DIE Mercurii, 18 die Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. Asaph.
L. Privy Seal.
Duke of Grafton.
Duke of Beaufort.
Ds. De Grey.
Ds. Arundell de Trerice.
Ds. Butler de Weston.
Smith & al. versus Coleby.
After hearing Counsel at the Bar, in the Cause upon
the Petition and Appeal of Alexander Smith, Anthony
Fothergill, and Thomas Lambert, from a Decree made in
the High Court of Chancery, wherein they are decreed to reconvey Lands, by them purchased, to one
Alexander Coleby; as also upon the Answer of the said
Alexander Coleby put in thereunto:
After due Consideration had of what was offered by
Counsel on either Part thereupon, it is ORDERED and
Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Appeal of the said Alexander
Smith, Anthony Forthergill, and Thomas Lambert, be, and
is hereby, dismissed this House: And it is further ORDERED, That the Decree made in the Court of Chancery, from which they appealed to this House, be, and
is hereby, affirmed.
King's Answer to Address for High Steward, &c.
The Lords with the White Staves reported, "That
they have attended His Majesty, to desire that a Place
may be prepared in Westminster Hall, where this House
may fit for the Trial of the Earl of Stamford; and
also to desire His Majesty to give Order for a Commission for a Lord High Steward, in order to the
Trial of the said Earl of Stamford. And His Majesty
hath given Order for them both."
Sir George Crooke's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for vesting
the Lands of Sir George Crooke Knight deceased, in
Trustees, to be sold for the Payment of his Debts."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is
committed to these Lords following:
L. Privy Seal.
Duke of Somerset.
Duke of Beaufort.
Earl of Derby.
Earl of Huntingdon.
Earl of Bridgewater.
Earl of Devon.
Earl of Westmerland.
Earl of Berks.
Earl of Peterborough.
Earl of Anglesey.
Earl of Thannet.
Earl of Carlile.
Earl of Craven.
Earl of Danby.
Earl of Yarmouth.
Earl of Nottingham.
Earl of Abingdon.
Earl of Gainesborough.
Earl of Plymouth.
|Arch. of Yorke.
Ds. De Grey.
Ds. Arundell de T.
Their Lordships, or any Five or more of them;
to meet To-morrow Morning, at Nine of the
Clock, in the Prince's Lodgings; and having
heard all Persons therein concerned, are to
report the same to the House; their Lordships
have Power to adjourn from Time to Time, as
they shall see Cause.
Eaton & al. versus Lane, in Error.
Whereas this House had appointed to hear Counsel
at the Bar on both Sides this Day, for George Eaton and
others, Plaintiffs in a Writ of Error brought into this
House, wherein John Lane is Defendant, upon the
Errors assigned, and Diminution alledged by the said
George Eaton and others Plaintiffs; upon hearing Counsel
for the Defendant John Lane, and the Plaintiffs George
Eaton and others not appearing, nor any Counsel for
It is ORDERED and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the
Judgement of the Court of King's Bench, given for
the said John Lane, recited in the Transcript of the
said Writ of Error, be, and is hereby, affirmed; and
that the said Transcript be remitted to the Court of
King's Bench, to the End the said John Lane may have
Execution of the said Judgement, as if no such Writ
of Error had been brought into this Court: And their
Lordships do further adjudge, That the said George
Eaton and others, Plaintiffs in the said Writ of Error,
shall pay, or cause to be paid, unto the said John Lane,
the Sum of Ten Pounds for his Costs, by reason
of his bringing the said Writ of Error into this
Williams versus Mellish.
This House being moved, on the Behalf of Edward
Mellish, "That Nicholas Treevanion, William Delawood,
Charles Blackhall, and Stephen Dearecroft, may be
summoned to attend as Witnesses, at the Hearing of
the Cause wherein Walter Williams is Plaintiff, and
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Nicholas
Trevanion, William Delawood, Charles Blackhall and
Stephen Dearcroft be, and are hereby, required to
appear at the Bar of this House on Monday the 23th of
November Instant, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon;
and hereof they may not fail.
Verigny's Nat. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the naturalizing Thomas de Verigny."
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Jovis, 19um diem
instantis Novembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic