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House of Lords Journal Volume 12: 5 October 1666

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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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Table of contents

DIE Veneris, 5 die Octobris.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Arch. Cant.
Epus. London.
Epus. Winton.
Epus. Ely.
Epus. Lyncolne.
Epus. Norwich.
Epus. Chester.
Epus. Exon.
Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Sarum.
Ds. Cancellarius Angl.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Dux Bucks.
Dux Albemarle.
Ds. Camerarius Hospitii.
Comes Kent.
Comes Nottingham.
Comes Dorsett.
Comes Bridgewater.
Comes North'ton.
Comes Denbigh.
Comes Bolingbrook.
Comes Westmerland.
Comes Berks.
Comes Dover.
Comes Norwich.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes St. Albans.
Comes Cardigan.
Comes Anglesey.
Comes Carlile.
Comes Craven.
Viscount Hereford.
Ds. Sandys.
Ds. Eure.
Ds. Arundell.
Ds. Tenham.
Ds. Howard de Charlt.
Ds. Newport.
Ds. Byron.
Ds. Carrington.
Ds. Ward.
Ds. Lucas.
Ds. Bellasyse.
Ds. Gerard of Brand.
Ds. Lexington.
Ds. Berkley of Strat.
Ds. Holles.
Ds. Townsend.
Ds. Ashley.
Ds. Crewe.
Ds. Butler.

PRAYERS.

Hopton's Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for making void several Conveyances and Assurances, made by Richard Hopton Esquire, Grandson and Heir of Sir Richard Hopton, late of Cannon Froome, in the County of Hereford, fraudulently procured by colour of a forged Will of the said Sir Richard Hopton."

Hereupon this Order following was made; videlicet,

"Upon the Second Reading of a Bill, intituled, An Act for making void several Conveyances and Assurances made by Richard Hopton Esquire, Grandson and Heir of Sir Richard Hopton, late of Cannon Froome, in the County of Hereford, fraudulently procured by colour of a forged Will of the said Sir Richard Hopton: It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Counsel and Witnesses shall be heard, at the Bar of this House, on Tuesday the Sixth Day of November next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon, upon the Matters comprehended in the said Bill, whereof the Parties prosecuting the same are to give timely Notice to all other Persons concerned therein, to the End they may be ready with their Counsel and Witnesses at the Time aforesaid: To that Purpose an Order of this House shall be issued, to summon such Witnesses whose Names shall be given in."

Adjourn.

Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Lunæ, videlicet, 8um diem instantis Octobris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.