Table of the Attendances of Council

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Table of Attendance of the Protecter's Council.

Names. January 1654—5.
5 8 16 11 23 24 25 29 31 31 Totals 10.
Lord Protector Cromwell p p p p p 5
President Lawrence p p p p p p p p p p 10
Desborow, Major-General p p p p p p p p p p 10
Fiennes, Colonel p p p p p p p p 8
Jones, Colonel P. p p p p p p p p 8
Lambert, Major-General p p p p p p p 7
Lisle, Viscount p p p p p p 6
Montague, Colonel p p p p p p p p p 9
Mulgrave, Earl of p p p p p p p 7
Pickering, Sir G p p p 3
Rous, Colonel Anth. p p p p 4
Skippon, Major-General p 1
Strickland, W. p p p p p p p p p 9
Sydenham, Colonel p p p p p p p p 8
Wolsley, Sir Charles p p p p p p p 7
Names. February 1654—5.
1 2 5 6 7 8 9 10 12 12 12 14 15 16 19 20 21 23 24 27 28 Totals 21.
Lord Protr. Cromwell p p p p p 5
President Lawrence p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 21
Desborow, Major-Gen. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 18
Fiennes, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 18
Jones, Colonel P. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Lambert, Major-Gen. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 14
Lisle, Viscount p p p p p p p p p p p p p 13
Montague, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p 10
Mulgrave, Earl of p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Pickering, Sir G. p p p p p p p p p p 10
Rous, Colonel Anth. p p p p p p p p p p p p 12
Skippon, Major-Gen. p p p p 4
Strickland, W. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 18
Sydenham, Colonel p p p p p p p 7
Wolsley, Sir Charles p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 16
Names. March 1655.
1 2 5 6 9 12 13 14 15 16 16 19 22 23 26 26 27 27 28 29 30 30 Totals 22.
Ld. Protr. Cromwell p p p p p p p 7
President Lawrence p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 8 p p 22
Desborow, Maj.-Gen. p p p p 4
Fiennes, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 20
Jones, Colonel P. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 20
Lambert, Maj.-Gen. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 14
Lisle, Viscount p p p p p p p p p p p 11
Montague, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 16
Mulgrave, Earl of p p p p p p p p p p p p 12
Pickering, Sir G. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 16
Rous, Colonel Anth. p p p p p p p p p p 10
Skippon, Maj.-Gen. p p p p p p p 7
Strickland, W. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 20
Sydenham, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 15
Wolsley, Sir Chas. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 19
Names. April 1655.
3 4 4 5 6 6 10 12 13 17 18 19 20 23 24 24 26 27 Totals 18.
Lord Protector Cromwell p p p p 4
President Lawrence p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 18
Desborow, Major-General p p p p 4
Fiennes, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 16
Jones, Colonel P. p p p p p p p p p p p p p 13
Lambert, Major-General p p p p p p p p p p p 11
Lisle, Viscount p p p p p p p 7
Montague, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 14
Mulgrave, Earl of p p p p p p p p p p p 11
Pickeriog, Sir G. p p p p p p p 7
Rous, Colonel Anth. p p p p p p p p 8
Skippon, Major-General p p p p p p 6
Strickland, W. p p p p p p p p p p p p p 13
Sydenham, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p 12
Wolsley, Sir Charles p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 14
Names. May 1655.
1 2 3 4 8 9 10 11 16 17 18 18 22 22 23 24 25 29 30 31 Totals 20.
Lord Protr. Cromwell p p p p p p p 7
President Lawrence p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 20
Desborow, Maj.-Gen. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 16
Fiennes, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 19
Jones, Colonel P. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 20
Lambert, Major-Gen. p p p p p p p p p p p p 12
Lisle, Viscount p p p p p p p p p p p p p 13
Montague, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Mulgrave, Earl of p p p p p p p p p p p p 12
Pickering, Sir G. p p p p p p p p 8
Rous, Colonel Anth. p p p p p p p p p p p p 12
Skippon, Major-Gen. p p p 3
Strickland, W. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 16
Sydenham, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 20
Wolsley, Sir Charles p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 16
Names. June 1655.
1 5 6 7 8 9 12 12 13 13 15 19 20 22 26 27 27 28 29 Totals 19.
Lord Protector Cromwell p p p p p p p p 8
President Lawrence p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 19
Desborow, Major-General p 1
Fiennes, Colonel p p p 3
Jones, Colonel P. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Lambert, Major-General p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 15
Lisle, Viscount p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 16
Montague, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Mulgrave, Earl of p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 18
Pickering, Sir G. p p p p p p p p p p p p p 13
Rous, Colonel Anth. p p p p p p p p p p p p p 13
Skippon, Major-General p p p p p p p 7
Strickland W. p p p p p p p p p p p p p 13
Sydenham, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 19
Wolsley, Sir Charles p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 18
Names. July 1655.
3 4 5 6 6 10 11 12 12 13 17 19 19 20 24 24 26 27 31 Totals 19.
Lord Protector Cromwell p p p p p p p p p p p 11
President Lawrence p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 19
Desborow, Major-General p p p p p p p 7
Fiennes, Colonel p p p p p p p 7
Jones, Colonel P. 0
Lambert, Major-General p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Lisle, Viscount p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Montague, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 14
Mulgrave, Earl of p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Pickering, Sir G. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 18
Rous, Colonel Anth. p p p p p p p p p p 10
Skippon, Major-General p p p 3
Strickland, W. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
sydenham, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Wolsley, Sir Charles p p p p p p p p p p p p p 13
Names. August 1655.
1 2 2 3 7 9 10 14 15 16 17 21 22 24 24 28 29 30 Totals 18.
Lord Protector Cromwell p p p p p p p p p p p 11
President Lawrence p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 16
Desborow, Major-General p p p p p p p p 8
Fiennes, Colonel 0
Jones, Colonel P. p p p p p 5
Lambert, Major-General p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Lisle, Viscount p p p p p p p p p p p (fn. 1) p p 13
Montague, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 14
Mulgrave, Earl of p p p p p p (fn. 1) p p p 9
Pickering, Sir Geo. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Rous, Colonel Anth. p p p p p p p p p 9
Skippon, Major-General p p p p p p p p p 9
Strickland, W. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Sydenham, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 14
Wolsley, Sir Charles p p p p p p p p p p p p 12
Names. September 1655.
3 4 5 6 7 11 12 13 14 18 19 20 21 25 26 27 28 Totals 17.
Lord Protector Cromwell p p p 3
President Lawrence p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Desborow, Major-General p p p p p p p p 8
Fiennes, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 16
Jones, Colonel P. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 17
Lambert, Major-General p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 16
Lisle, Viscount p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 14
Montague, Colonel p p p p p 5
Mulgrave, Earl of p p p p p p p p p p 10
Pickering, Sir G. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 15
Rous, Colonel Anth. p p p p p p p 7
Skippon, Major-General p p p p p p p 7
Strickland, W. p p p p p p p p 8
Sydenham, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p 11
Wolsley, Sir Charles p p p p p p p p p p p p 12
Names. October 1655.
2 4 5 9 10 11 12 17 17 19 19 20 23 24 25 25 26 26 30 31 31 Totals 22.
Ld. protr. Cromwell p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 15
President Lawrence p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 22
Desborow, Maj.-Gen. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 19
Fiennes, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 15
Jones, Colonel P. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 21
Lambert, Maj.-Gen. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 16
Lisle, Viscount p p p p p p p p p p p p p 13
Montagne, Colonel p p 2
Mulgrave, Earl of p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 14
Pickering, Sir G. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 20
Rous, Colonel Anth. p p p p p p p p p p p 11
Skippon, Maj.-Gen. p p p p p 5
Strickland, W. p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 21
Sydenham, Colonel p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p p 20
Wolsley, Sir Chas. 0

Total Attendances of the Protector's Council.

1655.
Months Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. June. July. Aug. Sep. Oct. Totals.
No. of Sittings held 10 21 22 18 20 19 19 18 17 22 186
Lord Protector Cromwell 5 5 7 4 7 8 11 11 3 15 76
President Lawrence 10 21 22 18 20 19 19 16 17 22 184
Desborow, Major-General 10 18 4 4 16 1 7 8 8 19 95
Fiennes, Colonel 8 18 20 16 19 3 7 0 16 15 122
Jones, Colonel P. 8 17 20 13 20 17 0 5 17 21 138
Lambert, Major-General 7 14 14 11 12 15 17 17 16 16 139
Lisle, Viscount 6 13 11 7 13 16 17 13 14 13 123
Montague, Colonel 9 10 16 14 17 17 14 14 5 2 118
Mulgrave, Earl of 7 17 12 11 12 18 17 9 10 14 127
Pickering, Sir G. 3 10 16 7 8 13 18 17 15 20 127
Rous, Colonel Anth. 4 12 10 8 12 13 10 9 7 11 96
Skippon, Major-General 1 4 7 6 3 7 3 9 7 5 52
Strickland, W. 9 18 20 13 16 13 17 17 8 21 152
Sydenham, Colonel 8 7 15 12 20 19 17 14 11 20 143
Wolsley, Sir Charles 7 16 19 14 16 18 13 12 12 0 127

Footnotes

  • 1. President pro tem. in absence of Lawrence.—Ed.