House of Commons Journal Volume 7
15 July 1653


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'House of Commons Journal Volume 7: 15 July 1653', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 7: 1651-1660 (1802), pp. 285. URL: Date accessed: 28 November 2014.


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Friday, the 15th of July, 1653.

Hitcham's Charyties.

AN Act for Settling and Confirming of the Manors of Framlingham, and Saxtead, in the County of Suffolk, and the Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments thereunto belonging, devised by Sir Robert Hitcham Knight, and late Serjeant at Law, was this Day read; and ordered to be read the Second time on this Day three Months.

Council of State.

Resolved, That Seven shall be the Quorum of the Council of State.


The House this Day resumed the Debate touching the Business of Tythes.

The Question being propounded, Whether the Maintenance of Ministers by Tythes, shall be continued after the Third Day of November next;

And the Question being put, That that Question be now put;

The House was divided.

The Noes went forth.

Alderman Titchborne, Tellers for the Noes: 68.
Sir Antho. AshleyCooper, With the Noes,
Major Gen. Harrison, Tellers for the Yeas: 43.
Colonel Blunt, With the Yeas,

So it passed in the Negative.