House of Commons Journal Volume 11
14 March 1694

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'House of Commons Journal Volume 11: 14 March 1694', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 11: 1693-1697 (1803), pp. 126-128. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=38995 Date accessed: 18 September 2014.


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Mercurii, 14 die Martii;

6° Gulielmi et Mariæ.

Prayers.

Edwards' Estate.

AN ingrossed Bill, from the Lords, intituled, An Act to enable Thomas Edwards to sell Part of his Estate, for the Payment of Debts; and to restrain and disable him to commit Wastes upon the Residue of the said Estate; was read the Third time.

Resolved, That the Bill do pass: And that the Title be agreed to.

Ordered, That Sir Robert Cotton do carry the Bill to the Lords, and acquaint them, That this House hath agreed to the same, without any Amendments.

Brent's Estate.

An ingrossed Bill, from the Lords, intituled, An Act to enable Trustees to sell Part of the Estate of Nathaniel Brent Gentleman, deceased; to raise Money for Payment of his Debts, and Maintenance of his Children, who are Infants, was read the Second time.

Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Mr. Waller, Sir Henry Gough, Sir Robert Edon, Mr. Chetwynd, Mr. Fenwick, Mr. Freeman, Sir Wm. Cook, Mr. Arnold, Sir John Bolls, Mr. Freeke, Mr. Hungerford, Mr. Thornhaugh, Mr. Nicholas, Mr. Christy, Mr. Dyot, Mr. Smith, Mr. Lutterell, Mr. Frewen, Mr. Bockenham, Sir John Parsons, Mr. Lampton, Mr. Stockdale, Mr. Hedger, Mr. Parsons, Sir Jo. Packinton, Mr. Rudge, Sir Wm. Whitlock, Sir Jon. Jennings, Mr. Dowdswell, Sir Henry Fane, Mr. Hunt, Sir Edward Hussey, Mr. Machine, Mr. Cook, Sir Tho. Littleton, Mr. Beale; and all the Members that serve for the Counties of Warwick and Stafford: And they are to meet this Afternoon at Four a Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber.

A. Turner's Estate.

Mr. Waller reported from the Committee, to whom the ingrossed Bill from the Lords, intituled, An Act to enable the Trustees of Alice Turner Widow, and her Children, to make Sale of certain Houses and Grounds in or near Lincoln's-Inn-Fields, in the County of Middlesex, during the Minority of the younger Children, was committed, That they had examined and considered the same; and the Petition of James Hassel, which was referred to the said Committee; and had made an Amendment to the Bill; which they had directed him to report to the House; and which he read in his Place, with the Coherence; and afterwards delivered in at the Clerk's Table: Where the same was read, and agreed unto by House; and is as followeth; viz.

Press 5. L. 2. After "King," insert "Queens."

Tower Hamlets Militia.

A Bill for the better settling and regulating the Militia within the Tower Hamlets was read the First time.

Resolved, That the Bill be read a Second time.

Recovering SmallTythes.

An ingrossed Bill for the more easy Recovery of small Tythes was read the Third time.

Resolved, That the Bill do pass: And that the Title be, An Act for the more easy Recovery of small Tythes.

Ordered, That Sir John Key do carry the Bill to the Lords, and desire their Concurrence thereunto.

Disciplining the Navy.

A Bill for the better Discipline of their Majesties Navy Royal was read the Second time.

Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Mr. John Smith, Sir Walter Young, Mr. P. Foley, Mr. Christy, Sir John Barker, Mr. Lutterell, Mr. Gwyn, Sir John Moreton, Sir John Wynn, Mr. Clark, Sir Gervas Elwes, Mr. Harley, Sir Tho. Vernon, Sir R. Onslow, Mr. Freke, Colonel Churchill, Sir Edward Hussey, Sir Jos. Herne, Sir Cha. Bloys, Mr. Gray, Mr. Hutchinson, Mr. Travers, Mr. Fenwick, Mr. Papillion, Mr. Bickerstaffe, Sir Ben. Newland, Sir Tho. Clarges, Sir John Key, Sir Chr. Musgrave, Sir Robert Clayton, Mr. Nicholas, Sir Tho. Littleton, Sir Robert Edon, Mr. Colt; and all the Members that serve for the Port-Towns: And they are to meet at Four of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.

Call of the House.

The House according to the Order of the Day, was called over:

And the Names of such as made Default were called over a Second time; and the Absence of several of them excused, by reason of Sickness.

Ordered, That Sir Joseph Tredenham be excused of his Attendance for Fourteen Days.

Ordered, That Mr. Stawell be excused of his Attendance for Two Days.

Ordered, That Sir Isaac Rebow be excused of his Attendance until Monday next.

Ordered, That Mr. Henry Pelham be excused of his Attendance until this Day Sevennight.

Ordered, That Henry Mannaton Esquire be sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for absenting himself from his Service in Parliament.

The Question being put, That Hugh Fortescue Esquire be now sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for absenting himself from his Service in Parliament;

The House divided.

The Noes go forth.

Tellers for the Yeas, Mr. Brockman,
Mr. Machell:
106.
Tellers for the Noes, Mr. Brereton,
Colonel Granvile:
  86.

So it was resolved in the Affirmative.

Resolved, That Sir Francis Drake be now sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for absenting himself from his Service in Parliament.

Resolved, That Thomas Strangways Esquire be sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for absenting himself from his Service in Parliament.

The Question being put, That Henry Hening Esquire be now sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms, for absenting himself from his Service in Parliament;

The House divided.

The Noes go forth.

Tellers for the Yeas, Colonel Perry,
Mr. Lutterell:
  72.
Tellers for the Noes, Mr. Fownes,
Mr. Michell:
112.

So it passed in the Negative.

Resolved, That George Moreland Esquire be now sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for absenting himself from his Service in Parliament.

Resolved, That Sir Mark Milbank be now sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for absenting himself from his Service in Parliament.

Resolved, That Richard Staynes Esquire be now sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for absenting himself from his Service in Parliament.

Resolved, That Sir Francis Winington be now sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for absenting himself from his Service in Parliament.

Resolved, That Mr. Serjeant Blincoe be now sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for absenting himself from his Service in Parliament.

Resolved, That Sir Edw. Phelips be now sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for absenting himself from his Service in Parliament.

Resolved, That Thomas Windham Esquire be now sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for absenting himself from his Service in Parliament.

Resolved, That Sir Robert Owen be now sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for absenting himself from his Service in Parliament.

Ordered, That Mr. Hening have a Fortnight's time to attend his Service in the House; it appearing to this House, that he was ill of the Stone.

Ordered, That the House be called over again Tomorrow Sevennight; And that such Members as shall not then attend be sent for in the Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House.

Woollen Manufactures.

Ordered, That the Consideration of the Report from the Committee, to whom the Bill to revive the Act, made in the First Year of their Majesties Reign, to prevent the Exportation of Wool; and for encouraging the Woollen Manufactures of this Kingdom; was committed; be adjourned until Saturday Morning next.

Committees.

Ordered, That all Committees be adjourned.

And then the House adjourned till To-morrow Morning, Nine a Clock.