House of Lords Journal Volume 18: 23 November 1708

Pages 583-584

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 Martis, 23 Novembris.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Arch. Ebor.
Epus. London.
Epus. Sarum.
Epus. Lich. & Cov.
Epus. Eliens.
Epus. Petriburg.
Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Bangor.
Epus. Landaven.
Epus. Cestr.
Epus. Norwic.
Ds. Cancellarius.
Comes Godolphin, Thesaurarius.
Comes Pembroke, P.
Dux Somerset.
Dux Schonburg.
Dux Shrewsbury.
Dux Hamilton.
Dux Roxburghe.
March. Kent, Camerarius.
March. Dorchester.
March. Lothian.
Comes Lincoln.
Comes Bridgewater.
Comes Westmorland.
Comes Rivers.
Comes Sunderland.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes Essex.
Comes Feversham.
Comes Rochester.
Comes Rochford.
Comes Orford.
Comes Jersey.
Comes Wharton.
Comes Cholmondeley.
Comes Mar.
Comes Rothes.
Comes Loudoun.
Comes Seafield.
Viscount Townshend.
Ds. Delawarr.
Ds. Chandos.
Ds. Hunsdon.
Ds. Brooke.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Mohun.
Ds. Byron.
Ds. Colepeper.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Ds. Cornwallis.
Ds. Herbert.
Ds. Haversham.
Ds. Halifax.
Ds. Conway.
Ds. Pelham.


Lords take the Oaths.

The Lords following took the Oaths of Allegiance and Supremacy, and the Oath of Abjuration, and also made and subscribed the Declaration, pursuant to the Statutes; (videlicet,)

Edward Earl of Jersey.
James Lord Chandos.
John Lord Colepeper.

The Marquis of Dorchester reported Her Majesty's most Gracious Answer to the Address; (videlicet,)

Queen's Answer to Address:

"That Her Majesty thanked the House of Lords very kindly for their Address, as well as for the Manner of sending it to Her on this Occasion."

Address and Answer to be printed.

It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Address of this House presented to Her Majesty, and Her Majesty's most Gracious Answer thereunto, shall be forthwith printed and published.

Marq. of Annandale et al. Petition to be considered.

It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the further Consideration of the Petition and Representation of William Marquis of Annandale, John Earl of Sutherland, Patrick Earl of Marchmont, and William Lord Rosse, complaining of some Proceedings in Scotland, upon the Election of Sixteen Peers to sit in this House, shall be adjourned to Friday next, at Eleven a Clock.


Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Veneris, vicesimum sextum diem instantis Novembris, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.