Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 8, 1645-1647. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Jovis, 23 die Aprilis.
Comes (fn. 1) Stamford.
L. Viscount Say & Seale.
Ordinance concerning the Excise.
The Ordinance concerning the Excise was reported from the Committee, with some Alterations; which being read, this House Agreed to the same, with the said Alterations; and the Concurrence of the House of Commons to be desired herein.
Mr. Fathers' Ordinance.
Message to the H. C. about these Ordinances.
A Message was sent to the House [ (fn. 2) of Commons], by Dr. Aylett and Dr. Heath:
E. of Northumb. excused.
Message from the H. C. with an Order to send Persons into The Low Countries.
That, some Months since, they brought up an Order for sending some Commissioners into The Lowe Countries; and considering how the State of Affairs stand there, it is requisite to send some Persons thither: Therefore they desire their Lordships to expedite the same.
Amendment in Mr. Fathers' Ordinance.
"Whereas, by Ordinance of the 15th of this Instant April, Mr. John Fathers is appointed Rector and Parson of the Church and Parish of Stoake Damerell, in the County of Cornwall; in which Ordinance, the Name ["Stoake Damerell"] as to the Word ["Damerell"] is mistaken; the right Name of the said Church and Parish being ["Stoacke Clevesland"]: It is Ordained, by the Lords and Commons assembled in Parliament, That the said Ordinance, as to the said Word ["Damerell"], be amended and altered; and that the Word ["Clevesland"] be inserted into the said Ordinance instead of the said Word ["Damerell"]."