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 Mercurii, 11 Decembris.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for the exchanging the Parsonage-house and certain Glebe Lands belonging to the Rectory of Watton at Stone, for a certain other House and Lands, of greater Value, lying in Watton at Stone aforesaid, of and belonging to Philip Boteler Esquire."
Who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act for supplying a Defect (by the Death of a Trustee) in the Appointment of Provisions for the Younger Children of Henry Smalman Esquire deceased; and for making the said Provision more effectual for such Younger Children;" to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.
Address relating to scandalous Reports of the Church of England being in Danger, Committee to prepare.
Then, Lords Committees were appointed, to draw an Address, to be presented to Her Majesty, humbly to lay before Her Majesty the Resolution of both Houses of Parliament, in relation to the scandalous Reports of the Church of England's being in Danger; and to desire Her Majesty, "That She would be graciously pleased to take such effectual Measures as Her Majesty shall think fit, for the preventing and punishing the like scandalous Reports for the future;" and report to the House; (videlicet,)
Ds. Godolphin, Thesaurarius.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, 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 Feefarms and Leases for Lives during his Minority."