Mercurii, 18 Die Martii, 1667.
AN ingrossed Bill for Sale of some Lands, to pay the
Debts, and make Provision for the younger Children of John Beckham Esquire, deceased, was read.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill do pass: And that the
Title be, An Act for Sale of some Lands, to pay the
Debts, and make Provision for the younger Children of
John Beckham Esquire, deceased:
And Mr. Steward is to carry up the Bill to the Lords.
A Message from the Lords, by Sir Moundeford Brampston and Sir John Coell;
Exchequer Writs of Error.
Mr. Speaker, the Lords have returned you back the
additional Bill against Importation of foreign Cattle; with
some Amendments and Provisoes; to which they desire
the Concurrence of this House: And have also commanded us to acquaint you, that they have agreed to the
Bill concerning Writs of Error in the Exchequer.
Message of Lords- Adjournment.
A Message from the Lords, by Sir Justinian Lewyn and
Sir Moundeford Brampston;
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have commanded us to acquaint you, that they have adjourned their House till
The House then resumed the Debate of the Matter
touching his Majesty's Supply.
Resolved, &c. That a Poll Bill be brought in, towards
the Supply of his Majesty; wherein no Housholders,
which are not worth Twenty Pounds, shall be taxed for
themselves, or their Children.
Resolved, &c. That so much of the remaining Two
hundred thousand Pounds, which shall not be raised by
the Poll Bill, or otherwise given this Session of Parliament, shall be supplied by an Imposition on Wines at the
Irish Land Adventurers.
Ordered, That these Persons undernamed be summoned
to attend on Monday the Thirteenth of April next, to give
their Testimony as Witnesses, in a Cause then to be heard
at the Bar of this House, upon the Petition of the Adventurers for Lands in Ireland; Robert Shapcote Esquire,
John Weaver, Perian Poole, Nathaniell Dunbavin, Henry
Nicholls Esquire, Wm. Hawkins Esquire, Robert Thornhill, John Ruthorne, Miles Cooke Esquire.
Leave of Absence.
Ordered, That Mr. Buckland have Leave to go into
the Country for a Month:
Ordered, that Sir Joseph Tredenham have the Leave
of this House to go into the Country.
Ordered, That the House be adjourned till To-morrow