Jovis, 7 Maii, 15 Car. IIdi.
ORDERED, That * Appleyard be sent for in the
Custody of the Serjeant at Arms, attending this
House, for his Breach of Privilege, in proceeding to
Tryal against a Tenant of Mr. Cooke, a Member of this
House, concerning Tythes, after he had Notice given,
that Mr. Cooke was concerned in the Title.
Defaulters to Call of the House.
Ordered, That Sir Wm. Hickman, Mr. Jones, Sir John
Fagg, and Sir Norton Knatchbull, be excused for not
attending the House on Monday last, and struck out of
the List of Defaulters.
Ordered, That these Members following be added to
the Committee appointed to inspect the Act for the
better regulating Corporations; viz. Sir Courtney Poole,
Colonel Strangwayes, Sir Hen. Herbert, Colonel Bishop,
Mr. Prideaux, Colonel Robinson, Colonel Arundell,
Colonel Reames, Sir Hugh Bethell, Mr. Culleford.
E. of Portland's Estate.
A Bill for settling an Annuity of Three hundred Pounds
per Annum upon Charles Earl of Portland, and for the
Benefit of Willoughby Whitelock, Bulstrode Whitelocke,
and Carleton Whitelocke, Infants; and for Confirming
of Agreements made, to compose Suits in Law against
them; was this Day read the Second time.
Resolved, &c. That the said Bill be committed to
Mr. Geo. Mountague, Sir Lanc. Lake, Mr. Clifford,
Sir Tho. Gower, Mr. Culleford, Mr. Westphaling, Mr.
Knight, Mr. Mountague, Mr. Waller, Mr. Pepis, Mr.
Glascock, Sir John Shaw, Lord Herbert, Sir Tho.
Allen, Dr. Burwell, Mr. Hoby, Mr. Gaudy, Colonel
Reames, Lord Fanshaw, Sir Robert Atkyns, Sir John
Brampston, Sir Rich. Onslow, Sir Hen. Herbert, Colonel
Fretchvill, Mr. Kent, Mr. Hender Roberts, Sir Edm.
Peirse, Sir Wm. Tompson, Sir John Rouse, Sir Rich.
Ingoldsby, Mr. Bulteel, Mr. Sicklemore, Mr. Coventry,
Mr. Harvey, Sir John Cotton, Mr. Wm. Sandis, Sir John
Tirrell, Sir John Frederick, Mr. Lovelace, Sir Tho. Dolman, Mr. Chichley, Sir Hen. Bennet, Mr. Cornwallis,
Mr. Onslow, Sir Edm. Pye, Mr. Cory, Sir Tho. Dyke, Sir
Cha. Harbord, Sir Tho. Littleton, Sir Solomon Swale, Sir
Allen Apsley, Mr. Croke, Sir John Birkinhead, Sir Rich.
Wiseman, Sir Tho. Lee, Sir Tho. Widdrington, Colonel
Strangwayes, Sir John Burlace, Serjeant Maynard, Sir
Rich. Temple, Mr. Scawen, Sir Geo. Ryve, Sir Fra.
Vincent, Colonel Birch, Mr. Bennet: And they are to
meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon,
in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons,
Papers, and Records.
Ordered, That the Petition of Mr. Nathaniell Staughton
be referred to the same Committee to which the Bill of
Sir Wm. Killigrew, and Sir Henry Heron, for the Draining of Lyndsey Level, is re-committed; to take the said
Petition and Claim of Mr. Staughton into Consideration.
Preventing Popery, &c.
Sir Robert Atkyns reports from the Committee to
which the Bill to prevent the Growth of Popery was
re-committed, several Amendments to be made, and
Provisoes and Clauses to be added, to the Bill: Which
he read with the Coherence, in his Place; and after
delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table.
The Amendments, Provisoes, and Clauses, were read
the First time.
The First Amendment to the Third Folio of the Bill,
being to leave out the Two last Lines, and the Fourth
Folio wholly, and all the Fifth Folio, until you come to
the Words "all which Forfeitures;" and to insert what
is contained in Five Sheets of Paper; was read the Second
time: And the First Paragraph of the Five Sheets was
also read the Second time.
Ordered, That, after the Word "Wales," in the Sixth
Line of the First Folio, these Words be added, "and
Town of Berwick upon Tweed."
Resolved, &c. That the First Paragraph, so amended,
be agreed to.
The Second Paragraph was read the Second time.
The Question being put, To agree to this Paragraph;
The House was divided.
The Yeas went out.
||Tellers for the Yeas:
|Sir Hen. Felton,
||With the Yeas,|
|Lord St. John,
||Tellers for the Noes:
|Sir Sol. Swale,
||With the Noes,
And so it passed in the Negative.
Resolved, &c. That it be re-committed to the former
Committee to bring in a Clause to supply the Paragraph
rejected upon the present Debate of the House; and
that the Committee be revived for that Purpose: And
they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the
Afternoon, in the Place formerly appointed.
Marq. of Winchester's Award.
Upon Information, That one John Parry, a Scrivener,
had in his Hands a Deed of Uses of a Fine, and Two
Recoveries, and other Writings, concerning the Estate
of the Marquis of Winchester, which are necessary to be
used before the Committee to which the Bill concerning
the Lord Marquis of Winchester, and the Lord St. John,
Ordered, That the said John Parry do forthwith,
upon Sight of this Order, deliver into the Hands of
Mr. Hungerford, Chairman of the said Committee, or
such Person as he shall appoint to receive the same, all
such Deeds and Writings as he hath in his Custody,
concerning the Lord Marquis of Winchester, or the Lord
Committees on Revenue.
Ordered, That the Committees for the King's Revenue
do sit this Afternoon.
Leave of Absence.
Ordered, That the Lord Herbert, and Mr. Fowell,
have the Leave of this House to go into the Country.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight of the Clock.