House of Lords Journal Volume 19
15 December 1711

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'House of Lords Journal Volume 19: 15 December 1711', Journal of the House of Lords: volume 19: 1709-1714 (1767-1830), pp. 342-343. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=29994 Date accessed: 20 September 2014.


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DIE Sabbati, 15 Decembris.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Epus. Sarum.
Epus. Eliens.
Epus. Petriburg.
Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Bangor.
Epus. Carlisle.
Epus. Cestrien.
Epus. Norwic.
Epus. Asaph.
Epus. Cicestr.
Epus. Meneven.
Ds. Harcourt, Custos Magni Sigilli.
Comes Oxon & Mortimer, Thesaurarius.
Dux Buckingham & Nor. Præses.
Epus. Bristol, Custos Privati Sigilli.
Dux Shrewsbury, Camerarius.
Dux Grafton.
Dux Ormonde.
Dux Beaufort.
Dux Northumberland.
Dux Bolton.
Dux Devonshire,
Dux Marlborough.
Dux Rutland.
Dux Montagu.
Dux Kent.
March. Dorchester.
Comes Poulett, Senescallus.
Comes Lincoln.
Comes Dorset.
Comes Bridgewater.
Comes Leicester.
Comes Northampton.
Comes Denbigh.
Comes Westmorland.
Comes Manchester.
Comes Rivers.
Comes Winchilsea.
Comes Thanet.
Comes Sunderland.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes Clarendon.
Comes Cardigan.
Comes Anglesey.
Comes Sussex.
Comes Yarmouth.
Comes Berkeley.
Comes Nottingham.
Comes Rochester.
Comes Abingdon.
Comes Torrington.
Comes Orford.
Comes Wharton.
Comes Godolphin.
Comes Cholmondeley.
Comes Mar.
Comes Loudoun.
Comes Orkney.
Comes I'lay.
Comes Ferrers.
Comes Dartmouth.
Viscount Say & Seale.
Viscount Townshend.
Viscount Hatton.
Viscount Kilsyth.
Ds. Bergevenny.
Ds. Delawar.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. Hunsdon.
Ds. Howard Escr.
Ds. Mohun.
Ds. Vaughan.
Ds. Rockingham.
Ds. Lexington.
Ds. Carteret.
Ds. Stawell.
Ds. Guilford.
Ds. Weston.
Ds. Herbert.
Ds. Halifax.
Ds. Gernsey.
Ds. Conway.
Ds. Hervey.
Ds. Cowper.
Ds. Pelham.
Ds. Boyle.

PRAYERS.

Ld. Abergavenny takes the Oaths.

This Day George Lord Bergevenny took the Oaths, and made and subscribed the Declaration, and also took and subscribed the Oath of Abjuration, pursuant to the Statutes.

Preserving the Protestant Religion, &c. Bill.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled; "An Act for preserving the Protestant Religion, by better securing the Church of England as by Law established; and for confirming and supplying the Defects of the Toleration granted to Protestant Dissenters by an Act, intituled, An Act for exempting Their Majesties Protestant Subjects dissenting from the Church of England, from the Penalties of certain Laws; and for the further securing the Protestant Succession, by requiring the Practisers of the Law in North Britain to take the Oaths, and subscribe the Declaration, therein mentioned."

Ordered, That the said Bill be read a Second Time on Monday next; and all the Lords summoned.

E. Nottingham's Speech printed, Complaint of:

Complaint being made to the House, of a Paper printed and published, contrary to a Standing Order of this House, intituled, "The Earl of Nottingham's Speech to the Honourable House of Lords; London, printed by J. Tomson, near Covent-Garden, 1711."

And the said Title being read:

Committee to inquire who is the Author, &c.

Lords Committees were appointed, to inquire who is the Author, Printer, and Publisher of the said Paper; whose Lordships have Power to send for Persons and Papers; and are to report to the House.

Dux Beaufort.
Dux Northumberland.
Dux Bolton.
Dux Devon.
Dux Kent.
March. Dorchester.
Comes Poulett, Senescallus.
Comes Lincoln.
Comes Dorset.
Comes Northampton.
Comes Manchester.
Comes Winchilsea.
Comes Sunderland.
Comes Clarendon.
Comes Anglesey.
Comes Nottingham.
Comes Abingdon.
Comes Wharton.
Comes Godolphin.
Comes Loudoun.
Comes I'lay.
Comes Ferrers.
Viscount Townshend.
Viscount Hatton.
Epus. Sarum.
Epus. Elien.
Epus. Petriburg.
Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Bangor.
Epus. Carliol.
Epus. Cestrien.
Epus. Norwic.
Epus. Asaphen.
Epus. Cicestrien.
Epus. Meneven.
Ds. Bergevenny.
Ds. Delawar.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. Hunsdon.
Ds. Howard Escr.
Ds. Mohun.
Ds. Vaughan.
Ds. Rockingham.
Ds. Lexington.
Ds. Guilford.
Ds. Halifax.
Ds. Gernsey.
Ds. Conway.
Ds. Hervey.
Ds. Cowper.
Ds. Boyle.

Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Monday next, at Ten a Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.

Sir Edward Seymour versus Lady Seymour & al.

Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Sir Edward Seymour Baronet, from a Decree made in the Court of Chancery, the Fifteenth Day of June last, on the Behalf of the Lady Letitia Seymour, William Seymour Esquire, the Right Honourable Francis Lord Conway, Charles Seymour, William Berkeley Esquires and Anne his Wife, and Francis Gwyn Esquire; praying, "That so much of the said Decree as in the said Petition is complained of may be reversed, and the Petitioner relieved; and that the said Letitia Seymour, William Seymour, Francis Lord Conway, Charles Seymour, William Berkeley and Anne his Wife, and Francis Gwyn, may answer the said Appeal:"

It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Lady Letitia Seymour, Francis Lord Conway, and the other Respondents, may have a Copy of the said Appeal; and shall and are hereby required to put in their Answer or respective Answers thereunto, in Writing, on or before Saturday the Fifth Day of January next, at Eleven a Clock.

Adjourn.

Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Lunæ, decimum septimum diem instantis Decembris, hora duodecima, Dominis sic decernentibus.