House of Commons Journal Volume 1: 28 February 1559

Pages 55-56

Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.

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Martis, ultimo Februarii


1. The Bill, that Lessees and Farmers of Spiritual Lands shall not pay the Tenths.

Leather, &c.

1. The Bill for carrying over Sea, Leather, Hides, or Tallow, to be Felony.

Wynchester Bishoprick.

1. nova. The Bill for Assurance of certain Lands, late Parcel of the Bishoprick of Wynchester, granted to King Edward the Sixth, and, by his Letters Patents, granted to the Earl of Pembroke, Sir Wm. Fitzwilliams, Sir Phillip Hobbye, Sir Jo. Mason, Sir H. Seymer, Sir H. Nevell, and Sir Ri. Sakvile, severally. - Mr. Kyngsmyll.

Leave of Absence

John Owersall, One of the Burgesses for Hull, Edmund Gascoygne, Burgess for Thetford in Norfolk, be licensed, for their Sickness, to depart home. William Karvell, One of the Burgesses for Northampton, is likewise licensed.