House of Commons Journal Volume 9: 26 February 1678

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Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.

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Martis, 26 die Februarii, 1677.


Herring's Estate.

A BILL to enable Trustees to sell Lands, for the Payment of the Debts of John Herring, deceased, was read the Second time.

Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir Fran. Rolles, Mr. Crouch, Mr. Walter Chetwind, Sir Tho. Stringer, Sir John Mallett, Mr. Anch. Gray, Sir Charles Wheeler, Sir Tho. Estcourt, Mr. Whittacre, Mr. Pepis, Col. Gilby, Mr. Westphaling, Sir John Cary, Sir Rob. Cann, Mr. Mainard, Mr. Mallet, Sir John Covert, Mr. Wm. Chetwin, Mr. Ducket, Mr. John Gray, Mr. Osborne, Sir John Rolles, Sir Fr. Drake, Sir Anth. Irby, Mr. Culliford, and all the Members that serve for the Counties of Southampton and Wilts: And they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.

Thynne's Jointure.

An ingrossed Bill to enable Thomas Thynne Esquire to settle a Jointure upon a Wife, was read the Third time.

Resolved, &c. That the Bill do pass: And that the Title . . . An Act to enable Thomas Thynne, of Long Leat in the County of Wilts, Esquire, to settle a Jointure on a Wife, of certain Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments therein mentioned: And that Sir John Mallett do carry up the Bill to the Lords, for their Concurrence.

Burying in Woolen.

Sir George Downing presents a Bill to enforce the Burying in Woolen only, pursuant to the Order of the House: Which was read the First time.

Resolved, &c. That the Bill be read a Second time.

Woolen Manufacture.

A Bill for encouraging the Wearing the Woolen Manufactory, and regulating the Making thereof, was read the Second time.

And a Debate being in the House thereupon:

Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed, upon the Debate of the House, to Sir Geo. Downing, Sir Hen. Capell, Col. Birch, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir Sam. Bernardiston, Sir Gervas Elwes, Sir Cop. Bampfeild, Sir Trevor Williams, Sir Charles Harbord, Mr. Culliford, Sir Rob. Can, Mr. Thyn, Sir Gilb. Talbot, Sir Edw. Deering, Sir Wm. Hickman, Sir Courtney Poole, Mr. Apprice, Mr. Westphaling, Sir Tho. Meeres, Sir Cha. Wheeler, Mr. Whittacre, Mr. Love, Sir Wm. Wentworth, Lord O Brien, Sir John Elwes, Sir Eliab Harvey, Mr. Crouch, Sir Tho. Stringer, Mr. Spry, Sir Fra. Rolls, Mr. Powle, Sir John Knight, Sir Fr. Russell, Sir Tho. Proby, Sir Rich. Temple, Sir Tho. Clergis, Mr. Palmes, Sir John Trevor, Mr. Stockdale, Sir Nico. Slaning, Sir Hen. Goodrick, Mr. Papillon, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Lan. Lake, Sir Wm. Franckland, Mr. Wright, Mr. Morris, Sir John Talbot: And all that come are to have Voices: And they are to meet Tomorrow, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.

Poll Tax.

Mr. Solicitor General delivers in a Bill for raising Money by a Poll, pursuant to the Order of the House: Which Bill was read the First time.

Resolved, &c. That the Bill be read a Second time To-morrow Morning.

Countess of Lincolne's, &c. Nat.

A Message from the Lords, by Sir Timothy Baldwin and Sir Andrew Hacket;

Mr. Speaker, The Lords have sent you down a Bill, intituled, An Act for the Naturalizing of Jane de Galiere Countess of Lincolne, and others: To which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

And then the House adjourned till To-morrow Morning, Eight of the Clock.