[23 June, 1647.]
Monthly Rate for one year for maintenance of Sir T. Fairfax' Army and carrying on Irish War.
The Lords and Commons in Parliament Assembled for the due
paying of such Forces under the Command of Sir Thomas Fairfax
Knight (as the great and many dangers and distempers doe require
to be kept up within this Kingdome for the present) in such manner
as the Subjects in this Kingdome may be no more impoverished
by Free Quarter as formerly; But that all Officers and Souldiers
may justly and duly pay and discharge their Quarters for the
future, whereunto they are hereby straightly charged and required: And for the effectuall and more vigorous carrying on
the Warre of Ireland, which Kingdome is in most imminent danger
to be for ever cut off from this Crowne, and the Protestant Religion
intirely rooted out of that Kingdome, by the countenance and
assistance which those barbarous and bloody rebels do daily receive,
Do Order and Ordaine, and be it therefore Ordered and Ordained
by the said Lords and Commons in Parliament Assembled, and
by Authority of the same, That the severall summes of Money
hereafter mentioned, shall be monethly (according to the ordinary
computation) taxed, collected, leavied, and paid, for the purposes
aforesaid, from the 25 March, 1647. untill the 25. of March 1648.
in such manner and forme as is hereafter Expressed: viz: Upon
the County of Bedford the monethly sum of 673.l. 13.s. 11d.¾
|Upon the County of Berks the monethly summe of||£683||15||9|
|" " " " Buckingham " "||815||8||0|
|" " " " Cambridge " "||1462||16||6¼|
|" " Isle of Ely " "||490||18||0½|
|" " County of Chester " "||345||4||11¼|
|" " City and County " " "||39||13||11|
|Upon the County of Cornwall the monethly summe of||1228||5||6¼|
|" " " " Cumberland " "||77||0||1¼|
|" " " " Derby " "||342||9||4|
|" " " " Devon " "||3527||6||1½|
|" " City and County of Exon. " "||127||9||2¼|
|" " County of Dorset " "||935||10||10¾|
|" " Towne and County of Poole " "||9||16||7½|
|" " County of Durham " "||159||2||0|
|" " " " York " "||2111||7||8¼|
|" " City and County " " " "||149||11||5½|
|" " Towne of Kingston upon Hull " "||50||18||9|
|" " County of Essex " "||4547||9||5|
|" " " " Gloucester " "||1212||3||5¼|
|" " City and County " " "||134||13||9|
|" " County of Hereford " "||868||2||3|
|" " " " Hertford " "||1638||15||5¾|
|" " " " Huntington " "||687||3||5¾|
Commissioners for execution of Ordinance.
Upon the County of Kent with the City and County of Canterbury, and the Cinque Ports within the County of Kent the monethly
summe of 47631. 1s. 1d. Upon the County of Lancaster the
monethly sum of 529l. 3s. 2d., upon the county of Leicester the
monethly sum of 467l. 9s. 10½d., Upon the County of Lincolne
the monethly sum of 15731. 8s. 1d½, Upon the City and County
of Lincolne the monethly sum of 641. 12s. 9d½., Upon the City
of London the monethly sum of 39071. 19s. 2d¼., Upon the County
of Middlesex, City and Liberty of Westminster, the monethly
sum of 15211. 17s. 9d. Upon the County of Monmouth the
monethly sum of 1921. 19s. 1d. Upon the County of Northampton
the monethly sum of 5911. 11s. 11d¾. Upon the county of Nottingham the monethly sum of 353l. 19s. 3d. Upon the Towne and
City of Nottingham, the monethly sum of 11l. 14s. 6d¼. Upon
the County of Norfolk the monethly sum of 4763l. 1s. 1d. Upon
the city and county of Norwich the monethly sum of 246l. 11s. 5d¼.
Upon the County of Northumberland the monethly sum of
1001. 16s. 10d¾. Upon the Towne of Newcastle the monethly
sum of 29l. 17s. Upon the County of Oxford the monethly sum
of 779l. 13s. 11d¾. Upon the County of Rutland the monethly
sum of 128l. 1s. 0d¼. Upon the County of Salop the monethly
sum of 5531. 19s. 9d¾. Upon the County of Stafford the monethly
sum of 454l. 15s. 4d¾. Upon the Towne of Litchfield the monethly
sum of 10l. 14s. 8d. Upon the County of Sommerset the monethly
sum of 20501. 11s. 5d. Upon the City and County of Bristol the
monethly sum of 1121. 12s. 10d.½. Upon the County of Southampton the monethly sum of 1514l. 4s. 5d.¼. Upon the Towne
and County of Southampton the monethly sum of 62l. 8s. 8d¼.
Upon the Isle of Wight 2081. 2s. 6d.¼. Upon the County of Suffolke
the monethly sum of 47631. 1s. 1d. Upon the County of Surrey,
with the Burroughe of Southwarke, the monethly sum of 13471. 8s.
Upon the County of Sussex, and the Ports within the County
of Sussex the monethly sum of 26461. 2s. 9d¾. upon the County
of Warwick the monethly sum of 6211. 3s. 0d.¾. upon the City
and County of Coventry the monethly sum of 791. 19s. Upon
the County of Worcester the monethly summe of 7041. 18s. 0d½.
Upon the City and County of Worcester the monethly sum of
431. 5s. 6d¾. Upon the County of Wilts the monethly sum of
14211. 18s. 9d. Upon the County of Westmerland the monethly
sum of 661. 9s. 2d½. Upon the Isle of Anglesey the monethly
summe of 501. 17s. 10d. Upon the County of Brecknock the
monethly summe of 1031. 6s. 11d. Upon the County of Cardigan
the monethly summe of 1221. 9s. 10d¾. Upon the County of
Carmarthen the monethly summe of 1001. 15s. 6d. Upon the
County of Carnarvan the monethly summe of 421. 6s. 5d¾. Upon
the County of Denbigh the monethly summe of 541. 6s. 10d½.
upon the County of Flint the monethly summe of 331. 6s. 4d½.
upon the County of Glamorgan the monethly summe of
1311. 15s. 10d. Upon the County of Merioneth the monethly
sum of 311. 11s. 6d. Upon the County of Mountgomery the
monethly summe of 1231. 2s. 8d.¼. Upon the County of Pembrooke, the monethly summe of 1161. 4s. 7d¼. Upon the County
of Radnor the monthly sum of 731. 2s. 7d.½. Upon the Towne
of Haverford West the monethly summe of 101. 2s. 6d¾. And
that the said several sums of Money may be duly taxed, leavieu,
and paid, as is hereafter directed; Be it further Ordained by the
Authority aforesaid, That the persons hereafter named shall be
Commissioners for the several Cities, Counties, and Places, herein
mentioned, to put this Ordinance in execution in the said severall
and respective Counties, Cities, and Places, for which they are
hereby respectively appointed Commissioners. viz:
For the County of Bedford.
County of Bedford.
Sir Beauchamp St. John knight, Sir John Burgoyne, Baronet,
Sir Thomas Alston Knight and Baronet, Sir Oliver Luke knight,
Sir Samuel Luke, Sir John Rolt, Sir George Burgoine, Sir William
Boteler, and Sir John Thompson Knights, Thomas Rolt, Thomas
Sadler, James Beverley, Lewis Monox, Edward Osborn, Robert
Staughton, Samuel Browne, Onslow Winch, John Harvey, and
Edward Cater Esquire, Cloment Armiger Esq. Humphrey Monox,
William Duncombe, John Vaux, Humphrey Fish, and John Neale,
and Thomas Dacres Esquires.
For the Towne of Bedford.
Town of Bedford.
The Mayor of the Towne of Bedford for the time being, Samuel
Browne Recorder there, Francis Banister, Doctor in Physick,
Robert Hawes, Thomas Hawes, Thomas Paradine, and Mr. Dacres.
County of Berks.
William Lenthall Esq. Speaker of the House of Commons, and
Master of the Rolls, Sir Francis Knollis Knight, Sir Francis Pile
Baronet, Sir Robert Pye knight Senior, Sir Benjamin Rudyard
Knight, Henry Martin, Edmund Dunch, Richard Whitehead,
Peregrine Hoby, Tanfield Vachell, John Lenthall, William Ball,
Cornelius Holland, John Buckley, John Packer, Robert Packer,
Daniel Blagrave, George Purefoy, Samuel Dunch, Roger Knight,
Humphrey Dolman, William Barker, William Hide, William
Trumbull, Thomas Fettiplace, John Southby, Thomas Morris,
and Samuel Wightwicke, Esquire.
For the County of Buckingham.
Thomas Lord Viscount Wenman, Sir Peter Temple, knight and
Baronet, Richard Winwood, Bulstrode Whitelocke Esquires, Sir
William Andrewes, Sir Richard Piggot, and Sir William Cobb, Knights,
Francis Drake Esq. Isaac Pennington Alderman of London, George
Fleetwoode Esqr. Sir Richard Ingoldsby Knight, Anthony Ratcliffe, Thomas Lane, John Dormer, Richard Sergeant, Edmund
West, Thomas Bulstrode, Simon Maine, Henry Becke, Anthony
Carpenter, Thomas Scot, Christopher Egleton, Thomas Aries,
Thomas Lygoe, John Lane, William Russell, William Theed of
Craston, William Wheeler of Redding Court, and John Doily
Esqrs, Sir Gilbert Gerrard Barronet, Christopher Henn, Thomas
Wyan, Richard Baldwin and John Barringer Gent. Richard Browne
Esquire, Sir Gregory Norton Baronet, Valentine Walton, Thomas
Shilbourne, George Baldwin, and William Short Esquires, Cornelius
Holland Esqr. Thomas Tirrell, Richard Greenvile Esquires, Sir
Richard Napier Knight, John Deverell, Thomas Theed Gent; Henry
Andrewes, John Eccleston Esquires.
For the County of Cambridge.
County of Cambridge.
Sir Dudley North Knight of the Bath, Sir John Maynard
Knight of the Bath, Sir Miles Sandis, Sir James Reynolds Knights,
Oliver Cromwell, James Reynolds, Francis Russell, Robert
Reynolds, Thomas Symonds, Thomas Ducket, Robert Castle,
John Crane, Michael Dalton, Killiphet Russell, Talbot Pepis,
William Lemman. Dudley Pope, Thomas Bendish Esqrs. Robert
Clerke, John Welbore, Edward Clench, Edward Leeds, James
Thomson, William James, John Chevery, John Raven,
Mr Reynolds of Triploe, Doctor Sawyer, John Robson Gent.
Philip Story, Doctor Richard Stone, John Roper, John Parker.
For the University and Towne of Cambridge.
University and town of Cambridge.
The Mayor for the time being, John Lowry Alderman, Samuel
Spalding, Alderman French, Alderman Robson, Talbot Pepys,
Richard Foxton, Richard Temes Esquires, James Blackley, Alderman Temes, Edward Almond, Henry Lucas.
Isle of Ely.
Isle of Ely.
Sir Miles Sands, Sir Edward Partherick, Oliver Cromwell, George
Clapthorne, John Hubbert, and William March Esquires, Richard
Stone Doctor of Phisick, Thomas Castle, Tristram Diamond, George
Farwell Esquires, and William Fisher Esquire.
For the County of Chester.
County of Chester.
Sir George Booth Knight and Baronet, Sir William Brereton,
Thomas Stanley,Henry Brook, John Bradshaw, Robert Duckenfield,
Henry Vernon, John Crew, Thomas Morbury, George Booth,
Henry Birkehead, Henry Greene, William Towchet, Roger Wilbraham. Peter Warburton, and William Davies Esquires. John
Wetniall, Gent, George Warburton Esq. Philip Manwaring Esq.
Henry Delves Esq. Robert Venables, and William Massey Esquires,
Robert Gregg, and James Louden, Gent
For the City of Chester
City of Chester.
The Mayor for the time being John Ratcliffe Esq. Recorder,
John Aldersay, Peter Leigh, William Edwards Merchants, Richard
Leicester, Alderman Calven, Calven Bruen, Samuel Bucke, Robert
Gregg, Merchants, and Mr. Robert Wright Alderman Christopher
Blease, Robert Whitby, Edward Bradshawe, Owen Hudges, Richard
Bradshawe, John Whittle, William Crompton, and John Johnsor
Aldermen, and John Wynn Citizen.
For the County of Cornwall.
County of Cornwall.
Francis Buller, Richard Erysey, Thomas Arundell, Francis
Godolphin of Trevengea, Anthony Nicholl, Sir Samuel Rolls knight,
Robert Scawen Esq. John Elliot, John St. Aubin, John Trefusis,
John Meile, Hugh Boscawen, George Kekewich, John Trefusis,
junior; Thomas Gewen, Richard Chiverton, Christopher Worthivall, Anthony Rowse, Nicholas Waddam, Henry Wills, Robert
Bennet, Richard Carter, Edward Elliot, John Martin, Richard
Penwarren, William Ceeley, Robert Martin, and John Cary of Penwarden, Esqrs, Leonard Trecy Esq, Robert Roll, Nicholas Trefusis,
Edward Herle, Francis Wills, John Vivian, Francis Buller of Tregaricke, Peter Jenking, John Penrose, John Thomas, James
Parker, William Glyn, Edmund Prideaux of Badstow, Francis
Courtney, Richard Lovis, John Nicoll, Roger Porter, John Iago,
Nicholas Leache, Thomas Waddon, James Eresy, John Penrose.
For the County of Cumberland.
County of Cumberland.
Sir Wilford Lawson Knight, William Lawson, William Brisco,
Thomas Lamplough, Richard Barwis, John Barwis Senior, Esquires,
William Armyn, and Richard Tolson Esqrs, John Skelton of Arma,
hwaite, Thomas Curwen of Sellapark Esquire, Miles HaltonThomas Barwis, Michael Studholm, John Hudson, John Stoddard,
Richard Uriell, Gent, Thomas Croiston, Thomas Crosthwait Merchants, Henry Tolson, Colonel Cholmley Esquires, and Ambrose
For the County of Darby.
Sir George Grisley, and Sir John Curson knights and Baronets,
Sir John Gell, Sir Edward Cooke, and Sir Francis Burdet Baronets;
Sir Edward Leich, Sir John Cooke, and Sir Samuel Sleigh knights,
Ralph Clarke, Christopher Holton, William Wolley, Nicholas Leake
Esquires, Rowland Morewood, John Monday, Randolph Ashenhurst,
Henry Wigfall, John Wigley, and Robert Eure Esquires, Thomas
Sanders, George Poole, Edward Large, William Savill, and Edward
Charleton Gent. and Francis Revell Esquier, The Maior for the
time being, Robert Wilmot, James Abney, Esqr. Thomas Gell
Esquier Recorder; Nathaniell Hallowes, Luke Whittington,
and Robert Meller Aldermen, Master Edward Pegg, Gervas Bennett,
Nicholas Wilmott Esqr. and Francis Revell Gent.
For the County of Devon.
Sir Samuel Roll knight, Sir John Bampfeild Baronet, Sir Richard
Strode, Sir Edmund Fowell, Edmund Fowell Esq. Josias Calmady,
Sir Henry Rosewell, and Sir John Young Knights, Walter Young,
Edmund Prideaux, John Maynard, John Harris of Haine, Francis
Rouse, John Waddon, John Rolles, William Frie, Phillip Crooker,
Robert Savery, Elias Grimes, Arthur Upton, Richard Gilbert,
John Mallucke of Axmouth, Thomas Crew, Charles Vaughan,
John Beare, Henry Pollexfen, John Kelly of Kelly, Esqr, Philip
Skippon Esqr. Major Generall; The Mayor of Plymouth for the
time being, John Barton of Silverton, John Champnyes, Thomas
Boone, Philip Harris, Joseph Huntkin, John Marshall, Philip
Francis, Thomas Ceely, Richard Evans, Timothy Alsop, Justinian
Peard, Christopher Ceely, Sampson Heale Esq, Sir Gregory Norton
Baronet, Sir Francis Drake, Baronet, John Drake of Ash, Esquire,
William Basterd Esqr, Christopher Savery Esq., Sir John Poole
Baronet, Christopher Wood Esq, Robert Duke of Otterton Esqr,
William Fowell Esqr, Thomas Drake of Wiscombe Esqr, Matthew
Hele Esqr, Peter Bevis, Robert Roll Esqr, John Doddrigg Esqr,
Richard Wood Esqr, Edmond Davis, John Drake, John Elford,
John Tuckfield Esqr, Sir Nicholas Martin knight, Sir John Northcott, Baronet; Lewis Grimes, Hugh Fortescue, and John Fortescue
Esqrs, The Mayor of Dartmouth for the time being, Hugh Trevilian, Esqr, Peter Specott, William Morris Esqrs, John Fountaine
Esq, John Bury, John Quick, Esqrs, Edmund Parker, Edmund
Anscott, John Wallacombe, and Nicholas Prideaux, Nicholas
Roope, John Vaughan, and John Carew Esqrs, the Maior of
For the City and County of Exon.
City and County of Exon.
The Maior for the time being, Walter White Maior, Edward
Prideaux Esq. Recorder, Simon Snow Esq, John Hackwell, Adam
Benett, Richard Saunders, Christopher Clarke, James Gould,
Richard Crossing, John Lavering, Richard Evans, Samuell Clarke,
Nicholas Brochin Gent.
For the County of Dorset.
Charles Lord Cranborne, Denzill Hollis Esq., Sir Walter Earle
Knight, John Browne, Edmund Prideaux, Thomas Earle, Thomas
Moore, John Trenchard, Dennis Bond, Thomas Grove, Roger Hill,
Giles Greene, Richard Rose Esquiers, Sir Thomas Trenchard
Knight, John Bond, Doctor of Civill Law; John Fitzjames junior,
Francis Chettle, Thomas Crompton, Elias Bond, William Hussey,
Bartholomew Hall, Thomas Ceeley, Henry Henley, and John Hill,
Esqrs. Richard Bury, Gent. William Sydenham Senior, William
Sydenham junior. John Whiteway, William Derby, George Thornhill, Sir Anthony Ashley Cooper Baronet, Richard Bingham Esqr,
John Bingham Esq, Richard Bradrett Esq, John Foy Esq, Christopher Earl, John Squibb Esq., Walter Foy Esq., Robert Boteler
Esq, Jo. Arthur Esq, Lewis Williams Esqr. John Arnold Gent.
For the Towne and County of Poole.
Town and County of Poole.
The major for the time being, John Bingham Esq. George Scutt
Senior, Auran Durell, Haviland Healey, William Scutt, and John
Melmouth Gentn, Henry Harding, George Scut Junior.
For the County of Durham.
County of Durham.
Sir Henry Vane Senior knight, Sir Henry Vane junior, Sir
Richard Bellasis knight, Sir George Vane, John Blackstone, Charles
Vane, Richard Lilbourn, Henry Warmouth, George Lilbourn,
Robert Hutton, Thomas Shadfurth, Christopher Falthorp, Clement
Falthorp, Francis Wren, Esquires, Sir William Selby, Thomas Mitford, Esquire, The Maior of Durham for the time being, Christopher
Foulthorp, Thomas Bowes, Clement Foulthorp, Timothy Whittingham, Thomas Shadfurth, George Grey Gentlemen.
For the East-riding of the County of Yorke.
Yorkshire East Riding.
Ferdinando Lord Fairfax, Sir Thomas Fairfax knight, Sir
Francis Bointon Baronet, Sir William Constable, Baronet;
Sir Richard Darley, Knight Vice-com. Sir William Strickland,
Knight and Baronet, Sir Philip Stapleton Knight, Sir William
Allenson Knight, Sir William St. Quainton Baronet, Francis
Thorpe, John Anlaby, Richard Darley, John Allured, John
Nelthorpe, James Nelthorpe, The Maior of Beverley for the time
being, Joseph Micklethwaite, Robert Legard, Christopher Ridley,
John Stillington, Richard Robinson, and Walter Strickland Esqrs., Charles Bowes Esq.
For the North-Riding.
John North Riding.
Ferdinando Lord Fairfax, Sir Thomas Fairfax knight, Sir John
Danvers, Sir Francis Boineton, Baronet, Sir William Strickeland,
Baronet; Sir Richard Darley knight, Sir John Bouchier knight,
Sir Will. Allenson knight, Sir Henry Cholmeley Knight, Sir Thomas
Norcliffe, Sir Henry Franklin Knights, John Wastell, Henry Darley,
Brian Stapleton, Luke Robinson, Thomas Hoile, Walter Strickland, Frances Lascels, Thomas Challenor, James Challenor, William
Aiscough, George Trotter, George Marwood, Ralph Reymar, John
Waters Esqrs. George Eure Esq, Henry Franklin Esq. The Bayliffs
of Scarborough for the time being, and the Aldermen of Richmond.
For the West-Riding.
Ferdinando Lord Fairfax, Sir Thomas Fairfax knight, Sir Thomas
Maleverer, Baronet, Sir Philip Stapleton, knight, Sir William Lister
knight, Sir Charles Egerton knight, Sir Henry Cholmley, Henry
Arthington, William White, Thomas Stockdale Esqrs. Sir Edward.
Rhodes, Sir John Savile, and Sir Robert Barwicke knights, Charles
Fairfax, John Farre, Thomas St. Nicholas, Thomas Dickinson,
William Armitage, John Claiton, Alexander Johnson, Esqrs. and
Sampson Cooper Alderman of Rippon.
For the City of Yorke.
City of York.
The Lord Maior for the time being, Ferdinando Lord Fairfax, Sir
Thomas Fairfax Knight, Sir William Allenson Knight, Sir Thomas
Widdrington Knight and Recorder, Sir Robert Barwicke, Knight;
Thomas Hoile, Henry Thompson, John Geldard, Stephen Watson,
Thomas Dickinson, Robert Horner, and Leonard Thompson,
For the Towne and County of Kingston-upon-Hull.
Town and County of Kingston on Hull.
The Maior for the time being, Sir Henry Vane Junior, Peregrine
Pelham, Esq. John Barnard, Lancelot Roper, Thomas Rakes, John
Rogers and Richard Wood, Gentlemen, Nicholas Dennam, William
Pople, John Chambers, Joseph Blades, Aldermen.
For the County of Essex.
County of Essex.
Sir John Barrington Knight and Baronet, Sir Harbottle Grimston
Knt. and Baronet; Sir William Hicks, Sir William Massam, Sir
Robert Everard, Baronets; Sir Martin Lumley knight and Baronet.
Sir Thomas Cheeke, Sir Henry Mildmay of Wanstead, Sir William
Roe, Sir Henry Holcroft, Sir Thomas Honywood, Sir William
Marten, Sir Robert Kempe, Knights; Harbottle Grimston, James
Gamble, William Masham, John Saier, Timothy Middleton, Henry
Mildmay of Graces, Edward Birkehead, William Umfreville, Oliver
Raymond, Anthony Luther, Deane Tindall, Robert Barrington,
Robert Smith, Sampson Sheffeild, Thomas Cooke, Carey Mildmay,
Richard Harlackenden, Robert Wiseman of Mayland, John Eldred,
John Joslin, Robert Bourne, John Meed, John Eden, Thomas
Clapton, Arthur Barnardiston, Isaac Allen of Haseley, William
Gouldingham, William Atwood, John Atwood, Peter Whitconbe,
John Brooke, John Harvey, Henry Wiseman, Henry Barrington,
Robert Young, Francis Stoneheard, George Walton, John Watkins,
John Langley, Joachim Mathewes, Esquires. Richard Wiseman,
John Langley of Colchester, Thomas Cooke, John Sorrell, William
Turner of Wimdbich, Robert Vesay, Jeremy Ailett, William Collard,
Robert Crane, Doctor Read of Beauchanger, Robert Calthrop,
Thomas Adams of Thackstead; Richard Hawkin of Harwich, John
Ailton, William Harlackenden, John Thorogood of Walden, Isaac
Wincoll, Thomas Talcott, Samuel Plume, John Shaw the Younger,
Francis Williamson of Walden, Francis Nicholson, John Feimige,
Robert Talcott, Thomas Allyett, Robert Maidstone, Gentlemen.
John Brewster, Gentleman, Samuel Frylorne Esq., Colonell Thomas
The Maior of Cholchester for the time being, Harbottle Grimstone
Esq. Recorder, John Joselin Deputy Recorder, Henry Barrington,
John Langley, Robert Buckstone, Ralph Harrison, Thomas Wade,
Mr. Cox, and William Cook, Aldermen.
For the County of Gloucester.
County of Gloucester.
Sir Giles Overbury knight, James Fiennis Esq. Nathaniell
Stephens, Esq. Sir John Horton, knight, Edward Stephens,
Sir Richard Onslow knight, Sir William Hicks Baronet;
John Stephens, Thomas Stephens, Esquires, Richard Stephens,
Esq. Sir John Seymour, knight; Edward Popham, John
Lenthall Esqrs, Walter Kirle, Anthony Clifford Esqrs, William
Leigh, Silvanus Wood, Thomas Hodges, Samuel Codrington,
Thomas Pury, William Browne, William Try, Thomas Walter,
Robert Holdsworth, William Sheppard, Matthew Herbert Esqrs.,
John Coddrington Esqr., John Fettiplace, Thomas Eastcourt,
Esquires, Stephen Fowler, Gentleman, Matthew Huntley, William
Stafford and Philip Langley Senior, John Sarkvill, Anthony
Kingscott, Thomas Walter of Hartfeild and Richard Aleworth
For the City of Gloucester, & the County of the City.
City and County of City of Gloucester.
The Maior for the time being, William Lenthall Esq, Speaker of
the House of Commons, and Recorder of the said City, John Lenthall,
Thomas Pury, John Brewster, Thomas Hill, William Singleton,
Dennis Wise, Nicholas Webb, and John Dorney, Esquiers.
For the County of Hereford.
Sir Robert Harley Knight of the Bath, Sir Edward Powell knight
and Baronet. Sir John Kirle Baronet, Sir Robert Pye knight
Senior, Walter Kirle, Francis Kirle, Edward Harley, Robert Kerley,
Thomas Baskervile, Ambrose Elton, Senior, William Littleton,
Edward Broughton, Samuel More, John Flacket senior, John
Flacket junior, Thomas Rawlins, Martin Husbands, Francis Pember,
Samuel Trotman, John Patshall, William Crowther, John James,
Henry Jones, John Cholmley, Colonell John Birth, and Thomas
Blaney Esquires, Nathaniell Wright Doctor in Physick.
For the County of Hertford.
Charles Lord Viscount Cranbourne, Robert Cecill Esq. Sir
Richard Lucy Knight and Baronet, Sir John Garrett and Sir John
Read, Baronets. Sir Thomas Dacres, Sir William Litton, and Sir
John Witterong, knights, Richard Jennings, Row. Litton, Ralph
Freeman, W. Leamon, W. Priestly, Thomas Tooke, Edward Wingate, and John Heydon Esqrs, John King Doctor of Physick,
Alexander Wild, Richard Porter, Gabriell Barber, Captaine Scroggs,
and Gravely Norton Esqrs. William Carter, Thomas Meade, William
Dawges, Isaac Pulber, Gentlemen, John Healing, John Humerston,
John Robotham, Joseph Dalton of Hertford, William Foxwist
Esquier, John Pemberton and Roger Pemberton Esquires, Sir
Brockett Spencer Baronet, Thomas Dockory, John Humerston
Senior, Edmund Smith, and Thomas Dacres Esquires.
The Maior for the time being. William Foxwist Esq. Recorder,
John King Doctor of Physicke, John Robotham and John Pemberton Esqrs. Roger Pemberton and William Leaman Esquires.
For the County of Huntington.
George Mountague, Edward Mountague, Valentine Walton,
Onslow Winch, Abraham Burrell, Terrill Joceling, and Oliver
Crumwell, Esqrs, Sir William Armine, knight and Baronet,
Thomas Templer, John Bonner, Robert Vintner, and William
Drury, Gentlemen, Master Robert Robson, Doctor Simcots, William
Leyman Esqr, Sir Thomas Dacres, knight, John Baldwin, Adam
Hill, Nicholas Pedly, and John Castell Esqrs.
John Bois of Fretvill, Esq. John Boys of Besthanger, Esq. Sir
William Strickeland, Sir Edw. Monins, Sir James Oxenden, Knights,
Henry Oxenden Esq. Sir Thomas Pierce, John Dixwell, Colonell
Henry Honywood, Sir Richard Hardresse, Alderman Sabine,
Robert Hales Esq. Sir Thomas Godfrey, Sir Michael Livesay,
Colonell William Kenwricke, Master Bixe, Captaine Humphrey
Scott, Captaine Pummer, Senior; Captaine Thomas Plummer
Junr, Sir Edward Scot, Master Robert Scot, Sir John Honywood,
Captaine Thomas Westrowes, Captaine Thomas Broadnax, Sir
Henry Heyman, Sir Peter Godfrey, Lambert Godfrey, Richard
Browne, Colonell John Browne, Sir John Sedley The Maior of
Maidstone for the time being Sir John Rivers Sir Humphrey
Tufton, Sir Isaac Sedley, Capt. Augustine Skinner, Captaine
Richard Beale, Captaine Richard Lee, Master George Newman.
Sir John Rayney, Sir Nicholas Miller, William James, William
Skinner, and Anthony Hammond Esqrs, Sir Thomas Walsingham,
Sir Thomas Stiles, Baronets. Sir Anthony Weldon, Master Tho.
Blunt, Master Thomas Seliard, William Boothby; Edward Bois of
Besthanger Esq, William Read of Folkestone, The Maior of Dover
for the time being, Stephen Monins, William Skinner Esq. John
Twisleton, Colonell Townsen, John Golwell Esq. and Edward
Ash Esq., Sir Edward Masters, John Nutt Esq, and Sir William
For the City and County of the City of Canterbury.
City and County of City of Canterbury.
The Maior for the time being, Sir Edward Masters, Sir William
Man, Sir John Roberts, knights. Thomas Den Recorder, John
Nutt, Edward Masters, Thomas Scot Esquires, Avery Sabine,
Allen Epps Gent. John Ladd and John Lee Aldermen.
For the County of Lancaster.
Sir Ralph Ashton, Sir Thomas Stanley, Baronets, Richard
Ashton of Downam, Ralph Ashton of Middeton, Richard Chuttleworth, Alexander Rigby, John Moore, Richard Holland, Edward
Butterworth, John Bradshaw, William Ashhurst, Peter Egerton,
John Newell, George Dodding, Nicholas Concliffe, John Starkey,
Thomas Birch, and Thomas Fell Esqrs, Robert Concliffe, Robert
Curwin, Gent, Thomas Chittam of Nuthurst, Savile Ratcliffe
Esq, John Halstead of Rooly, William Shaw, Edward Werden,
and Samuel Birch of Ardwick, Gent.
For the County of Leicester.
Thomas Lord Gray, Theophilus Gray, Sir Edward Hartop
Senior, Sir Arthur Haslerig, Sir Geo. Villers, Baronet; Sir Martin
Lister, Sir Thomas Hartop, Sir Roger Smith, — Quarles, John
St. John, Thomas Babington, Peter Temple, Arthur Staveley,
Henry Smith, Thomas Haslerigg, William Hewit, William Noel,
and Francis Hacker, Thomas Beaumont, William Danvers, Thomas
Cotton, John Stafford, Thomas Puchin, William Shereman, Thomas
Goddard and William Jesson Esqrs, John Goodman, John Swinfield, and Francis Smalley, Gentlemen, William Stanley, Richard
Ludlam, and Edward Cradock, Aldermen, Will. Benbridge.
For the County of Lincolne Lincolne City.
City and County of Lincoln.
Edw. Lord Clifton, Will. Pierpont, Nathaniell Fiennes, Esq.
Sir John Wray knight and Baronet, Sir William Armin Baronet,
Sir Edward Ascough, Sir Hamond Whichcot, Sir Anthony Irby
Knights; John Wray, Francis Fines alias Clinton, Edmond Ayscough, Thomas Grantham, Thomas Hatchet, Edmund Anderson,
Mollineux Disney, Henry Pelham, Esqrs. Edward Rossiter, William
Wray, Francis Thornah, William Owfield, Francis Mussenden,
William Wolley, Charles Hall, Henry Massenbeard, Deyner Massen
beard, Alexander Emerson, Thomas Rosseter, John Sheffield,
William Broxholme, John Nelthorp, Richard Brian, Isaac
Knight, Edward Skinner, and Vincent Amcotts Esquires, Thomas
Rand and Nehemiah Rausan Gentlemen.
For the parts of Kesteven.
Parts of Kesteven.
Edward Lord Clinton, William Pierpont Esq. Sir William Armin,
Sir Richard Earle, Sir John Brownelow, Sir William Brownelow,
Sir Thomas Trollopp, Baronets; Sir Hamond Whichcott, Knight,
Thomas Grantham, Thomas Hatcher, Alexander Popham, Thomas
Lister, Mountague Cholmeley, Francis Pierpont, William Armin,
Henry Pelham, Edmund Hall, William Welby, John Weaver,
Richard Williams, William Downham, Thomas Disney, Mollineux
Disney, William Ellis Esqrs, Edward Skipwith, John Archer,
William Bury, William Savile, Thomas Cornewallis, William
Thompson Esqrs, the Aldermen of Stamford, and the Aldermen of
Grantham for the time being.
For the parts of Holland.
Parts of Holland.
Sir Thomas Trollopp, Baronet, Sir Anthony Irby knight, William
Ellis, William Lorton, James Harrington, Thomas Ogle, Thomas
Read, John Harrington, Thomas Irby, John Hobson, John
Willesby, Samuel Cust, Francis Mussenden Esqrs, Thomas —
William Hobson, Francis Empson, Thomas Hall, Wyat Perkins,
Edward Tilson, John — Martm Johnson, Gent.
For the Burrough of Boston in the County of Lincolne.
Borough of Boston in Lincolnshire.
The Maior for the time being, William Ellis Esq. Recorder, Edward
Tilson, John Whiting, Thomas Askham, Charles Empson, Thomas
Welby, Thomas Law, Thomas Tooley, Aldermen. Edmund Tilson
Alderman, John Hobson, William Hobson, Francis Empson,
John Browne, Charles Empson, Wyat Perkins, John Whiting,
Thomas Welby, Thomas Hall, and Martin Johnson.
For the City of Lincolne.
City of Lincolne.
The Maior for the time being, Henry Pelham, Recorder, William
Marshall, Alderman, Thomas Marshall Alderman, Alderman
Goodnapp, Alderman Brasbridge, Captaine Origen Pert, Alderman
Edward Emys Alderman.
The City of London.
City of London.
Sir John Gayer knight, Lord Maior of London, the Lord Maior
for the time being. Isaac Pennington Alderman, Sir John Wollaston
Knight, Thomas Atkins Alderman, Thos. Adams, Alderman,
John Glyn Esq. Recorder, Sir John Cordall, Sir Thomas Soame,
Sir Jacob Jerrard, Knights and Aldermen, John Warner Alderman,
Abraham Renoldson, Sir George Garrard Knight and Alderman,
Sir George Clerke Knight and Alderman, John Langham, Thomas
Andrews, John Foulke, James Bunce, William Gibbs, Richard
Chambers, Thomas Foot, John Kenricke, Thomas Cullam, Symon
Edmonds, Samuell Avery, George Witham, John Bide, Thomas
Vinor, Aldermen, Samuell Vassall, and John Venne Esquires.
For the Countie of Middlesex City and
Libertie of Westminster.
County of Middlesex City and Liberty of Westminster
George Earl of Desmond, Sir Henry Vane, senior knight,
Sir Richard Winne, Knt and Baronet, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Baronet,
Sir Edward Barkeham, Knight and Baronet, Sir Thomas Fowler
Knight and Baronet, Sir Richard Sprignall, Baronet, Sir Gregory
Norton, Baronet, Sir Edward Hungerford Knt. of the Bath, Sir
John Danvers, Sir John Francklin, Sir Robert Pye senior, Sir
John Hippesley, Sir William Roberts, Sir John Trevor, Sir Jas.
Harrington, Sir Edward Powell Knights, The Lieutenant of the
Tower of London for the time being, John Glyn Esq, Recorder
of the Cities of London and Westminster, Laurence Whittacre,
Francis Gerrard, John Huxley, John Trenchard, William Wheeler
John Morris, Richard Dunton, Thomas Lane, John Spelman
Robert Scawen, Humphrey Edwards, John Browne, John Packer,
Robert Packer, Justinian Pagett, and Thomas Swallow, Thomas
Falconbridge and Laurence Swetnan Esqrs. William Bell, George
Manley, William Hawkins, John Brigham, William Barnes, Stephen
Bourman and Edw. Martin Gent. Silvanus Taylor, John Hormer,
James Parcell, Ralph Hall, Isaac Pennington Aldermen of London,
William Leaman, William Jones Esquires, Sir Thomas Middleton
Knt., Edward Carter, Solomon Smith, Daniell Proctor, John
Hooker, Josias Barners, Gilbert Gerrard, John Hawtree, Thomas
Marsh, William Ball, Thomas Hubard, James Prince Esquires.
For the County of Monmouth.
John Herbert Esq. Sir Trevor Williams, Thomas Morgan, William
Herbert, Henry Herbert, William Morgan, Edmond Morgan,
Thomas Herbert, Thomas Hughs, William Jones, William Baker,
Thomas Pury jun, Henry Baker, John Parry, John Walter, John
Hanbury, Esqrs. Henry Vaughan, Christopher Catchmey, William
Blethin, Roger Williams, William Packer, Rice Williams Gent.
For the County of Northampton.
County of Northampton.
Lord Fitzwilliams, William Ward Esq, High Sheriffe of the
County, Sir John Dreydon, Sir Gilbert Pickering Baronet, George
Mountague, John Crew, Zouch Tate Esquires; Sir Christopher
Yelverton Knight and Baronet, Richard Knightley Esq., Sir John
Norwich, Sir Edward Nichols Baronets, Sir Richard Samuell,
Sir Humphrey Orme knights, John Barnard, Richard Knightley
Edward Hanbury, Philip Holeman, Edward Harby, Richd.
Samuell, John Norton, John Claypoole, John Thornton, Thomas
Pentloe, Richard Owsley, Thomas Elmes, Senior; and William
Jesson, John Cartwrighte, William Lisle, Thomas Andrewes,
and Richard Andrewes Esqres. Sir John Egerton, Sir Samuell
Danvers Baronets, Sir John Danvers, Knight; Robert Andrews
Esquire, Oliver Saint-John, Toby Chancey, Thomas Brooke, Richard
Trist, John Wiseman, William Dreyden, Erasmus Dreyden, William
Barnard Esquires, Henry Freeman, Francis Quarles the younger,
Richard Trist the Younger, Gent; John Clark, Edward Shughburgh, Ed. Farmer, Edward Onby, John Parker, John Cleypoole
Esquires, William Lewis Gent.
For the Towne of Northampton.
Town of Northampton.
The Maior of Northampton for the time being, Jo. Gifferd, John
Fisher, and Francis Rushwoth, Aldn.
For the County of Nottingham.
Densell Hollis, Wil. Pierpont. F. Pierpont, Esq. Sir Edward
Wortley Knight, Sir William Lister, knight, Francis Thornhagh,
John Hutchinson, Gervas Piggott, Gilbert Millington, Joseph
Widmerpoole, Charles White, Nicholas Charleton, Clement Spelman,
Jervis Raynes, Henry Ireton, Edward Ayscough, Esqrs., John
Mason, Gervas Lomax, William Nix, John Martin Gentn.
The Bailiffe of Retford for the time being, Sir Hardolph Wastneyes, Bart. Hardolph Wastneyes, Edward Nevill, Richard Dobson,
William Clerkson, Miles Newton, Esqrs. Christopher Hussey,
Thomas Bristow, and John Pinder Gent.
For the Toune and County of Nottingham.
Town and County of Nottingham
The Maior for the time being, Francis Pierpont, Gilbert Millington,
James Chadwick, Esqrs., Huntington Plumtree Doctor of Physicke,
John James Alderman, William Nix Alderman, Charles White Esq,
Nicholas Charleton Esq, John Gregory Gent. Gervas Lomax Gent.
For the County of Norfolke.
Sir Thomas Woodhouse Knight and Baronet, Sir John Hobart,
knight & Baronet, Sir John Holland, Baronet, Sir John Pots
knight and Baronet, Sir William Paston Baronet, Sir John Palgrave
Knt. and Baronet, Sir Richard Berny Baronet, Sir Isaack Astley
knight and Baronet, Sir Wm. Playter, Knt. and Baronet, Sir
Ralph Hare Baronet, Sir Valentine Pell knight, Sir Miles Hubart
Knight of the Bath, Sir William Doyley knight, Sir Thomas Beddingfield, Sir Thomas Guibon, Sir Thomas Gawdy, Sir Edward Astley,
Sir Thomas Hoogan, and Sir George Windham knights, William
Heveningham, Franlingham Gawdy, John Spellman, John Coke
James Calthorpe, Erasmus Earle, Miles Corbet, Francis Jermy,
Robert Wood, Thomas Windham, Thomas Atkin, John Buxton,
Gregory Gawfell, Philip Skippon, Phillip Beddingfield, John
Houghton, Robert Haughton, Ia. Scamler, Jo Walpole, Ro. Walpoole,
Ed. Chamberlaine, Thomas Russell, Robert Wilton, Robert Jermy,
Hamond Ward, Thomas Wilde, Samuell Smith, Thomas Southerton,
Robert Sheppard, Ed. Heyward, Rogers Townend, Thomas Waller
Thomas Wright, Robert Long, John Webb, James de Grey Esqrs.
John Reimes, Henry King, William Coney, John Brewster Gent.
Edward Gawdy, Robert Rich, Martin Sedley, Henry Tailor, George
Hunt Esqrs., Toby Frier, Thomas Toll Esqr. Gabriell Barber Doctor
of Physic, Simon Smith and John Beckham Esqrs., Thomas Lincoln
For Lynne Regis.
The Maior of Lynne Regis for the time being, Miles Corbet Esquire,
Recorder, Thomas Toll Esqr. John May of Lynn, Alderman, Thomas
Nelson Alderman, Thomas Robinson, Alderman, Bartholomew
Edward Owner and Charles Gooth Bailiffes, and the Bailiffes of
Yarmouth for the time being Miles Corbet Esq. Recorder, Thomas
Johnson and Robert Gowar of Yarmouth, Aldermen.
For the City and County of Norwich.
City and County of Norwich.
Henry Watts Maior, and the Maior for the time being, Samuell
Smith Recorder, Erasmus Earle Steward, Thomas Atkin Alderman
of London, Jo Tooley, Jo Thacker, Chr. Barret, Tho. Baker, and
Adrian Parmenter Esqrs, Master Thomas Barret, Mr. Barnard
Church, and the Sheriffs for the time being, Matthew Peckover,
Henry Watts, Samuel Puckell, Mathew Linsey, Thomas Tofts and
William Symonds, Aldermen, John Salter, John Grey, Samuell
Brewster, John Cullier, John Tofts, Henry King, Thomas Wasted
For the County of Northumberland.
Sir John Fenwicke knight and Baronet, Sir John de la Vall, Sir
Thomas Widdrington, Sir Robert Collingwood, Sir William Selby of
Twisell knight, Thomas Middleton, George Fenricke, William
Fenwicke, Robert Clavering, William Shaftoe, Robert Fenwicke
Thomas L rraigne, Henry Ogle, John Salkeild, Charles Middleton,
Edward Fenwicke of Stanton, William Babingham, and John Hall
Esquires, Ralph Salkeild Gent, Thomas Pye Gent. Henry Horsley
Gent. Edward Fenton of Stanton Esq. George Payler Esq.
For the County of Oxford.
County of Oxford.
William Lenthall Esq. Speaker of the House of Commons, and
Master of the Rolles, Thomas Lord Visct. Wenman, Sir John Danvers
Knight, James Fiennes, John Fiennes Esqrs. Sir Peter Temple
Knight and Baronet, Sir Robert Pye senior Knight, Sir William
Cobb Knight, John Doile, John Thynn, Thomas Knight, William
Tipping, Robert Scroop, Edward Clarke, Edmund Dunch, and
Bulstrode Whitelocke, Esqrs., Sir Peter Wentworth Knt. of the Bath,
Sir Nathaniell Brent, Knight, Sir James Harrington knight,
John Lenthall, Thomas Tipping, Edward Dynon, Bartholomew
Hall, William Draper, Thomas Apletree, Robert Jenkinson, Richard
Cope, Esquires, Henry Goodwin, William Bartholomew Gent, John
Tanner, and Thomas Hailes Esquires, Vincent Barry Esqre.
For the University and City of Oxon.
University and City of Oxon.
The Maior for the time being, Bulstrode Whitelocke Esq. Recorder,
John Doyley Esq, Sir Nathaniell Brent Knight. John Selden Esq,
D. Cleyton, Dr. Saunders, Diggery Weare, Gent, Alderman Southam,
John Nixon Alderman, Alderman Whistler and Mr. Thos. Dennis.
For the County of Rutland.
Thomas Lord Gray of Grooby, Sir Edward Harrington Knight
and Baronet, Sir James Harrington Knight, Evers Armin, Thomas
Waite, John Osborne, Thomas Levet, Christopher Browne, Robert
Horseman and Samuell Barker Esqrs; John Hatcher, John Greene,
and William Busby, Gen, William Grice, Gent. and Edward Horseman Gent.
For the Towne and County of Newcastle upon Tyne.
Town and County of Newcastle-on-Tyne.
The Maior for the time being, John Blakiston Esq, Edward
Wright Esq. Recorder, Henry Warmouth, Henry Dawson, Thomas
Ledyard, Wil. Dawson, Thomas Bonner, George Dawson Aldermen
Henry Rawlins Sheriffe, Edward Man, Christopher Nicholson
Robt. Ellison Gen. George Fenwicke, Robert Young, George
Blakiston, Phineas Allen Gent, M. Pailer.
For the County of Salop.
County of Salop.
William Pierpont Esq. Sir John Corbet Baronet, Robert Wallop,
Thomas Mitton, Thomas Nicolls, Humph. Mackworth, Walter Long,
Robert Corbet, Andrew Floyd of Aston, Lancelot Lee, Thomas
Hunt, John Corbet Esqrs. Sir Humphrey Briggs, Knight and
Baronet, Sir Thomas Middleton knight, Robert Powell, Samuell
Moore, William Steventon, William Littleton, Francis Foster,
Thomas Kettleby, Edward Whichcott, Robert Clive, Robert Charlton, Thomas Mackworth, Rouland Hunt, Humphrey Edwards,
Leighton Owen, Roger Rowley, William Sone, Esqrs; Thomas
Moore, Cresswell Tailor, Isaiah Thomas and John Prowd, Gent;
Arthur Chambre Esq; Hercules Kinnersley and Thomas Baker
Gent; Thomas Clive Esq. Rowland Hill, Thomas Locker, and
William Cockton Esqrs; The Maior of Shrewsbury for the time
being, Arthur Ward, Richard Whitehall, John Wybunbury, Samuel
Sanford, Gent. John Thynn Doctor, Wil. Child, Samuel Towers
Esqrs, Jeremiah Powell, Richard Harris, Henry Powell of Worthen,
Edward Cresset, Francis Harris, and Michael Stevens Gent. Isaack
For the County of Stafford.
County of Stafford.
Sir Richard Skeffington, Sir William Brereton, Sir Charles
Egerton, and Sir John Merrick knights, John Bowyer, Edward
Leigh, Michael Noble, John Swinfen, Samuel Fenwick, Thomas
Cromton, Edward Manwaring, William Jolly, Edward Bramston
Esqrs. Henry Stone, Philip Jackson, Leicester Burdet, Joseph
Whitehugh, Thomas Pudsey, William Bendy, and John Simcox
For the City of Lichfield
City of Litchfield.
The Bailiffes for the said City for the time being, The Sheriffe of
the City for the time being, Ralph Biddolph Esq., Michael Noble
Esq., Richard Draffgate, Thomas Saxon, Henry Met, and Thomas
For the County of Somerset.
Sir Edward Hungerford Knight of the Bath, Sir John Horner,
Sir Samuel Roll, Alexr. Popham, Robert Wallop, Edmund Prideaux,
Hugh Rogers, Roger Hill de Pounford, John Ash, Esqrs. Sir Thomas
Wroth, Sir Robert Gorges Knights, Edward Popham, William
Strode, Richard Norton, Clement Walker, Thomas Hodges, Robert
Blake, John Harrington, John Pyne, John Palmer, George Searle,
Thomas Grove, Lillisbone Long, George Horner, James Ash,
Esqrs. Colonell John Venn, William Strode Junior Esqrs, John
Preston, Henry Henley, Henry Bonner, William Capell, Thomas
Hippisley. Jonathan Pyts, Richard Cole, John Buckland, John
Whitby, Robert Gough, John Wroth, Charles Steminges, Edward
Baker, Thomas Bamfield, Nicholas Saunders, George Lutterrell,
Robert Harbin Esqrs., Giles Strangwayes of East Charleton, Esq,
Will Prin Esq. and Sir George Farwell Knight, John Saintbarbe,
John Carew, Iam. Strowde, William Orange Esqrs, and Mr.
Sondder Finns, Gent. and the Maior of Taunton for the time being.
City of Bristoll.
City of Bristol.
The Maior for the time being, Edmund Prideaux, Recorder;
Richard Aldworth, John Gonning, Luke Hodges Esqrs, John
Birch, Henry Gibs, Isaac Powell, Edward Tyson, and Robert
Aldworth, Hugh Browne, George Hart, Josias Clutterbucke,
Joseph Jackson, Walter Sandy Sheriffe, John Hagett gent. John
Young, John Orey, John Pope, William Grigg, Dennis Hollester,
Thomas Shewell and Robert Haines Esqrs.
For the County of Southampton.
County of Southampton.
Sir Henry Worsley, and Sir William Lewis Baronets, Sir William
Uvedale, Sir William Waller, Sir Thomas Gervoice, Sir John Evelin,
Sir Henry Mildmay, and Sir John Crompton knights, Robert
Wallop, Richard Whitehead, Richard Norton, William Jephson,
Liev. Gen. Cromwell, Edw. Doddington, John Lisle, Joh. Button,
Wil. Wheeler, Edw. Hooper, John Bulkeley, John Kemp, Wil.
Stephens, Arth. Hide Esqrs., John S. Barbe, Edward Goddard,
John Hooke. Nich. Love, Wil. Pitt, Thos. Hussey, Rich Maior, Joh.
Button junr. Joh. Woolridge, Edward Dowse, Hen. Campion,
Tho. Betsworth, Francis Tilney, Joh. Fielder, Will. Ball, Wil. Wither
Francis Rivet, Tho. Cole, Hen. Bromfield, James Tutt, Ric. Moore,
Tho. Creswel, of Heckfield, and John Pitman Esq., Edw. Boate,
John Hildesley, Alexr Wilson, Wil. Wouldgar, Moore Fauntleroy,
Tho. Dowse of Elden, Wil. Goore and Tho. Gale Gent, The Maior
of Winton for the time being, Ralph Riggs, and— White. Aldermen,
Ed. Exton and George Gallop. Esqrs.
For the Isle of Wight.
Isle of Wight.
Sir Henry Worsley Baronet, Sir Wil. Lisle, and Sir John Leigh,
Knights, John Lisle, John Bulkeley, John Kempe Esqrs. Sir Robert
Dillington Baronet, Sir John Barrington Knt and Baronet, Robert
Dillington, Wil. Oglander, Wil. Boreman, John Worsley, Thos.
Boreman, Wil. Stevens, Esq., Edw. Dennis, John Richards Esqrs.
Thom. Wavel, and Tho. Legg Gent, Eustace Man Gent. and Sir
John Dingley Knight.
For the Towne and County of the Towne of Southampton.
Town and County of Town of Southampton.
The Maior for the time being, George Gallop, Edw. Exton, Tho.
Mason, Ric. Whitehead, Paul Mercer, Ric. Maior, Wil Stanley,
Rob. Wroth, Hen. Brasebridge, and Peter Legay, Merchants,
For the County of Suffolke.
County of Suffolk.
Lester Devereux Esq; Sir Edm. Bacon knight and Baronet, Sir
Wil. Playtere, Sir Sym. Dewes Kts and Baronets, Sir Wil. Spring,
Sir Butts Bacon, Baronets, Sir Roger North, Sir Joh, Wentworth,
Sir Tho. Beddingfield, Sir Nathaniel Barnardiston, Sir Wil. Soame,
Sir John Rous, Sir Phil. Parker, Sir Tho. Barnardiston, Kts., Wil.
Heveningham, Brampton Gurdon, senr. Henry North sen., Mauris
Barrow, Isaac Appleton, Hen. North, jun, Nic. Bacon, Charles
Fleetwood, Robt Reynolds, Joh. Gourden, Tho. Bacon, Nath.
Bacon, Fran. Bacon, Joh. Brooks, Wil. Bloice, Thos. Bloise, Tho.
Scot, Brampton Gourden Junr., Tho. Terrill, Tho. Cole, Joh.
Hodges, Joh. Colton, Ric. Pepis, Edm. Harvey, Gibson Lucas, Rob.
Brewster, Theo. Vaughan, Iam. Hobart, Francis Brewster, William
Laurence, Alexr. Bence, Squire Bence Esqrs; Thomas Gypp of
Berry, M. Manning, Giles Barnardiston, Sam. Faireweather of
Halfworth, and Mr. Thomas Dandy.
For the Towne of Ipswich.
Town of Ipswich; Bury St. Edmunds.
The Bailiffes for the time being, Nath. Bacon Esq; Recorder,
Francis Bacon, John Aldus, Robert Duncan, Peter Fisher.—For
Bury St. Edmonds. The Alderman for the time being, Thomas
Chaplin, Samuel Moody, and M. Clarke.
For Aldburgh. The Bayliffes for the time being, Francis Bacon,
Recorder; Tho. Johnson, John Bence, Henry Cheaney, Thomas
For the County of Surrey with the Borough of Southwarke.
County of Surrey with Borough of Southwark.
William Lord Mounson, Denzell Holles Esq, Benjamin Wetton
Esq, John Glynn Esq. Recorder of London, Sir Ambrose Browne
Baronet, Sir Thomas Gervois, Sir Richard Onslow, Sir John Mainard, Knight of the Bath, Sir John Dingley, Sir John Howland,
Sir Wm. Elliot, Sir Richard Bettison, Sir Matthew Brand, Sir
Thomas Walsingham, Sir Robert Needham, Sir Robert Parkhurst,
Sir Robt. Wood, Sir Robert Gorges, and Sir John Evelin, Sir John
Lenthall, Sir Edmund Burgesse, Knights; Edmund Jordaine,
Thomas Sands, Nicholas Love, James Sherley, Nicholas Staughton,
George Farewell, Henry Tonstall, Arthur Onslowe, Robert Wood,
Francis Drake, George Evelin of Watton, John Goodwin, Robert
Goodwin, Jonn Farewell, Henry Weston, Thomas Locke, John
Turner, John Cartwright, Sackford Gonson, Robert Purse, Robert
Mead, and Lancelot Johnson Esqrs, Robert Hullman, George
Tompson, Robert Haughton, Cornelius Cooke, Richard Wright,
George Snelling, Thomas Hudson, Henry Hardwicke, Gentlemen William Oldfeild, Herbert Hay, George Dunscombe, Arthur
Squib, Samuell Rous, Robert Titchborne, John Loid Esqrs,
William Wymershall High Sherriffe of the County of Surrey, Sir
Poynings Moore, Thomas Smith and Edward Bish Junior.
For the County of Sussex.
County of Sussex.
Sir Thomas Pelham, Sir Thomas Parker, Sir John Chapman,
Sir Gregory Norton, Baronets, Anthony Stapley, Herbert Morley,
Sir Thomas Ersfield, of Deune, Henry Shelley, John Baker, Hall
Ravenscroft, Edward Dowse, William Hay, John Busbridge,
Herbert Board, Herbert Springate, Herbert Hay, Peter Farnden,
Thomas Jefferay, William Michelbourne, Thos. Collins, John Board,
Anthony Crutenden, Anthony Fowle, Francis Selwin, William
Newton senior, William Cawley, Thomas Midleton, John Downes,
George Oglander, James Temple, Thomas Chase, Ralph Cooper,
George Churcher, and Peter Bettisworth of Fineing, Esqrs, Thomas
Henshaw, Will Freeman, Thomas Green of Marden, Thomas Mlllet
of Marden, Will. Cooke, Nich. Sheppard, John Hagg, Will. Morley,
Humphrey Edwards, Arthur Pettisworth, George Greene, Philip
Jermin, Serjeant-at-law; Stephen Humphrey, Nathaniel Studley,
Robert Spence, Robert Gratwicke, William Spence, Robert Heath,
John Everenden, Edward Manning, Thomas White, Richard
Yates, John Roberts, Thomas Challoner Esqrs., Capt. Symon
Everenden, Thomas Brian, Henry Peck, Esquires, the Maior of
Chichester for the time being, Ambrose Trayton, Thomas
Springet Esq. Sir Edward Culpepper Baronet, Sir Thomas Henley
Knight, and Master Whitfeild.
For the County of Warwick.
County of Warwick.
Sir Peter Wentworth Knight of the Bath, Sir Richard Skeffington,
Mr. William Jesson, Godfrey Bosvile, William Purefoy, John Barker,
John Hales, Will Colemore, Thos. Willoughby, Thomas Boughton,
Anthony Staughton Esq, Gamaliell Purefoy, George Abbot,
Walden Willington, Thomas Bassenett and Robert Wilcox Esq.
Sir Robt. Lytton, Colonell Archer, and Colonell Peito.
Upon the City and County of Coventry.
City and County of Coventry.
The Maior for the time being, William Jesson, John Barker,
John Rogerson, Alderman Henry Harwell Esqrs., Master Matthew
Smith, Mr. Samuell Snell, and John Wightwicke.
For the County of Worcester.
County of Worcester.
Sir Thomas Rous Baronet, John Wild Serjeant-at-Law, Richard
Cresheld Sergt.-at-Law, Humphrey Salway, Edward Dingley,
Jervis Bucke Esqrs, Edmund Giles, William Hopkins, William
Stephens, Henry Hunt, Thomas Symonds gentleman, William
Ligon, Henry Bromley of Upton, William Browne, William More,
William Collins, Thomas Cooke, Thomas Milward, and John Giles
gentleman, John Dormet, Edward Thomas, William Jeffries,
John Latham, Thomas Jolly, Edmund Wild, Nicholas Lechmere,
Thomas Graves, William Dingley, Esquires.
For the City and County of Worcester.
City and County of Worcester.
The Maior for the time being John Wild Serjeant at Law,
Recorder; John Nash, and Henry Ford, Alderman, Robert
Stirrup, Daniel Dobbins gentleman, James Tailor and Nicholas
For the County of Wilts.
County of Wilts.
Philip Lord Herbert, Charles Lord Cranborne, James Herbert
Esqr, Denzell Holles Esqr, Benjn. Weston Esqr. Sir Edward
Hungerford knt. of the Bath, Sir Nevill Poole, Sir Edw. Bainton
Knights, Sir John Evelin knight, Edward Bainton, Alexr. Popham,
Walter Long, Edward Poole, Robert Jennor, Thomas Hodges,
Richard Whitehead, Thomas Moore, John Ash, Robert Nicholas,
Will. Wheeler, Philip Smith, and Edward Ash Esqrs, Sir John
Danvers Knight, Sir Anthony Ashley Cooper Baronet, Edmund
Ludlow senior, Edmund Ludlow junior, Alexr. Thistlethwaite,
Will Sadler, Edward Goddard, Thomas Bennet of Norton, Robert
Hippesley and Edmund Wainford, John Lisle, John Bulkeley,
Will. Stevens, Thomas Grove, Henry Hungerford, Edward Tucker
Esqrs, John Goddard, Edward Martin, Gabriel Martin, Thomas
Goddard, Edward Stokes, Richard Talbois, Richd. Gifford, Will.
Jessey, Thomas Bailey, Robert Good, and Robert Brown Gentlemen,
John Stephens, William Hussey, and Thomas Hussey Esqrs,
Richard Crouch, William Coles, Thomas Carter, Robert Nicholas
of Semley, Edward Stratton, Edward Manning, and Edward
Nicholas, gentlemen, John Dove, Esqr William Ball, John Lawrence, and Thos. Hunt Esqr; Humphry Ditton gentleman,
The Maior of Sarum for the time being, John Ivy senr. gentleman.
Francis Dove Gentleman, John Read gentleman.
For the County of Westmorland.
County of Westmoreland.
James Bellingham, of Levans, Henry Laurence, Richard Salway,
Henry Ireton, Edward Wilson, Nicholas Fisher, Rowland Dawson,
Allan Bellingham Esqrs, Roger Bateman, Richard Branthwaite,
Gervase Benson, Gentleman, James Bellingham of Gathorne,
Thomas Brathwaite, John Covell, William Kimpe, Anthony Kimpe,
Joseph Booth, Robert Stevenson gentlemen.
For the Isle of Anglesey.
Isle of Anglesey.
Sir Thomas Middleton, Thomas Buckley, Nicholas Bagnall,
Thomas Mitton, Thomas Glyn, Esqrs, John Glyn Recorder of
London, John Wood, Hugh Owen, Richard Wood Esqrs. Richard
Owen Theodar Esq. Owen Holland gentleman, William Griffith
Doctor of Law, William Bould, Henry Owen, Paris Lloyd, and
Richard Merricke Esqrs, Owen Wood, William Jones Esqrs.
Sir William Lewis Baronet, Hore Games, Howell Gwyn of Glantrane, John Walebise, Edward Rumsey, Edmund Games, Thomas
Sir Richard Price Knight and Baronet, Thomas Wogan, James
Lewis Esqrs; David Lewis, John Lloyd Verde, gentleman, Thomas
Evans, Thomas Lloid, and George Howell, gentlemen; James
Phillips, Esqre; James Jones, Henry Middleton, John Lewis,
Daniel Gwin, Oliver Lloyd, Morris Vaughan, Richard Hebers,
and John Jones gent; The Maior of Cardigan for the time being,
James Lewis of Abriranvahn, James Phillips, John Jones Esqrs;
Tho. Parry gent; Abell Griffiths, John Vaughan Aldermen, David
Sturlock, George Gwin Recorder.
For the County of Carnarvan.
County of Carnarvon.
Sir Richard Winn, Sir Thomas Middleton, Sir Wil. Williams,
John Glyn Recorder of London, Thomas Glynn of Glynulluine
Esqrs; Griffith Jones, Owen Wynn, Maurice Wynn, Thomas
Madrin, John Bodarda, William Lloyd Esqrs; Edmund Glynn
gentn, Thomas Williams, William Foxwist, Esqrs; Robert Coitmore, Richard Winn Esqrs, Edward Williams Esqrs, Griffith
Bodarda Gent, and Griffith Thomas Esqr.
Arthur Anslow, John Lloyd, Wil. Davies, Henry Rice, Anthony
Rice, Esqrs, Sir Edward Vaughan knight, Howell Gwinn, Francis
Lloyd, Nicholas Williams, James Jones, Thos. Williams, Henry
Price, David Phillips, Richard Vaughan, John Mansell, Evan
Thomas, Charles Gwinn, Francis Jones, John Lewis, John Haris,
and Geo. Jones Esqrs; Sir Rich. Rudd, John Vaughan, Henry
Middleton, and Rowland Gwinn Esquires.
For the Burrough of Carmarthen.
Borough of Carmarthen.
The Maior for the time being Sir Rice Rudd, John Bloome,
John Vaughan, Henry Middleton, Rowland Gwinn, Thomas
Woodford, Richd. Thomas Esqr.
For the County of Denbigh.
County of Denbigh.
Sir Thomas Middleton Knight, Sir William Middleton Baronet,
Sir John Trevor knight, Sir Robert Needham Knight, Thomas
Middleton Esqr. Simon Thelwall Junr.; John Trevor Esq, Robert
Stoutley, Owen Salisbury, Owen Brereton, Richard Middleton,
Owen Thelwall, John Edgbury, Edward Wyn of Langchan, Richard
Bassnet, John Peck, Watkin Kyfin, Edward Tailor, and Ralph
Crutchley Gent. Rich. Egerton, Richard Davies, Col. John Jones,
Roger Wilbraham, gentlemen.
Sir Thomas Middleton knight, Thomas Mitton Esq, Sir John
Trevor Knight, Thomas Moulton Esq. Simon Thelwall of Esq.
Thomas Ravenscroft Esq. Roger Hanmer Esq. Roger Ellis, Luke
Lloid, John Aldersey, Ralph Hughes, John Salisbury of Railgrige,
the elder; and Tho. Holford Esqr, Robert Gethin, and Thomas
Dymocke Gen. and John Trevor Esquire.
Philip Lord Herbert, Algernon Sydney, Walter Strickland
Esqrs, Edward Lewis, Bussey Mansell, Edward Prichard, Evan
Seys, Will. Basset, Humphrey Windham, Thomas Carne, Wil.
Herbert, Edward Herbert, Edward Stradling, John Herbert,
Tho. Spencer, Rich. Jones, Philip Jones, John Price, Rowland
Sir Thomas Middleton, Thomas Mitton, John Pough, Colonell
John Jones, David Lloid, Theodor, John Vaughan of Trowfoot,
John Owen, Rowland Lewis Esq. Edward Vaughan, Owen Salisbury, Rob. Amoyll, Howell Vaughan, Wil. Gwynne, Rob. Gwin,
John Vaughan, and Edmund Meyrick Esq.
Sir Thomas Middleton Knight, Sir John Wittiwrong Knight,
Thomas Mitton, Isaac Thomas, John Corbert, Francis Buller,
Roger Pope, Rich. Owen, Brockwell Griffiths, Edward Vaughan
Esq, Rees Vaughan, Richard Price, Evan Lloid, Richard Griffith
of Sutton, Hugh Derwas, Thomas Rogers, Charles Lloid, of Dolobren,
John Nicolls, Lodowick Middleton, Richard Glynne and Lodowick
Lewis Esqrs, Rowland Hunt, John Price, and Matthew Morgan
Esqrs, Richard Harris, Robert Griffith, Edward Owen, Rich.
Griffith, Samuel Biggs, Gentlemen, Simon Thelwall, Thomas
Hunt, Samuel Moore, Gabriel Winne, Esqrs.
Sir Robert Harley Knight of the Bath, Richard Knightley,
Richard Fowler, Edward Broughton, William Beaumont, Francis
Pember, Henry Williams, Silvanus Taylor, John Williams Esqrs,
John Davies of Bringwin, David Lloid of Dissert, William Sugdon
of Bredog, Samuel Lloid of Knighton, Walter Vaughan of Bringwynn, Gentleman.
For the County of Pembrook.
County of Pembroke.
Arthur Annesley Esq, Sir John Meyricke Knight, Sir Richard
Phillips Baronet, Rowland Langhorn, William Davies, Arthur
Owen, William Phillips, George Bowen, Walter Conney, Hugh
Phillips, Abraham Woogan, Maurice Cannon, Thomas Warren,
Thomas Powell, John Mathias, Hugh Langborne, Colonell James
Lewis and Griffith White Esquires, George Hayward, William
Langhorne, Tho. Barlow, George William Griffith, and Henry
Bowen, Gentlemen, The Maior of the Towne of Pembrooke and
Tenby for the time being.
Elthred Wogan, Jenkin Howell, Wil. Meylor, Wil. Bowen, Will.
Walter, Wil. Williams.
Commissioners' meetings.; Apportionment of moneys.; Assistance.; Authority to name assessors.; Rates, how to be levied; Assessors to deliver copy of assessments to Commissioners who, are to make duplicates for collectors, receivers, and Committee for Accounts of Kingdom.; Collectors.; Collectors and clerks allowances.; Power to distrain.; And to break open houses.; Assistance.; Persons refusing to pay and conveying away their goods to be imprisoned and their estates sequestered.; All feefarm rents, &c., liable to tax.; Tenants of such rents to pay them accordingly.; Indemnity from further payment to Exchequer, etc.; Differences between Landlords and Tenants to be settled by Commissioners. Power to relieve persons aggrieved.; Collectors to pay in moneys to receivers.; Penalties for neglect.; Commissioners to account to Parlt.; Rates on Members, etc., of either House to be approved by that House.; Lords Lieutenant to be Commissioners.
And be it further Ordained by the said Lords and Commons
that the severall and respective Commissioners hereby appointed
for the several and respective Cities, Counties and places aforesaid,
shall within eight dayes next ensuing the publication hereof, meet
together at some convenient place, in every of the said Cities,
Counties, and places respectively, And afterwards three or more of
them at the least shall once in every week, at the least meet at
such convenient places as they shall thinke fit, and appoint for
the more speedy execution of this Ordinance; and the said respective Commissioners are hereby required and authorized at the
dayes and places of their first meetings to divide and apportion the
severall sums of money appointed by this Ordinance, to be levied
for the maintenance of the said Forces upon the severall and respective Wards, Divisions, Hundreds, Lathes, and Wappentakes, within
the severall Cities, Counties and Places aforesaid, according to the
usual proportions, and divisions of rates in the said places, and likewise shall and may there agree to divide and sever themselves for
the better execution of this Ordinance into such Wards, hundred
places and divisions within their respective Cities, Counties and
places, as to them shall seem expedient, And to take to their Assistance for the more speedy execution of the said Service in their
severall divisions, such able and sufficient persons as they shall
thinke fit, and to assemble and meet as often as to them shall seeme
good, and forthwith the said Commissioners or any two or more
of them respectively are hereby authorized and required to direct
their Warrants to such numbers of persons as they shall think fit.
within their severall and respective divisions, to be the Assessors of
the said Rates, which said persons are hereby authorized, and required to assesse all and every person and persons having any reall
or personall Estate, within the Limits, Circuits, and bounds of their
respective divisions according to the rate and proportion in this
Ordinance mentioned, And be it further Ordained, That the severall
and respective Commissioners in each of the severall Counties,
Cities, and places, or such as they or any two of them shall nominate
and appoint, shall have power to assesse, and levy the severall
summes before mentioned upon the Lands, Goods, Annuities,
Rents, Offices, or other Estate reall or personall, in such manner
and forme and according to the most equal and usuall Rates for
levying of money, for maintenance of the Forces, for the defence of
the King and Parliament, or by a certain Rate upon the true yearly
values of Lands, Rents, Annuities, Offices, Hereditaments, and
according to the true value of goods, Chattels, Debts, or other
Estate reall or personall, within the said severall Counties, Cities,
Limits or places respectively, And to the end the said Rates be
equally and indifferently Assessed, and the Moneys duly collected,
and true Accompt thereof made, The said Assessors are hereby
required within six dayes after such Assessement made, to deliver
one Copy of their respective Assessements fairely written and
subscribed by them unto the said respective Commissioners, and
the said respective Commissioners are hereby ordered and required,
to signe and seale three Duplicates of the said respective Assessements, whereof one Duplicate the said respective Commissioners
are to deliver to the respective collectors, with warrant to them to
collect the said Assessements; And one other Duplicate to such
person or persons, as the Houses of Parliament shall afterwards
appoint for the receiving of the Moneys, to be levyed by vertue of
this Ordinance; And the third Duplicate unto the Committee of
the Accompts of the Kingdome, who are hereby authorized to
administer an Oath to the person that shall bring the said Duplicates
to the Committee for the Accompts, as hath been accustomed in
the Court of Exchequer in case of the Estreates of Subsidies: and
the said severall Commissioners, or any two of them are hereby
respectively authorized from time to time to nominate one or
more sufficient and honest persons in every division or allotment
to be Collectors of the said Moneys so assessed and rated, which
said Collectors are hereby authorized and required to collect the
said Moneys so assessed; and the said Commissioners, or any three or
more of them are hereby authorized to allow and pay to the said
respective Collectors, and their sub-Collectors one penny a-piece in
the pound for their paines in collecting the said moneys, and one
penny in the pound to the Commissioners Clerkes respectively for
their paines in faire writing, the said assessements and Duplicates,
And if any person shall refuse or neglect to pay any sum of money,
whereat he shall be rated or assessed, That then it shall and may be
lawfull to and for the said Collectors, or any of them who are hereby
required and authorized thereunto to leavy the sum so assessed by
distresse and sale of the goods of such person so refusing, or neglecting to pay, deducting the sum assessed, and the reasonable charges
of distreyning, and restore the overplus to the owner thereof, and
break open any House, Chest, trunk or Box or other thing where
any such goods are, and to call to their assistance any of the
trained bands, or any other forces within the Cities, Counties, or
places where any resistance shall be made, or any other person
or persons whatsoever, which said forces and persons are
hereby required to be aiding and assisting in the premises, as
they shall answer the contrary at their perills. And if any question
or difference happen upon the taking of such distresse between the
parties distrayned or distreyning, The same shall be ended and
determined by the said Commissioners, or any two or more of them,
And the said severall Commissioners, or any two or more of them
are hereby authorized to use such other lawfull wayes or meanes
for the speedy leavying of the said Assessments, as to them shall
be thought fit; And if any person or persons shall refuse or neglect
to pay his assessment, and convey his or their goods or other personall Estate, whereby the same sum of money so assessed, cannot
be leavied according to this Ordinance; then the said respective
Commissioners or any two or more of them are hereby authorized
to imprison the persons and sequester the Estate of every such
person, for the advancement of the said service, and the Tenants of
all Houses and Lands which shall be rated by Vertue of this Ordinance, are hereby required and authorized to pay such summes of
money as shall be rated upon such House and Lands, and to deduct
out of their Rents, so much of the said rates as in respect of the
Rents of every such House and Lands, the Landlords should, or
ought to pay and beare, and the Landlords both mediate and
immediate, according to their respective interests are hereby
required to allow such deductions, and payments upon receipt
of the residue of their Rents: And be it provided, that every
Tenant paying the said Assessement, shall be acquitted and
discharged, for so much money as the said Assessement shall
amount unto, as if the same had been actually paid unto such
person or persons unto whom his Rents should have been due
and payable. Provided also, and be it Ordained, That all Feefarme Rents, or other Rents due to his Majestie, all Rents, and
other summes reserved by the late Court of Wards, out of any
Wards, Infants or Lunatick estates, and all other manner of Rents
payments, and sums of money, and all Annuities issuing out
of any Lands within any City or County, shall be liable towards
the payment of any summe by this Ordinance, to be Taxed and
Leavied, And all the Tenants of any Fee-farme Rent, other Rent,
summes of money, or Annuities aforesaid, are hereby directed and
authorized to pay them proportionately, according to the Rates
and Assessements, by this Ordinance, appointed and Ordained.
And all such Tenants shall be hereby saved and kept harmlesse
by authority of both Houses of Parliament, from any further
payment of any such Rent, Rents, Sums or Annuities, either to the
Exchequer, to the Committee of the Revenue, to the Court of
Wards, or to any person or persons to whom any such Rent, Rents,
payments, Summes of money or Annuities as aforesaid, shall or
ought to be paid, to all intents and purposes whatsoever, as fully
and as amply, as if they had paid the same into the Exchequer
to the Committee of the Revenue, or to any person or persons
to whom the same is reserved and become due. And if any difference shall arise between Landlord and Tenant, or any other concerning the said Rates, The said severall Commissioners, or any
two of them in their severall divisions have hereby power to settle
the same as they shall think fit. And it is further Ordained, that if
any person or persons shall finde him or themselves agrieved,
that he or they is or are over-rated, and shall within six dayes after
demand made, complaine to the Commissioners who signed or
allowed his or their Assessment, shall have power upon Examination, within eight dayes after the demand as aforesaid, to relieve
such person or persons as they shall see cause: and the said Collectors and every of them are hereby required from time to time,
to pay such summe and summes of money as shall be by them
collected by vertue of this Ordinance, to such person or persons as
the Houses of Parliament shall afterwards appoint for the receiving
of the moneys to be leavied by vertue of this Ordinance. And
be it further Ordained by the said Lords and Commons, that if
any person or persons shall wilfully neglect or refuse to performe
his duty in the due and speedy execution of this present Ordinance,
the said respective Commissioners, or any five or more of them,
have hereby power to impose upon such person or persons so refusing or neglecting their duties such fine or fines as to them shall
be thought fit, and cause the same to be leavied by distresse and
saile of goods in manner and forme aforesaid; provided that no
fine to be imposed by any of the said Commissioners, shall for any
one offence exceed the summe of twenty pounds to be paid for the
forces raised by vertue of this Ordinance, and that no fine to be imposed upon any Assessor, Collector, or other person to be imployed
by the said Commissioners in the said service, shall for any Offence
exceed the summe of forty shillings, which said fine not exceeding
forty shillings, shall and may be assessed and imposed by the said
Commissioners, or any three or more of them, and that no priviledged place or person, Body politique or corporate within the
Cities, Counties, and places aforesaid, shall be exempted from the
said Assessements and Taxes. And be it further Ordained, that
the said severall and respective Commissioners, and every of them
shall from time to time give a true and perfect Accompt of all their
doings and proceedings in the execution of this Ordinance to the
two Houses of Parliament or to such persons as they shall appoint,
Provided alwaies that such rates and assessments that shall be made
by vertue of this Ordinance upon any Peeres, Members, Assistants,
or Attendants upon either of the Houses of Parliament, for any
Rate or Tax made within the Cities of London and Westminster
or Lines of Communication, shall before the same be Leavied,
be presented to the respective Houses, where any Peers, Members,
Assistants, or Attendants shall be concerned therein respectively,
and by such respective house allowed, and approved of, anything
in this Ordinance to the contrary notwithstanding, provided also,
that every Lord Lieutenant who is not disabled by Ordinance
of Parliaments to sit in the House of Peers shall in their severall
and respective Counties be Commissioners now appointed by this
Exemption of both Universities; and of Winchester, Eton, and Westminster; of Hospitals, Almshouses, etc.
Provided alwaies, That nothing contained in this Ordinance
shall be extended to charge either of the Universities, or any of the
Colledges, or Halls within the said Universities, nor any the Rents
and Revenues due and payable to the said Universities or Colledges,
or any of them, nor to charge any Master, Fellow, or Schollar of
any of the said Colledges, nor any Reader, Officer, or Minister of
the said Universities, or Colledges, or any of them for and in regard
of any stipend, wages, or profit whatsoever arising or growing
due to them or any of them, in respect of their said severall places,
and imployments in the said Universities, and that nothing in this
Ordinance contained shall be extended to charge any of the Colledges
of Winchester, Eaton, or Westminster, or any Hospital, or Almes
House, or any free Schoole, or any the Rents and Revenues due
and payable to them, or any of them; and that the Tenant, and
Tenants of all and every the said Universities, Colledges, Halls,
Hospitals, Almes-houses, and free Schooles respectively, shall be
charged by vertue of this Ordinance, for so much onely as the
Lands and Tenements held by the said Tenant, or Tenants respectively are worth by the yeare, over and above the Rent and Revenue
therefore respectively due, or payable to the said Universities,
Colledges, Halls, Hospitalls, and Almes-houses, or any of them
respectively, anything in this present Ordinance to the contrary in
any wise notwithstanding.