Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 15, 1691-1696. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Martis, 12 Februarii.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for ascertaining the Estates and Interests of the several Persons concerned in the Improvement of the Manors of Woolston and Marston, in the County of Warwick."
E. of Thanet's Bill.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for confirming Two Indentures Tripartite, the one of Lease, and the other of Release, made between the Right Honourable Thomas Earl of Thanet Island of the First Part, the Honourable Sackville Tufton Esquire of the Second Part, and the Honourable William Cheyne Esquire and Sir Charles Tufton Knight of the Third Part, and the Estates thereby settled."
St. Martin's Vintry, Grant of the Rector of, Bill.
The Lord Bishop of London reported from the Committee, the Bill, intituled, "An Act to confirm a Grant made by the Rector of the united Parishes of St. Michael Royall and St. Martin's in the Vintry, London, of Part of St. Martin's Church-yard," as fit to pass, with some Amendments.
The Lord Gray of Warke reported from the Committee, the Bill, intituled, "An Act to vest in Trustees certain Lands in Kent and Sussex, of John Caryll Esquire, for the Payment of Debts, and raising of Portions for Younger Children, and to supply the Defects of a Conveyance intended for those Purposes," as fit to pass, with some Amendments.
Baden versus Reg. in Error,
Upon reading the Petition of David Allen Coachmaker; praying a Day may be appointed for hearing the Errors argued upon a Writ of Error, wherein Robert Baden is Plaintiff, and the King and Queen Defendants:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear the Errors argued thereupon, on Wednesday the Twentieth Day of this Instant February, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Symonds versus Gibson, Judgement.
Upon hearing Counsel this Day, at the Bar, upon the Petition and Appeal of Richard Symonds, Administrator of the Goods and Chattels of Henry King, deceased, and of George King and Anne King, Infants of tender Years, and Children of the said Henry King, against a Decretal Order made in the Court of Chancery, the Twenty-ninth Day of January 1693, in a Cause wherein the now Appellants were Plaintiffs, against Richard Gibson Defendant; as also upon the Answer of Richard Gibson put in thereunto:
After due Consideration had of what was offered by Counsel thereupon, it is ORDERED and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition and Appeal of Richard Symonds and others shall be, and is hereby, dismissed this House; and that the Decretal Order made in the Court of Chancery, from which they appealed, shall be, and is hereby, affirmed.
Small Tithes, Bill for more easy Recovery of.
(fn. 1) Arch. Cant.
Epus. Cov. & Litch.
Epus. St. David's.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Gray W.
Ds. Clifford L.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the further Consideration of the Proceedings in the late Trials in Lancashire shall be resumed on Friday next, at Eleven of the Clock in the Forenoon; and that those Persons who were ordered, or did attend this Day, do then attend this House.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Mercurii, (videlicet,) decimum tertium diem instantis Februarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.