DIE Mercurii, primo die Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. St. Asaph.
|Sir Orlando Bridgman, Mil. et Bar. Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Jacobus Comes Brecknock, Senescallus Hospitii Domini Regis.
Edwardus Comes Manchester, Camerarius Hospitii Domini Regis.
Vicecomes de Stafford.
|Ds Arlington, One of the Principal Secretaries of State.
Ds. Howard de Castle Rysinge.
L. Byron versus Sir Wm. Juxon: Privilege.
Upon Complaint made to this House, and upon the
Oath of Robert Aleway, "That the Order of this
House, made in the Cause between the Lord Byron
and Sir William Juxon, was not obeyed, though the
said Order was left at the House of the said Sir
Upon Consideration thereof, it is ORDERED, That
the further Debate of this Business shall be resumed on
Monday come Sevennight.
Petition to the King against the Growth of Popery.
The Petition brought from the House of Commons,
to be presented to His Majesty, against the Growth of
Popery, was read throughout; and after, in several Paragraphs.
And, upon Debate, the Particulars following were
The Preamble was Agreed to.
The First Cause, of the Growth of Popery, is
The 4th Cause, concerning Printing of Popish Books,
is Agreed to.
The 5th Cause, the Remissness of Magistrates and Officers, &c. in not convicting Papists according to Law, is
The 6th Cause, That suspected Recusants are free
from all Offices chargeable, &c. Agreed to.
The 7th Cause, That the Advowsons of Churches
and Presentations to Livings are disposed of by Popish
Recusants, &c. is Agreed to.
The 8th Cause, That the Children of Papists are sent
beyond the Seas, to be educated in the Popish Religion,
&c. is Agreed to.
The 9th Cause, That few Exchequer Process have
been issued forth since the Act of Oblivion against Popish
Recusants Convict, though many have been certified
thither, is Agreed.
Committee to prepare Heads for a Conference on it.
As concerning the 2d, 3d, and 10th Causes: It is
ORDERED, That these Lords following shall consider of
the Notes taken upon the Debate, and what is fit to be
offered to the House of Commons at a Conference upon
the same, and make Report thereof to this House:
Their Lordships, or any Five or more of them; to
meet To-morrow Morning, at Nine a Clock, in
the Prince's Lodgings.
ORDERED, That the Cause between Rebecca Burrell
Widow, and Serjeant Ellis, shall be heard on Saturday
Morning next; and the Cause upon the Writ of Error
between Cusack and Usher, and also the Cause upon the
Writ of Error between Edmonds and His Majesty, shall
be likewise heard upon the same Day.
L. Holles Complaint against L. Chief Justice of the King's Bench.
Upon reading the humble Petition of Denzell Lord
Holles, complaining of some Indignities put upon him by
the Lord Chief Justice of the Court of King's Bench,
at the Trial of some French Gentlemen in the Court of
King's Bench, who were there falsely accused of a
Robbery, by Four Butchers, in Easter Terme last:
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lord
Chief Justice of the Court of King's Bench may have
a Copy of the said Petition, and is hereby appointed to
attend this House on Monday the Sixth Day of this Instant March, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
D. of Bucks Privilege.
Upon Complaint made to this House, and Oath made
at the Bar, by Francis Coay and Richard Coay, Servants to
his Grace the Duke of Buckingham, a Peer of this Realm,
"That, on the Fourteenth Day of December last, Mathew Deverill of Swanborne in the County of Bucks
Yeoman (late High Constable of the Three Hundreds
of Cottesloc), John Deverill of the same Town Yeoman his Brother, Robert Carter of the same Town
Yeoman, and Nicholas Goddyn of Mursley in the said
County Yeoman, with divers others in their Company,
did unlawfully assault and wound them the said Francis
Coay and Richard Coay, and also John Coay and John
Synfield, being in their Watch in Whaddon Chace, belonging to the said Duke, for the Preservation of the
Deverill's, & al. to be attached for assaulting his Servants.
Which Assault, being committed sitting the Parliament, is a Violation of the Privilege of Parliament;
whereupon it is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Serjeant
at Arms attending this House, or his Deputy, shall forthwith attach the Bodies of the said Mathew Deverill,
John Deverill, Robert Carter, and Nicholas Goddyn, and
bring them in safe Custody to the Bar of this House, to
answer for their said Offences; and this shall be a
sufficient Warrant on that Behalf.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Jovis, 2dum
diem instantis Martii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic