Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 5, 1642-1643. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE (fn. 1) Mercurii, 1 Februarii.
Judges Leave to be absent.
Ordered, That Mr. Baron Trevor, Mr. Justice Reeves, and Mr. Justice Bacon, shall have Leave to be absent from their Attendance on this House, in regard they are to sit in the Courts of King's Bench, Common Pleas, and Court of Exchequer, in the Term Time.
E. of Manchester, Leave to be absent.
Mr. Jennings and Sir Phillibert Vernatti.
Whereas Sir Charles Harbert is appointed, by Order of this House, to be of the Quorum, for the auditing the Accompts between Mr. Jennings and Sir Phillibert Vernatti, and without him none can meet; now, in regard that Sir Charles Herbart is in Holland, it is Ordered, That any Two of the rest of (fn. 2) the Commissioners are hereby authorized to meet and audit the said Accompts.
Message from the H. C. for a Conference, about equipping a Fleet.
Marchioness of Hertford, a Pass.
Dr. Seaton's Cause, concerning the Living of Bushy.
Then Dr. Seaton was called in; and the Speaker told him, "That their Lordships have received an Order from the House of Commons, which informs that he hath deserted his Cure, and betaken himself to the Cavaliers; therefore there is Intention to sequester the Profits of his Church at Bushy; and their Lordships are resolved to pass it."