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, 12 die Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
|His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.|
Epus. St. Asaph.
Ds. Cancellarius Angl.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
Robertus Comes de Lyndsey, Magnus Camerarius Angliæ.
Henricus Comes Norwichiæ, et Comes Marescallus Angl.
Jacobus Comes de Brecknock, Senescallus Hospitii Domini Regis.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
Vicecomes de Stafford.
Ds. (fn. 1) Delawar.
Ds. Berkley de Berkley.
Ds. Arundell de Ward.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Gerard de Brand.
Ds. Berkeley de Strat.
Ds. Arundell de Trerice.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for enabling Robert Bellamy to sell Lands, for Payment of Debts."
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall pass?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Message to H. C. with it.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Sir John Coell and Sir Thomas Beversham:
To deliver the Bill of Robert Bellamy, and desire their Concurrence therein.
Sir W. Rich's Bill.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to confirm Articles of Agreement made upon the Marriage of Sir William Rich Baronet."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to these Lords following:
Their Lordships, or any Five; to meet To-morrow in the Afternoon, at Three of the Clock, in the Prince's Lodgings; and to adjourn from Time to Time.
King's Speech to be printed.
The Lord Treasurer reported, "That he and the other Lords appointed by this House have waited on His Majesty, to desire His Majesty would please to give Order, that His Speech spoken to both Houses on Saturday last may be printed and published; and His Majesty hath given Order for the same."
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for explaining and declaring the Extent of an Exception in the Deed therein mentioned."
Holdsworth versus Ly. Honywood.
Upon hearing of Counsel this Day at the Bar, as well upon the Behalf of William Holdsworth (Son-in-Law and Administrator with the Will annexed of the Goods and Estate of John Wood deceased), Plaintiff by Petition, as also of Dame Hester Honywood Defendant, in the Cause now depending in this House, being an Appeal from a Dismission of the Bill of the said John Wood out of the Court of Chancery, in the Two and Twentieth Year of the Reign of His late Majesty King Charles the First, concerning some Estate late of John Lamott deceased:
After Consideration of what was offered by the Counsel on either Part thereupon, the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled do order and adjudge, That the said Petition and Appeal of the said William Holdsworth be, and is hereby, dismissed this House.
Cholmley & al. versus The Grocers Company & al.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Cause now depending in this House, between Margaret and Elizabeth Cholmley by John Savile Esquire their Guardian, Sarah Smith Widow, and Sir Kingsmill Lucy Baronet, Plaintiff, by Petition, against the Warden and Commonalty of the Mystery of Grocers in London, Sir John Cutler, Sir Thomas Foote, Knights, Jeffery Howland, Thomas Gower, Esq. and others, Defendants, shall be heard, by Counsel on both Parts, at the Bar of this House, upon the said Petition, and the respective Answers and Demurrers of the said Wardens and Commonalty, and Jeffery Howland and Thomas Gower, on Tuesday the 18th Day of this Instant March, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; whereof the Petitioners are to give timely Notice to the said Wardens and Commonalty and other the said Defendants, by leaving a Copy of this Order with either of the Wardens, or at the Dwelling-house of the Clerk of the said Company.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Jovis, 13um diem instantis Martii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.