DIE Veneris, 14 die Junii.
PRAYERS, by Mr. Lightfoote.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
Ds. Grey de Warke, Speaker.
L. Viscount Say & Seale.
E. of Suffolk's Cause.
Upon Report from the Committee concerning the
Earl of Suff's Petition, touching a Recovery suffered
by him in his Nonage, of the Manors and Lands of
Framlingham and Saxted, in the County of Suff. It is
Ordered, That the Parties which are concerned in this
Business, whose Names shall be given in, shall be summoned to attend the Lords Committees on Thursday
next come Sevennight, at Nine of the Clock in the
Morning, in the Painted Chamber, at which Time
they shall be heard what they can say by Way of Answer to the Petition of the Earl of Suff. And it is
further Ordered, That it be recommended to the Commissioners of the Great Seal, before whom the Business
is already depending, that the Rents and Profits of the
Lands in Question be deposited in the Chancery, there
to remain undisposed until the Business be determined
in this House, or this House give further Directions
Pettus versus Aylett and Bancroft.
Upon reading the Affidavit of Francis Ashwin, "That
the Order of Pettus hath been left at Mrs. Bancroft's
Lodging, where usually she lyes, but no Obedience is
yet returned to the said Order:" It is thereupon Ordered, That Mrs. Pettus shall leave a Copy of the Order of this House at the Lodging of the said Mrs.
Bancroft, who is to shew Cause on Monday come Sevennight why she should not pay the Money according to
the Order; or else the Lands mentioned in the Order
shall be sequestered, for making good the said Order.
Upon reading the Petition of Thomas Leventhorpe,
&c. Children of Sir Tho. Leventhorpe: It is Ordered,
That, according to the Order of this House, the Lady
Josseline shall pay the Money due to the said Children, or
give Security to pay the same with Interest; or else to
shew Cause on Thursday next to this House why she
should not do it.
Fortescue, Duke of Lorrain's Agent, in Fear of his Effects being sequestered.
Upon reading a Letter of Anthony Fortescue Esquire,
Agent to the Duke of Lorraine; shewing, "That, if
some Order be not speedily made by the Parliament,
the Sequestrators of Midd. will sell his Goods Tomorrow."
Hereupon this House Ordered, To send to the House
of Commons, to desire them to give some Expedition in
this Business, which was formerly sent down to them
from this House.
Message to the H. C. about it;
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Sir Rob't Rich and Mr. Page:
To communicate Anthony Fortescue's Letter to them,
with a Desire of Expedition in the Business.
and about giving Audience to the Dutch Ambassadors.
2. To desire an Answer from them, concerning appointing a Committee, to join with a Committee of
Lords, to consider of the Manner of admitting The
States Ambassadors to the Audience of the Houses of
Report from the Committee of both Kingdoms, concerning Directions given to the Ld. General about the Western Parts.
The Lord Wharton reported, "That the Committee
of both Kingdoms appointed him to give this House
an Account concerning their Lordships Order Yesterday, and presented a Paper, which was read; videlicet," (fn. *)
To consider of this Business, the House was adjourned into a Committee during Pleasure.
The House was resumed.
And it is Ordered, That the Order of the 13th of
June, 1644, and the Answer of the Committee of both
Kingdoms made thereunto, are hereby vacated, and made
of none (fn. †) Effect.
Wapping Inhabitants Petition, about the Sequestration of the Tithes of Whitechapel.
"It is this Day Ordered, That the Committee appointed by this House to consider of the Petition of
the Inhabitants of Wapping shall meet on Tuesday
next, being the 18th of this Instant June, at Nine of
the Clock in the Morning; and that Mr. Dr. Johnson shall then attend the said Committee, who are to
meet in the Lord Keeper's Lodgings, near the House
Lady Hatton versus Johnson, for erecting a Building near her House.
"Upon reading the Petition of Eliz. Lady Hatton, and the Affidavit of James Toovie, this Day in the
House, complaining against one Edward Johnson, for
finishing a Building beginning to be erected upon a
new Foundation, in the Field in the North East
Corner of Hatton House Garden, contrary to a former
Order of this House dated the 22th of December,
1643: It is Ordered, by the Lords in Parliament,
That the said Johnson shall appear before the Lords in
Parliament, to shew Cause why he yielded not his
Obedience to the said Order; which Appearance of
his is to be made before their Lordships on Wednesday the 19th of this Instant June, by Nine of the
Clock in the Morning; and hereof he may not fail,
as he will answer the contrary at his Peril."
House adjourned till 9a cras.