House of Commons Journal Volume 7: 19 May 1657

Pages 534-535

Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.

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Tuesday, 19th of May, 1657.

Grant to Dr. Owen.

MAJOR Aston reports Amendments to the Bill for settling Lands of One hundred Pounds per Annum on Dr. John Owen, Dean of Christ-Church: Which were read, and agreed; and the Bill, so amended, ordered to be ingrossed.

Lord Craven.

Resolved, That the Business of the Lord Craven shall be heard at the Bar this Day Sevennight.

Lady Stirling, &c.

Resolved, That the Business of Levingston and Powell, be heard at the Bar this Day Fortnight.

Grant to Bastwick.

A Bill for settling Lands in the County of Dublyn in Ireland, upon Susanna Bastwick Widow, and the Four Children of Dr. John Bastwick, deceased, and their Heirs; and for continuing Two several Pensions to the said Susanna Bastwick, during her Life, was this Day read the Second time; and, upon the Question, committed to the Committee, to whom the Petition of the Creditors of Sir William Dick was referred: And they are to meet, as to this Business, To-morrow, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Inner Court of Wards.

Protector's Answer.

The House, according to former Order, resumed the Debate upon his Highness' Answer to the humble Petition and Advice, presented by the Parliament to his Highness.

Title of Protector.

The Question being propounded, That Lord Protector shall be the Title to be inserted in the humble Petition and Advice; and that it be referred to a Committee, to consider how that Title may be bounded, limited, and circumstantiated;

And the Question being put, That that Question be now put;

The House was divided.

The Noes went out.

Sir John Hobart, Tellers for the Noes: 46.
Sir Richard Lucy, With the Noes,
Sir John Copleston, Tellers for the Yeas: 47.
Colonel Bingham, With the Yeas,

So it passed in the Affirmative.

And the main Question being put;

The House was again divided.

The Yeas went forth.

Lord Deputy, Tellers for the Yeas: 77.
Lord Strickland, With the Yeas,
Lord Broghill, Tellers for the Noes: 45.
Sir Wm. Roberts, With the Noes,

And so it was Resolved, That Lord Protector shall be the Title to be inserted into the humble Petition and Advice: And that it be referred to a Committee to consider, how that Title may be bounded, limited, and circumstantiated: Viz. To Lord Chief Justice Glyn, Lord Deputy, Lord Commissioner Fiennes, Mr. Bampfeild, Major General Whalley, Major General Bridge, Lord Broghill, Lord Cockram, General Disbrough, Mr. Secretary, Sir Gilbert Pickering, Sir Lislebone Long, Major General Lilborne, Lord Lambert, Colonel Sidenham, Lord Strickland, General Mountague, Major General Berry, Attorney of the Duchy, Mr. Dawkins, Mr. Solicitor General, Mr. Drake, Colonel Hawksworth, Colonel John Jones, Lord Eures, Sir Wm. Strickland, Mr. John Trevor, Mr. Jenkinson, Sir Thomas Wroth, Major General Goff, Colonel Philip Jones, Colonel Purefoy, Dr. Clerges, Mr. Godfrey, Mr. Grove, Colonel Cooper, Mr. Dunch, Mr. Baines, Sir John Copleston, Sir John Hobart, Lord Commissioner Lisle, Sir John Thorowgood, Mr. Franc. Harvey, Colonel Wood, Major General Boteler, Mr. Cary, Mr. Young, Colonel Clerk, Colonel Zanchy, Major Owen, Lord Whitelock, Sir Thomas Pryde, Mr. Nath. Bacon, Mr. Francis Bacon, Mr. Cobb: To meet this Afternoon, at Three of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber.

Earl of Northumberland.

Resolved, That the Report upon the Petition of the Earl of Northumberland be made on this Day Sevennight.