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 Veneris, 31die Julii.
L. Viscount Say & Seale.
Lamplelgh and Lowther.
Lady Campden's Petition.
Upon reading the Petition of the Lady Viscountess Campden: It is Ordered, That the Lords that are of the Committee at Haberdashers Hall shall speedily give this House an Account of the Matter of Fact contained in the Petition; and no further Proceedings in the mean Time.
Lambe, a Pass.
Upon reading the Petition of Ann Hawes Widow: It is Ordered, That a Copy of this Petition shall be shewed to Nic. Hawes, who shall return his Answer to this House; and then this House will take the Business in further Consideration.
Answer from the H. C.
Bristol Garrison Ordinance.
Ordinance to send Forces to Ireland.
The Ordinance for sending some particular Forces into Ireland, was taken into Consideration, and Agreed to, with some Alterations and Amendments, wherein the Concurrence of the House of Commons is to be desired.
Ordinance to sell Delinquents Estates.
Ld. Dunsmore released from his Restraint;
Upon reading the Petition of Francis Lord Dunsmore; shewing, " (fn. 1) That, by their Lordships Order to the Gentleman Usher, he is taken into Custody, as having come out of the King's Garrisons, and have not made their (fn. 2) Addresses to this House: That he came out of Oxford, to his House in Surry, by the Pass of Sir Tho. Fairefax, and by the Articles of Agreement made at Oxford upon the Surrender thereof; where he hath been ever since, save that he came up to London but for One Day, and returned back again; but ever intended to make a speedy Return, and to address himself to this House: Therefore desires his Restraint may be taken off, his Error being neither wilfully nor out of any Neglect to this House:"
and Ld. Seymour.
Ld. Abergavenny tenders himself.
Charnocke, a Pass.
Message to the H. C. about the following Particulars.
3. To deliver the Petition of Mr. Boyd; and seeing the Lord Inchequin hath acknowledged the Receipt of the Goods for the Use of the State, to desire that some Course may be taken for the Payment of the Money to Mr. Boyd.
4. To desire Concurrence in the Ordinance for Mr. Twist to be Minister of Alsford, in the County of (fn. 3) Wilts.
Petre and Ly. Lumley, about the Custody of Ly. Fermor.
It is Ordered, That this Day Month all Parties that are concerned in this Business shall be heard, by their Counsel, at this Bar; and that there shall be no other Proceedings in the mean Time concerning this Business.
Serle and Brown.
It is Ordered, That it is referred to these Lords following, to call the Parties on both Sides before them, and end the Differences between them by Consent if they can, or else to report to this House: