House of Lords Journal Volume 12: 19 January 1667

Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 12, 1666-1675. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.

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DIE Sabbati, 19 die Januarii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Arch. Eborac.
Johannes Ds. Robertes,
Custos Privati Sigilli.
Edwardus Comes Manchester, Camerarius.
Comes Oxon.
Comes Kent.
Comes Bedford.
Comes Lyncolne.
Comes Suffolk.
Comes Bridgwater.
Comes North'ton.
Comes Clare.
Comes Dover.
Comes Chesterfeild.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes Essex.
Comes Cardigan.
Comes Anglesey.
Comes Bath.
Comes Carlile.
Comes Craven.
Comes Aylsebury.
Comes Burlington.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
Vicecomes Conway.
Vicecomes Mordant.
Ds. Arlington, One of the Principal Secretaries of State.
Ds. Awdley.
Ds. Berkley de Berkly.
Ds. Eure.
Ds. Chandos.
Ds. Petre.
Ds. Howard de Charlt.
Ds. Grey.
Ds. Lovelace.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Herbert de Cherb.
Ds. Newport.
Ds. Byron.
Ds. Carrington.
Ds. Ward.
Ds. Lucas.
Ds. Bellasyse.
Ds. Rockingham.
Ds. Wotton.
Ds. Berkley de Strat.
Ds. Cornwallis.
Ds. Delamer.
Ds. Townsend.
Ds. Ashley.
Ds. Arundell de Trerice.
Ds. Butler.


The Lord Privy Seal sat Speaker this Day, in the Absence of the Lord Chancellor.

Skynner recommended from the King.

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Pride's Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for settling an Estate in Trust, for the Benefit of Mrs. Elizabeth Pride and her Children."

ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to these Lords following:

Comes Suffolke.
Comes Bridgwater.
Comes Dover.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes Essex.
Comes Aylsebury.
Comes Burlington.
Vicecomes Conway.
Ds. Howard Charlt.
Ds. Coventry.
Ds. Newport.
Ds. Lucas.
Ds. Cornwallis.
Ds. Berkley Strat.
Ds. Arundell. Treric.

Their Lordships, or any Five; to meet on Tuesday next, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Prince's Lodgings.

Ryley to attend, with Records about the D. of Bucks' Claim to the Title of L. Roos:

ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That William Ryley Esquire is hereby required to attend this House on Monday the One and Twentieth Day of January Instant, bringing with him such Books, Writings, Escripts, and Papers, in his Custody, as may tend to prove the Matter in Difference between George Duke of Bucks and John Earl of Rutland, concerning the Title of Lord Rosse.

Witnesses to attend about it.

ORDERED, That William Ryley Esquire, Francis Sandford Gentleman, and Richard Bodily Gentleman, be, and are hereby, required to attend the House of Peers on Monday next, being the 21th Day of January Instant, to give Testimony of their Knowledge concerning the Matter in Difference between George Duke of Bucks and John Earl of Rutland, about the Title of Lord Rosse.

Bill for examining Public Accompts.

Then the House was adjourned into a Committee, to consider of the Bill for examining the Accompts of Public Monies; and, after a long Debate, the House was resumed.


Dominus Custos Privati Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Lunæ, videlicet, 21um diem instantis Januarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.


  • 1. Where these Asterisks occur in the Journal of this and the next Session, and on the 22d and 23d February, 1669, the Proceedings between Skynner and the East India Company were entered in the Original, but are now entirely obliterated.