Die Sabbati, 20 Octobris, 18 Car. IIdi.
THOMAS Landon did, this Day, take the Oaths of
Allegiance and Supremacy, before the Speaker, at
the Clerk's Table, in order to his Naturalization.
A Bill to enable Sir Thomas Higgons to receive Four
thousand Five hundred and Fifty Pounds, due to the late
Countess of Essex, was read the Second time.
The Question being put, That the Bill be Committed;
The House was divided.
The Yeas went out.
Sir Solom. Swale,
||With the Yeas,
|Sir John Goodrick,|
||With the Noes,
And so it was resolved in the Affirmative: That the
Bill be committed to Sir Thomas Clifford, Mr. Coleman,
Sir Wm. Gawdy, Sir Fran. Goodrick, Sir Richard Oateley,
Mr. Sandys, Mr. Prideaux, Mr. Crouch, Sir John Goodrick, Sir Robert Holt, Sir Wm. Doyley, Colonel Sandys,
Sir Robert Carr, Sir James Thyn, Sir Edm. Pooley, Sir
Hen. North, Colonel Windham, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir
Thom. Gower, Lord Richardson, sir Wm. Smith, Mr.
Musgrave, Sir Solom. Swale, Sir Phill. Musgrave, Dr.
Burrell, Sir Thom. Strickland, Mr. Westphaling, Sir Thom.
Tompkins, Mr. Garraway, Mr. Coventry, Sir John Holland, Sir John Birkenhead, Sir Edm. Wallpoole, Mr. Streete,
Sir Thom. Littleton, Colonel Leg, Sir Richard Breames,
Sir James Smith, Mr. Geo. Clarke, Mr. Morris, Sir Edw.
Thurland, Sir Thom. Dolman, Colonel Fran. Windham,
Sir Roger Bradshaw, Mr. Mallet, Lord St. John, Sir John
Cotton, Mr. Hobby, Colonel Vernon, Mr. Greenvile, Lord
Hawley, Mr. Hungerford, Mr. Onslow, Sir Wm. Lewis,
Mr. Seymour, Sir Thom. Cary, Sir Geo. Reeves, Mr. How,
Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Sir Robert Brookes, Mr. Fowell, Sir
Thom. Clerges, Sir Thom. Allen, Mr. Hatton, Sir Geo.
Fletcher, Sir Cicil Bishopp, Colonel Strangwaies: And
they are to meet on Tuesday next, at Two of the Clock
in the Afternoon, in the Exchequer Chamber: And to
send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Priests and Jesuits.
Resolved, &c. That a Committee be appointed, to receive Information of the Insolency of the Popish Priests
and Jesuits, and of the Increase of Popery; and to consider, How the same may be suppressed; and to inspect the former Laws against Recusants; and to provide
Remedies for the effectual Execution of them; viz. Mr.
Pryn, Sir Thom. Gower, Mr. Solicitor, Sir Edw. Masters,
Sir Robert Howard, Mr. Prideaux, Colonel Reames, Mr.
Finch, Sir Edw. Harlow, Sir Geo. Downing, Sir Charles
Harbord, Colonel Sandys, Sir Jo. Duncomb, Sir Thom.
Dolman, Mr. Hungerford, Sir Robert Holt, Sir Solomon
Swale, Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Wm. Lowther, Mr. Crouch,
Sir Jo. Holland, Serjeant Charlton, Sir John Birkenhead,
Sir Richard Breames, Mr. Lewis, Sir John Goodrick, Mr.
Arthur Owen, Sir Thom. Allen, Mr. James Herbert, Sir
Thom. Higgons, Colonel Strangwaies, Sir Phill. Musgrave, Mr. Buller, Mr. Streete, Sir Robert Brooks, Sir
John Norton, Lord Herbert, Mr. Daniell, Sir Richard
Everard, Colonel Birch, Sir Jordan Crossland, Sir Geo.
Reeves, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Sir Harbottle Grimston,
Mr. Morris, Mr. Stanhope, Sir Jo. Norton, Sir Edw.
Thurland, Mr. Williams, Sir Hen. Capell, Sir Edw. Hungerford, Mr. Coventry, Sir Jo. Talbott, Sir Thom. Strickland, Mr. Gyles Hungerford, Sir Hen. Cæsar, Mr.
Seymour, Lord Hawley, Mr. Evelyn, Mr. Gold, Mr.
Mallet: And they are to meet on Monday at Two of the
Clock in the Afternoon, in the Star Chamber: And all
that come are to have Voices: And they have Power to
send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Resolved, &c. That the Serjeant at Arms, or his
Deputy, do summon * Harvey, the Popish Priest, to
attend the Committee for suppressing Popery, on
Monday next, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in
the Star Chamber.
Resolved, &c. That the Answer of the Lords to the
Vote of this House, concerning the prohibiting the Importation of French Commodities, be taken into Consideration on Monday Morning at Nine of the Clock.
Committee of Privileges.
Ordered, That Mr. John How, Lord St. John, Sir
Robert Holt, Mr. Sherrard, Colonel Grey, Mr. Edw.
Buscawen, Sir Edw. Harlow, Mr. Vaughan, Lord
Hawley, Mr. Trevanion, Mr. Hugh Buscawen, be added
to the Committee of Privileges and Elections.
And then the House adjourned till Monday
Morning, Eight of the Clock.