Die Veneris, 10 Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Comes Godolphin, Thesaurarius.
Dux Buckingham & Normanby.
March. Lindsey, Magnus Camerarius.
March. Kent, Camerarius.
E. Shaftesbury takes the Oaths.
This Day Anthony Ashley Earl of Shaftesbury took the
Oaths, and made and subscribed the Declaration, and
also took and subscribed the Oath of Abjuration, pursuant to the Statutes.
C. Dundonald & al. to attend, to prove the Minority of the E. of Dundonald and L Ballanden at the Election.
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Susanna Countess of
Dundonald, Widow of the deceased Earl of Dundonald,
Mother to the present Earl of Dundonald, and now Wife
to John Lord Yester, John Lord Yester, Countess
Dowager of Dalhousie, married to the late Lord Ballanden, and Mother to the present Lord Ballanden, do attend this House, on Thursday the Sixteenth Day of this
Instant December, at Eleven a Clock, as Witnesses, in
order to prove that the Earl of Dundonald and Lord
Ballanden were Minors at the Time of the last Election of the Sixteen Peers for Scotland: And hereof they
may not fail, as the contrary will be answered to this
Upon reading the Petition of Paul Daverton; praying, "That he may be added to the Bill of Naturalization now depending in this House:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Petitioner may be
added to the said Bill, according to the Prayer of his
Rosset & al. Naturalization.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for naturalizing Lewis de Rosset, Peter Brozet, and others."
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad & in diem Martis, decimum quartum diem instantis Decembris, hora undecima
Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.