DIE Veneris, 6 die Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. St. David's.
L. Privy Seal.
L. Great Chamberlain.
|Ds. Grey de R.
Ds. Howard de Essingham.
Ds. North & Grey.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for enabling
of Trustees to sell certain Lands of Richard Cooke deceased, to pay Debts, and to raise Portions for his
L. Griffin bailed.
Edward Lord Griffin was this Day brought to the
Bar, by the Chief Governor of The Tower, and kneeled
until he was bid stand up.
Then the Speaker told him, "The Lords had thought
fit, upon his Petition, to bail him;" and asked him,
Who was to be his Bail?"
He named the Lord Fitzharding and Sir Justinian
Who the House accepted; and they entered into the
"Memorand. quod Edwardus Dominus Griffin recognovit se debere Domino Regi et Dominæ Reginæ in Decem
Mille Librarum, de Bonis et Catallis suis levari, ad
Usum Domini Regis et Dominæ Reginæ Et
"Mauricius Vicecomes Fitzharding, de Regno Hiberniæ,
recognovit se debere Domino Regi et Dominæ Reginæ in
Quinque Mille Librarum, de Bonis et Catallis suis levari,
ad Usum dict. Domini Regis et Dominæ Reginæ. Et
"Justinian Isham Baronet, recognovit se debere Domino
Regi et Dominæ Reginæ in Quinque Mille Librarum, de
Bonis et Catallis suis levari, ad Usum Domini Regis et
"The Condition of the abovesaid Recognizance is such,
That if the said Edward Lord Griffin shall appear at
the Bar of this House within One Week after Notice
by the leaving the Order of this, at his House in The
Mall in St. James' Parish, then this Recognizance to be
void and of none Effect; else to stand in full Force
L. Griffin discharged from his Commitment.
Whereas the House hath this Day bailed Edward
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Edward Lord Griffin be, and is hereby, discharged from his
Commitment by this House to The Tower of London; and
this shall be a sufficient Warrant on that Behalf.
To the Lord Lucas, Chief Governor of
Their Majesties Tower of London, his
Deputy and Deputies, and every of
ORDERED, That the Earl of Berkeley is added to the
Committee for Inspections.
Coke versus Fountain & al.
Upon reading the Petition of Edward Coke Esquire,
an Infant under the Age of One and Twenty Years, by
the Lady Anne Coke his Mother and Guardian; shewing,
"They have an Appeal depending in this House, to
which Andrew Fountaine and William Guavas are Defendants; and praying that he may have Liberty to
amend his Appeal; and the same, being amended, may
be revived, and received."
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said
Edward Coke hath hereby Leave to amend his Appeal,
or bring in a new one; and the said Appeal is hereby
Thwaites versus Deye & Ux.
Whereas there is an Appeal of James Thwaytes depending in this House, to which John Deye and Frances
his Wife are Defendants; the House being moved,
"That Isaac Heath, Citizen and Salter of London, may
be admitted to enter into a Recognizance of One Hundred Pounds, to answer such Costs as this House shall
think fit, in Case the said Appeal be dismissed:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal,
That the said Isaac Heath shall be, and is hereby, admitted to enter into a Recognizance as aforesaid.
Edwards & al. versus Duvall.
Whereas the House hath this Day heard the Cause
by Counsel on both Sides at the Bar, wherein Sir
Edward Derham and Sir John Edwards are Plaintiffs,
and John Duwall Defendant:
It is ORDERED, That the Speaker of this House do
report the said Cause on Monday next, at Ten of the
Clock in the Forenoon.
A Petition was humbly presented to the House, and
Ly Russell's Petition, praying that the Enquiry concerning the undue Proceedings against her Husband may be prosecuted.
"To the Right Honourable the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled.
"The humble Petition of Rachell Lady Russell,
Relict of William Lord Russell.
"Whereas Their most Gracious Majesties and both
Houses of Parliament have with great Justice reversed the barbarous Attainder of her dear Lord; and
whereas this Honourable House, with the like Regard
to Justice to him and others, have it now under Consideration to enquire after the Advisers and Accessaries of those malicious Proceedings, and to find out
the undue and irregular Practice in the Return of the
Panel of the Jury:
"Your Petitioner finds herself under great Obligations of giving her humble Thanks to this
Honourable House for your just and honourable Proceeding therein; and humbly petitions
your Lordships, That you would be pleased
effectually to pursue this just Inquisition for
Blood, which you have so honourably begun.
"And your Petitioner shall ever pray, &c.
Robertus Atkins, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de
Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati, videlicet, 7um diem instantis Decembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.