DIE Veneris, 18 Junii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|Ds. Harcourt, Cancellarius.
Viscount Say & Seale.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. St. John.
Ambrose Brown's Bill
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act
to enable Ambrose Browne Esquire, and others, to
make Sale of the Manor of Bayham, in the Counties
of Sussex and Kent; and to settle other Lands and
Tenements in the County of Surrey, to the same Uses
as the said Manor of Bayham now stands settled."
The Question was put, "Whether this Bill shall
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Message to H. C. with it.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Mr. Meller and Mr. Orlebar:
To carry down the said Bill, and desire their Concurrence thereunto.
Royston to Wansford, Highways, Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
the more effectual repairing and amending the Highways leading from Royston, in the County of Hertford,
to Wandsford Bridge, in the County of Huntingdon."
Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to a
Committee of the whole House, on Tuesday next.
Pollard versus Nugent & Ux.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Walter
Pollard Esquire, from Two several Orders, or Decrees,
made in Her Majesty's Court of Exchequer in Ireland, the
Seventh Day of December 1713, and Fourteenth Day
of May 1714, in a Cause wherein Thomas Nugent and
Allson his Wife, Administrators of James Nugent deceased, and, also Administrators of William Nugent deceased, were Complainants, and the Appellant Defendant; praying "the Reversal of the said Orders or Decrees; and, in order thereunto, that the said Thomas
Nugent and his Wife may answer the said Appeal;
and that the Service of the Order of this House on the
Respondents Attorney in the said Court of Exchequer
may be good Service:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Thomas Nugent and his Wife may have a Copy of the said Appeal; and shall and are hereby required to put in their
Answer thereunto, in Writing, on or before Friday the
Thirtieth Day of July next, at Eleven a Clock; and
that the Service of this Order on the Respondents Attorney in the said Court shall be good Service, in
Douglas versus More & al.;
After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal
of Grace and Rachel Douglas, Daughters to the deceased
Mr. James Douglas of Earnslaw, for themselves, and as
Assignees for Mr. Alexander Douglas Minister their Uncle, and Lieutenant Robert Douglas their Brother, from
several Interlocutors or Decrees of the Lords of Council and Session, in Scotland, made on the Behalf of
James More Writer in Edinburgh, for himself, and as
Assignee of Hugh Paterson Surgeon, and of others;
praying Relief: As also upon the Answers of John
Montgomery Esquire, the said Hugh Paterson and James
More, 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 be, and is hereby, dismissed this
House; and that the several Interlocutors, or Decrees,
therein complained of, be, and are hereby, affirmed.
Acts to prevent Dangers from Popish Recusants; and for settling Presentations to Benefices of Papists, Bill to render more effectual.
Whereas To-morrow is appointed, for the House to
be in a Committee upon the Bill, intituled, "An Act
for rendering more effectual an Act, made in the Third
Year of the Reign of King James the First, intituled,
An Act to prevent and avoid Dangers, which may
grow by Popish Recusants;" and also of One other
Act, made in the First Year of the Reign of Their late
Majesties King William and Queen Mary, intituled,
"An Act to vest in the Two Universities, the Presentations of Benefices belonging to Papists;" and for the
Judges to attend the said Committee:
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the House shall be
put into a Committee upon the said Bill, on Tuesday
next; and that the Judges do then attend.
Message from H. C. with a Bill.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Mr. Newdigate and others:
With a Bill, intituled, "An Act for making more
effectual an Act of the Tenth and Eleventh Years
of the Reign of King William, intituled, An Act for
making and keeping the River Trent, in the Counties
of Leicester, Derby, and Stafford, navigable;" to
which they desire the Concurrence of this House.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Sabbati, decimum nonum diem instantis Junii, hora undecima
Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.