DIE Lunæ, 10 Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Dunel. & Crew.
Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Dux Devon, Senescallus.
Comes Jersey, Camerarius.
Viscount Say & Seale.
Ds. Willughby P.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Vaughan 2.
Ds. Mohun 1.
Ds. Berkeley S.
Ds. Craven. 2.
Ds. Cornwallis. 1.
Fawconer, Leave for a Bill.
Upon reading the Petition of John Fawconer Esquire;
praying Leave to bring in a Bill to sell all or some Part
of his Estate in Hampshire, to pay Debts; he having no
Children, but hath the Consent of his Wife and
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Petitioner may
bring in a Bill, as desired.
Lord Craven takes the Oaths.
William Lord Craven took the Oaths, and made and
subscribed the Declaration, pursuant to the Statute.
Exchequer Bills, for renewing, Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
renewing the Bills of Credit, commonly called Exchequer Bills."
The Question was put, "Whether this Bill shall
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
ORDERED, That the Commons have Notice, the Lords
have agreed to the said Bill, without any Amendment.
Address, that Captain Desborow may receive the Benefit of a former Application in his Favour.
"That Captain Norris having lain near Two Years
under a Suspension from his Command at Sea, upon
an Address from this House to His Majesty, His
Majesty be humbly desired to take off the said Suspension.
"And whereas this House hath formerly made an
Address to His Majesty, on the Behalf of Captain
Desborowe, that he might be restored to His Majesty's
Favour, and his own just Rights, which he hath not
been so happy to receive the Effects of; this House
does humbly renew their said Address, That His Majesty would be pleased to give effectual Orders that
Captain Desborow may receive the full Advantage
and Benefit of their former Application on that Occasion."
ORDERED, That the Lords with White Staves do
attend His Majesty, with the said Address.
Bp. of Litchfield to preach on the Fast Day.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in
Parliament assembled, That the Lord Bishop of Litchfield and Coventre be, and he is hereby, desired to
preach before this House, in the Abbey Church at Westminster, on the Fourth Day of April next.
Whereas Thursday next was appointed for hearing
of the Cause wherein John Williams is Appellant, and
Katherine Williams Respondent:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear
the said Cause, by Counsel, at the Bar, on Monday the
Seventeenth Day of this Instant March, at Eleven of
the Clock in the Forenoon.
Treaties to be considered.
The House being moved, "That a Day may be appointed for taking into Consideration the Treaties now
lying before this House:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Treaties shall
be taken into Consideration on Wednesday next, at Eleven
o'Clock in the Forenoon.
Box's Bill, for a Divorce.
Whereas Wednesday next was appointed for the Second
Reading of the Bill, intituled, "An Act to dissolve the
Marriage of Ralph Box with Elizabeth Eyre, and to
enable him to marry again:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the said Bill shall be read
the Second Time on Tuesday the Eighteenth Instant, at
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Martis, (videlicet,) undecimum diem instantis Martii, hora
undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.