House of Lords Journal Volume 2: 10 March 1606

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, 10 die Martii:

p. Archiepus. Cant.
p. Epus. London.
p. Epus. Dunelme.
p. Epus. Winton.
Epus. Lincolne.
Epus. Coven. et Lichf.
p. Epus. Wigorn.
p. Epus. Bathon. et Wellen.
Epus. Meneven.
p. Epus. Carliol.
p. Epus. Exon.
p. Epus. Sarum.
p. Epus. Bangor.
Epus. Elien.
p. Epus. Peterburgh.
p. Epus. Landaven.
Epus. Hereford.
p. Epus. Norwicen.
Epus. Bristoll.
p. Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Assaphen.
p. Epus. Cestren.
p. Epus. Glocestren.
p. Epus. Roffen.
p. Epus. Cicestren.
p. Ds. Ellesmere, Cancellar. Angliæ.
Comes Dorsett, Magnus Thesaur. Angliæ.
Marchio Winton.
p. Comes Notingham, Magnus Admirall. et Senescall.
p. Comes Suffolke, Camerar. Hospitii.
Comes Arundell.
Comes Northumbriæ.
p. Comes Salopp.
Comes Kanciæ.
Comes Derbie.
p. Comes Wigorn.
Comes Rutland.
Comes Cumbriæ.
Comes Sussex.
Comes Bathon.
Comes South'ton.
Comes Bedford.
p. Comes Pembroke.
Comes Hertford.
Comes Lincolne.
Comes Devon.
p. Comes Northampton.
Comes Sarum.
Comes Exon.
Comes Mountgomery.
Vicecomes Mountagu.
Vicecomes Bindon.
p. Vicecomes Lisle.
p. Ds. Bergevenny.
Ds. Audley.
p. Ds. Zouche.
Ds. Willughby de Eresbie.
Ds. Lawarr.
Ds. Berkley.
Ds. Morley.
Ds. Stafford.
Ds. Scroope.
p. Ds. Dudley.
Ds. Lumley.
Ds. Stourton.
p. Ds. Herbert.
Ds. Darcie de Menell.
p. Ds. Mountegle.
Ds. Sandes.
Ds. Mordaunt.
Ds. Crumwell.
p. Ds. Evre.
Ds. Wharton.
Ds. Riche.
Ds. Willughby de Parham
p. Ds. Sheffeild.
Ds. Pagett.
p. Ds. Darcie de Chiche.
p. Ds. Howard de Effingham.
Ds. Northe.
p. Ds. Chandois.
p. Ds. Hunsdon.
p. Ds. St. John.
Ds. Compton.
Ds. Norreys.
p. Ds. Knollys.
p. Ds. Wotton.
p. Ds. Russell.
Ds. Graie.
p. Ds. Petre.
Ds. Harrington.
Ds. Danuers.
p. Ds. Gerard.
Ds. Spencer.
p. Ds. Saie.
p. Ds. Denny.
p. Ds. Stanhope.
Ds. Carew.
Ds. Arundell.
p. Ds. Cavendish.

Hotham to make a Jointure.

HODIE 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for enabling of John Hotham Esquire, the Father, and John Hotham, his Son, to convey certain Lands for a Jointure of such Wife as John the Son shall marry.

Lands to Sir Wm. Smith and Sir Michael Hicks.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Assurance of certain Lands, late Sir John Skynner's, Knight, to Sir William Smith, and Sir Michaell Hickes, Knights.

And was referred to Committees: videlicet,

L. Archbp. of Cant.
E. of Shrewsburie.
E. of Worcester.
L. Bp. of Oxford.
L. Zouche.
L. Sheffeild.
L. Darcie of Chiche.
L. Petre.
L. Stanhope.
Mr. Baron Clarke,
Mr. Justice Daniell,
Mr. Justice Tanfeild,
Mr. Serjeant Crooke,
Mr. Dr. Stanhope,
To attend the Lords.

Appointed to meet upon Saturday next, the 15th of March, at the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Presence, by Eight in the Morning.

To reform the Multitude of unnecessary Buildings, &c. in London.

The Bill, intituled, An Act to reform Multitudes of unnecessary and inconvenient Buildings, &c. was brought into the House, by the Lord Archbishop of Canterbury, the first of the Committees, who made Report, That the said Committees, having considered of the Bill, and finding that the chief Points contained therein are already provided for, by an Act made Anno Quinto Eliz. and the rest to be of some Difficulty, do think the said Bill unmeet to be further proceeded in; whereunto the House did also agree.

Unnecessary Delays of Execution.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the avoiding of unnecessary Delays of Executions.

Prisoners in Execution and their Creditors.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Relief of Prisoners in Execution, and of their Creditors, in some convenient Manner.

To reform the Multitude and Expences of Attornies, &c.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act to reform the Multitudes and Misdemeanors of Attornies and Solicitors at Law, and to avoid sundry unnecessary Suits and Charges in Law.

Stealing Deer and Conies.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act against unlawful Hunting and Stealing of Deer and Conies.

Lord Windsor's Lands, for Payment of his Debts.

Those Four Bills, and the Bill for Sale of certain Lands of the late Lord Windesor, were sent to the Lower House, by Mr. Serjeant Crooke and Mr. Dr. Hone.

Rebuilding a Bridge over the Severn at Upton. Expedit.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the re-edifying of a Bridge over the River of Severne, near the Town of Upton upon Severne.

Sir Thomas Rowse's Lands to pay Debts. Expedit.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the more speedy Sale of certain Lands of Sir Thomas Rowse, Knight, for Payment of his Debts.

Confirmation of Leases by Lord Spencer. Exped.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Confirmation of certain Leases and Estates, made by the Right Honourable Robert Lord Spencer, and by his late Father deceased, and his Mother now living.

Weavers Estates in Worcester.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the better and more sure Confirmation of an Order for the Rents of the Meases, Cottages, and Tenements, within the City of Worcester, belonging to the Weavers and Tenants there, using the Mystery of Cloth-making, &c.

And was referred to Committees: videlicet,

E. of Worcester.
E. of Pembroke.
L. Bp. of Worcester.
L. Bp. of Glocester.
L. Abergevenny.
L. Zouche.
L. Dudley.
L. Mountegle.
L. Chandois.
L. Gerard.
(fn. 1) Mr. Justice Yelverton,
Mr. Justice Willyams,
Mr. Justice Coventrie,
Mr. Serjeant Crooke.
Mr. Dr. Hone.
To attend the Lords.

Appointed to meet at the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Presence, upon Tuesday, the 18th of March, by Eight in the Morning.

Sea Coals.

Upon Signification given to the House, by the Earl of Northampton, That the Bill concerning Sea Coals, formerly referred to Committees, was not by them thought meet to be proceeded in; and neverthless, finding it very convenient and needful, that the Abuses in the Sale of those Coals might be reformed, the Judges, and such of His Majesty's Learned Counsel as are under named, were appointed to consider thereof, and to draw a new Bill for that Purpose, to be presented to the House: videlicet,

Lord Chief Baron,
Mr. Justice Walmisley,
Mr. Baron Snigg,
Mr. Justice Daniell,
Mr. Baron Savile,
Mr. Justice Tanfield,
Mr. Serjeant Crooke,
Mr. Attorney General.

Lords excused.

Excuse made by the Lord Chancellor, for the Absence of the Lord Treasurer, for Want of Health; who therefore sent Two Bills, that remained in his Lordship's Hands, to the Clerk of the Parliament, to be delivered to the other Committees; the one concerning decayed Cities and Towns, and the other for Confirmation of Letters Patents to Mr. Pelham; the latter of which was presently delivered to the Earl of Worcester, the second of the Committees on that Bill.

The like Excuse made by his Lordship for the Earls of Devon and Mountgomery, by Reason of their Attendance at this Time on the King's Majesty's Person.


Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, 11m Martii, hora 9a.


  • 1. Bis in Origin.