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 Lunæ, videlicet, 16 mensis Novembris:
Manor of Sunning.
HODIE 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for re-uniting Eye and Dunsden to the Manor of Sunning.
Crompton, Best, &c.
A Motion made by the Lord Sheffeild, upon reading of this Bill, That Thomas Crompton, Son to Thomas Crompton, Esquire, deceased, together with Henry Best, Frauncis Jackson, and such others whom it might concern, should be heard in the House, Whether they, or any of them, could pretend any Right or Interest to those Lands, in respect of a Grant heretofore made thereof by Her Majesty to the said Thomas Crompton; which Motion was well approved by the House; and thereupon it was Ordered, That the Gentleman Usher should warn the aforesaid Parties to appear before their Lordships in the House, for that Purpose, upon Saturday next, the 21st of this Instant, by Eight of the Clock in the Morning, and to bring with them such Persons as are interested in the Conveyance of those Lands.
Musters, Soldiers, &c.
Memorandum, That the Committees upon the Bill concerning Musters, Soldiers, etc. have, upon a new Motion to the House this Day, appointed another Meeting about the same, upon Thursday Morning next, before the House fit.
Intestates Goods. Exped.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act against Fraudulent Administration of Intestates Goods.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Reformation of Brokers and Pawn-takers.
And was referred to Committees: videlicet,
Appointed to meet at the Chamber of Parliament Presence, upon Monday next, the 21st of this Instant, before the House sit.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the establishing of the Remainder of certain Lands of Andrew Kettleby, Esquire, upon Frauncis Kettleby.
Upon reading of this Bill, it was Ordered by the Lords, That Andrew Kettleby, Esquire, and Jane his Wife (whom the said Bill concerneth), should be heard in the House, either by themselves or some other Person or Persons sufficiently deputed and appointed by them in their Behalf, what they could answer and alledge concerning the same; and the Gentleman Usher appointed to give them present Notice of this Order.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque ad diem Jovis, videlicet, 19m diem Novembris.
Hogan's, Queen's Servant, Privilege.
Memorandum, That a Motion was this Day again made, by some of the Lords, touching William Hogan, Prisoner in The Fleet, that he might be sent for out of the said Prison, and be brought into the House, before the Lords, to the End he might make Relation of his Cause; that thereupon such Order might be speedily taken with him as should by the Court be found meet, and agreeable to the Privilege of the said Court. Upon which Motion, it was debated, by what Course the said Hogan should be brought out of The Fleet, being there in Execution, whether by Warrant, to be directed from the Lords to the Lord Keeper, requiring him to grant forth a Writ in Her Majesty's Name, for the bringing of the said Hogan from thence, or by immediate Direction and Order from the House (to the Gentleman Usher or Serjeant at Arms), without any such Writ; which being put to the Question by the Lord Keeper, it was Resolved and Ordered, by the General Consent of the House, That it should be done by immediate Direction and Order from the House, without any such Writ as aforesaid; and accordingly Ordered, That the said William Hogan should be sent for, and brought before the Lords, by the Gentleman Usher, into the said House of Parliament upon Thursday next, the 19th of this Instant, by Nine in the Morning.
(Verte 19 Novembris.)