DIE Lunæ, 21 Februarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Lich. & Cov.
Comes Godolphin, Thesaurarius.
Ds. Sommers, Præses.
Dux Newcastle, C. P. S.
Dux St. Albans.
March. Kent, Camerarius.
Comes Dorsett & Midd'x.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Sir J. Grey versus D. Hamilton et al.
The House being this Day moved, "That a Day
may be appointed, for hearing the Cause wherein
Sir James Grey Baronet is Appellant, and his Grace
the Duke of Hamilton, the Lord Silkirke, and Alexand'r Gawen, are Respondents:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear
the said Cause, by Counsel, at the Bar, on Monday the
Seventh Day of March next; at Eleven a Clock.
Bulkeley's Petition referred to Judges.
Upon reading the Petition of Thomas Bulkeley Gentleman, for and on Behalf of himself, Mary his Wife,
and their Issue; praying Leave to bring in a Bill, for
vesting that Part of the Real Estate in Derbyshire in the
Petition mentioned (which is Part of Mary's Jointure,
and remote from the rest of his Estate), and Part of
the Real Estate in Stanley, worth about Twenty Pounds
per Annum (being some of the Outskirts of his Staffordshire Estate), in Trustees, and their Heirs, to be sold,
to satisfy and clear the rest of his Real Estate from the
Mortgage and other Incumbrances which affect the
same; and for securing other Parts of the Real Estate in
Stanley and Longsdon, in the County of Stafford, worth
about Forty Pounds per Annum, upon the said Mary, for
her Life, in Jointure, in Lieu of the Jointure Lands in
Parwich, worth about Sixty Pounds per Annum; which
she consents and agrees to accept of:
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Consideration
of the said Petition shall be, and is hereby, referred to
Mr. Justice Blencowe and Mr. Justice Tracy; who are
forthwith to summon all Parties concerned in the Bill;
and, after hearing them, to report to the House the
State of the Case, with their Opinion thereupon, under
their Hands; and whether all Parties that may be concerned in the Consequences of the Bill have signed the
Petition; and also that the Judges, having perused the
Bill, do sign the same.
Sherborne versus Hitch.
After hearing Counsel, to argue the Errors upon the
Writ of Error depending in this House, wherein Sir
Nicholas Shireburne and others are Plaintiffs, and Robert Hitch Esquire Defendant:
It was agreed, to hear all the Judges thereupon, on
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That all the Judges do attend this House on Wednesday next, at Eleven a Clock.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act
for the better Performance of the Will of Stephen
Hervey Esquire deceased, and making Provision for
Malt, &c. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
charging and continuing the Duties upon Malt, Mum,
Cyder, and Perry, for the Service of the Year One
Thousand Seven Hundred and Nine."
Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to a Committee of the whole House, on Wednesday next, at Eleven a Clock.
After reading, and considering, the Report of Mr.
Justice Gould and Mr. Baron Lovell, to whom was referred the Bill, intituled, "An Act for vesting in Trustees the Reversion of several Lands and Tenements
expectant on Leases for Lives, the Estate of Hugh
Stafford, of Pynes, in the County of Devon Esquire,
to be sold, for Payment of Debts; and, by discharging his Power of leasing, to secure other Lands, to
come in Possession to his Son, in Lieu thereof:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Bill be read
a Second Time, on Wednesday next.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Mercurii, vicesimum tertium diem instantis Februarii, hora undecima
Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.