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, 19 die Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Order concerning returning the Names of Papists in and near London.
In Pursuance of His Majesty's Proclamation, dated the 14th Day of this Instant January, concerning the Removal of Papists Ten Miles from London, Westminster, and the Borough of Southwark:
It is this Day ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Justices of Peace of and for the Cities of London and Westminster and the Liberties thereof, and for the several Counties of Midd. Surrey, Kent, and Essex, be, and are hereby, required to take special Care, and give Order in their respective Precincts, for collecting the Names of such Householders as by the said Proclamation they are required to give His Majesty an Account of, and cause the same to be presented to the Lord Chief Justice of the Court of King's Bench with all possible Speed.
Love & al. versus Oxenden & al.
Upon reading of the Petition of William Love, John Buckworth, and others; shewing, "That they have a Petition and Appeal depending in this House, to which Sir Henry and Sir James Oxinden, Sir George Blundell, and Thomas Atkins, were, by Order of this House, dated the 30th Day of October last, appointed to put in their Answers in Writing within Fourteen Days next after Notice given thereof; which the said Sir Georg Blundell, upon Application to this House, hath had Time given him till the 22th Instant, for putting in:"
It is this Day ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Sir Henry Oxinden, and Sir James Oxinden, and Thomas Atkins, be, and are hereby, required to put in their Answer or respective Answers to the said Petition and Appeal, in Writing, at the Bar of this House, within Three Days next after Notice given them of this Order: And it is further ORDERED, That the serving of the Wife of the said Thomas Atkins (he absenting himself) shall be deemed a good Service, in order to his putting in his said Answer at the Time aforesaid.
Isack versus Davy & al.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Nicholas Isack Esquire, complaining of a Decree made in the Court of Chancery on the Tenth Day of February, 1671, by Sir Orlando Bridgman Knight and Baronet, late Lord Keeper of the Great Seal of England, concerning Monies to be paid by the Petitioner, as in the said Petition and Appeal is set forth:
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That William Davy, Gilbert Davy, and Agnes Magnet (Executrix of Thomas Magent), mentioned in the said Petition and Appeal, be, and are hereby, required to put in their Answer or respective Answers to the said Appeal, in Writing, at the Bar of this House, within Three Weeks next after Notice given them respectively by the Service of this Order upon them; and hereof they may not fail.
Bp. of Sarum Leave to depute a Person to preach 30th Jan.
This House was moved, in Behalf of the Lord Bishop of Sarum, who having received the Order of this House for preaching before the Lords in the Abbey Church at Westm. the 30th of this Instant January, his Lordship fearing that his Indisposition of Health may prevent him in obeying their Lordships Command herein, desires Permission of this House that he may depute a Friend to supply his Service, in case his Lordship shall not be able then to preach.
Which this House granted accordingly:
Upon reading the Petition of Richard Pight:
It is ORDERED, That the said Petition be dismissed this House.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Martis, 20um instantis Januarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.