Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 7, 1644. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Jovis, 25 die Septembris.
Tomlinson, Under-sheriff of Surrey, to re-pay the E. of Nottingham 15 l. levied upon his Lands.
Upon reading the Answer of Thomas Tomlinson, late Under-sheriff of the County of Surrey, to the Complaint of the Earl of Nottingham against him: It is Ordered, That the said Tomlinson shall pay to the Earl of Nottingham, or his Assigns, the Sum of Fifteen Pounds, which was levied upon his Lordship's Lands by the said Undersheriff.
Ordinance appointing Officers of the Excise.
Ordered, That the Petition of Rob't Partrich, depending (fn. 1) in this House, shall be dismissed this House, and left to take his Remedy at Law.
Ordinance for Covent Garden Church to be Parochial.
Ordinance for Provisions for Ireland.
Message from the H. C. with Votes for the Scots Army to besiege Newark; and about providing Supplies for them;
"That the Committee at Gouldsmythes Hall shall Weekly pay, to the Foot of the Scotts Army, Fourteen Hundred Pounds, out of the Assessments already laid upon the Eastern Association, by the Ordinance for the Scotts Army."
"That it be from this House referred, and especially recommended, to the Committee at Goldsmithes Hall, to take Care that the Monies upon the Ordinance for the Scotts Army may be duly levied and brought in, out of the Eastern Association, and all other Counties charged for the paying of the Army by that Ordinance; and that the Committee do from Time to Time give an Account to this House of their Proceedings herein, and of such Obstructions as they shall meet with."
for Sir W. Brereton to command in Chester;
for Raby Castle to be garrisoned;
and with Committees Names for Durham.
4. That the Mayor of Duresme for the Time being, Mr. Andrew Moore, Mr. George Claveringe, Mr. Henry Ogle, Sir Rob't Jackson, Sir Wm. Selby, Mr. Wm. Strodder, Mr. Ralph Delavall, and Sir Lyonell Maddison, shall be, and are hereby, added to the Committees for the Town and County of Duresme, in the Ordinance for the Northern Association.
That to the Votes concerning the Scotts Army, this House will take them into present Consideration, and send an Answer by Messengers of their own: To all the rest of the Particulars of this Message, this House agrees to them.
E. of Warwick to be Governor of Guernsey and Jersey.
Upon reading the Letter to the Committee of both Kingdoms, from the Inhabitants of the Isle of Guernsey, That some Person may be appointed to give Licence to send them Wool, and in particular the Earl of Warwicke."
Message to the H. C. about it, and the following Particulars.
Milward to be instituted to the Vicarage of Plumsted.
Upon reading the Petition of Mathias Milward, Batchelor in Divinity; shewing, "That he, being presented to the Vicarage of Plumstead, in the County of Kent, and Diocese of Rochester, cannot obtain Institution and Induction thereunto, for that the Bishop of Rochester is absent, neither is there any Chancellor at all."