Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 19, 1709-1714. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Martis, 15 Maii.
Messages from H. C. to return Jones's Bill; and Muggleston's Bill.
To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act to enable Robert Jones, of Funmun Castle, in the County of Glamorgan, Esquire, to make Leases for Three Lives, or for Ninety-nine Years determinable on Three Lives, of the Manors, Lands, and Hereditaments, in the County of Glamorgan, limited to himself for Life by his Marriage Settlement; and for settling other Lands to the Uses of that Settlement, in Lieu and Recompence of such Power;" and to acquaint this House, that they have agreed to the same, with some Amendments, whereunto they desire their Lordships Concurrence.
To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act for the Sale of certain Lands and Tithes, in the Parish of Tonge, in the County of Leicester, late the Estate of William Mugglestone, deceased; and for the Distribution of the Money thereby arising, pursuant to a Settlement made of the said Lands and Tithes by the said William Mugglestone;" and to acquaint this House, that they have agreed to the same, without any Amendment.
Message to H. C. that the Lords have agreed to it.
Message from thence, with a Bill.
Burton & al. Inhabitants of Hammersmith, versus Bp. of London and Hutchinson.
The House being moved, "That a Day may be appointed, for hearing of the Cause wherein Littleton Burton and others are Appellants, and the Lord Bishop of London and Michael Hutchinson are Respondents:"
Bp. of St. David's to preach 29th Inst.
Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lord Bishop of St. David's be, and he is hereby, desired to preach before this House, in the Abbey Church, Westm. on Tuesday the Nine and Twentieth Day of this Instant May.
Assize of Bread, Bill.
Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to a Committee of the whole House, on Thursday the Two and Twentieth Day of this Instant May, at Eleven a Clock; at which Time, all Parties concerned may be heard.
Monypenny versus Brown.
After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal of Katherine Monypenny Widow, from a Decree of the Lords of Council and Session in North Britain, of the Fourteenth of July One Thousand Seven Hundred and Ten, and the Affirmance thereof the Third of February following, made on the Behalf of John Broun and Isabel his Wife; praying to be relieved against the said Decree, according to Justice: As also upon the Answer of the said John Brown and his Wife put in thereunto; and due Consideration of what was offered thereupon:
It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition and Appeal of Katherine Monypenny shall be, and is hereby, dismissed this House; and that the Decree therein complained of shall be, and is hereby, affirmed.