House of Lords Journal Volume 17
18 February 1704

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'House of Lords Journal Volume 17: 18 February 1704', Journal of the House of Lords: volume 17: 1701-1705 (1767-1830), pp. 440-441. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=14737 Date accessed: 24 November 2014.


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DIE Veneris, 18 Februarii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Arch. Ebor.
Epus. London.
Epus. Lincoln.
Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Bangor.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Dux Richmond.
Dux Bolton.
Dux Bedford.
Comes Lindsey, Magnus Camerarius.
Comes Carlisle, Marescallus.
Comes Derby.
Comes Manchester.
Comes Rivers.
Comes Stamford.
Comes Winchilsea.
Comes Sunderland.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes Anglesey.
Comes Rochester.
Comes Abingdon.
Comes Orford.
Comes Bradford.
Ds. Bergevenny.
Ds. Lawarr.
Ds. Ferrers.
Ds. Fitzwalter.
Ds. Howard Eff.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. Grey W.
Ds. Lovelace.
Ds. Poulet.
Ds. Vaughan.
Ds. Colepeper.
Ds. Cornwallis.
Ds. Craven.
Ds. Ossulstone.
Ds. Dartmouth.
Ds. Guilford.
Ds. Ashburnham.
Ds. Haversham.
Ds. Sommers.
Ds. Bernard.
Ds. Halifax.
Ds. Gernsey.
Ds. Gower.

PRAYERS.

Sir T. Style's Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to establish and confirm a Partition and Agreement of and touching the Estate of Sir Thomas Style, of Wateringbury, in the County of Kent, Baronet."

ORDERED, That the Consideration of the said Bill be committed to the Lords following; (videlicet,)

D. Bolton.
D. Bedford.
Comes Lindsey, Magnus Camerarius.
Comes Carlisle, Marescallus.
Comes Derby.
Comes Manchester.
Comes Rivers.
Comes Stamford.
Comes Winchilsea.
Comes Sunderland.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes (fn. *) Anglesey.
Comes Rochester.
Comes Abingdon.
Comes Bradford.
Comes Orford.
Viscount Townshend.
Arch. Ebor.
Epus. London.
Epus. Lincoln.
Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Bangor.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Ds. Bergevenny.
Ds. Lawarr.
Ds. Ferrers.
Ds. Fitzwalter.
Ds. Howard Eff.
Ds. Grey W.
Ds. Poulet.
Ds. Culpeper.
Ds. Cornwallis.
Ds. Dartmouth.
Ds. Guilford.
Ds. Haversham.
Ds. Sommers.
Ds. Bernard.
Ds. Halifax.
Ds. Gernsey.
Ds. Gower.

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Monday the Eight and Twentieth Day of this Instant February, at Ten a Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.

Ranc et al. Nat. Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for naturalizing Rene Ranc, Mathew Decker, and others."

ORDERED, That the Consideration of the said Bill be referred to the Lords Committees abovenamed; their Lordships, or any Five of them, to meet thereupon on Monday next, at the Time and Place aforesaid.

Message from H. C. to return Sir G. Wheeler's Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Robert Edon and others:

To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act to enable Sir George Wheeler Knight, and Doctor in Divinity, to make Leases of some Houses and Ground in Channon Row, in Westm'r;" and to acquaint this House that they have agreed to the said Bill, without any Amendment.

Messages from thence, with Bills.

A Message from the House of Commons, by Mr. Bertie and others:

Who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act to enable Sir John Cooper Knight, and Anthony Henley Esquire, to make a Partition, and grant Building Leases, of several Messuages and Tenements, in Lincolne's Inn Fields, in the Parishes of St. Giles in the Fields and St. Clement's Danes, in the County of Middl'x;" to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

A Message from the House of Commons, by Mr. Jenkyns and others:

Who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act to repeal a Proviso, in an Act of the Fourth Year of the Reign of King William and Queen Mary, which prevents the Citizens of the City of York from disposing of their Personal Estates by their Wills, as others inhabiting within the Province of Yorke, by that Act, may do;" to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

A Message from the House of Commons, by Mr. Harcourt and others:

Who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act for enabling Bernard Cotton Esquire to sell some Part of his Estate, for Payment of his Debts; and for confirming several Conveyances already made of several other Parcels of his Estate, by himself and Trustees, to several Purchasers thereof;" to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Cotton's Bill.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for enabling Bernard Cotton Esquire to sell some Part of his Estate, for Payment of his Debts; and for confirming several Conveyances already made of several other Parcels of his Estate, by himself and Trustees, to several Purchasers thereof."

Messages from H. C. to return Kopp's Nat. Bill, and Awdley's Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Francis Masham and others:

To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act for naturalizing Isaac Kopps;" and to acquaint this House, that they have agreed to the same, without any Amendment.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Robert Davers and others:

To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act for the making void certain Uses, Estates, and Trusts, limited in the Marriage Settlement of Henry Awdley Esquire, of certain Manors and Lands contained in that Settlement; and settling other Manors and Lands, of better Value, to and for the same Uses, Estates, and Trusts;" and to acquaint this House, that they have agreed to the same, without any Amendment.

Cockayne versus Rowe.

Upon reading the Petition of Elizabeth Cockayne, Wife of James Cockayne Esquire, Respondent to the Appeal of Anthony Rowe Esquire; shewing, "That she having put in her Answer to the said Appeal; alledging, that the Appeal is chiefly brought to prevent a Trial at Law, directed by the Chancery at the next Assizes at Gloucester, and thereby delay the Payment of a considerable Sum of Money due to the Petitioner; and therefore praying a short Day for hearing the said Appeal:"

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 Friday the Five and Twentieth Day of this Instant February, at Ten a Clock in the Forenoon.

The Lord Chief Justice of Her Majesty's Court of Queen's Bench, in the usual Manner, brought up Two Writs of Errors; One, wherein

Rose versus College of Physicians, in Error.

William Rose is Plaintiff, against

The College of Physicians, Defendants.

Queen versus Ford, in Error.

The other, wherein

The Queen is Plaintiff, against

Wm. Weedon Ford Defendant.

York Bill.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to repeal a Proviso in an Act of the Fourth Year of the Reign of King William and Queen Mary, which prevents the Citizens of the City of York from disposing of their Personal Estates by their Wills, as others inhabiting within the Province of York, by that Act, may do."

Purchasers of Irish forfeited Estates, Bill.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to enlarge the Time for the Purchasers of the forfeited Estates in Ireland to make the Payments of their Purchase-money."

Commissioners of victualing, to attend Hore's Committee.

ORDERED, That some of the Commissioners for victualing Her Majesty's Navy do attend the Lords Committees appointed to consider the Petition of Charles James and Rich'd Hore, To-morrow, at Ten a Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings near the House of Peers.

Then it was proposed, "To adjourn."

After Debate;

The Question was put, "Whether this House shall be now adjourned?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Adjourn.

Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Sabbati, decimum nonum diem instantis Februarii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.

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* Bis in Originali.