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 Veneris, 9 die Septembris.
Mr. Yates and Family a Pass to France.
Lord Roper, D°.
Ld. General to send for the Captains Killegrew and Doleman.
Ordered, That the Lord General shall have Liberty to send for Captain Killegrew and Captain Doleman; and, if they will give their Words not to be employed in this Business, his Excellency may release them.
De Cheveney to send some Lead to France.
Capt. Conisby and others released.
Upon the humble Petition of Captain Conisby, and Tho. Marsh, and Ew. Sherburne, [ (fn. 1) Ordered, They] shall be enlarged from their present Restraint, but not to be restored to their Places.
Conference about an Answer to the Declaration from Scotland reported.
The Lord Kymbolton, Speaker, reported the Conference brought (fn. 1) from the House of Commons by Mr. Pym, being an Answer to the Declaration of the Kingdom of Scotland.
Committee to consider of the Answer.
L. Viscount Say & Seale.
Lord General desires to take Leave of both Houses.
Message to the H. C. to acquaint them with it.
To let them know, that, the Lord General being this Day to begin his Journey, he desires to take his Leave of both Houses; therefore to desire a present Meeting, in the Painted Chamber, by a Committee of both Houses.
Committee for Safety to issue Warrants for Money for the Army.
Steward and Grey, Damages for false Imprisonment in Ireland.
The Lord Robarts reported the Cause of Mr. Steward: That he and James Grey, &c. [ (fn. 2) were sentenced] in The Castle Chamber, in Ireland, for not taking an Oath, contrary to Law, and no Colour of Law for it, and then imprisoned Eighteen Months: And, upon a full Hearing of the Cause on both Sides, the Opinion of the Committee is, That the said Mr. Steward shall have Five Hundred Pounds Damages paid him by the Defendants; and that James Grey shall have Four Hundred Pounds Damages."
Mr. Seaman recommended to be Rector of Alhallows, Bread-street.
Answer from the H. C.
Declaration to the Assembly of Scotland.
D°. to the Council there.
Message from the H. C. with a Declaration against Episcopal Government;
and with an Order to appoint Treasurers, &c. in Cambridge.
Answer to the H. C.
Col. Beeling to be released, on Condition of going to France.
Ordered, That Colonel Beeling, now a Prisoner in The Tower, shall be released, and delivered to the French Ambassador, who will carry him with him into France, and pass his Honour that he shall not return into Ireland during the Rebellion there.