim"] be left
out, in the Order made the 7th of April Instant, in the
Case of Mr. Mildmay.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem crastinum,
videlicet, 10um diem instantis Aprilis, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.