House of Lords Journal Volume 3: 20 February 1621

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Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 3, 1620-1628. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.

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DIE Martis, videlicet, 20 die Februarii,

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

p. Carolus Princeps Walliæ, etc.

Archiepus. Cant.
Archiepus. Eborum.
Epus. London.
p. Epus. Dunelm.
p. Epus. Winton.
Epus. Exon.
p. Epus. Petriburgh.
p. Epus. Hereforden.
p. Epus. Wigorn.
p. Epus. Asaphen.
Epus. Norwicen.
Epus. Roffen.
p. Epus. Glocestren.
p. Epus. Meneven.
p. Epus. Covent. et Leich.
p. Epus. Carlien.
p. Epus. Bathon. et Wells.
Epus. Bangor.
Epus. Elien.
p. Epus. Lincoln.
p. Epus. Cicestren.
p. Epus. Oxon.
p. Epus. Bristol.
p. Epus. Cestren.
p. Epus. Landaven.
p. Epus. Sarum.
p. Vicecomes St. Alban, Mag. Canc. Angliæ.
p. Vicecomes Maundevil, Mag. Thesaur. Angliæ.
Comes Wigorn. Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
p. Marchio Buck. Mag. Admirallus Angliæ.
Marchio Winton.
p. Comes Oxon. Magnus Camerar. Angliæ.
p. Comes Richmond, Senescallus Hospitii.
p. Comes Pembroc. Camerar. Hospitii.
p. Comes Arundel.
Comes Northumbr.
Comes Nottingham.
Comes Salop.
Comes Kanciæ.
Comes Derbiæ.
p. Comes Rutland.
p. Comes Cumbr.
p. Comes Sussex.
p. Comes Huntingdon.
Comes Bathon.
p. Comes South'ton.
Comes Bedford.
Comes Hertford.
p. Comes Essex.
p. Comes Lincoln.
p. Comes Suffolciæ.
p. Comes Dorsett.
p. Comes Sarum.
Comes Exon.
Comes Mountgomery.
Comes Bridgewater.
Comes Leicestr.
p. Comes North'ton.
p. Comes Warwic.
p. Comes Devon.
p. Comes Cantabrig.
p. Comes March.
Comes Holdernesse.
Comes Berks.
Vicecomes Mountague.
Vicecomes Walingford.
p. Vicecomes Doncastr.
Vicecomes Purbeck.
p. Vicecomes Maunsfeild.
p. Vicecomes Feilding.
Ds. Abergaveny.
Ds. Audeley.
p. Ds. Zouch.
Ds. Willoughby de Er.
Ds. Morley et Mounteg.
p. Ds. Dacres de Herst.
p. Ds. Stafford.
p. Ds. Scrope.
Ds. Duddeley.
p. Ds. Stourton.
Ds. Herbert.
p. Ds. Darce de Men.
Ds. Sandis.
Ds. Vaux.
p. Ds. Windsor.
p. Ds. Wentwoorth.
Ds. Mordant.
Ds. Cromwell.
Ds. Eure.
Ds. Wharton.
Ds. Willoughby de P.
p. Ds. Sheffeild.
p. Ds. Pagett.
Ds. Darce de Chich.
p. Ds. North.
Ds. Chandois.
p. Ds. Hunsdon.
p. Ds. St. John de Bl.
Ds. Howard de Wa.
Ds. Wotton.
p. Ds. Russell.
p. Ds. Gray de Grooby.
p. Ds. Petre.
p. Ds. Danvers.
p. Ds. Gerrard.
p. Ds. Spencer.
p. Ds. Say et Seale.
p. Ds. Denny.
Ds. Stanhope de Harr.
p. Ds. Carew.
Ds. Arundell.
p. Ds. Knyvett.
p. Ds. Houghton.
Ds. Teynham.
p. Ds. Stanhope de Sh.
p. Ds. Noel.
p. Ds. Digby.

Message to the House of Commons.

BY Message from their Lordships, a Meeting, or Conference, was requested of the Lower House, whereby His Majesty's Answer, the last Day at the Access of both Houses unto his Highness, may now be delivered unto them of that House, by the Lord Chancellor, who, by common Assent of both Houses, was before employed as their common Mouth, as Speaker; and this to be with the Committees before in this Cause. The Time of it may be, with their Conveniency, forthwith in the Painted Chamber.

E. of Bedford's Lands.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the freeing and discharging of some Manors, Lands, and Tenements, late the Earl of Bedford's, of and from certain Rents and Fee-Farms, due and payable to the King's Majesty; and to impose and lay the same wholly upon other Manors, Lands, and Tenements charged with the same.

And committed unto the

Lord Treasurer.
Lord Chamberlain.
E. of Arundell.
E. of Huntingdon.
E. of South'ton.
E. of Rochester.
L. Bp. of Covent. et Leich.
L. Bp. of Bath and Wells.
L. Bp. of Salisbury.
L. Stourton.
L. Wentworth.
L. Sheffeild.
L. Pagett.
L. Hunsdon.
L. Petre.
L. Spencer.
L. Carew.
L. Haughton.
Lord Chief Baron,
Mr. Baron Denham,
His Majesty's Counsel Learned,
To attend the Lords.

To meet on Friday Morning, at Eight of the Clock in the Morning, in the Painted Chamber.

Answer from the Commons.

Answer from the Lower House, That their former Committees will presently attend and meet their Lordships, in the Painted Chamber, as their Lordships required.

The Petition, of which the Prince his Highness Yesterday asked more privately with certain of His Majesty's Council, of certain Lords, Members of this House, was now humbly (fn. 1)

The Lords Committees of this House went into the Painted Chamber, unto the Committees of the Commons, where the Lord Chancellor (as upon their Return he declared to the House) delivered the Effect of His Majesty's Answer to the Petition made to His Majesty by both Houses; and this his Lordship informed the House that he did, by acquainting the said Committees of the Lower House with such Notes, as he had taken of His Majesty's Answer.

"Hereupon, said his Lordship, it was by Sir Edward Coke, one of the said Committees of the Lower House, desired, that, as that House had delivered in Writing their Suit and Petition, so the Committees of that House might from me receive the Memorial in Writing, which I took of His Majesty's Answer." His Lordship further declared, That to Sir Edward Coke's Motion he made Answer, "That, forasmuch as the Paper wherein he took the said Remembrances was small, and unfit to be publickly perused, that therefore his Lordship might have Time until To-morrow to perfect his said Notes." And now his Lordship desired to understand the Pleasure and Direction of the House therein. And, upon the Question, Agreed, That such Note or Writing, as was so desired as aforesaid, should be delivered.

Moved by the Lord Hunsdon, That the Original might remain with the Clerk of this House; which Motion received no Answer.

Exportation of Gold and Silver.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act against Transportation of Money in Gold and Silver Sterling, or of Gold, or Silver Vessel, Plate, or Bullion, into any Parts beyond the Seas, or out of the King's Dominions.


Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, diem Mercurii, 21m diem Februarii, hora nona, Dominis sic decernentibus.


  • 1. Sic in Orig.