DIE Mercurii, 4 Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Norwic. 2.
Epus. Cov. & Lich. 1.
|Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Godolphin, Thesaurarius.
March. Normanby, C. P. S.
Dux Devonshire, Senescallus.
Ds. Grey W.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Lords take the Oaths.
This Day the Lords following took the Oaths, and
made and subscribed the Declaration, and also
took and subscribed the Oath of Abjuration,
pursuant to the Statutes; (videlicet,)
John Lord Archbishop of York.
Simon Lord Bishop of Ely.
Thomas Lord Wharton.
William Lord Byron.
Hindmarsh versus Everard.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Richard
Hindmarsh and Margaret his Wife, from a Decree made
in Her Majesty's Court of Exchequer Chamber, the
Seven and Twentieth Day of June in the Twelfth Year
of the Reign of our late Sovereign Lord William the
Third, and several Reports and Orders made thereupon, in a Cause wherein Mary Everard the Mother,
and Mary Everard the Daughter by her said Mother
her Guardian, the now Respondents, were Complainants, and the Petitioners and others Defendants; and
praying the Reversal of the said Decree, Reports, and
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Mary Everard
the Mother, and Mary the Daughter, may have a Copy
of the said Appeal; and shall and they are hereby required to put in their Answers thereunto, in Writing,
on Wednesday the Eighteenth Day of this Instant November, at Eleven a Clock in the Forenoon.
Public Thanksgiving for the Success of Her Majesty's Arms:
The Lord Chamberlain (by Her Majesty's Command)
acquainted the House, "That Her Majesty had appointed Thursday the Twelfth Instant, to be observed
in London and Westminster, as a Day of Public Thanksgiving to Almighty GOD, on Occasion of the great
Successes of Her Majesty's Arms and those of Her
Allies; and particularly that of Her Troops under
the Conduct of the Earl of Marlborough; that of the
Forces under the Command of the Duke of Ormonde
at Vigo; and also for the extraordinary Success of
the Fleet under the Command of Sir George Rooke:
And, for the greater Solemnity on that Day, Her
Majesty will be pleased to go to St. Paul's Church, as
has been accustomed in former Times in this Kingdom, to return Thanks to Almighty GOD, for the
signal and great Success, in which, not only Her
Majesty, but all Her Subjects, are so highly concerned;"
House to attend the Queen to St. Paul's:
Whereupon it was ORDERED, That this House do
attend Her Majesty to St. Paul's Church, on Thursday
the Twelfth Instant, being the Day appointed for a
Surveyor General to provide Places there.
Then Sir Christopher Wren, Her Majesty's Surveyor
of the Works, attending (by Her Majesty's Command)
was called in; and ordered, that convenient Places be
provided in St. Paul's Church, on the Day of Thanksgiving, for Eighty Lords, not to be mixed with others;
and that he attend this House on Friday next, to
give an Account of what he hath done in order thereunto.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Jovis,
quintum diem instantis Novembris, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.