Die Martis, 13 Februarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Lich. & Cov.
|Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Comes Rochester, Præses.
Dux Buckingham, Senescallus.
Viscount Say & Seale.
Ds. North & Grey.
Entry of 9th Instant, for expunging Part of the Protestation of the 3d, amended.
The Earl of Nottingham reported from the Lords Subcommittees, appointed to consider of the Orders and Customs of the House, and to peruse and perfect the Journals of this and the last Parliament, the Opinion of the
said Committee, how the Entry in the Journal of Friday
last, for expunging Part of the Reasons for the Protestation of the Third Instant, ought to stand.
And the House agreeing thereto, the said Entry was
Docksey versus Docksey:
After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal
of Ralph Docksey Gentleman, from an Order of Dismission and a Decree made in the Court of Chancery, the
Tenth Day of February One Thousand Seven Hundred and
Seven, on the Behalf of Elizabeth Docksey, Widow and
Executrix of Robert Docksey Gentleman; praying, "That
the said Order and Decree may be reversed; and the
Executrix decreed to pay the Testator's Debts, and declared to be but a Trustee of the Surplus of the Estate
in the Petition mentioned, and accompt to the Petitioner touching the same; or the Petitioner to have
the Redemption of the Lands decreed to him, upon
Payment of the Debts and Legacies:" As also upon
the Answer of the said Elizabeth Docksey put in thereunto; and due Consideration of what was offered thereupon:
It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the
said Petition and Appeal of Ralph Docksey shall be, and is
hereby, dismissed this House; and that the Order and Decree therein complained of shall be, and are hereby, affirmed.
Sir R. Allin's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
the Sale of Part of the Estate of Sir Richard Allin,
alias Anguish, Baronet, in the Counties of Suffolk and
Norfolk, for Payment of his Debts; and settling the
Remainder according to his Marriage Articles."
Driscoll versus Dalton.
Upon reading the Petition of Richard Dalton; shewing,
That the Counsel who are instructed in the Cause (in
which he is Respondent) cannot attend on Thursday
next, the Day appointed for hearing thereof;" and
praying a further Day may be allowed for that Purpose; to which the Appellant, Dennis Driscoll, consenting:
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 next,
at Eleven a Clock.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens
Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad & in diem
Jovis, decimum quintum diem instantis Februarii,
hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.