Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 18, 1705-1709. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Veneris, 11 Januarii.
Lord Conway, Leave for a Bill.
Upon reading the Petition of Francis Lord Conway; praying Leave to bring in a Bill, "That the Exemplification of the Will of Edward late Earl of Conway of the Kingdom of Ireland, under the Seals of the Courts of Ireland, and the Depositions relating thereunto, may be Evidence on Trials at Law in that Kingdom:"
The Earl of Stamford reported from the Lords Committees, the Bill, intituled, "An Act for the exchanging the Parsonage-house, and certain Glebe Lands, belonging to the Rectory of Watton at Stone, in the County of Hertford, for a certain other House and Lands, of greater Value, lying in Watton at Stone aforesaid, of and belonging to Philip Boteler Esquire," as fit to pass, without any Amendment.
The Earl of Stamford also reported from the Lords Committees, the Bill, intituled, "An Act for Sale of "Part of the Estate of James Hamilton Esquire, a Minor, for Payment of Debts, and for raising Portions for Younger Children; and for making Fee-farms, and Leases for Lives, during his Minority," as fit to pass, with some Amendments.
Daston versus E. of Orford.
A Petition of Richard Daston was offered, and read, relating to an Order, or Judgement, of this House, of the One and Twentieth of November One Thousand Seven Hundred and Two, upon the Appeal of Edward Earl of Orford and others, to which the Petitioner was Respondent:
Hatterell versus Edge.
Upon reading the Petition of Henry Hatterell; shewing, "That Nicholas Edge brought his Appeal to this "House; and that the Petitioner hath answered thereunto before Christmas; and praying a short Day may be appointed for hearing thereof, he being come to Town for that Purpose:"
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 Friday the Eighteenth Day of this Instant January, at Eleven a Clock; whereof the Petitioner is to cause Notice to be given to the said Nicholas Edge.