Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 63, 1830-1831. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, [n.d.].
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Die Veneris, 17°Junii 1831.
DOMINI tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
E. of Shaftesbury chosen Speaker pro tempore.
The Lord Chancellor not being present, and The Lord Tenterden and The Lord Wynford appointed Speakers by His Majesty's Commissions being absent, the Lords unanimously chose The Earl of Shaftesbury to be Speaker pro tempore:
And his Lordship took his Seat upon the Woolsack accordingly.
Lords take the Oaths.
The Lords following took the Oaths, and also took and subscribed the Oath of Abjuration, pursuant to the Statutes.
Henry Charles Duke of Beaufort.
Hugh Duke of Northumberland.
James Brownlow William Marquess of Salisbury.
John Marquess of Bute.
George Earl of Chesterfield.
George Earl of Carlisle.
Montagu Earl of Abingdon.
Alexander Earl of Home.
Peter Leopold Louis Francis Earl Cowper.
George John Earl Spencer.
Henry Earl Bathurst.
Richard Earl of Mount Edgcumbe.
Francis William Earl of Charlemont.
Horatio Earl of Orford.
James Walter Earl of Verulam.
Richard William Penn Earl Howe.
Charles William Earl Vane.
Robert Viscount Duncan.
Henry Viscount Sidmouth.
George Viscount Gordon.
Frederick John Viscount Goderich.
Charles James Lord Bishop of London.
Thomas Lord Bishop of Salisbury.
John Lord Bishop of Lincoln.
William Lord Melbourne, One of His Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State.
Alexander George Lord Saltoun.
William John Lord Napier.
Edward William Lord Hawke.
George Talbot Lord Dynevor.
Charles Lord Southampton.
John Lord Sherborne.
Henry Lord Carleton.
George Lord Auckland.
William Henry Lord Lyttelton.
Alan Legge Lord Gardner.
John Lord Hopetoun and Niddry.
Rowland Lord Hill.
Francis Almeric Lord Churchill.
Charles Lord Colchester.
William Lord Maryborough.
Thomas Lord Delamere.
John George Weld Lord Forester.
Ulick John Lord Somerhill.
James Lord Wigan.
James Archibald Lord Wharncliffe.
Charles Lord Feversham.
James Lord Fife.
Charles Lord Tenterden.
D. of Norfolk takes the Oath.
Bernard Edward Duke of Norfolk took the Oath appointed to be taken by the Act of the Tenth Year of the Reign of His late Majesty, by Peers professing the Roman Catholic Religion.
Comes Shaftesbury, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Lunæ, vicesimum diem instantis Junii, horâ undecimâ Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.