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 Lunæ, 9 die Novembris.
PRAYERS, by Dr. Gouge.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
Comes Manchester, Speaker.
L. Viscount Say & Seale.
Ld. Pawlet's Petition, for a Maintenance.
Upon reading the Petition of Edward Lord Pawlett; shewing, "That he hath had Subsistence wholly, for these many Years, from his Brother the Lord Marquis of Winton; and that he is now in great Want: Wherefore he humbly beseecheth, that he may be allowed some Yearly Maintenance, for his present Relief, out of his Brother's Estate."
It is Ordered, To be sent to the House of Commons.
Poole and Bollsten.
Upon reading the Petition of Everard Poole: It is Ordered, That Mr. Boilston shall have a Copy of this Petition, and give Obedience to a former Order of Attachment of this House, made in Behalf of Mr. Boilston; and upon further Information of the Cause, this House will take the same into further Consideration.
Ordinance for Sale of Bishops Lands.
The House was adjourned into a Committee during Pleasure, to consider of the Ordinance for Sale of the Bishops Lands.
And the House was resumed.
And these Lords following were appointed to see the Alterations and Amendments drawn up according to the Sense of the Committee:
Sir J. Norris, Leave to come to London.
Ordered, That Sir John Norris, High Sheriff of the County of North'ton, shall have Leave to come to London about his own Occasions.
Answer from the H. C.
Dr. Aylett and Dr. Heath return with this Answer from the House of Commons:
That they agree, and have appointed their Committee to meet with the Committee of Lords, about the disposing the Great Seal of England, this Afternoon, as is desired: And as touching the Petition of the Duke of Bucks, they will send an Answer by Messengers of their own.
House adjourned till 9a cras.