House of Lords Journal Volume 2: 26 March 1606

Pages 400-401

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 Mercurii, videlicet, 26 Martii:

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

Sir David Foulis's Naturalization, etc.

HODIE 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of Sir David Foulis, Knight, and for Confirmation of certain Letters Patents by His Most Excellent Majesty to him made.

And was referred to Committees: videlicet,

L. Treasurer.
E. of Northampton.
L. Bp. of Durham.
L. Bp. of Carliell.
L. Mountegle.
L. Evre.
L. Hunsdon.
L. Knollis.
Lord Chief Baron,
Mr. Baron Snigg,
Mr. Serjeant Crooke,
Mr. Attorney General,
Sir Richard Swale,
To attend the Lords.

Appointed to meet at the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Presence, upon Saturday next, the 29th of March, by Eight in the Morning. The Bill delivered to the Lord Evre.

Seditions Speeches, etc. against the King.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act against seditious Speeches, Words, and Rumours, against the King's most Excellent Majesty.

Attainder of Offenders in the late Treasons.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Attainder of divers Offenders in the late most barbarous, monstrous, detestable, and damnable Treasons.

These Two Bills referred to the same Committees that were appointed on the former Bill of Attainder, with Addition of the Lord Zouch: videlicet,

L. Archbp. of Cant.
L. Chancellor.
L. Treasurer.
L. Admiral.
L. Chamberlain.
E. of Shrewsburie.
E. of Worcester.
E. of South'ton.
E. of Devonshire.
E. of Northampton.
E. of Salisburie.
L. Viscount Lisle.
L. Bp. of London.
L. Bp. of Durham.
L. Bp. of Winchester.
L. Bp of Worcester.
L. Bp. of Bathe and Wells.
L. Bp. of St. David's.
L. Bp. of Carliell.
L. Bp. of Exceter.
L. Bp. of Elie.
L. Zouch.
L. Mountegle.
L. Riche.
L. Willughbie of Parham.
L. Sheffeild.
L. Northe.
L. Chandos.
L. Compton.
L. Knollis.
L. Wotton.
L. Russell.
L. Petre.
L. Gerard.
L. Spencer.
L. Stanhope.
L. Carew.
Lord Chief Justice of England,
Lord Chief Baron,
Mr. Justice Warberton,
Mr. Serjeant Crooke,
Mr. Attorney General,
To attend the Lords.

Appointed to meet at the Painted Chamber, near the Parliament Presence, upon Monday, the last of March, by Two in the Afternoon.

Mr. Attorney General to inform the House, in the Forenoon of the same Day, concerning the Evidences against the Parties to be attainted by this Bill.

Bills from the Commons.

Hodie allatæ sunt to Billæ a Domo Communi, presented by Mr. Secretary Herbert and others:

Countess of Essex's Jointure. Expedit.

1. An Act for the Assurance of the Jointure of the Right Honourable Frauncis Countess of Essex, Wife of the Right Honourable Robert Earl of Essex. Returned, with an Amendment, which was presently Twice read, and thereupon ingrossed, and then forthwith read the Third Time.

Governors of St. Beers School. Expedit.

2. An Act for Confirmation of Letters Patents, made to the Governors of the Free Grammar-School at St. Bees, in the County of Cumberland. Returned also, with an Amendment, which was likewise presently Twice read, and thereupon ingrossed, and then instantly read the Third Time.

Sir J. Areskin and Family.

3. An Act for the Naturalizing of Sir James Areskin, Knight, his Wife and Children. Returned also, with an Amendment.

4. An Act against Non-Residence and Pluralities of Benefices.

5. An Act for the more sure Establishing and Continuance of True Religion.


6. An Act for the Repeal of one Act, made in the Fourteenth Year of Queen Elizabeth's Reign, concerning the Length of Kersies. Prima vice lecta.

7. An Act for the Performance and Execution of a Decree in the Chancery, made between William Le Gris, Plaintiff, and Robert Cottrell, Defendant.

8. An Act concerning Walsh Cottons.

9. An Act for the Assurance of the Lands of Walter Walsh, Esquire.

10. An Act for the abating, and to restrain, the new Erection of Wears, Stanks, Kiddles, and other Obstructions, in great and navigable Rivers.

Attainder of Lord Cobham, and Brooke.

The Second Bill framed for the Attainder of the Lord Cobham, etc. which was referred to Committees, was this Day brought into the House, by the Lord Treasurer, the first of the Committees on that Bill; who made Report, That the same Bill, being also found by them, for some respects, not meet to be proceeded in, the said Committees had framed a Third Bill for that Purpose, which his Lordship presented to the House, intituled, An Act for the establishing in the Crown the Lands and Possessions of Henry late Lord Cobham, and George Brooke, Esquire, attainted of High Treason, with a Confirmation of Grants made by His Majesty.

Bishop of Bath and Wells excused.

Excuse made by the Lord Bishop of London, for the Absence of the Lord Bishop of Bathe and Wells, for Want of Health.

Absent Lords to pay Twice as much to the Poor's Box, as those who only neglect coming till after Prayers.

Upon a Motion by the Lord Chancellor, That (whereas the Order of the House being now in Use, That the Lords that come into the House after Prayers do contribute to the Poor Man's Box, according to the Rate of Two Shillings an Earl, and Twelve Pence every other Lord, for each Time) the like Order might be taken with those Lords that come not at all, having neither Proxy, nor sending their just Excuse for their Absence, who ought much rather to pay for their Absence than the others for their late Coming, and yet have not been charged with any Payment at all; it is Agreed, That the Lords that so absent themselves, upon any Parliament Day, without just Cause, as aforesaid, shall, for every such Default, pay double as much as those that come after Prayers, according to their several Degrees and Places in the House; and that the Clerk of the Crown shall daily inform himself of the Names of the said Lords, that shall in that Sort be absent, to the End he may receive of them as of the rest.


Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, 27m Martii, hora 9a.