Veneris, 6 die Maii, 16° Car.
Sayer's, &c. Nat.
COLONEL Robinson reports from the Committee
to which the Bill for Naturalization of Dame
Catharine Sayer, and others, was committed, That the
Committee had considered the Certificates of the several
Persons therein named, and found the same perfect; save
only that he was commanded, by the Committee, to
report the Case of Peter de la Rouse, Doctor in Physick,
Specially, That he was in Barbadoes: But that there was
produced an ample Certificate from the Lord Willoughby,
on his Behalf, of his having taken the Oaths of Allegiance and Supremacy, and the Sacrament of the Lord's
The Question being put, That Peter de la Rouse be
continued in the Bill;
It was resolved in the Affirmative.
Ordered, That such Persons as have not paid their
Fees be struck out of the Bill of Naturalization.
Resolved, That the Bill be ingrossed.
St. James' Parish.
A Bill for the dividing the Bailiwick of St. James, and
other Places, from the Parish of St. Martin's in the Fields,
and making of a distinct Parish, and erecting a Church
for the Inhabitants, was read the Second time.
A Petition of the Vicar and Churchwardens of St.
Martin's in the Fields, was tendered.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill, with the Petition, be committed to Sir John Duncombe, Colonel Phillips, Colonel
Reames, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir Tho. Allan, Sir John Goodrick, Sir Allan Broderick, Mr. Geo. Mountague, Sir Phillip Warwick, Mr. Westphaling, Sir Tho. Littleton, Mr.
Jones, Sir John Knight, Sir Roger Bradshaigh, Sir Hen.
North, Sir John Holland, Sir Tho. Strickland, Sir Wm.
Lowther, Sir Wm. Doyley, Sir Robert Long, Mr. Seymour,
Mr. Waller, Colonel Fra. Windham, Mr. Crouch, Sir Cha.
Harbord, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir Solo. Swale, Sir Clifford Clifton, Sir Rich. Oateley, Sir Jordan Crosland, Sir Wm. Gawdy,
Sir Geo. Ryve, Sir Edm. Pooley, Lord Richardson, Mr.
John Vaughan, Mr. Oneale, Colonel Edm. Windham, Sir
John Packington, Sir Ralph Hare, Sir Bayu. Throckmorton,
Sir John Birkenhead, Sir Wm. Smith, Mr. Scott, Sir Rich.
Lloyd, Mr. Chichley, Mr. Roberts, Colonel Williams,
Mr. Walden, Mr. Whorwood, Sir John Rouse, Mr. Cornewallis, Sir Edm. Pye, Mr. George, Mr. Chetwynd, Sir John
Monson, Sir Hen. Yelverton, Sir Rich. Temple, Sir Hen.
Felton, Sir Thomas Meres, Mr. Wm. Sandys, Mr. Wm.
Coventry, Sir Hen. Herbert, Mr. Croke, Mr. Pepis, Mr.
Wren, Sir John Cotton, Mr. Stanhop, Mr. Glascock, Mr.
Devereux: And they are to meet this Afternoon, at Two
of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to take the
Petition of the Vicar and Churchwardens of the Parish of
St. Martin's into Consideration: And to send for Persons,
Papers, and Records.
An ingrossed Bill, sent from the Lords, for the Sale of
the Manor of Ingoldesby, in the County of Lincolne, for
raising Portions for the Two Daughters and Coheirs of
Sir Wm. Armin the younger, deceased, was read the
Resolved, &c. That the said Bill be committed to Sir
Tho. Strickland, Lord St. John, Sir John Goodrick, Sir
Francis Goodrick, Sir Edw. Walpoole, Sir Jordan Crosland,
Colonel Reames, Mr. Vaughan, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir Ralph
Hare, Sir John Norton, Mr. Steward, Sir Lanc. Lake,
Mr. Yorke, Sir Solo. Swale, Mr. Scott, Mr. Oneale, Mr.
Seymour, Mr. Scudamore, Sir Will. Lowther, Sir Roger
Bradshaigh, Mr. Churchill, Sir John Monson, Sir Rich.
Francklyn, Colonel Gilby, Colonel Robinson, Mr. Pleydall,
Sir Tho. Hebbthwaite, Sir Thomas Meres, Sir Clifford Clifton, Mr. Seymour, Sir Chichester Wray, Lord Allington,
Sir John Talbott, Sir Hump. Bennett, Sir Cha. Harbord,
Sir Rich. Ingoldesby, Sir Fra. Lawley, Mr. Hungerford,
Sir Tho. Ingram, Captain Sherrard, and all the Members
of this House that serve for the several Counties of
Norfolk, Lincolne, and York: And they are to meet at Two
of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber:
And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Ordered, That Sir John Holland be added to the
Committee to which the Bill concerning the Estate late
of Sir William Poole, was committed.
Earl of Orrery's Estate.
A Bill, sent from the Lords, for confirming Eight hundred Acres of Land, Parcel of the Froome Zelwood, unto
the Earl of Orrery, and his Heirs, was read the First time.
The Question being put, That the Bill be read the
It passed in the Negative.
A Bill, sent from the Lords, intituled, An Act to
prevent deceitful and excessive Gaming, was read the
Resolved, &c. That the said Bill be committed to Mr.
Pryn, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir Edw. Peirse, Lord Allington,
Mr. Vaughan, Colonel Windham, Colonel Phillips, Sir
John Knight, Sir Robert Howard, Sir Winston Churchill,
Sir John Goodrick, Sir John Denham, Sir Job Charleton, Mr.
Buscawen, Mr. Seymour, Sir Anth. Irby, Mr. Rigby, Mr.
Scudamore, Sir Hen. Worseley, Sir Allen Apsley, Mr. Westphaling, Sir Tho. Woodcock, Mr. Phillip Howard, Sir Rich.
Oateley, Mr. Stanhop, Sir Chich. Wray, Mr. Hungerford,
Mr. Baynton, Mr. Hide, Sir Tho. Gower, Mr. Jones, Lord
St. John, Mr. Chetwynd, Sir Geo. Ryve, Sir Tho. Gower,
Sir Tho. Meres, Mr. Waller, Mr. Hen. Coventry, Sir Allan
Brotherick, Sir Cha. Harbord, Sir Geo. Probert, Sir Edm.
Pooley, Sir Wm. Lewis, Sir Hen. North, Mr. Hen. Seymour,
Sir Wm. Lowther, Mr. Hen. Standley, Mr. Thomas, Sir
Adrian Scroope, Sir Clifford Clifton, Colonel Reames, Mr.
Prideaux, Colonel Birch, Sir Fra. Goodrick: And all the
Members of the House that shall come to the Committee,
are to have Voices: And they are to meet this Afternoon
at Two of the Clock in the Speaker's Chamber: And to
send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Sir Thomas Meres reports from the Committee to
which the Bill for the Increase of the Maintenance of
Ministers in Cities, Towns Corporate, or Market Towns,
was committed, That the Committee had agreed some
Amendments to be made; and some 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
And the said Amendments being once read;
And the several Amendments precedent to the Amendment to the * Line of the * Folio; were read the Second
Resolved, That these Words, "which lies wholly, or
in part," be added, after the Word "Parish," in the
Amendment to the * Line of the * Folio.
Which was done.
All the subsequent Amendments, to the last, were
read the Second time; and, upon the Question, severally
And the last Amendment being read the Second time;
The Question being put, To agree with the Committee;
It passed in the Negative.
Resolved, &c. That the said Bill, with the Amendments
agreed to, be ingrossed.
A Message from the Lords, by Sir Walter Littleton
and Sir Toby Woolrich;
Mr. Speaker, the Lords have sent you down a Bill,
intituled, An Act for the Making of the Church erected
at Falmouth, a Parish Church, and no Part of the Parish
of Gluvias, or Chapelry of St. Budocke: To which they
desire the Concurrence of this House.
Another Message from the Lords, by Sir Just. Lewin
and Sir William Glascocke;
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have returned you the Bill
for collecting the Duty arising by Hearth Money, by
Officers to be appointed by his Majesty; with some few
Amendments: To which they desire the Concurrence
of this House.
A Bill for taking away Damage Cleere, in the Counties
Palatine of Lancaster and Chester, was this Day read the
Resolved, &c. That the said Bill be read the Second
time To-morrow Morning.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight of the Clock.