House of Lords Journal Volume 13: 25 October 1675

Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 13, 1675-1681. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.

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'House of Lords Journal Volume 13: 25 October 1675', in Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 13, 1675-1681, (London, 1767-1830) pp. 9-10. British History Online [accessed 11 April 2024]


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DIE Lunæ, 25 die Octobris.


Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

His Royal Highness the Duke of York.
Arch. Cant.
Arch. Eborac.
Epus. Winton.
Epus. Sarum.
Epus. Rochester.
Epus. Ely.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. Bristol.
Epus. Gloucester.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Epus. Chester.
Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Chichester.
Epus. Landaff.
Epus. Lyncolne.
Epus. Worcester.
Dux Cumberland.
Ds. Finch, Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angliæ.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Dux Bucks.
Dux Albemarle.
Dux Monmouth.
Marq. Winton.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Comes Marescallus Angl.
L. Steward.
Comes Oxon.
Comes Bedford.
Comes Suff.
Comes Dorset.
Comes Sarum.
Comes Bridgwater.
Comes North'ton.
Comes Denbigh.
Comes Bristol.
Comes Bolingbrooke.
Comes Manchester.
Comes Berks.
Comes Dover.
Comes Petriburgh.
Comes Stamford.
Comes Winchilsea.
Comes Sunderland.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes Rochester.
Comes Clarendon.
Comes Essex.
Comes Cardigan.
Comes Bath.
Comes Craven.
Comes Ailsebury.
Comes Shaftesbury.
Comes Powis.
Comes Guilford.
Comes Sussex.
Comes Midd.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
Vicecomes Conway.
Vicecomes Fauconberg.
Vicecomes Halyfax.
Vicecomes Yarmouth.
Vicecomes Newport.
Ds. Berkeley.
Ds. Fitzwalter.
Ds. Stourton.
Ds. Sandys.
Ds. Cromwell.
Ds. Eure.
Ds. Wharton.
Ds. Petre.
Ds. Arundell W.
Ds. Maynard.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Mohun.
Ds. Hatton.
Ds. Byron.
Ds. Vaughan.
Ds. Carington.
Ds. Widdrington.
Ds. Lucas.
Ds. Bellasis.
Ds. Gerard Brand.
Ds. Berkeley de Strat.
Ds. Holles.
Ds. Delamer.
Ds. Frechevile.
Ds. Arundell de Trer.
Ds. Butler de M. Park.
Ds. Duras.
Ds. Grey de Roleston.


Sherley versus Sir J. Fagg.

The House being resolved to resume the whole Debate which was on Wednesday last, the House was adjourned into a Committee, for the freer Debate thereof.

While the Committee were in Debate, the Lord in the Chair acquainting the Lords that there was a Message at the Door from the House of Commons:

Whereupon the House was resumed.

Message from H. C. with a Vote.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir William Coventry and others; who brought up a Vote, which had passed the House of Commons, to which the Lords Concurrence was desired:

The Vote was read, as followeth:

Vote for recalling Soldiers out of the French King's Service.

"Sabbati, 23 die Octobris, 1675.

"Resolved, &c.

"That all such His Majesty's Subjects, which now are, or shall be hereafter, in the Service of the French King, contrary to His Majesty's late Proclamation, dated the 19th Day of May, 1675, intituled, "A Proclamation, commanding the immediate Return of all His Majesty's Subjects who have gone into the Service of the French King, as Soldiers, since the late Treaty of Peace with The Estates Generall of The United Provinces, and prohibiting all His Majesty's Subjects to enter into the said Service for the Time to come"), shall be taken to be Contemners of His Majesty's Royal Authority, and Opposers of the Interest of their Country."

Which Vote being read, and some Debate thereupon; it was agreed, that this Message and Vote shall be taken into Consideration the next Business after the present Debate is ended.

Then the Messengers were called in, and received this Answer:

Answer to H. C.

That the Lords have considered of their Message, and will return an Answer by Messengers of their own.

Sherley versus Sir J. Fagg.

The House being adjourned again into a Committee, to proceed in the Debate:

After a long Debate, the House was resumed.

And it being moved, "That the Order concerning Judicature, made the 29th of March, 1673, might be considered;" it was directed, that those Precedents mentioned therein be in Readiness To-morrow Morning; and likewise the Precedents reported in Slyngsby's and Hale's Cafe.

Then it was ORDERED, That the present Debate be adjourned, to be resumed To-morrow Morning.


Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Martis, 26um diem instantis Octobris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.