House of Lords Journal Volume 3: 26 April 1628

Pages 770-771

Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 3, 1620-1628. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.

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DIE Sabbati, 26 die Aprilis,

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales, quorum nomina subscribuntur, præsentes fuerunt:

p. Archiepus. Cant.
Archiepus. Eborum.
Epus. London.
Epus. Dunelm.
Epus. Winton.
Epus. Petriburgen.
p. Epus. Hereforden.
Epus. Wigorn.
p. Epus. Norwicen.
p. Epus. Roffen.
p. Epus. Co. et Lich.
Epus. Bangor.
Epus. Cicestren.
p. Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Cestren.
p. Epus. Meneven.
Epus. Lincoln.
p. Epus. Sarum.
p. Epus. Bath. et Well.
p. Epus. Bristol.
Epus. Asaphen.
p. Epus. Gloucestren.
Epus. Carliol.
p. Epus. Exon.
p. Epus. Landaven.
p. Ds. Coventrey, Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
p. Comes Marleborough, Mag. Thesaur. Angliæ.
p. Comes Maunchester, Præs. Concilii Domini Regis.
p. Dux Buckingham, Mag. Admirallus Angliæ.
Marchio Winton.
Comes Lindsey, Mag. Camerar. Angliæ.
p. Comes Arundell et Surr. Comes Maresc. Angliæ.
Comes Pembroc, Senesc. Hospitii.
p. Comes Mountgomery, Camerar. Hospitii.
Comes Oxon.
Comes Northumbriæ.
Comes Salop.
p. Comes Kantii.
Comes Derbiæ.
Comes Wigorn.
Comes Rutland.
Comes Cumbriæ.
p. Comes Sussex.
Comes Huntingdon.
Comes Bath.
Comes South'ton.
p. Comes Bedford.
p. Comes Hertford.
p. Comes Essex.
p. Comes Lincoln.
p. Comes Nottingham.
p. Comes Suffolciæ.
Comes Dorsett.
p. Comes Sarum.
p. Comes Exon.
p. Comes Bridgewater.
Comes Leicestriæ.
Comes North'ton.
p. Comes Warwiciæ.
Comes Devon.
Comes Cantabr.
Comes Carlile.
Comes Denbigh.
p. Comes Bristol.
p. Comes Angles.
p. Comes Holland.
p. Comes Clare.
p. Comes Bolingbrooke.
p. Comes Westmerland.
Comes Banbury.
p. Comes Berk.
Comes Cleveland.
Comes Mulgrave.
Comes Danby.
Comes Tottnes.
p. Comes Monmouth.
p. Comes Norwich.
Comes Rivers.
Comes Sunderland.
Comes Newcastle.
Comes Dover.
Comes Petriburgh.
p. Comes Standford.
Vicecomes Mountague.
Vicecomes Purbeck.
Vicecomes Tunbridge.
p. Vicecomes Say et Seale.
Vicecomes Wimbleton.
Vicecomes Savage.
p. Vicecomes Conway.
Vicecomes Newarke.
Vicecomes Bayninge.
p. Ds. Clifford.
Ds. Abergavenny.
Ds. Audley.
Ds. Percy.
Ds. Strange.
Ds. Delawarr.
Ds. Berkley.
Ds. Morley.
Ds. Dacres.
Ds. Dudley.
p. Ds. Stourton.
p. Ds. Darcy.
p. Ds. Vaux.
Ds. Windare.
Ds. St. John de Bas.
Ds. Cromwell.
Ds. Evre.
p. Ds. Pagett.
Ds. North.
p. Ds. Compton.
Ds. Wootton.
Ds. Petre.
p. Ds. Spencer.
p. Ds. Stanhope de H.
Ds. Arundell.
Ds. Stanhope de Sh.
p. Ds. Noel.
Ds. Kymbolton.
Ds. Brooke.
Ds. Newenham Paddex.
p. Ds. Mountague.
p. Ds. Grey.
p. Ds. Deyncourt:
Ds. Ley.
Ds. Robarts.
p. Ds. Conway.
Ds. Vere.
p. Ds. Tregoze.
Ds. Carleton.
Ds. Tufton.
Ds. Craven.
Ds. Mountioy.
p. Ds. Fawconbridge.
Ds. Lovelace.
p. Ds. Pawlett.
p. Ds. Harvy.
Ds. Brudnell.
p. Ds. Maynard.
p. Ds. Howard.
p. Ds. Weston.
Ds. Goringe.

Absent Lords excused.

LORD Steward, Excused.
Earl of North'ton,
Earl of Devon,
Lord Viscount Wimbleton,
Lord Tufton,
Lord Lovelace,

Witnesses in Horsley's Case.

These Witnesses were sworn, in the Cause of John Horsley, whose Petition depends before the Committee for Petitions: videlicet, (fn. 1)

Barons Mountjoy, Fanconbridge, and Lovelace. Privilege.

The Precedency of the Lord Mountjoy before the Lord Fawconbridge and the Lord Lovelace, who were created before him, is referred to the Committee for Privileges, who are to hear both Sides, and report to the House.

The Case is briefly thus:

"Sir Thomas Bellassise, created Baron Fawconbridge of Yarom, 25 Maii 1627.

"Sir Richard Lovelace, created Baron Lovelace of Hurley, 31 Maii 1627.

"Mountjoy Blount, created Baron Mountjoy of Thur. 5 Junii 1627, with an express Clause of Volumus in his Patent, to have Locum et Præcedentiam præ omnibus aliis Baronibus quibuscunque hujus Regni Nostri Angliæ per Nos post vicesimum diem Maii jam ultimo præteritum factis five creatis, aliquo, etc. in contrarium in aliquo non obstante."

Better Maintenance of the Ministry.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for better Maintenance of the Ministry.

Put to the Question, and generally Assented unto.

Freese's Naturalization.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of James Freese.

Put to the Question, and generally Assented unto.


Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of Alexander Levineston.

Put to the Question, and generally Assented unto.

These Three Bills last mentioned were sent to the Commons, with a special Recommendation of the Bill for better Maintenance of the Ministry, by Mr. Serjeant Crewe and Mr. Serjeant Damport.

Lord Delawar's Privilege. Willoughby's Arrest.

The Business concerning Thomas Willoughby, who claims Privilege of Parliament, etc. prout 7 Aprilis, is to be settled on Monday next.

Committee for Trade.

The Committee for the Propositions concerning Trade, etc. are to meet on Monday next, in the Morning; and Sir John Wolstenhole is to have Notice thereof.

Making Arms serviceable.

The Committee on the Bill of Arms are to meet on Thursday next, at Three post meridiem.

Lord Abergavenny's Bill.

The Committee on the Lord Abergavenny's Bill are to meet on Thursday next, at Two post meridiem.

River Medway.

The Committee on the Bill concerning the River of Medway are to meet on Wednesday next, at Two post meridiem.

Better Maintenance of Hospitals.

The Committee on the Bill for the better Maintenance of Hospitals to meet presently.

Preserving His Majesty's Revenue.

The Committee on the Bill for His Majesty's Revenue are to meet presently.


Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Lunæ proximum, videlicet, 28m diem instantis Aprilis, hora nona, Dominis sic decernentibus.


  • 1. Sic in Origin.