DIE Jovis, 6 Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Comes Tankerville, C. P. S.
Dux Devon, Senescallus.
Dux St. Albans.
Comes Jersey, Camerarius.
Ds. Willughby Er.
Ds. Dudley & W'd.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Arundell Tr.
E. of Maclesfield's Privilege; Wilford & al. to be attached, for arresting Phillips, his Servant:
The House being informed, upon Oath, at the Bar,
"That William Phillips, a menial Servant to the Earl of
Maclesfeld, a Peer of this Realm, was Yesterday
arrested, at the Suit of Richard Wilford, by Charles
Wapshot and William Elderton Bailiffs, contrary to the
Privilege of Parliament:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Serjeant at Arms
attending this House, his Deputy or Deputies, do
forthwith attach the Bodies of the said Richard Wilford,
Charles Wapshot, and William Elderton, and bring them
in safe Custody to the Bar of this House; and this
shall be a sufficient Warrant on that Behalf.
To Peter Persehouse Esquire, Serjeant at
Arms attending this House, his Deputy or
Deputies, and every of them; and to all
Mayors, Sheriffs, Bailiffs, Constables, and
other His (fn. *) Majesty's Officers, to be aiding
and assisting in the Execution hereof.
The House being also informed, upon Oath, at the
Bar, "That William Phillips, menial Servant to the
Earl of Maclesfeld, a Peer of this Realm, is detained
in Custody, by Charles Wapshott and William Elderton
Bailiffs, at the Suit of Richard Wilford:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said William
Phillips shall be, and he is hereby, discharged from the
Restraint he lies under; and this shall be a sufficient
Warrant on that Behalf.
To all Sheriffs, Bailiffs, and other Officers
whom this may concern.
Countess of Anglesey's Bill, for a Separation:
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act
for separating James Earl of Anglesey from Katherine
Countess of Anglesey his Wife, for the Cruelty of
the said Earl."
Counsel and Witnesses to be heard.
Upon the First Reading of the Bill, intituled, "An
Act for separating James Earl of Anglesey from Katherine Countess of Anglesey his Wife, for the
Cruelty of the said Earl:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Bill shall
be read the Second Time on Thursday the Thirteenth
Day of this Instant March; before which, this House
will hear Counsel, Civilians, and Witnesses, for the
Countess of Anglesey, to make good the Allegations in
the Bill; at which Time the Earl of Anglesey may have
Counsel, Civilians, and Witnesses, to attend, and be
heard, if he thinks fit.
The House being moved, "That Katherine Countess
of Anglesey may be sequestered:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Doctor Oxenden
and Doctor Newton do attend this House To-morrow,
at Eleven of the Clock; as also Counsel for and against
the Bill, as the Parties concerned shall think fit.
Lords take the Oaths.
This Day James Lord Chandos and Henry Lord Herbert took the Oaths, and made and subscribed the Declaration, pursuant to the Statute.
City of London versus Brookfield Market, &c. Bill.
Upon reading the Petition of the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and Common Council, of the City of London,
praying to be heard, by their Counsel, before the
passing of the Bill, intituled, "An Act for confirming
the Grants of Brookfield Market and Fair, and Newport Market, in the County of Middl'x:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Petitioners
shall be heard, by their Counsel, at the Committee to
whom the said Bill stands committed on Tuesday the
Eighteenth Day of this Instant March, at Eleven of
the Clock in the Forenoon; at which Time also any
other Persons, who shall think themselves concerned,
may be heard.
Trustees of Forfeited Estates in Ireland, Report.
The House being informed, "That Mr. Annesley,
from the Trustees for Sale of the forfeited Estates
in Ireland, was at the Door;" he was called in, and
presented a Report of their Proceedings.
Price versus Watts.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of John
Price Esquire, from Two Decretal Orders, made the
First and Seventh Days of December One Thousand
Six Hundred and Ninety-nine, in His Majesty's
Court of Exchequer in Ireland, on the Behalf of
William Watts, of the City of Dublin, Alderman; and
praying the reversing and setting aside of the said
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Will'm Watts
may have a Copy of the said Petition and Appeal; and
shall and he is hereby required to put in his Answer
thereunto, in Writing, on Thursday the Tenth Day of
April next, at Eleven of the Clock in the Forenoon.
The Lord Chamberlain, by His Majesty's Command,
delivered the Ratification of the Treaty of Ryswick;
and the Treaty between England, Sweden, and The
States Generall; and, by His Majesty's Command, said,
"There were no other Treaties."
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Veneris, (videlicet,) septimum diem instantis Martii, hora
undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.