House of Lords Journal Volume 12: 29 November 1669

Pages 277-278

Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 12, 1666-1675. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.

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DIE Lunæ, 29 die Novembris.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Arch. Cant.
Epus. London.
Epus. Durham.
Epus. Winton.
Epus. Ely.
Epus. Cov. et Litch.
Epus. Sarum.
Epus. Petriburgh.
Epus. Carlile.
Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Rochester.
Epus. Landaffe.
Epus. Lyncolne.
Epus. Asaph.
Epus. Chester.
Dux Cumberland.
Sir Orlando Bridgman; Mil. et Bar. Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Robertus Comes de Lyndsey, Magnus Camerarius Angliæ.
Jacobus Comes de Brecon, Senescallus Hospitii Domini Regis.
Comes Kent.
Comes Bedford.
Comes Nottingham.
Comes Suffolke.
Comes Dorsett.
Comes Bridgwater.
Comes Devon.
Comes Denbigh.
Comes Bristoll.
Comes Clare.
Comes Westmerland.
Comes Berks.
Comes Dover.
Comes Petriburgh.
Comes Chesterfield.
Comes Norwich.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes Rochester.
Comes Sandwich.
Comes Cardigan.
Comes Bath.
Comes Carlile.
Comes Craven.
Comes Aylsbury.
Comes Burlington.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
Vicecomes de Stafford.
Vicecomes Fauconberg.
Vicecomes Hallyfax.
Ds. Arlington, One of the Principal Secretaries of State.
Ds. Awdley.
Ds. Berkley de Berkley.
Ds. Sandys.
Ds. Windsor.
Ds. Eure.
Ds. Willoughby.
Ds. Pagett.
Ds. North.
Ds. Chandos.
Ds. Tenham.
Ds. Brooke.
Ds. Mountague.
Ds. Lovelace.
Ds. Powlett.
Ds. Coventry.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Powis.
Ds. Newport.
Ds. Hatton.
Ds. Byron.
Ds. Carrington.
Ds. Widdrington.
Ds. Ward.
Ds. Bellasis.
Ds. Gerard de Brandon.
Ds. Wotton.
Ds. Berkley de Strat.
Ds. Holles.
Ds. Cornwallis.
Ds. Delamer.
Ds. Ashley.
Ds. Crewe.
Ds. Arundell de Trerice.
Ds. Butler.


The Earl of Bolingbrooke, being not well, is excused for his Absence this Day.

Grenvile versus Elwes.

The House took into Consideration what further Directions to give to the Court of Chancery, in the Case of Bernard Grenvile Esquire and Jeremy Elwes Esquire.

And, after Debate thereof,

The Question being put, "Whether Directions be given to the Court of Chancery, that Mr. Elwes shall account for the Mean Profits of the Lands holden for Life, as well as of those in Fee Simple?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.


Memorandum, That, before the putting of the abovesaid Question, these Lords following desired Leave of the House to enter their Dissents, if the Question were carried in the Affirmative: Which being granted, they do accordingly enter their Dissents, by subscribing their Names:

"J. Bridgewater.

Upon Consideration had this Day, what further Directions shall be given by this House to the Court of Chancery, in the Case of Bernard Grenvile Esquire and Jeremy Elwes Esquire:

It is Resolved, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Mr. Elwes shall account for the Mean Profits of the Lands holden for Life, as well as of those holden in Fee Simple.

De Vaux versus Colladon.

Whereas Counsel on both Parts should have been heard this Day, upon the Petition of Sir Theodore de Vaux Knight, and the Answer of Sir John Colladon Knight thereunto; the Counsel of the said Sir Theodore de Vaux only appearing, who alledged, "That they had been oft-times so delayed, and their Client put to Charges, by the said Sir John Colladon:"

It is thereupon ORDERED, That he the said Sir John Colladon shall pay so much Costs as the said Sir Theodore de Vaux shall upon his Oath make appear he hath expended this Day concerning the said Cause; and that this House will hear Counsel on both Sides, upon the said Petition and Answer, on Saturday next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.


Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Mercurii, primum diem Decembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.

"Hitherto examined by us,"

J. Bridgewater.
Say & Seale.
Dud. North."