House of Lords Journal Volume 15
13 February 1695

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'House of Lords Journal Volume 15: 13 February 1695', Journal of the House of Lords: volume 15: 1691-1696 (1767-1830), pp. 490-491. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=12130 Date accessed: 02 October 2014.


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DIE Mercurii, 13 Februarii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Arch. Cant.
Epus. Winton.
Epus. Exon.
Epus. St. David's.
Epus. Chester.
Epus. Oxford.
Epus. Ely.
Epus. Norwich.
Epus. Peterburgh.
Epus. Chichester.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Præses.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Dux Norfolke.
Ds. Senescallus.
Dux Somerset.
Dux Northumb'land.
Dux St. Albans.
Dux Bedford.
March. Halifax.
March. Normanby.
Ds. Camerarius.
Comes Bridgewater.
Comes North'ton.
Comes Manchester.
Comes Rivers.
Comes Stamford.
Comes Carnarvan.
Comes Thanet.
Comes Sunderland.
Comes Sandwich.
Comes Bathe.
Comes Craven.
Comes Feversham.
Comes Maclesfeld.
Comes Rochester.
Comes Abingdon.
Comes Portland.
Comes Marleborough.
Comes Torrington.
Comes Scarbrough.
Comes Bradford.
Comes Rumney.
Viscount Villiers.
Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Lawarr.
Ds. Berkeley Ber.
Ds. Hunsdon.
Ds. Culpeper.
Ds. Lucas.
Ds. Cornwallis.
Ds. Guilford.
Ds. Godolphin.
Ds. Jeffreys.
Ds. Cholmondeley.
Ds. Weston. 2.
Ds. Lempster. 1.
Ds. Herbert Chir.

PRAYERS.

E. of Thanet's Bill.

The Lord Bishop of Exeter reported from the Committee, the Bill, intituled, "An Act for confirming Two Indentures Tripartite, the one of Lease, and the other of Release, made between the Right Honourable Thomas Earl of Thanet Island of the First Part, the Honourable Sackville Tufton Esquire of the Second Part, and the Honourable William Cheyne Esquire and Sir Charles Tufton Knight of the Third Part, and the Estates thereby settled," as fit to pass, without any Amendment.

ORDERED, That the said Bill be engrossed.

Woollaston's Bill.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to enable Hannah Woollaston Widow, and Jonathan her Son, an Infant, to sell certain Lands and Tenements, in Warnford, in the County of South'ton, for Payment of Debts and Legacies, according to the Will of Richard Woollaston Esquire, deceased."

The Question was put, "Whether this Bill shall pass?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Kirke's Bill.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for selling the Estate of John Kirke, deceased, for Payment of his Debts."

The Question was put, "Whether this Bill shall pass?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C. with it, and Woollaston's Bill.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Sir Miles Cooke and Sir Lacon William Child:

To carry down the said Bills, and desire their Concurrence to them.

Sir R. Braughton versus Miclewright.

Upon reading the Petition of Sir Bryan Braughton Knight and Baronet and Peter Braughton Esquire, praying a Day for hearing their Appeal depending in this House, to which William Miclewright is Respondent:

It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Petitioners do shew Cause To-morrow, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon, why they did not prosecute their Appeal sooner.

Gage's Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to enable Trustees of William Gage to raise Money, by a Mortgage of Part of his Estate, for the Preservation of the Timber growing thereon."

ORDERED, That the Consideration of the said Bill be committed to the same Committee to whom the Bill, intituled, "An Act for ascertaining the Estates and Interests of the several Persons concerned in the Improvement of the Manors of Woolston and Marston, in the County of Warwick," is referred; and to meet on Saturday next, at Nine of the Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.

St. Martin, Vintry, Grant of the Rector of, Bill:

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to confirm a Grant made by the Rector of the united Parishes of St. Michael Royall and St. Martin's in the Vintry, London, of Part of St. Martin's Churchyard."

The Question was put, "Whether this Bill shall pass?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C. with it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Sir Miles Cooke and Sir Lacon William Child:

To desire their Concurrence thereunto.

Sir R. Verney's Claim to the Barony of Brooke.

ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Committee (appointed to draw up what shall be offered to His Majesty, concerning Sir Richard Verney's Claim to the Title of Lord Broke,) shall be revived; to meet on Saturday next, at Nine of the Clock in the Forenoon; and that the Lords following be added to the Committee appointed the Eleventh of January last:

Dux Somerset.
March. Halifax.
Comes Nottingham. 2.
Comes Thanet. 1.
Comes Bridgewater.
Comes Denbigh.
Comes Sandwich.
Comes Craven.
Comes Ailesbury.
Comes Abingdon.
Comes Marleborough.
Comes Torrington.
Viscount Longueville.
Epus. London.
Epus. Exon.
Epus. Peterburgh.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Lawarr.
Ds. Fitzwalter.
Ds. Gray W.

Wanley's Bill.

The Earl of Bridgewater reported from the Committee, the Bill, intituled, "An Act to enable William Wanley, an Infant under the Age of One and Twenty Years, to new build several Messuages or Tenements in Ax-Yard, King Street, Westm'r, for the better securing the Payment of several Charges and Incumbrances thereon," as fit to pass, with some Amendments.

Which were read Twice, and agreed to; and the Bill ordered to be engrossed, with the said Amendments.

Vernon and Hopkins to attend.

ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Mr. Vernon and Mr. Hopkyns attend this House on Friday next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.

Hutchinson versus Bonham.

Upon reading the Petition of Richard Hutchinson and Dorothy his Wife, against Thomas Bonham and Alice his Wife:

It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition of Richard Hutchinson and Dorothy his Wife shall be, and is hereby, rejected.

Small Tithes, for more easy Recovery of, Bill.

ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Mr. Justice Eyre and Mr. Baron Powell do attend the Lords Committees appointed to consider of the Bill, intituled, "An Act for the more easy Recovery of Small Tithes," To-morrow, at Nine of the Clock in the Forenoon.

Queen's Funeral.

ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Earl Marshal of England do lay before this House, To-morrow, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon, the whole Procession of the Queen's Funeral.

Sir R. Barkham's Bill.

The Earl of Stamford reported from the Committee, the Bill, intituled, "An Act for the vesting the Manors of Earle's Croome, alias Jeffery's Croome, and Baughton, in the County of Worcester, in Trustees, to be sold; and for settling the Manor-house and Royalty of Waynfleet St. Mary's, in the County of Lincoln, and divers Lands, Parcel of the said Manor, of greater Value, to and upon the same Uses; and to enable Sir Robert Barkham Baronet to make Provision for his Younger Children," as fit to pass, with some Amendments.

Which, being read Twice, were agreed to; and the Bill ordered to be engrossed, with the said Amendments.

Answer from the Commissioners of the Admiralty, about Stores sent to the Fleet in The Mediterranean:

Mr. Bridgeman this Day, at the Bar, delivered the Paper, purluant to the Order of the Ninth Instant, from the Commissioners of the Admiralty.

Which was read as followeth; (videlicet,)

"Admiralty office, 11th February, 9 4/5.

"In Pursuance of an Order from the Right Honourable the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, of the 9th Instant, requiring the Admiralty, and Navy Board to lay before their Lordships, in Writing, under their Hands, an Answer to the following Question; (videlicet,) Whether, in the Quantity and Nature of the Stores sent, and intended to be sent to the Fleet in The Mediterranean, they have had Regard to the Accidents of Weather and of an Engagement as well as to what may be necessary for the ordinary Repairs of the Fleet?

"We have taken the same into Consideration; and find, not only by the Nature and Quantity of the Stores, but also by the Number and Quality of the Officers and Artificers sent, and intended to be sent, to the Fleet in The Mediterranean, that Regard was had to the Accidents of Weather and of an Engagement, as well as to what might be necessary for the ordinary Repairs of the said Fleet.

"J. Lowther.
H. Preistman.
Jn° Houblon.
G. Rooke.
D. Lyddell.
Dummer.
R. Haddock. Cha. Sercis'n.
John Hill. G. St Lo.
P. Pett."

Questions to the Commissioners of the Admiralty:

ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Commissioners of the Admiralty do lay before this House, To-morrow, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon, Answers to the following Questions; (videlicet,)

"1. What Dutch Men of War were with Sir George Rooke in The Downes, and what he found at Spithead?

"2. What Force the Lord Berkeley had at The Nore, and the Lord Danby at Spithead, when they gave their Orders of the Eleventh of April last?"

State of the Fleet.

ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the further Consideration of the State of the Fleet shall be resumed To-morrow, at Eleven of the Clock.

Adjourn.

Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Jovis, (videlicet,) decimum quartum diem instantis Februarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.