DIE Veneris, 13 Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Cov. & Litch.
Epus. St. David's.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Dux St. Albans.
Ds. Mag. Camerarius.
|Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Berkeley Ber.
Ds. Willoughby Par.
Ds. Gray W.
Ds. Clifford L.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Ds. Arundell Trer.
Bovey versus Ly. Smith & al.
The House being this Day moved, "That a Day
may be appointed for hearing of the Cause wherein
James Bovey is Appellant, and Dame Anne Smith
and others Respondents:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear the
said Cause, by Counsel on both Sides, at the Bar, on
Tuesday the Four and Twentieth Day of this Instant
January, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Dashwood versus Champante.
Upon reading the Petition of Sir Robert Dashwood
Knight and Baronet, Sir Samuel Dashwood Knight, John
Pery, and Edward Noell, Esquires, Executors of George
Dashwood Esquire, deceased, in Trust for the Younger
Children of the said George Dashwood; shewing, "That
the Court of Exchequer, pursuant to the Order of
this House of the Four and Twentieth of April, One
Thousand Six Hundred and Ninety, have proceeded
to examine the Petitioners Witnesses, about Sir John
Champante's having Notice of Mr. Dashwood's Assignment of his Interest in the Undertaking in Question to Sir James Hayes; and that, after the examining of the Witnesses, the Cause was again heard in
that Court, and an Issue directed to be tried at Law,
by an Order of this House of the Fifteenth of January,
One Thousand Six Hundred and Ninety-one; and
that the Trial was heard in Hillary Terme last, upon
the Issue directed, and a Verdict given thereupon for
the Petitioners; that the said Sir John Champante had
due Notice that the said Mr. Dashwood had assigned
his Interest in the said Undertaking to the said Sir
James Hayes; and, in Easter Terme last, the Petitioners
procured the Cause to be set down to be heard, for
the Direction of the Court, how far the Petitioners
should be accountable to Sir John Champante; and he
then objected that the Court could not proceed,
for that the Lord Ranelagh and others had an Appeal depending here; and praying Directions to the
Court of Exchequer, that the said Sir John Champante's Accompts may be stated to the Time he had
Notice of the Testator Mr. Dashwood's said Assignment:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the Court of Exchequer
shall proceed to state Sir John Champante's Accompts
to the Time he had such Notice of the Testator Mr.
Dashwood's said Assignment, notwithstanding the Appeal of the Lord Ranelagh and others depending in this
Hodie 1a vice lecta estBilla, intituled, "An Act for
the better enabling the Trustees and Executors of Sir
Edward Dering Baronet, deceased, to sell Lands by
him devised for the Payment of his Debts."
Old Governors of Birmingham School versus' Hicks & al.
Upon hearing Counsel this Day, at the Bar, upon the
Petition of the old Governors of the Free Grammar
School in Bermingham, in the County of Warwick, of
the Foundation of Edward the Sixth, complaining
of several Proceedings in the Court of Chancery,
on the Behalf of John Hicks the Schoolmaster under
the new Charter; and "that, since the Judgement of
this House, one Slaney and others, who acted as new
Governors under King James' Charter, pretend, that
they have as old Governors constituted Hicks Schoolmaster; and praying the Injunctions in the Court of
Chancery may be dissolved;" as also upon the Answers of John Hicks and others put in thereunto:
After due Consideration had of what was offered on
either Side thereupon, it is ORDERED, by the Lords
Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That
the Injunctions made by the Court of Chancery, complained of in the said Petition, shall be, and they are
hereby, dissolved; and that there shall be a Trial at the
King's Bench Bar the next Term, by a Jury of Middl'x,
upon this Issue,
Whether Mr. Hicks is duly elected Schoolmaster of the Free School in Bermingham,
Messages from H. C. with a Bill; and to return Popham's.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Attorney General and others:
Who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act for
granting to Their Majesties an Aid of Four Shillings in the Pound, for One Year, for carrying on a
vigorous War against France;" to which the Concurrence of this House is desired.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Gwinn and others:
To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act to enable
Alexander Popham Esquire to settle a Jointure upon
his Wife, and to make Provision for Younger Children,
upon Receipt of Twelve Thousand Pounds Portion,
to be applied for Payment of his Debts;" that the
Commons have agreed to the Amendments made by
this House in the Bill.
L. Mohun committed to the Black Rod.
The House being informed, "That Charles Lord
Mohun hath surrendered himself to this House:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Charles
Lord Mohun shall be, and he is hereby, committed to
the Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod attending this
To Sir Thomas Duppa, Gentleman
usher of the Black Rod attending
this House, his Deputy and Deputies, and every of them.
A Debate arose, "Whether the Aid Bill, brought
up this Day, shall be read now?"
The Question was put, "Whether the House shall
be now adjourned until To-morrow Morning?"
It was Resolved in the Negative.
Land Tax Bill.
Then, Hodie1vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An
Act for granting to Their Majesties an Aid of Four
Shillings in the Pound, for One Year, for carrying
on a vigorous War against France."
Englesyld versus Sir C. Englefyld.
Whereas To-morrow is appointed for hearing of
the Cause wherein Anthony Englefyld is Appellant, and
Sir Charles Englefyld Respondent:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will
hear the said Cause, by Counsel on both Sides, at the
Bar, on Friday the Twentieth Day of this Instant
January, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; and
that the Judges do then attend.
Rob'tus Atkyns, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de
Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati,
(videlicet,) 14um diem instantis Januarii, hora nona Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.