Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 17, 1701-1705. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Jovis, 29 Januarii.
Lord Lempster takes the Oaths.
Thwaites versus Deye.
Upon reading the Petition of John Deye, Respondent to the Appeal of Josiah Thwaits; setting forth, "That he had obtained a Verdict in the Court of Exchequer, upon a Trial directed by their Lordships the last Session of Parliament; and praying the Affirmation of a Decree made in this Cause in the said Court of Exchequer several Years since, and to have the Monies due to him with Interest and Costs; and that, until Payment thereof, the Appellant may be excluded the Benefit of the Will of his Grandfather William Thwaits:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Josiah Thwaits may have a Copy of the said Petition; and do put in his Answer thereunto, in Writing, on Thursday the Twelfth Day of February next, at Eleven a Clock in the Forenoon.
Lee, Leave for a Bill.
Upon reading the Petition of Warner Lee an Infant, and Henry Lee his Father; praying Leave to bring in a Bill, to enable the said Warner Lee to make a Jointure of certain Manors and Lands in the County of Norfolke, all Parties concerned being consenting thereunto: