House of Lords Journal Volume 12: 19 March 1673

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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'House of Lords Journal Volume 12: 19 March 1673', in Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 12, 1666-1675, (London, 1767-1830) pp. 559-560. British History Online [accessed 1 March 2024]


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DIE Mercurii, 19 die Martii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:


His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Arch. Cant.
Arch. Eborac.
Epus. London.
Epus. Ely.
Epus. Sarum.
Epus. Petriburgh.
Epus. Carlile.
Epus. Worcester.
Epus. Landaff.
Epus. Exon.
Epus. Chichester.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Bristoll.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Epus. Chester.
Dux Cumberland.
Ds. Cancellarius Angliæ.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
Dux Bucks.
Dux Monmouth.
Marq. Worcester.
Robertus Comes de Lyndsey, Magnus Camerarius Angliæ.
Henricus Comes Norwichiæ, et Comes Marescallus Angliæ.
Jacobus Comes de Brecknock, Senescallus Hospitii Domini Regis.
Henricus Comes St. Albani, Camerarius Hospitii Domini Regis.
Comes Bedford.
Comes Dorsett.
Comes Sarum.
Comes Bridgwater.
Comes North'ton.
Comes Devon.
Comes Denbigh.
Comes Clare.
Comes Bollingbrooke.
Comes Manchester.
Comes Berks.
Comes Mulgrave.
Comes Dover.
Comes Winchilsea.
Comes Chesterfeild.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes Sandwich.
Comes Cardigan.
Comes Anglesey.
Comes Bath.
Comes Carlile.
Comes Craven.
Comes Aylsebury.
Comes Burlington.
Comes Arlington.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
Vicecomes de Stafford.
Vicecomes Fauconberg.
Vicecomes Mordant.
Vicecomes Hallyfax.
Ds. Awdley.
Ds. Delawar.
Ds. Berkeley de Berk.
Ds. Fitzwalter.
Ds. Stourton.
Ds. Sandys.
Ds. Windsor.
Ds. Pagett.
Ds. North.
Ds. Petre.
Ds. Arundell de Ward.
Ds. Lovelace.
Ds. Coventry.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Mohun.
Ds. Powis.
Ds. Newport.
Ds. Byron.
Ds. Vaughan.
Ds. Carrington.
Ds. Widdrington.
Ds. Ward.
Ds. Astley.
Ds. Bellasis.
Ds. Rockingham.
Ds. Gerard de Brand.
Ds. Wootton.
Ds. Crofts.
Ds. Berkeley de Strat.
Ds. Holles.
Ds. Cornwallis.
Ds. (fn. 1) Delamer.
Ds. Townsend.
Ds. Arundell de Treric.
Ds. Butler.


Sir W. Rich's Bill.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to confirm Articles of Agreement made upon the Marriage of Sir William Rich Baronet."

The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall pass?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Gery's Bill.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for settling certain Lands belonging to William Gery Esquire upon Trustees, to be sold, for Payment of Debts and Portions."

The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall pass?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C. with them; and that the Lords agree to L. Clifford's and the E. of Sarum's Bills.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Sir William Beversham and Sir William Lowe:

1st. To deliver to them the Bill concerning Sir William Rich and the Bill concerning William Gery, and to desire their Concurrence to them.

2. To acquaint them, that this House agrees to their Amendments made in the Bill concerning the Lord Treasurer, and the Bill concerning the Earl of Sarum.

Message from thence, with Bills, and to return L. Berkley's.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Garraway and others:

1. To return the Bill concerning the Lord Berkeley, to which the Commons do agree.

2. To present a Bill, intituled, "An Act for taking off Aliens Duty upon Commodities of the Growth, Product, and Manufacture, of the Nation."

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Powell and others, who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act for the Ease of His Majesty's Protestant Subjects Dissenters from the Church of England;" to which they desire their Lordships Concurrence.

Bill against Popish Recusants.

Next, the House was adjourned into a Committee, to take further Consideration of the Bill for preventing the Dangers as may happen by Popish Recusants.

The House was resumed.

The Earl of Bridgwater reported the Amendments, Alterations, and Provisos, made by the Committee in the said Bill.

Which Amendments and Provisos were read Twice, and considered of, and Agreed to with a few Alterations; and the Provisos were ordered to be engrossed against To-morrow Morning, at which Time this House will read the said Bill the Third Time.

It was further ORDERED, That the Judges do bring in a Proviso To-morrow Morning, for excepting Constables and such other inferior Officers from the Penalty of Five Hundred Pounds in the said Bill mentioned, &c.


Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Jovis, 20um diem instantis Martii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.


  • 1. Origin. Delawar.