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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Note of Bills
Bills brought into the House this Session.
AN Act for Confirmation of several Decrees, made in the Courts of Exchequer Chamber and Dutchy Chamber, between the King's Majesty and divers Copyholders of His Majesty's Manor of Wakefeild, in the County of Yorke.
An Act for the perfect Creation and Confirmation of certain Copyhold Lands, in the Honour, Castle, Manor, or Lordship, of Clithero, or in the several Manors or Lordships of Derby, Accarington, Colve, and Ightenbill, in the County of Lancaster.
An Act for the better transferring and assuring of the Rectory and Parsonage of the decayed Parish of Frome Whitfeild, adjoining unto the Borough of Dorchester, in the County of Dorsett, towards the Maintenance of a Preacher, a Free School, and Nine Poor People of the Almshouse, in the said Town of Dorchester.
An Act for Confirmation of a Decree, made in the Court of Exchequer Chamber, between the King's Majesty and the Copyholders of His Majesty's Manor of Edlemeton, alias Edmontun, in the County of Middlesex.
An Act for the Encouragement of many Poor People, in Cumbreland and Westmerland. and in the Towns and Parishes of Carptmeale, Hauksteed, and Broughton, in the County of Lancaster, to continue their Trade of making Cogware, Kendals, Carptmeals, and Coarse Cottons.
An Act for the reviving of Part of a former Act, made in the Fourth Year of King Edward the Fourth, That no Stranger, or Alien, should buy any English Horns unwrought; and that the Wardens of the Horners of the City of London, for the Time being, should have Power to search all Manner of Wares appertaining to their Mystery, in London, and Twenty-four Miles on every Side of it.
An Act for the Confirmation of the Sale and Conveyance of divers Manors, Lordships, Liberties, and other Hereditaments, late Henry Jernegan's, Esquire, made by Sir Thomas Hirne, Knight, Christopher Hirne, Gentleman, and Clement Hirne, Esquire, unto Sir Jo. Hevenningham, Knight, and Dame Bridgett, his Wife.
An Act for the Naturalizing of Richard Bladwell, John Bladwell, and Robert Bladwell, the Sons of John Bladwell, an Englishman, George Hasden and John Hasden, the Sons, and Marten Hasden the Wife, of John Hasden, an Englishman, Elizabeth Cradocke and Anne Cradocke, the Daughters of William Cradocke, an Englishman, Jane alias Janekin Carstens, and Elizabeth Van Buechton.
An Act for the Naturalizing of Sir George Ramsey, Knight, Equerry of the most Excellent Prince Henry, Walter Alexander, Gentleman Usher of the said Prince Henry, and John Sandilandis, Groom of the said Prince's Bed-chamber.
An Act for the enabling of the Assurance of certain Lands, conveyed for the Portions of Three of the Daughters of John Wentwoorth, Esquire, and for the Confirmation of certain other Estates for Life in other Lands, and to enable Sir John Wentwoorth, Knight, to sell certain Lands, for the Payment of his Debts.
An Act for the making void of certain Conveyances, and the Estate limited thereby, unduly gotten from Sir Henry Crispe, Knight, whereby he is defrauded of the Inheritance of divers Manors, Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments, lying in the County of Kent; and for the establishing of the Inheritance of the same in the said Sir Henry Crispe and his Heirs.
An Act against Burning of Ling and Heath, and other Moor-burning, in the Counties of Yorke, Durham, Northumb'land, Cumb'land, Westm'lande, Lancaster, Derby, Nottingham, and Leicester, at unseasonable Times of the Year.
An Act for the Confirmation of certain Fines, levied by John Arundell, of Guarnack, Esquire, to John Arundell, of Treryse, Esquire, deceased; and for settling of the Manors, Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments, comprized in the said Fines, upon John Arundell, Esquire, and his Heirs, Son of the said John Arundell, deceased.
An Act for Ease in pleading against troublesome and contentious Suits, prosecuted against Justices of the Peace, Mayors, Constables, and certain other His Majesty's Officers, for the lawful Execution of their Office.
An Act for Confirmation of Three several Writings indented, purporting and setting forth the Revocations of Three several Conveyances, or Assurances, made by Sir Robert Drury, Knight, unto divers Persons, upon natural Considerations only.
An Act for the Sale of the Manor of Bretts, and Farm of Plastowe, in the County of Essex, Parcel of the Posessions of Henry Earl of Oxonford, towards the Re-purchasing of the Castle, Manor, and Parks, of Henynghem, in the same County, being the ancient Inheritance and chiefest Mansion-house of the Earls of Oxonforde.
An Act for the confirming and establishing of a Decree, made in the High Court of Chancery, for and on the Behalf of Nine Poor Children and Orphans of William Elrington and Edward Elrington, against Edward Cage, Executor of the last Will and Testament of Rowland Elrington, Brother of the said Edward and William Elrington, and Uncle of the said Children; and for the extending of the Lands and Goods of the said Edward Cage, for the speedy Execution and Performance of the said Decree, and the Payment and Satisfaction of the Sums of Money thereby decreed to the said Children.
An Act for the enabling of Reginald Rous, of Baddingham, in the County of Suffolk, Gentleman, to make Sale of the Third Part of the Manor of Baddingham Hall, with the Appurtenances, and of the Third Part of certain other Lands and Tenements, with the Appurtenances, in Baddington, Tymyngton, and Little Glemham, in the said County of Suff. to Reginald Rous, of The Inner Temple, London, Esquire, Nephew to the said Reginald Rous of Baddingham.
An Act for the Explanation of a Proviso, or Branch of a Statute, contained in an Act of Parliament, made in the Years of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord King James, of England, Fraunce, and Irelande the Fourth, and of Scotland the Fortieth, intituled, An Act for the Establishment and Assurance of divers of the Possessions and Hereditaments of Ferdinando late Earl of Derbie.
An Act for the settling of Part of the Possessions of Edward Nevill, Lord Bergavenny, according to One Act of Parliament, made in the Second and Third Years of the Reign of the late King Phillip and Queen Marye, and of certain Letters Patents newly made thereof by His Majesty to the said Edward Nevyll, Lord Bergavenny.