DIE Martis, 25 die Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Ds. Grey Ruth.
Ds. Howard Eff.
Lords take the Oaths.
This Day Thomas Earl of Sussex, James Lord Chandos, and Robert Lord Lexington, took the Oaths, and
made and subscribed the Declaration, pursuant to the
E. of Mulgrave's Waterman pressed.
The Earl of Bridgewater reported from the Committee of Privileges, "That the Committee is of Opinion, That the Earl of Mulgrave's Privilege hath
been broken, by Lieutenant Crowe's pressing and detaining Josias Williams his Lordship's Waterman; and
that the said Joias Williams ought to be released, and
the said Lieutenant Crowe sent for in Custody."
The Question being put, "Whether to agree
with the Report of the Committee?"
It was Resolved in the Negative.
Dean and Chapter of Hereford versus Hodges.
Upon reading the Petition of the Dean and Chapter
of the Cathedral Church of Hereford, and James Gregory Esquire, praying the Revival of their Appeal;
and that Richard Hodges may answer thereunto, and
that all Proceedings on the said Decree may be stayed
in the Courts below:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Richard
Hodges be, and is hereby, required to put in his Answer thereunto, in Writing, on Tuesday the 8th Day
of April next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon;
whereof the Petitioners are to cause Notice to be given
to the said Richard Hodges, to the End he answer accordingly.
Coke versus Fountain.
Upon reading the Petition of Edward Coke Esquire,
an Infant, by the Lady Anne Coke a Widow, his Mother
and Guardian; praying the Revival of their Appeal, to
which Andrew Fountaine Esquire is Defendant, and a
Day may be appointed for hearing thereof:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear
the said Cause, by Counsel on both Sides, at the Bar,
on Wednesday the Third Day of April next, at Ten of
the Clock in the Forenoon: And it is further ORDERED,
That the stitched Papers and Vellum Book, or any
other Writings which were formerly produced upon
any Hearings in this House by the said Andrew Fountaine, shall be then produced; whereof the Petitioners
are to cause Notice to be given to the Defendant, to
the End he attend with his Counsel accordingly.
Vincent versus Parker.
Upon reading the Petition of Vincent Vincent
Esquire; shewing, "That, since his Appeal lodged in
this House, by Order of the Court of Chancery, he
is taken into Custody, and committed to The Fleete,
for not performing the Decrees of that Court (from
which he appealed to this House); where he now
remains, to his great Disgrace, Damage, and Expence;
and humbly praying Relief therein:"
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said
Petition of Vincent Vincent Esquire be, and is hereby,
referred to the Lords Committees appointed to consider
and inspect the Journals of this House, whether any
Proceedings may be had in the Courts in Westminster
Hall, in the Intervals of Parliament, after Appeals or
Writs of Error are depending in this House.
Sir R. Brooke versus Marshall.
Upon reading the Petition of Sir Robert Brook
Baronet and Dame Martha his Wife, Relict and Administratrix of Christopher Tomlinson deceased; praying
the Revival of their said Appeal, and that Sir Charles
Porter may be made a Party thereto:
Sir C. Porter to be made a Party.
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Sir
Charles Porter may have a Copy of the said Petition;
and be, and is hereby, required to put in his Answer
thereunto, in Writing, on Tuesday the First of April
next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; whereof
the Petitioners are to cause Notice to be given to the
said Sir Charles Porter, to the End he answer accordingly.
Le Grand & al. Nat. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for naturalizing David Le Grand and others."
Small Tithes, &c. for Recovery of, Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the more
easy Recovery of Small Tithes, and repairing of
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is
committed to these Lords following:
|L. Bp. of London.
L. Bp. of Durham.
L. Bp. of Landaff.
L. Bp. of Sarum.
L. Bp. of Chester.
L. Bp. of Worcester.
L. Bp. of Chichester.
|Ds. Grey de R.
Ds. Howard Eff.
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet
on Thursday next, at Nine of the Clock in the
Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings.
Robertus Atkins, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de
Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Mercurii, videlicet, 26um diem instantis Martii, hora decima Aurora,
Dominis sic decernentibus.