DIE Lunæ, 13 die Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Bath & Wells.
L. Privy Seal.
Comes St. Alban.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. Grey de W.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Arundell T.
Ds. Butler W.
E. Thanet, Privilege: Blow & al. to be attached, for seizing his Horses.
Whereas this Day was appointed, for Mr. John Blow,
John his Servant, Merrick Nicholls, Thomas
Williams, Edward Evans, and John Bentley, to appear
at the Bar this Day; who appearing, and Oath being
made against them, "that they did in a violent Manner, within the Time of Privilege of Parliament,
seize the Horses of Richard Earl of Thannet:"
It is therefore ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod attending this House,
his Deputy or Deputies, do attach the Bodies of John
Blow, John his Servant, Merrick Nicholls,
Thomas Williams, Edward Evans, and John Bentley, and
keep them in safe Custody till further Order; and this
shall be a sufficient Warrant on that Behalf.
To Sir Edw. Carteret Gentleman Usher
of the Black Rod attending this House,
his Deputy and Deputies, and every
Bourne versus Tynt & al.
Upon reading the Petition of Gilbert Bourne Esquire,
being an Appeal from a Decree made in the Court of
Chancery on the 28th of June, and confirmed on the
25th of November 1679, in a Cause there depending,
between the said Gilbert Bourne Plaintiff, and Sir Haswell Tynt Baronet, Henry Bull, George Musgrave, Helena Bourn Widow, and Florence Bourne, Defendants,
concerning the Disposal of the Personal Estate of Roger Bourne Esquire, deceased, and other Matters in the
said Appeal suggested:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Sir Haswell Tynt, Henry Bull, George Musgrave, Helena and
Florence Bourne, be, and are hereby, required to put
in their Answer, or several Answers, to the said Appeal
in Writing, on Thursday the 23th Day of this Instant
December, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; whereof the said Gilbert Bourne is to cause timely Notice to
be given to the said Defendants respectively, for that
Southall, Address for a Reward for apprehending Priests, &c.
Upon Report made by the Earl of Essex, from the
Lords Committees for examining Matters relating to
the Discovery of the late horrid Plot and Conspiracy,
"That it appeareth to the said Lords Committees, that
Mr. William Southall, Coroner for the County of Stafford, hath been extraordinary instrumental in the
said Service; videlicet, that he hath taken Three
Popish Priests, wherein he hath been at very great
Charges, and for which he hath received but Twenty
Pounds, there being Forty Pounds more due to him,
by virtue of His Majesty's Royal Proclamation on
that Behalf published; as also that the said William
Southall was the First Person that prevailed with Stephen Dugdall to confess what he knew of the said
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lords with
White Staves do attend His Majesty, humbly to represent to Him, from this House, the said William
Southall's said Services; together with the humble Desire of this House, "That His Majesty would be graciously pleased to give Order for the Payment of the
said Forty Pounds to the said William Southall; and
further, of His Royal Bounty, to give Order for the
Payment of One Thousand Pounds to the said William Southall, for his said good Service, out of the
Forfeitures of Papists Estates, or the Discoveries of
Jesuits or Popish Priests Estates, which shall first
Protestant Dissenters for distinguishing, Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for distinguishing Protestant Dissenters from Popish Recusants."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is
committed to a Committee of the whole House; To-morrow Morning.
Terence versus Attorney General & al.
Upon reading the Petition of Francis Terrence and
Martyn Dinance, being an Appeal from a Dismission
of their Bill out of the Court of Exchequer, concerning an Order of Loan, and the Assignments and
Acquittances to be delivered to be vacated; which Bill
was exhibited against His Majesty's Attorney General
and Charles Bertie Esquire, for Relief upon the said
Order of Loan, duly assigned to the Petitioners, for
good and valuable Considerations, by Gabriell Cox (as in
the said Appeal among other Matters is suggested):
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That His Majesty's Attorney General and the said Charles Bertye be, and
are hereby, appointed to put in their Answer, or several Answers, to the said Appeal in Writing, within
Fourteen Days next after Notice to them respectively
given by the said Appellants for that Purpose.
The House was adjourned into a Committee, to
consider of the Bill for securing the Protestant Religion.
The House was resumed.
Protestant Religion, securing.
And the Earl of Bridgewater reported, "That the
Committee of the House have made Progress in the
Bill for securing the Protestant Religion; and it
is desired, that the House would appoint another
Day, for the Committee to sit again."
And the House appointed Wednesday next for that
Wycherly versus Tyler.
Upon hearing Counsel this Day at the Bar, upon
the Petition of Daniell Wycherley Esquire, being an Appeal from an Order of the Court of Exchequer, for
his paying Ninety-five Pounds Costs on the last Day
of Michaelmas Terme now last past; whereas he had
before paid the said Ninety-five Pounds, and Ninety-five Pounds more for Costs, upon Two Trials had in
that Court, concerning the Customs of the Manor of
Wem, as in his said Appeal was suggested; as also upon
the Answer of George Tyler and others put in thereunto:
After Consideration had thereof, it is ORDERED, by
the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Appeal of Daniell Wycherley
be, and is hereby, dismissed this House; and that the
said Daniell Wycherley shall pay to the said George Tyler
and other Respondents the Sum of Ten Pounds, for
their Costs occasioned by his bringing the said Appeal
into this House; and further, that the Stay of Proceedings against the said Daniell Wycherley in the Court
of Exchequer, directed on the 27th of November last,
be, and is hereby, taken off and discharged.
Haward versus Angel & al.
Upon reading the Petition of William Haward Essquire, being an Appeal from a Dismission of his Bill
preferred in the Court of Chancery against Elizabeth
Angell Widow, William Angell her Son (the Lord Chief
Baron Mountague and Richard Marriott Trustees for
raising Portions in the Case in Question), and Frances
Angell, concerning the Settlement of the Estate of William Angell Esquire deceased, and other Matters in the
said Appeal suggested:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Elizabeth
Angell, William Angell, the Lord Chief Baron Mountague, Richard Marriott, and Frances Angell, be, and
they are hereby, appointed to put in their Answer or
several Answers to the said Appeal in Writing, within
Eight Days next after Notice of this Order to them
respectively given for that Purpose.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Martis, 14um instantis Decembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic