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 Sabbati, 31 Octobris.
Lords take the Oaths.
Trott versus Le Cle et al.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Nicholas Trott Esquire, from a Decree made in the Court of Chancery, the Seven and Twentieth of June One Thousand Seven Hundred and One, on the Behalf of Reignier Le Cle, John Henry Mayskin, John Gilles, and Jeremy Vander-Moor; and praying "the Reversal thereof; and that all Proceedings be stayed; and the Service of this Order on the Respondents Clerk in Chancery, may be good Service (in order to the Respondents answering to the said Appeal), they living beyond the Seas in Holland:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Reignier Le Cle, John Henry Mayskin, John Gilles, and Jeremy VanderMoor, may have a Copy of the said Appeal; and shall and they are hereby required to put in their Answers thereunto, in Writing, on Saturday the Twenty-eighth Day of November next; and that the Service of this Order upon the Respondents Clerk in Chancery shall be good Service in order thereunto; and that, in the mean Time, all Proceedings in the Courts below be stayed.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Mercurii ja n prox. futur. (videlicet,) quartum diem Novembris, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.