DIE Mercurii, 18 die Julii.
PRAYERS, by Mr. Hodges.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
Comes (fn. *)
Comes (fn. *)
Viscount Say & Seale.
Ds. Howard de Charlt.
Ds. C. Gerard.
Ds. Da la Warr.
Hatfield Level Riot.
ORDERED, That the Informations concerning the
Riot and Murder in Hattfeild Levell be transmitted to
the Judges, to proceed against the Offenders according
Marq. of Winton's Order.
ORDERED, That the Marquis of Winchester shall
have the like Order as the Duke of Bucks and other
Lords, for putting him into present Possession of those
Lands which have been sold without his Consent.
L. Powis, D.
ORDERED, That the Lord Powis shall be put into
Possession of his Estate, as other Lords have been, of
those Lands that have been sold without his Consent.
L. Hopton's Coheirs, D.
The like Order for the Coheirs of the Lord Hopton.
E. of Derby and the Purchasers of his Estate.
In Preparation to the Hearing of the Earl of Derby's
Cause and his Purchasers:
It is ORDERED, That the Countess Dowager of
Derby ( (fn. *) is to be produced a Witness in the Cause)
shall be permitted to have a Chair to sit down, in regard of her Age and Quality; and when she gives her
Testimony, she is to come to the Clerk's Table to be
sworn, and there to give her Evidence.
The House heard the Cause between the Earl of
Derby and his Purchasers, by Counsel and Witnesses on
both Sides; and ordered to be taken into Consideration
this Day Sevennight, if Public Business do not intervene; and the Judges are then to be present.
Upon reading the Petition of Arrundell Penruddocke:
It is ORDERED, That Mr. Reives and Mr. Fra. Fynch
are assigned to be of Counsel with her, in the Business
of her Husband.
Private Business put off.
ORDERED, That all Private Business be put off, until
the Public Business now depending be determined.
E. of Sterling, & al. versus Levingston.
ORDERED, That the Cause between Sterling and
Leviston be put off till Friday come Sevennight; and an
Order to be granted for their Witnesses.
Bill for Pollmoney.
ORDERED, That the Act for Poll-money shall be read
To-morrow Morning, the First Business; and the Bill
for Indemnity to be taken into Consideration on Friday
Order to restore to the Marquis of Winton those Lands which were sold without his Consent.
It being moved this Day, "That the Lord Marquis
of Winchester might be put into the Possession of such
of his Estate as he hath not joined with others in the
passing away, or hath passed away himself by any
legal Course of Law:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords in Parliament assembled, That the respective Sheriffs, Bailiffs, or other
lawful Officers, in such Counties and Places where the
Houses, Lands, and Premises, of the said Marquis of
Winton lie, shall, upon Sight of this Order, put his
Lordship, or his Assigns, into the Possession of them,
and every of them, that have not been passed, sold, or
conveyed away, singly by himself, or jointly with
others; any Thing to the contrary notwithstanding.
D for L. Powis.
Whereas the Sequestrators have taken Possession of
several of the Lands of Percy Lord Powis, and the
Lady Elizabeth his Wife, and have sold most Part of
their Estate, though they were never convicted for Recusancy, nor were Delinquents, but for their Fidelity
to His now Majesty, and to His late Majesty deceased:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords in Parliament assembled
(the said Lord Powis being a Peer of this Realm), That
what Part of his Estate, and the said Lady Elizabethe's,
remains yet unsold by the Trustees for Sale of Delinquents Estates, shall be discharged of such Seizure or
Sequestration; and that the Arrears remaining in the
Tenants Hands, or not returned into the Exchequer,
shall be paid unto the said Lord Powis, or his Assigns,
forthwith upon Sight of this Order; any Thing to the
D for Sir Trevor Williams and others, Coheirs of L. Hopton.
It being this Day moved, "That Sir Trevor Williams
Knight and Baronet, and Dame Elizabeth his Wife,
Sir Thomas Hartopp Knight, and Dame Mary his
Wife, Katherine Windham Widow, and Sir Bainham
Throckmorton Knight, Coheirs of the Right Honourable Ralph Lord Hopton deceased, may be put into
the Possession of such their respective Estates as they
have not jointly amongst themselves, or severally
apart, passed away, sold, or conveyed, by any legal
Course of Law:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords in Parliament assembled, That the several Sheriffs, Bailiffs, or other lawful Officers, in such Counties and Places where the
Houses, Lands, and Premises, late the Lord Hopton's,
and now belonging to the respective Parties abovementioned, be and are, shall forthwith, upon Sight of this
Order, put the said Sir Trevor Williams, Sir Thomas
Hartop, Katherine Windham, and Sir Bainham Throckmorton, their Assignee or Assigns, into the Possession of
their several Houses, Lands, and Premises, according
to their several Interests and Rights, excepting all and
every Part of the said Lands as have been formerly conveyed by the said Lord Hopton in his Life-time, and
also such Part of the said Lands as they the said Coheirs,
or any of them, have or hath conveyed or passed away
to each other, or to any Person or Persons whatsoever:
And hereof all Persons whatsoever are to take Notice,
and yield Obedience hereunto accordingly.
E. of Derby versus Sir John Trevor and others, Purchasers of his Estate.
Upon hearing the Cause of the Earl of Derby Plaintiff, and Sir John Trevor and others Purchasers Defendants, by Counsel and Witnesses on both Sides, at the
It is ORDERED, by the Lords in Parliament, That the
Consideration of the said Cause shall be further taken up
by their Lordships upon this Day Sevennight, which will
be the 25th of this Instant July, if Public Business do
not intervene; and that the Judges be then present.
E. of Sterling & al. versus Levingston.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords in Parliament assembled, That John Bridle, Captain Henry Pyne, Mrs.
Lushington, Edward Anderton, George Bate Doctor in
Physic, Jonathan Gooddard Doctor of Physic, George
Kirby, George Goslyn, Will. Gardiner, Thomas Haughton,
Thomas Baylson, Didier Faucaut, John Johnson, Henry
Middleton Esquire, Henry Denvis, Lieutenant Colonel
Pynkeney, John Skeeles, Armiger Warner, Captain Cole,
Francis Greg, Mr. Oliver, Robert Osborne, Posthumus
Preistman, and John Maynard Serjeant at Law, shall
appear as Witnesses before the Lords in Parliament, in
a Cause to be heard at the Bar, between Henry Earl of
Sterling and others Plaintiffs, and Thomas Levingston
Esquire and his Wife Defendants, on the Seven and
Twentieth Day of this Instant July, by Nine of the
Clock in the Morning: And herein they may not fail.
House adjourned till 10a cras.