House of Commons Journal Volume 10
19 December 1689

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'House of Commons Journal Volume 10: 19 December 1689', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 10: 1688-1693 (1802), pp. 312-313. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=28960 Date accessed: 21 April 2014. Add to my bookshelf


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Jovis, 19 die Decembris; 1° Gulielmi et Mariæ.

Edon's Estate.

A PETITION of Thomas Edon, Esquire, and Mr. George Beckford, Mr. Edmund Estcourt, and Mr. James Fish, Creditors of the said Thomas Edon, was read; setting forth, That the Petitioner Edon is indebted to the rest of the Petitioners, and others, in several Sums of Money: And that the said Edon is lawfully possessed of divers Lands in Bookeing, Braintree, and Hanvill; in the County of Essex; which Estate he was willing should be sold for the Payment of his Debts (which cannot be done without an Act of Parliament); and to make Provision for his Wife, in lieu of her Jointure: And that all Persons, claiming any Interest therein, are consenting that such Act should pass; and praying Leave to bring in a Bill accordingly.

Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill accordingly.

Le Grand's, &c. Nat.

A Bill for naturalizing David Le Grand, and others, was read the Second time.

Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Major Manley, Lord Falkland, Mr. Dolben, Mr. Blowfeild, Sir Rich. Newdigate, Mr. Vincent, Mr. Baldwyn, Sir Thom. Darcy, Mr. Arnold, Sir Cha. Raleigh, Sir Trevor Williams, Sir Tho. Littleton, Mr. Brereton, Sir Math. Andrews, Mr. Rebow, Sir Phil. Skippon, Sir Hen. Goodrick, Mr. Fenwick, Mr. Glemham, Colonel Cornwall, Mr. Niccolls, Mr. Moore, Mr. Gwyn, Mr. Christy, Sir Fra. Drake, Sir Rob. Cotton, Mr. Boyle, Mr. Ellwell, Sir Edward Aiscough, Mr. Hawtry, Mr. Bickerstaffe: And they are to meet this Afternoon at Three of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber.

Leave of Absence.

Ordered, That Sir Cha. Bloys have Leave to go into the Country for Three Weeks.

Ordered, That Mr. Baldwyn have Leave to go into the Country for Three Weeks.

Ordered, That Mr. Burdet have Leave to go into the Country for a Fortnight.

Astly Vicarage.

A Bill for an Augmentation of the Vicarage of Astly in the County of Warwick, was read the Second time.

Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Sir Hen. Goodrick, Mr. Blowfeild, Mr. Philips, Mr. Grey, Sir Tho. Littleton, Mr. Paul Foley, Mr. Bickerstaffe, Sir Cha. Bloys, Sir Rich. Verney, Sir Wm. Honywood, Mr. Rebow, Sir Tho. Darcy, Lord Digby, Mr. Hawtry, Lord Falkland, Colonel Birch, Sir Hen. Goffe, Mr. Deane, Mr. Lewes, Mr. Dolben, Mr. Fenwick, Sir Cha. Raleigh, Sir Phil. Gell, Mr. Baldwyn, Sir Tho. Clarges, Mr. Manley, Sir Tho. Barnadiston, Mr. Niccolls, Mr. Harley, Mr. Foley, Sir Edw. Hussey, Mr. Grey, Mr. Boyle, Sir John Moreton, Sir Rob. Nappier, Mr. Faux; and all that serve for the County of Warwick: And they are to meet this Afternoon, at Three of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber.

A Petition of Thomas Bayley was read; setting forth, That * * * *.

Ordered, That the said Petition be referred to the Committee, to whom the Bill for an Augmentation of the Vicarage of Astley in the County of Warwick, is referred.

Punishing Mutiny and Desertion.

Colonel Tipping reports from the Committee, to whom the Clause offered to be added to the ingrossed Bill, sent down from the Lords, intituled, An Act for punishing Officers and Soldiers who shall mutiny, or desert their Majesties Service, and for punishing false Musters, was referred, That several Amendments were agreed to be made to the Clause: Which he read in his Place, with the Coherence; and afterwards, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table.

And the House conceiving, That no such Amendments ought to have been reported, but the Clause itself reported, as agreed upon at the Committee;

Resolved, That the said Clause be recommitted to the said Committee: And they are to meet this Afternoon, at Three of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber.

Restoring Corporations.

Resolved, That the Bill for restoring Corporations be now read the Second time.

Then the Bill was read the Second time.

Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Sir Rob. Howard, Sir Hen. Capell, Mr. Baldwyn, Sir Jo. Trenchard, Mr. Sacheverell, Sir Cha. Bloys, Sir Edw. Harley, Mr. Comptroller, Sir Cha. Raleigh, Mr. Vincent, Mr. Rebow, Sir Fran. Russell, Mr. Paul Foley, Lord Colchester, Sir Ralph Carre, Sir John Cary, Sir John Trevor, Sir Rob. Rich, Sir Edw. Seymour, Mr. Buscawen, Sir Wm. Ashurst, Colonel Whitley, Sir Rob. Cotton, Mr. Glemham, Sir ChrMusgrave, Sir Jo. Barker, Mr. Moore, Sir Peter Coryton, Mr. Harley, Mr. Fenwick, Mr. Hampden, Sir Ralph Dutton, Sir John Guise, Sir H. Winchcomb, Mr. Pitts, Lord Marquis Winchester, Mr. Reignolds, Sir Wm. Ellis, Sir James Rushout, Colonel Birch, Sir Mich. Bidolph, Sir Rob. Nappier, Mr. Morland, Mr. Christy, Mr. Roberts, Colonel Beamont, Sir Edw. Hussey, Mr. White, Sir Jos. Tredenham, Mr. Fra. Thomson, Sir John Manwareing, Mr. Edw. Thomson, Mr. Solicitor General, Lord Falkland, Mr. Cooke, Lord Wm. Pawlet, Mr. Kendall, Sir Fra. Guibon, Mr. Baile, Mr. Fox, Mr. Bickerstaffe, Sir Jo. Moreton, Mr. Etterick, Lord Brandon, Mr. Row, Mr. Stockdale, Sir Wm. Johnson, Sir H. Hobart, Sir Algern. May. Mr. Sherrard, Mr. Mansell, Sir Hen. Ashurst, Mr. Geo. Manwareing, Mr. Lewis, Mr. Tho. Foley, Mr. Bromley, Sir Walter Young, Mr. White, Sir John Barnadiston, Mr. Gray, Sir Scroope How, Mr. Ellwell, Sir Philip Skippon, Mr. Hussey, Sir Rob. Cotton, Mr. Niccolls, Earl of Bellamont, Sir D. Colchester, Mr. Hawles, Mr. Deane, Mr. Stanley: And all that come are to have Voices: And they are to meet To-morrow in the Afternoon at Three of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber.

Nottingham Corporation.

A Motion being made, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill for settling the Corporation of Nottingham, in respect of some Particulars, wherein the Case of that Corporation differs from others;

Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill accordingly.

Supply Bill; collecting Revenue.

Resolved, That the ingrossed Bill for Continuance of the collecting the Revenue for a Year from Christmas next, be now read the Third time.

The Bill was read the Third time.

Resolved, Nemine contradicente, That the Bill do pass: And that the Title thereof be, An Act for preventing all Doubts and Questions concerning the collecting the publick Revenue.

Ordered, That Mr. Hampden do carry up the Bill to the Lords for their Concurrence.

Committees.

Ordered, That all Committees be revived.

Cane Chairs, &c.

A Bill for preventing the Making of Cane Chairs, Couches, and Squabs, was read the Second time.

Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Sir Tho. Bernadiston, Sir Trevor Williams, Sir William Honeywood, Mr. Glemham, Mr. Lee, Sir Wm. Ellis, Sir Jo. Barker, Sir Tho. Middleton, Mr. Blowfeild, Sir Tho. Taylor, Sir Jo. Austen, Sir John Bancks, Mr. Pooley, Mr. Ellwell, Sir John Cope, Mr. Christy, Sir Wm. Langham, Sir John Key, Sir Cha. Cæsar, Lord Fairfax, Sir Cha. Bloys, Mr. Thomson, Sir Rob. Cotton, Sir Mich. Wentworth, Sir Edw. Hussey, Mr. Ramsden, Mr. Brewer, Mr. Burridge, Colonel Birch, Sir Rob. Nappier, Mr. Pitts, Mr. Sherrard, Sir H. Winchcomb, Mr. Fawkes; and all the Members that serve for the Counties of Wilts, Dorset, Yorke, Lincolne, and Kent: And they are to meet this Afternoon at Three of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber: And all that come to have Voices.

A Petition of * * * *.

Ordered, That the Petition of several Joiners, Turners, Carvers, Sawyers, Caners of Chairs, and others, in and about the City of London, on Behalf of themselves, and many Thousands depending upon the said Trade, be referred to the Committee, to whom the Bill for preventing the Making of Cane Chairs, Couches, and Squabs, is referred.

Irish Protestants.

Ordered, That Sir James Rushot, and Sir Richard Newdigate, be added to the Committee to whom the Bill for better securing their Majesties Protestant Subjects of Ireland, was referred.

Ways and Means.

Resolved, That the House do, To-morrow Morning at Eleven of the Clock, resolve into a Committee of the whole House, to consider of Ways to raise the rest of the Supply granted to their Majesties.