Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 20, 1714-1717. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Mercurii, 14 Septembris.
Wrigglesworth to be brought to the Bar for arresting Sunmans, the E. of Clarendon's Servant.
Upon reading the Petition of William Wriglesworth, an Attorney in the Court of Common Pleas, in Custody of the Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod attending this House, for a Breach of Privilege, in being concerned in arresting a menial Servant of the Earl of Clarendon, in Breach of the Privilege of this House; acknowledging his Fault, begging Pardon of the said Earl, and of this House; and praying to be discharged:
Lieutenant of The Tower and Black Rod's Information concerning D. Ormond and V. Bolingbroke:
He was called in, and examined, at the Bar, whether James Duke of Ormonde and Henry Viscount Bolingbroke, or either of them, have rendered him or themselves to the Lieutenant of The Tower within the Time prescribed by the Acts for their Attainder, respectively. Also the Usher of the Black Rod was examined touching the same.
Their Names to be razed out of Lists. &c.
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Earl Marshal of England do cause the Names of the said James Duke of Ormonde and Henry Viscount Bolingbroke to be razed out of the Roll of Peers, in this House; and likewise out of all Books and Lists in the Heralds Office, wherein their or either of their Names are inserted.
Commissioners, Debts of the Army, Bill.
The House (according to Order) was adjourned during Pleasure, and put into a Committee upon the Bill, intituled, "An Act for appointing Commissioners, to take, examine, and state the Debts due to the Army."
Equivalent Debts, Scotland, Bill.
The House also (according to Order) was adjourned during Pleasure, and put into a Committee upon the Bill, intituled, "An Act for taking and stating the Debts due, and growing due, to Scotland, by Way of Equivalent in the Terms of the Union, and for Relief of the Creditors of the Public in Scotland, and the Commissioners of Equivalent."
L. Vise. Rosse's Bill:
The House proceeded to take into Consideration the Amendments made by the Commons to the Bill, intituled, "An Act to enable Richard Lord Viscount Rosse of the Kingdon of Ireland, notwithstanding his Nonage, to make a Jointure on Mary Viscountess Rosse his Wife, and a Settlement on his Issue Male, with Provision for Younger Children; and for other Purposes therein mentioned."