DIE Mercurii, 9 Junii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Dunelm. & Ds. Crew.
Epus. Bath & Well.
Ds. Harcourt, Cancellarius.
Comes Oxon, & Mortimer, Thesaurarius.
Dux Bucks & Nor. Præses.
Comes Dartmouth, Custos Privati Sigilli.
Comes Poulet, Senescallus.
Viscount Say & Seale.
Ds. Willughby Br.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. St. John.
Bazill versus Atcheson.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Martin
Caulfield Bazill Esquire, from a Decree of the Court of
Exchequer in Ireland, pronounced the Third Day of
May last, in a Cause wherein Sir Arthur Atcheson (Son
and Heir of Sir Nicholas Atcheson Baronet, deceased,)
was Complainant, and the Appellant Defendant; praying, "That the said Decree may be reversed; and, in
order thereunto, that the said Sir Arthur may answer the said Appeal; and that all Proceedings may
be stayed in the mean Time:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the said Sir Arthur Atcheson may have a Copy of the said Appeal; and shall
and is hereby required to put in his Answer thereunto,
in Writing, on or before Wednesday the Seventh Day of
July next, at Eleven a Clock; and that, in the mean Time,
all Proceedings be stayed in the said Court of Exchequer.
Ld. Vis. Massereene et al. Bill:
After reading, and considering, the Report of the
Judges, to whom the Petition of the Right Honourable Clotworthy Lord Viscount Massereene and others, for
Leave to bring in a Bill, was referred:
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
confirming a Settlement made on the Marriage of the
now Lord Viscount Massereene; and for better securing
the Jointure of his Lady, and of Rachel Viscountess
Dowager Massereen; and for vesting in Trustees certain Lands and Tithes in Ireland, to be sold, for the
Purposes therein mentioned."
Petitions, relating to the Bill to prevent Schism.
A Petition of several Protestants, diffenting from the
Church of England, being Schoolmasters and Mistresses,
who teach Reading, in Behalf of themselves and others
of the same Employment:
Also, a Petition of several Protestants dissenting from
the Church of England, who use and exercise the Art
and Employment of teaching Navigation, Surveying,
Gauging, and other Mensuration, in Behalf of themselves
and others of the same Profession:
Also, a Petition of several Protestant Diffenters, being
Masters of Ships, who are obliged to teach their Apprentices the Art of Navigation, on Behalf of themselves
and others of the same Employment:
Also, a Petition of several Protestants, diffenting from
the Church of England, using and exercising the Art
and Employment of teaching Youth to write and cast
Accompts, in Behalf of themselves and many others of
the same Profession:
And also, a Petition of several Protestant Schoolmasters and Mistresses, entirely conforming to the Church
of England as by Law established, in Behalf of themselves and others in like Circumstances:
Were severally presented to the House and read,
relating to the Bill, intituled, "An Act to prevent the Growth of Schism, and for the further Security of the Church of England as
by Law established."
And the said Petitions were severally ordered
to be referred to the Consideration of the
Committee of the whole House to whom
the said Bill is committed.
Schism, to prevent, Bill.
Then the House (according to Order) was adjourned
during Pleasure, and put into a Committee upon the
Bill, intituled, "An Act to prevent the Growth of
Schism; and for the further Security of the Church
of England as by Law established."
And, after some Time spent therein, the House was
And the Lord Archbishop of York reported from the
said Committee, "That they had made some Progress
in the Bill; and directed him to move, that they may
have Leave to sit again."
Ordered, That the House be put into a Committee
again, on the said Bill, To-morrow at One a Clock;
and the Lords to be summoned.
Tobacco Trade, Bill.
Ordered, That the Bill, intituled, "An Act for
encouraging the Tobacco Trade," be read a Second
Time on Friday next; and that some of the Commissioners of the Customs do then attend this House.
Causes put off.
Ordered, That the Cause wherein Grace and Rachel
Douglas are Appellants, and James More is Respondent,
which was appointed to be heard To-morrow, be put
off to Saturday next; and the other Causes removed in
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Jovis, decimum diem instantis Junii, hora duodecima, Dominis