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 Mercurii, videlicet, 4 die Junii,
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales, quorum nomina subscribuntur, præsentes fuerunt:
Aldersey's Childrens Naturalization.
HODIE 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of John Aldersey, Mary Aldersey, etc. Children of Samuell Aldersey.
Put to the Question, and generally Assented unto.
And sent to the Commons, by Mr. Serjeant Crewe and Serjeant Damport.
The Lord Keeper delivered His Majesty's Message to the House, to this Effect: videlicet,
Message from the King, to expedite Business, as He intends short to put an End to the Session.
"That His Majesty, upon many urgent and pressing Occasions, is resolved to hasten an End of this Session, and to prorogue this Parliament to a further Time, and hath assigned Wednesday the 11th of this June to make an End of this Session; and hath commanded this to be signified to both Houses, that those Businesses which are before you of greatest Consequence may be hastened to an Expedition."
E. of Warwick versus The East India Company.
The Petition of the Earl of Warwicke against the East Indian Company was read, and referred to the Committee for Petitions, with Precedency before all others; and the East Indian Company is to have Notice hereof, and to bring the Letters and Orders mentioned in the said Petition, and to answer the same in Writing, To-morrow, at Two in the Afternoon.
E. of Arundel's Bill.
Hodie 1a et 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act concerning the Title, Name, and Dignity of Earl of Arundell; and for the annexing of the Castle, Honour, Manor, and Lordship of Arundell, in the County of Sussex, with the Titles and Dignities of the Barony of Fitz Allen, Clun, and Oswalstrye, and Matravers, and with divers other Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments, hereafter in this Act mentioned, being now Parcel of the Possessions of Thomas Earl of Arundell and Surry, Earl Marshal of England, to the same Title, Name, and Dignity of Earl of Arundell.
Committed unto the
To meet To-morrow, at Eight, in the Painted Chamber.
Message from the Commons, by Sir Benjamyn Ruddyer and others:
Message from the Commons for Conference, concerning Dr. Manwaring.
That the House of Commons desire a Meeting and Conference with the Lords, at any Time after this Morning, concerning Roger Manwaringe, Doctor of Divinity.
Answered (it being first agreed upon by the Question):
The Lords have appointed a Committee of this House to meet with a Committee of the House of Commons, at Two this Afternoon, in the Painted Chamber.
Witnesses in Savage's Case.
Jurati in Causa Johannis Savage, Militis:
Fransis Thrale and William Tydier.
Captain Elvinston's Declaration concerning Reynde.
Captain Elvinston, being called before the Lords, did affirm, That he had not seen his Auncient Henry Reynde this Fortnight, and thinks he is not in Town. He was commanded to bring him to the House whensoever he shall find him; and, so soon as he shall understand where he is, to inform the House thereof.
E. of Huntingdon versus Sir Henry Sherley.
Ordered, Sir Henry Sherly to appear To-morrow Morning, at his Peril, before the Lords, touching the Complaint of the Earl of Huntingdon.
Countess of Dorset's Petition.
The Petition of Ann Countess Dowager of Dorsett was read, and referred to the Committees of the Bill concerning the Lands of Richard Earl of Dorsett, deceased.
Managers for the Conference concerning Dr. Manwaring.
The Lord Keeper is to report the Conference which is to be this Afternoon, concerning Doctor Manwaringe. And the Lord President and Bishop of Lincoln to assist him in taking Notes thereof, and in the Report also, if Need shall be.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, 5m diem instantis Junii, hora nona, Dominis sic decernentibus.