February 1789 21-30
DIE Martis, 24o Februarii 1789.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Bath. & Wells.
Ds. Thurlow, Cancellarius.
C. P. S.
Dux Norfolk, Marescallus.
Dux Chandos, Senescallus.
Dux St. Alban's.
Comes Suffolk &
Comes Winchelsea &
Comes Oxford &
Comes De la Warr.
Viscount Mount Edgcumbe & Valletort.
Ds. Osborne, Unus Primariorum Secretariorum.
Ds. Sydney, Unus Primariorum Secretariorum.
Ds. Willoughby Br.
Ds. Onslow & Cranley.
Ds. Grey de Wilton.
Buckworth to take the Name of Shakerley, Bill.
The Lord Scarsdale presented to the House (pursuant
to an Order of Leave on the 13th of this Instant February)
a Bill, intituled, "An Act to enable Charles Watkin
John Buckworth Esquire, and the Heirs Male of his
Body, to take and use the Surname and bear the Arms
of Shakerley, pursuant to the Will of Peter Shakerley
The said Bill was read the First Time.
Hastings' Trial, Witnesses to attend.
Ordered, That Colonel William Blair, Colonel
James Morgan, Lieutenant Colonel Popham, Major
Maclary, Lieutenant Colonel Toone, Captain Gordon,
Captain Jonathan Scott, Captain David Williams, Captain Thomas Blair, Lieutenant Wade, Major Gilpin, John
Wombwell Esquire, John Pendred Scott Esquire, Francis
Fowke Esquire, William Markham Esquire, Lieutenant
Colonel Crabb, and Sir John Macpherson Baronet, do
attend on Monday the 6th Day of April next, at Ten of
the Clock in the Forenoon, to give Evidence at the Trial
of Warren Hastings Esquire, in Westminster Hall.
Irving to enter into Recognizance on Hay's Appeal.
The House being moved, "That John Irving of the
Middle Temple London, Gentleman, may be permitted
to enter into a Recognizance for Frances Hay and
others, on account of their Appeal depending in this
House, they residing in Scotland:"
It is Ordered, That the said John Irving may enter
into a Recognizance for the said Appellants, as desired.
Judges Reports on Private Bills, Limitation of.
Ordered, That this House will not receive any
Report from the Judges upon Petitions presented to this
House for Private Bills, after Monday the 20th Day of
Sheridan's Divorce Bill.
Ordered, That the Second Reading of the Bill, intituled, "An Act to dissolve the Marriage of Henry
Fortick Sheridan Esquire, with Lydia Fergussone his
now Wife, and to enable him to marry again; and for
other Purposes therein mentioned," which stands appointed for Thursday next, be put off to Tuesday next;
and the Lords summoned; and that the several Persons
who were ordered to attend on that Day, do then attend.
The Order of the Day being read for the House to be
again put into a Committee upon the Bill, intituled,
"An Act to provide for the Care of His Majesty's Royal
Person, and for the Administration of the Royal Authority during the Continuance of His Majesty's Illness;" and for the Lords to be summoned:
Ordered, That the said Order be discharged.
Ordered, That the House be again put into a Committee upon the said Bill on Monday next; and that the
Lords be summoned.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Lunæ, secundum diem Martii, jam prox. sequen. horâ undecimâ
Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.