DIE Sabbati, 15 die Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Ds. Cancellarius Angliæ.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
Robertus Comes de Lyndsey, Magnus Camerarius Angl.
Henricus Comes Norwichiæ, et Comes Marescallus Angl.
Jacobus Comes de Brecknock, Senescallus Hospitii Domini Regis.
Henricus Comes St. Albani, Camerarius Hospitii Domini Regis.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
Vicecomes de Stafford.
Ds. Berkeley de Berk.
Ds. Arundell de Ward.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Gerard de Brand.
Ds. Berkeley de Strat.
Ds. Arundell de Treric.
Message from H. C. to return the following Bills.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons by Sir Robert Howard and others, which consisted of these Particulars:
1. To return the Bill concerning the Earl of Salisbury, with some Amendments; to which their Lordships Concurrence is desired.
2. To return the Bill for settling the Rectory of
Chudleigh on the Lord Clifford; wherein they have made
some Amendments, wherein they desire their Lordships
3. To return the Bill concerning Sir Ralph Banks,
to which they agree without any Amendments.
4. To return the Bill for settling the Estate of Sir
Rob't Berkeley deceased; to which they agree without
Chudleigh Rectory, L. Clifford's Bill.
Then the Amendments in the Bill concerning the
Lord Clifford were read Thrice, and Agreed to.
E. of Salisbury's Bill.
The Amendments in the Bill concerning the Earl
of Salisbury were read Thrice, and Agreed to.
ORDERED, That the Bill concerning Henry Elwaies
shall be read the Second Time on Monday Morning
Chomley & al. versus The Grocers Comp. & al.
This Day Sir John Cutler's Answer was delivered in,
to the Complaint of Margaret Chomeley and others.
Ld. Fitzwalter versus Goodwin & al. Privilege.
Whereas George Asser, Henry Goodwin, William Bagley, and divers other Persons were summoned, by Order
of the 25th of February last, to appear at the Bar of
this House, to answer to the Complaint of the Lord
Fitzwalter, a Peer of this Realm, against them, concerning their Fishing in the Waters belonging to the
Manor of Burnham, in the County of Essex, who have
been heard, by their Counsel, at the Bar, on both Parts,
concerning the same:
It is this Day ORDERED, That the said Persons summoned as aforesaid may, and have hereby, Liberty to
return to their respective Habitations, till further Order
of this House for their Appearance again.
Cholmley & al. versus The Grocers Company & al.
Upon Information given this Day to this House,
That the Persons employed by Elizabeth and Margaret
Cholmeley and others, Petitioners, against the Wardens
and Commonalty of the Mystery or Company of
Grocers in London, Sir Thomas Foote, Sir John Cutler and others Defendants, cannot get Admittance
to the Dwelling-house of the Clerk of the said Company, for the giving Notice as by the Order of this
House dated the 13th Instant is directed:"
It is this Day ORDERED, That, upon Denial of Admittance to the said Clerk's House, the affixing of the
said Order upon the Gates of the Hall belonging to
the said Company, and Proof thereof made at the Bar
of this House, shall be taken for a sufficient Notice
for the said Wardens and Commonalty and other
Defendants attending this House by their Counsel,
for hearing the said Cause, at this Bar, at the Time
which in the said Order of the 13th Instant is directed.
Whereas this House hath appointed to hear Counsel
at the Bar, on Tuesday the 18th Day of March Instant,
upon the Petition of Elizabeth and Margaret Cholmely
and others Plaintiffs, and the respective Answers and
Demurrers of the Wardens of the Mystery of the
Grocers in London, Sir Thomas Foote, Sir John Cutler,
and others, Defendants:
It is this Day ORDERED, That Mr. Francis Harris,
Clerk of the said Company, be, and is hereby, required
to attend this House at the time aforesaid, and bring
with him the Books of Bye-laws made by the Court
of Assistants of the said Mystery or Company from
the Year 1641, to this Time; and hereof he may not
Bill against Popish Recusants.
The House was adjourned into a Committee, to take
into Consideration the Bill for preventing Dangers
which may happen by Popish Recusants.
The House being resumed;
The Earl of Bridgwater reported, "That the Committee of the whole House have been considering
the Bill against Popish Recusants, but have proceeded no further at this Time than the First Paragraph, wherein some Amendments have been propounded; to prepare which, the Committee have nominated a Sub-committee, to draw a Clause according to the Sense of the Committee upon the Debate, and have appointed the said Sub-committee
to meet this (fn. *) Afternoon; and it is desired, that this
House would appoint the Judges now present to
attend the said Sub-committee to assist them therein."
Which was ordered accordingly; and that Report
thereof be made on Monday Morning next.
ORDERED, That the further Consideration of the
Bill against Popish Recusants be proceeded in, by a
Committee of the whole House, on Monday Morning
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Lunæ, 17um
diem instantis Martii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis
Hitherto examined by us,