DIE Martis, 4 Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Dunel. & Crew.
Epus. St. Asaph.
|Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Comes Tankerville, C. P. S.
Dux Devon, Senescallus.
Dux St. Albans.
Comes Jersey, Camerarius.
Comes Dorset & Midd'x.
Ds. Willughby Er.
Ds. Dudley & Ward.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Berkeley S.
E. of Tankerville takes the Oaths.
This Day Ford Earl of Tankerville Lord Privy Seal
took the Oaths, and made and subscribed the Declaration, pursuant to the Statute.
Ball versus Ridler.
Upon reading the Petition of Nathaniel Ridler, Respondent to the Appeal of John Ball; shewing, "That
he hath put in his Answer to the Appeal of the said
John Ball; and praying a Day for hearing the said
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear
the said Cause, by Counsel, at the Bar, on Tuesday
the Eleventh Day of this Instant March, at Eleven of
the Clock in the Forenoon.
Cornwall versus Williams.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Henry
Cornwall Esquire, from a Dismission and Decree of the
Court of Chancery, made the Eighteenth Day of
July One Thousand Seven Hundred, in Two Causes
there depending; the one, wherein the Petitioner was
Complainant against Elizabeth Williams Widow, Elizabeth Williams, an Infant, by her Guardian, and David
Williams Doctor of Physic, and Henry Williams, Defendants; and the other, wherein John Page Doctor in
Divinity, Marmaduke Gwynn Esquire and others, Creditors of Richard Williams and Thomas Williams,
Esquires, deceased, were Plaintiffs, against the Petitioner, and the said David Williams, Elizabeth Williams
Widow, Elizabeth Williams, an Infant, by her Guardian, Defendants; and praying, "That the said Dismission and Decree may be reversed:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Doctor
David Williams, Henry Williams, Elizabeth Williams the
Widow, and Elizabeth Williams the Infant, per Guardian. John Page, and Marmaduke Gwyn, may have a
Copy of the said Appeal; and shall and they are hereby
required to put in their Answer thereunto, in Writing, on Tuesday the Five and Twentieth Day of this
Instant March, at Eleven of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Tidcombe versus Bodington & al.
Upon reading the Petition of James Bodington
Esquire and John Cholmley Gentleman; praying a further Day for answering to the Appeal of John Tidcombe Esquire:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Petitioners have
hereby Time allowed them, for answering to the said
Appeal, until Friday next, at Eleven of the Clock in
Harris to attend, for Reflections against Lord Osborne.
The House being informed, "That in a printed
Paper, intituled, The London Postman, with Intelligence Foreign and Domestic, from Monday, February
24th, to Wednesday, February 26th, 1700. Printed
by Benjamin Harris, next the Golden Boar's-head,
against the Cross Keys Inn, in Gracechurch Street,
there are some Expressions concerning the Peregrine
Galley, lately built by Directions of the Lord
It is therefore ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Benjamin Harris shall and he is hereby required to attend this
House on Thursday next, at Eleven of the Clock.
Capt. Desborow and Commodore Norris heard.
Captain Norris and Captain Desborow attending at
the Door, according to the Order of the Seven and
Twentieth of February last, were called in.
And the said Captain Norris being heard by himself
and Witnesses, what they could say to induce the House
to move the King to take off the Suspension he lay
under, in Pursuance of an Address of this House to
His Majesty; and the said Captain Desborow having
Leave to ask such Questions of the said Witnesses in
relation to the said Matter as he thought fit:
The further Consideration thereof was adjourned to
Thursday next; when all such Witnesses as either of
them hath to produce may be heard, what they have
more to offer.
Countess of Anglesey's Bill, for a Separation.
A Bill being offered, on the Behalf of Katherine
Countess of Anglesey:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Bill shall be
read on Thursday next; and that the said Countess of
Anglesey shall and hereby hath the Protection of this
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Jovis,
(videlicet,) sextum diem instantis Martii, hora undecima
Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.