DIE Veneris, videlicet, 9 die Julii.
E. Bedford's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the settling of
certain Manors, (fn. *) Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments,
on Katherine Dowager of Bedford, William now Earl of
Bedford, John Russell and Edward Russell, Esquires,
Sons of Francis Earl of Bedford, deceased. And, being
put to the Question, it was Resolved to pass, nemine contradicente.
Message to the H. C. to sit P. M.
Then this Bill was sent down to the House of Commons, by Serjeant Glanvile and Serjeant Finch; and to
let them know, that their Lordships intend to sit this
Afternoon, and desire them to sit likewise, because there
will be some Occasion of a Conference.
West versus Stevens.
Ordered, That West doth bring in his Interrogatories,
which shall be perused by Sir Robert Rich and Dr.
Bennett, who are appointed to take the Examinations;
and that the Defendant Jeremy Stevens shall have Liberty to cross interrogate any of the Witnesses, if he
shall see Cause.
Two Regiments disbanded.
The Earl of Newport, being returned from the Army,
signified to this House, "That the Two Regiments are
already disbanded; and the rest will disband, according to the Directions and Order of the Parliament."
Bill against Recusants.
Then the House was put into a Committee during
Pleasure, to debate the Bill concerning the disarming
of Popish Recusants; and, after a long Consideration,
the House was resumed; and these Lords following
were appointed Committees, to consider further of some
Particulars, and report the same to this House: videlicet,
The L. Privy Seal.
L. Viscount Say et Seale.
Baron Weston and
Their Lordships, or any Five or more of them, to
meet To-morrow in the Afternoon, in the Prince's Lodgings, at Three a Clock.
Lord Pollmoney to be paid.
Ordered, That such Lords and Bishops as have sent
in less Money unto Mr. Parramour (the Collector for
the Lords) than by the late Act of Parliament they
ought to pay, the said Mr. Parramour shall have Power,
by virtue of this Order, to send to them for such Monies
so paid short by them.
Lake versus Sir Tho. Lake.
Ordered, That Mr. Lancelott Lake's Cause, against
Sir Thomas Lake, Knight, shall be heard This Day
Bishop of St. David's to be examined in the Archbishop of Canterbury's Cause.
Ordered, That the Bishop of St. David's shall
forthwith, upon Sight hereof, repair to the Lords in
Parliament, and attend the Lords deputed, and give in
his Testimony upon such Interrogatories as he shall be
examined before the Lords deputed to examine Witnesses, concerning the Archbishop of Canterbury; and
hereof he is not in any wise to fail.
Dominus Capitalis Justiciarius de Communi Banco,
Locum tenens Domini Custodis Magni Sigilli, declaravit
præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in post
meridiem hujus instantis diei, hora quinta, Dominis sic
Conference concerning the Ten Heads.
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and the
Lords of the select (fn. *) Committee went into the Painted
Chamber, to meet with the select Committee of the
House of Commons, concerning the Ten Heads.
The House was resumed, and the Lords returned
from the Meeting.
Then the Lords of the select Committee reported,
That the House of Commons do desire that His Majesty be moved to give an Answer to the Third
Head, concerning ill Counsellors."
Committee to move the King, for an Answer to the Third Head, touching ill Counsellors.
Hereupon these Lords were appointed to move the
King in this Particular: videlicet,
L. Marquis of Hertford.
E. of Bath.
E. of Bedford.
|E. of Essex.
E. of Bristoll.
Sir Pierce Crosby s Cause.
Ordered, That the Committee for Sir Peirce Croseby's
Business do meet on Wednesday next, in the Afternoon.
Ordered, That the Cause concerning the Aqueduct
be heard at this Bar on Tuesday come Three Weeks.
Folkes versus Starling, and Borrett.
Upon reading the Petition and Affidavit of Thomas
Folkes, Clerk, "That Antbony Starling and Margerett
Borrett have caused some desperate Persons to enter
into the Dwelling House of the said Petitioner, in
Bradiston, in Suffolke, and have taken away his Household Provision; and the said Anthony Starlinge and
Two of his Sons have also taken away some of his
Cattle out of his Grounds, and do molest and trouble
the Possession of the said Folkes;" it is therefore
Ordered, That the quiet Possession of the said House
and Grounds shall be continued unto the Petitioner, as
formerly they have been, until the Cause now referred
to the Judges of Assize by Order of the Lords be either
determined by them, or certified unto this House, and
here determined; and that Mr. Baron Henden shall take
Security of the said Sterlinge, before any Habeas Corpus be granted unto him, that the said Starlinge shall
restore the Beasts unto the said Thomas Folkes, and abide
the Order of this House; and with that Mr. Baron
Henden shall compose all the Grievances of either Side,
if he can, or certify unto their Lordships where he
finds Perverseness or Opposition.
Williams for disquietirg the Bp. of Lincoln's Estate in Carnarvonshire.
Then William Williams was called in, to answer the
Breach of Privilege committed in entering upon the
Freehold of the Lord Bishop of Lincolne, and disquieting
the Possession of his Lordship's Lands in Carnarvenshire.
The said William Williams confessed he entered upon
the Lands of the Lord Bishop of Lincolne at May last
was Twelve Months. The House thought (fn. *) fit to release him upon Bail.
Then, Johannes Maynard, Miles Balniæ, recognovit se
debere Domino Regi Ducentas Libras, levari, ad usum Domini Regis, ex Terris, Tenementis, Bonis, et Catallis
The Condition of the abovesaid Recognizance is, That
if William Williams shall appear before the Lords in
Parliament, and abide the Order of this Parliament,
then this Recognizance is void; else it is to remain in
full Power and Force.
Dominus Capitalis Justiciarius de Communi Banco,
Locum tenes Domini Custodis Magni Sigilli, declaravit
præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem
Sabbati, videlicet, 10m diem instantis Julii, hora nona,
Dominis sic decernentibus.