Veneris, 14 Februarii, 14 Car.
SUSANNA De Milleville this Day took the Oaths
of Allegiance and Supremacy, at the Clerk's Table,
in order to her Naturalization.
E. of Derby's Estate.
A Bill for restoring Charles Earl of Derby to the
Manors of Mould and Mouldsdale, Hope and Hopesdale,
in the County of Flint, was this Day read the First time.
Ordered, That this Bill be read the Second time on
The Amendments, sent from the Lords, to the Bill
for Confirmation of a Register of Sales and Pawns, made
to retailing Brokers in London and Westminster, and
Places adjacent, were this Day twice read.
Resolved, That this House doth agree to the said
Amendments: And that the said Amendments be added
to, and made Part of the Bill.
A Bill to enable Charles Barnesley Esquire, and
Gilbert his Son and Heir apparent, to sell Lands for the
Payment of the Debts of the said Charles Barnesley, his
Father, was this Day read the Second time.
Resolved, That the same be committed to Sir Tho.
Strickland, Sir Tho. Tompkins, Mr. Strickland, Mr. Morrice, Mr. Newton, Sir Lancelot Lake, Sir Courtney Poole,
Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Wm. Doyley, Mr. Churchill, Sir
Tho. Leigh, Mr. Knight, Mr. Scudamore, Mr. Culliford,
Mr. Puckering, Colonel Robinson, Sir John Talbot, Sir
Edm. Pooley, Sir Tho. Allen, Sir Robert Holt, Sir Robert
Atkyns, Mr. Chetwynd, Mr. Bullen Reames, Sir Edw.
Walpoole, Mr. Eyre, Sir Clement Throckmorton, Sir Anthony Irby, Mr. Walgrave, and all the Knights, Citizens,
and Burgesses, who serve for the Counties of Derby and
Stafford: And they are to meet in the Speaker's
Chamber, To-morrow in the Afternoon, at Two of the
Clock: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
An ingrossed Bill for the Sale of Sir Robert Slingsby
deceased his Lands, for Payment of his Debts, was this
Day read the Third time.
And several Amendments being, upon the Question,
agreed to; and the Bill being accordingly amended at
the Clerk's Table;
Resolved, That the said Bill, with the Amendments,
so amended and agreed to, do pass.
Resolved, That the Title of the said Bill shall be, An
Act for Sale of Sir Robert Slingsby deceased his Lands,
for Payment of his Debts.
A Bill for settling certain Manors and Lands of Sir
James Enyons on his Trustees, to sell, for Payment of
his Debts, was this Day read the Second time.
Resolved, That the same be committed to Sir Tho.
Leigh, Mr. Geo. Clarke, Mr. Chetwind, Sir Tho. Tompkins,
Mr. Newton, Mr. Oakeley, Mr. Goodrick, Sir John
Covett, Sir Lancelot Lake, Serjeant Rainsford, Sir Tho.
Meres, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Solomon Swale, Mr. Clifford, Mr. Crouch, Mr. Cotton, Sir John Brampston, Mr.
Chune, Mr. York, Sir Robert Holt, Sir Edm. Bowyer, Sir
Clement Throckmorton, Mr. Rigby, Mr. Oneale, Sir Justin.
Isham, Sir Rowland Berkley, Sir John Goodrick, Mr.Manwaring, Mr. Eyre, Sir Tho. Middleton, Mr. Pursell,
Mr. Waring, Mr. Street, Serjeant Keeling, Mr. Dowdswell, Mr. Milward, Mr. Russell, Mr. Churchill, Mr.
Crooke, Mr. Proby, Sir Tho. Dike, Mr. Reames, Mr.
Kirkby, Sir Clifford Clifton, Mr. Jay, Mr. Radcliff, Mr.
Culleford, Colonel Leg, Sir Edm. Peirse, Mr. James,
Colonel Gilby, Mr. Orme, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Sir Tho.
Bludworth, Sir Tho. Gower, Mr. Lewes, Sir Edm. Pooley,
and all the Knights, Citizens, and Burgesses, who serve
for the several Counties of Warwick and Stafford: And
they are to meet in the Exchequer Chamber, To-morrow
in the Afternoon, at Two of the Clock: And to send for
Persons, Papers, and Records.
Chambers', &c. Estate.
Ordered, That the ingrossed Bill for the enabling Henry
Chambers, Executor of John Chambers; William Wharton,
who married the Executrix of William Barrett; and John
Clay, Executor of Herculus Clay; to raise and levy the
Sum of Two thousand Six hundred and Ninety Pounds,
out of the Manors, Lands, Tenements, Hereditaments,
and Possessions of Colonel John Hutchinson; be read
To-morrow, when the House is full.
A Bill for Repairing of Dover Harbour was this Day
read the First time.
Resolved, That this Bill be read the Second time on
Ordered, That the ingrossed Bill for the constituting
Corporations in the City of London, and Westminster, and
in the several Cities and Counties within the Kingdom of
England, and Dominion of Wales, and Town of Berwick
upon Tweed, for the better Relief, and Employment of
the Poor; and for the preventing of Poor, by the Setling of them; and for the better Execution of the Laws
against Rogues and Vagabonds; be read To-morrow
London, &c. Streets.
A Bill for Repairing the Highways and Sewers, and
for paving and keeping clean of the Streets in and about
the Cities of London and Westminster; and for reforming
of Annoyances and Disorders in the Streets of, and
Places adjacent to, the said Cities; was this Day read
the Second time.
Resolved, That this Bill be committed to the same
Committee to which the Bill for regulating Hackney
Coaches was formerly committed: And all the Members
of this House, that come to the said Committee, are to
have Voices thereat: And the said Committee is revived:
And they are to meet this Afternoon, in the Speaker's
Chamber, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon: And
to send for Persons, Papers, and Records: And the said
Committee are to take particular Care of that Clause in
the Bill, for charging the Country, within Ten Miles of
London, to contribute towards the Repairing and Amending these Highways; and to peruse the Statute of 32 H.
VIII. and other Statutes and Laws made touching the
same; and to provide, by the Bill, that such Monies as
shall be raised by Licensing of Hackney Coaches, may be
applied towards the Repairing and Maintaining the Highways and Streets; and to receive any other Proposals or
Expedients, that shall be offered for Ease of the People,
and lessening the Charge of repairing and amending the
Highways; and to make such Alterations and Additions
to this Bill, as they shall think fit; and to incorporate
the Bill for Hackney Coaches into this Bill: And it is recommended to Mr. Yorke to take care of this Business,
and to see it expedited.
10 per Cent Interest.
A Bill for such Persons as shall supply his Majesty with
Money for his present Occasions, to take Interest at Ten
Pounds per Centum, was this Day read the Second
Resolved, That the said Bill be committed to the Committee of the whole House, that is appointed for the
King's Revenue: And that the House will resolve into a
Committee To-morrow Morning, to take this Bill in the
first Place, and afterwards the King's Revenue, into Consideration: And they are to limit a Time in the Bill, for
the taking up and retaining Money at Interest, by his
Majesty, at the Rate of Ten Pounds per Centum.
Ordered, That the Committee to whom the Bill for
Bengworth Bridge is committed, be revived; and do
meet To-morrow, at the Place formerly appointed, at
Two of the Clock in the Afternoon.
Ordered, That the Committee to which the Business
touching Mr. James Phillips is referred, be revived; and
do sit To-morrow, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Place formerly appointed.
Ordered, That Mr. Speaker do send his Warrant to the
Clerk of the Crown, to issue out a new Writ for Election of a Member for Cockermouth, in the Place of Mr.
Ordered, That Sir Edmond Peirse and Mr. Clarke be
added to the Committee to whom the Bill for Repair of
Wells Key is committed.
Ordered, That the Name of John Hollinbeech, of
Mortlack, Tapestryman, be inserted into the Bill for
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight of the Clock.