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 Mercurii, 16 die Novembris.
Lord Mohun takes his Seals.
This Day Charles Lord Mohun, of Okehampton, sat in this House, by virtue of a Writ of Summons, bearing Date the 21 of October, Anno Regni Domini Regis Caroli Secundi 22°, upon his coming to Age, after the Decease of his Father Warwick Lord Mohun.
E. of Westmorland, Privilege.
Upon Complaint made to this House, "That the Earl of Westmerland, a Peer of this Realm, is dispossessed of some of his Possessions, during this Session of Parliament, contrary to the Privilege of Parlialiament:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lords Committees appointed to consider of the Privileges of the House of Peers, &c. shall examine the Matter of Fact complained of, and make Report thereof unto the House.
Count. of Peterb. versus E. of Peterb.
Upon reading the humble Petition of Elizabeth Countess Dowager of Peterborough; complaining, "That she is debarred from proceeding in a Suit at Law, for Recovery of the Rents and Profits of her Jointure, by the now Earl of Peterborough her Son:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Earl of Peterborough shall have a Copy of the said Petition, and be heard before any further Proceedings be had thereupon in this House.