House of Lords Journal Volume 2: 13 December 1597

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Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 2, 1578-1614. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.

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DIE Martis, 13 die Decembris,

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales, quorum nomina subsequuntur, præsentes fuerunt:

p. Archiepus. Cant.
Archiepus. Eborum.
p. Epus. London.
Epus. Dunelme.
p. Epus. Winton.
Epus. Assaphen.
Epus. Carlioll.
p. Epus. Roffen.
p. Epus. Coven. et Lichfield.
Epus. Glocest.
p. Epus. Peterburgen.
p. Epus. Hereforde.
p. Epus. Wigorn.
Epus. Bathon. et Wellen.
p. Epus. Meneven.
p. Epus. Norwicen.
Epus. Lincolne.
p. Epus. Landaven.
p. Epus. Cestren.
Epus. Cicestren.
p. Thomas Egerton, Miles, Ds. (fn. 1) Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Burghley, Ds. Thesaurarius Angliæ.
Marchio Winton.
Comes Oxon. Mag. Camerarius Angliæ.
Comes Sussex, Mag. Marescallus.
p. Comes Nottingham, Mag. Senescallus.
Comes Northumbr.
Comes Sallopp.
Comes Derbie.
Comes Kancie.
p. Comes Wigorn.
Comes Rutland.
Comes Cumberland.
Comes Huntingdon.
Comes Bathon.
p. Comes Southampton.
Comes Bedforde.
Comes Pembrooke.
Comes Hertforde.
Comes Essex.
p. Comes Lincolne.
p. Vicecomes Bindon.
p. Ds. Hunsdon, Camerarius.
Ds. Audley.
p. Ds. Zouche.
Ds. Willoughby Eresbie.
p. Ds. Lawarr.
p. Ds. Berkley.
p. Ds. Morley.
p. Ds. Cobham.
Ds. Stafford.
p. Ds. Grey de Wilton.
Ds. Scroope.
p. Ds. Dudley.
Ds. Lumley.
p. Ds. Stourton.
p. Ds. Mountioye.
p. Ds. Darcie de Menell.
p. Ds. Sandes.
p. Ds. Windsor.
Ds. Mordaunt.
p. Ds. Crumwell.
p. Ds. Evre.
p. Ds. Wharton.
p. Ds. Riche.
p. Ds. Willoughby Parham.
p. Ds. Sheffield.
p. Ds. Darcie de Chiche.
p. Ds. Northe.
p. Ds. Chandois.
p. Ds. St. John de Bletfoe.
p. Ds. Buckhurst.
p. Ds. Compton.
Ds. Norreys.
Ds. Howard de Walden.


HODIE 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the enabling Edmund Mullineux, Esquire, to sell Lands, for the Payment of his Debts and Legacies.

And was referred to Committees: videlicet,

E. of Shrewsburye.
E. of Huntingdon.
E. of Lincolne.
L. Bp. of Hereforde.
L. Bp. of Worcester.
L. Darcie of Menell.
L. Eure.
L. Wiloughbie Parham.
Mr. Justice Gawdie,
Mr. Serjeant Drew,
To attend the Lords.

Appointed to meet at the Earl of Lincolne's House, at Channon Row, on Thursday in the Afternoon, by Two of the Clock.

Pawn Brokers.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Reformation of Retailing Brokers, and other Pawn Takers.

Gavel-kind. Expedit.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act to enable the Owners of Gavel-kind Lands, in the County of Kent, to alter the said Custom.

Hodie allatæ funt duæ Billæ a Domo Communi:

Draining Lands in sundry Counties.

1a, An Act for the recovering of 300000 Acres, more or less, of Wastes, Marsh, and Watery Grounds, in the Isle of Elie, and in the Counties of Cambridg, Huntingdon, Northampton, Lincolne, Norfolke, and Suffolke.


2a, An Act for Relief of the Poor, 1a vice lecta.


Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act against Forestallers, Regrators, and Engrossers.

Returned to the Lower House, for their Consideration of some Amendments:

And delivered by Mr. Serjeant Drew.
Mr. D. Stanhope.

Sir John Spencer and others.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act giving Power and Liberty to Sir John Spencer, Knight, Marye his Wife, and Robert Spencer, Esquire, their Son, to alienate certain Manors and Lands, in the County of Dorsett and Bedford.

Two Letters from the Lady Spencer to the Lord Chamberlain read in the House, signifying her Consent to the Bill.


Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Explanation of the Statute, made in the 5th Year of Her Majesty's Reign, concerning Labourers; and a Motion made for some Amendments of the Bill, and the Amendment presently agreed on in the House.


Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Explanation of an Act, made in the 11th Year of King Henry the Seventh, for Fustians.

Newport and Carlioll Bridges.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for repairing of the Bridges of Newport and Carlioll, in the County Monmouthe.

Sir Hen. Unton. Expedit.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for establishing the Possessions of Sir Henry Unton, Knight, lately deceased, for the Payment of his Debts.


Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, 14m diem Decembris, hora nona.


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