Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 2, 1578-1614. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Jovis, 10 die Novembris,
Report of the Committee concerning the Sentence against Mary Q. of Scots.
Another Committee named to address her Majesty.
THIS Day, the Lords the Committees made Report unto the whole House, That they of the Commons House, upon Hearing the Sentence, and divers of the Special Evidences and Proofs whereupon the Sentence was grounded, openly read unto them, after long Deliberation and Consultation had betwixt them, both publickly and privately, they all, with one Assent, allowed the same Sentence to be just, true, and honourable; and that they humbly desired their Lordships to make Choice of such Number of Lords as their Lordships should think meet, to join with them in Petition to her Majesty; whereupon the Lords made Choice of these Lords following; videlicet, the Lord Chancellor, the Lord Treasurer, the Lord Great Chamberlain, the Lord Steward, the Earls of Northumb'land, Kent, Rutland, Sussex, Pembrooke, and Hartford, the Lord Admiral, and Lord Chamberlain, and the Lords Aburgavenny, Zowche, Morley, Cobham, Graye, Lumley, Chandos, Buckehurst, Delaware, and Norris.
Commons request to have the joint Petition enrolled.
Memorandum, The Commons House made Request to have the Petition assented unto by both the Houses to be inrolled in the Parliament Roll; the which the Lords thought better to defer, until Her Majesty's Liking or Misliking were first had of the same.