Lunæ, 10 die Novembris; 2° Gulielmi et Mariæ.
AN ingrossed Bill to vest the Manors and Lands,
late of George Vilet, Esquire, in Trustees, to be
sold for raising Portions for his Daughters, was read the
Resolved, That the Bill do pass: And that the Title
be, An Act to vest the Manors and Lands late of George
Vilet, Esquire, in Trustees, to be sold for raising Portions for his Daughters.
Ordered, That Mr. Brewer do carry the Bill to the
Lords: and desire their Concurrence thereunto.
A Bill to enable Ralph Macclesfield to sell Lands for
Payment of Debts, and making Provision for his Wife
and Children, was presented to the House; and received.
Toll and Hewet's Petition.
A Petition of Cha. Toll, and Rob. Hewet, Esquires,
Officers in the Pay Office, was read; setting forth, That
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Ordered, That the Consideration of the said Petition
be referred to the Committee to whom the Bill for punishing Officers and Soldiers, who shall mutiny, or desert
their Majesties Service, and for punishing false Musters,
Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill for
the more effectual prohibiting the Importation of Bone
Lace, and Point Lace: And it is recommended to Sir
Walter Young, to prepare and bring in the same.
A Bill to enable Thomas Sheafe to sell some Lands for
Payment of Debts, and making Provision for his Wife,
according to an Agreement for that Purpose, was presented to the House; and received.
An ingrossed Bill to vest divers Messuages and Tenements, the Estate of David Bigg, Esquire, in Trustees,
to be sold; and for the laying out the Money, to be raised
thereby, in the Purchase of Lands more to his Convenience,
to be settled to the same Uses, was read the Third time.
Resolved, That the said Bill do pass: And that the
Title be, An Act to vest divers Messuages and Tenements, the Estate of David Bigg, Esquire, in Trustees to
be sold; and for the laying out the Money to be raised
thereby, in Purchase of Lands more to his Convenience,
to be settled to the same Uses.
Ordered, That Mr. Harcourt do carry the Bill to the
Lords; and desire their Concurrence thereunto.
Prideaux's Claim on Lord Jeffryes.
A Bill to charge the late Lord Jeffryes' Leicestershire
Estate with the Sum of Fourteen thousand Seven hundred
Sixty Pounds, with Interest, to Edmund Prideaux, Esquire, was read the Second time.
Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Lord Falkland, Mr. Gray, Mr. Buscawen, Sir Matth. Andrewes,
Mr. Arnold, Mr. Reginolds, Mr. Bockenham, Sir Cha.
Porter, Sir Edw. Hussey, Mr. Hutchinson, Mr. Gwyn, Sir
Cha. Bloys, Mr. Burdet, Mr. Ashe, Mr. Blowfeild, Mr.
Henly, Mr. Christie, Mr. England, Serjeant Wogan, Sir
Fra. Massam, Sir Rob. Dashwood, Sir Walter Yong, Mr.
Burrard, Mr. Pelham, Mr. Chetwyn, Mr. Clarke, Mr.
Wilmot, Sir Tho. Heslerigg, Mr. Price, Sir Hen. Ashurst,
Mr. Glemham, Mr. Chadwick, Sir Tho. Darcy, Sir John
Bolles, Mr. Bromly, Sir Orlando Gee, Mr. Shackerly, Sir
Tho. Pope Blnnt, Mr. Tanner, Mr. Kenyon, Mr. Papillon,
Mr. Harboard, Mr. Gwyn, Mr. Burridge: And they
are to meet this Afternoon at Four of the Clock, at the
Speaker's Chamber: And they are to have Power to
send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
The Lord Falkland presented to the House, an Accompt touching the Monies received and paid for the
Use of the Navy: The Title whereof was read; and is
as followeth; viz.
An Accompt of Money received and paid by the
Treasurer of their Majesties Navy, from the Twentyfifth of November 1688, to the Eighth April 1689.
Ordered, That the Consideration of the said Accompt
be referred to the Committee to whom the Estimates
and Accompts relating to the Navy, Transport Ships,
Marine Regiments, Treasury, Ordnance, and Army, are
Also Mr. Harbord presented to the House, Accompts
and Abstract thereof, relating to the Army: The Titles
whereof were read; and are as followeth; viz.
The Accompt of Wm. Harbord, Esquire, late Treasurer and Paymaster General of their Majesties Army in
Ireland, of the Money received and paid by him for and
upon Account of the Pay of the Forces employed in, and
designed for, the Reduction of that Kingdom; and for
Provisions, and other incident and contingent Charges
for that Service, from the First January 1689 (to which
Time his Accompt has been long since lodged with Mr.
Auditor Done), to the Fifth June 1690; the Time of his
being superseded in the Employment by Cha. Fox and
Thom. Conningsby, Esquires.
An Accompt of what Money hath been received and
paid by Wm. Harbord, Esquire, Treasurer and Paymaster
General to their Majesties Army in Ireland, for and upon
Account of the Pay of the Forces employed in and
designed for that Service; and for Provisions, and other
incident and contingent Charges, from the 25 Mar.
1689, to the First of January following.
An Abstract of the Accompts of William Harbord,
Esquire, late Treasurer and Paymaster to their Majesties
Army in Ireland, of the Money received and paid by
him for and upon Account of the Pay of the Forces
employed in and designed for the Reduction of that
Kingdom; and for Provisions, and other incident and
contingent Charges for that Service, from the Twentyfifth Mar. when he entered upon the said Employment,
to the Fifth of June 1690; the Time of his being superseded therein by Charles Fox, and Thomas Conningsby,
Ordered, That the Consideration of the said Accompts
be referred to the Committee to whom the Estimates and
Accompts relating to the Navy, Transport Ships, Marine Regiments, Treasury, and Ordnance and Army, are
Royal Assent to Bills.
A Message from his Majesty by Sir Thomas Duppa,
Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod;
The King commands this Honourable House to attend
His Majesty in the House of Peers immediately.
Accordingly Mr. Speaker, with the House, went up
to attend his Majesty;
And they being returned;
Mr. Speaker reports, That his Majesty had been pleased
to give the Royal Assent to several Bills; viz.
An Act for granting an Aid to their Majesties of Sixteen hundred Fifty-one thousand Seven hundred and Two
Pounds Eighteen Shillings.
An Act for the enabling the Sale of the Manor of
Kempton and Kempton Park, and other Lands, late of
Francis Phelipps, Esquire, deceased.
An Act to enable Dacres Barret, alias Lennard, Esquire, to charge the Reversion of his Estate in England,
with the Sum of One thousand Five hundred Pounds.
Address for providing Seamen.
Resolved, That a Committee be appointed to prepare
an humble Address, to be presented to his Majesty, upon
the Debate of the House, in relation to the providing a
sufficient Number of Seamen for the next Year's Fleet.
And it is referred to Sir John Guise, Sir John Thomson,
Sir Tho. Clarges, Mr. Attorney General, Sir Rob. Rich,
Major Vincent, Sir Christopher Musgrave, Lord Falkland,
Sir Edw. Seymour, Sir Tho. Vernon, Sir Jos. Williamson,
Mr. Arnold, Mr. Russell, Mr. Buscawen, Mr. England,
Mr. Mountague, Colonel Birch, Sir Wm. Rich, Mr.
Blowfeild, Sir Samuel Bernadiston, Mr. Greenfeild, Mr.
Colt, Mr. Harbord, Mr. Pelham, or any Five of them:
And they are to meet this Afternoon at Five of the Clock,
in the Speaker's Chamber.
Back-doors of Speaker's Chambers.
Ordered, That the Back Doors leading into the Speaker's Chambers be locked up every Day at the first Sitting
of the House, and kept locked during the Sitting of the
House, and the Keys brought and laid upon the Table:
And that the Serjeant at Arms attending the House do
take care to see this Order performed.
A Motion being made, and the Question being put,
That the House do now adjourn;
The House divided.
The Noes go forth.
|Tellers for the Yeas,
|Tellers for the Noes,
||Sir Rich. Onslow,
|Mr. Hen. Herbert,
So it was resolved in the Affirmative.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight a Clock.