House of Lords Journal Volume 4: 27 April 1640

Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 4, 1629-42. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.

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'House of Lords Journal Volume 4: 27 April 1640', in Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 4, 1629-42, (London, 1767-1830) pp. 69-70. British History Online [accessed 18 April 2024]


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DIE Lunæ, 27 die Aprilis,

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

p. Archiepus. Cantuar.
Archiepus. Eborum.
Epus Dunelium.
Epus. Winton.
Epus. Wigorn.
p. Epus. Cestriæ.
Epus. Lincolne.
p. Epus. Sarum.
p. Epus. Co. et Lich.
p. Epus. Gluoc.
Epus. Exon.
p. Epus. Norwicens.
Epus. Carliol.
p. Epus. Asaphen.
p. Epus. Bath. et Well.
p. Epus. Oxon.
p. Epus. Hereff.
p. Epus. Elien.
Epus. Meneven.
p. Epus. Bristoll.
p. Epus. Bangor.
Epus. Roffen.
Epus. Cicestren.
p. Epus. Petriburgen.
p. Epus. Landaven.
p. Ds. Finch, Ds. Custos Mag. Sigilli.
p. Epus. London. Ds. Thesaur. Angliæ.
p. Comes Manchester, Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
p. Marchio Winton.
Comes Lindsey, Magnus Camer. Angliæ.
p. Comes Arundel et Surr. Comes Marescallus Angliæ, et Senesc. Hospitii.
p. Comes Northumbriæ, Magnus Admirallus Angliæ.
p. Comes Pembrooke, Camer. Hospitii.
Comes Salop.
Comes Kanc.
Comes Derby.
Comes Wigorn.
p. Comes Rutland.
Comes Cumbriæ.
Comes Sussex.
p. Comes Huntington,
p. Comes Bathen.
p. Comes South'ton.
p. Comes Bedford.
p. Comes Hertford.
p. Comes Essex.
Comes Lincolne.
p. Comes Nottingham.
Comes Suffolk.
p. Comes Dorset.
p. Comes Sarum.
Comes Exon.
Comes Somerset.
p. Comes Bridgewater.
Comes Leicester.
p. Comes North'ton.
p. Comes Warwiciæ.
p. Comes Devon.
p. Comes Cantabr.
Comes March.
p. Comes Carlisle.
p. Comes Denbigh.
Comes Bristoll.
Comes Midd.
p. Comes Holland.
p. Comes Clare.
p. Comes Bollingbrooke.
Comes Westmerland.
p. Comes Berks.
Comes Cleveland.
Comes Mulgrave.
Comes Danby.
p. Comes Mounmouth.
Comes Marleborough.
p. Comes Rivers.
p. Comes Newcastle.
Comes Dover.
p. Comes Petriburg.
Comes Stanford.
Comes Kingston.
p. Comes Carnarvan.
Comes Newport.
Comes Chesterfeild.
p. Comes Thanet.
p. Comes St. Albanes.
p. Comes Portland.
Comes Strafford.
Vicecomes Mountague.
Vicecomes Purbecke.
p. Vicecomes Say et Seal.
Vicecomes Conway.
p. Vicecomes Campden.
p. Ds. Mowbray.
p. Ds. Clifford.
Ds. Abergaveny.
p. Ds. Audley.
p. Ds. Strange.
Ds. Berkeley.
Ds. Morley et Mount.
Ds. Dudley.
Ds. Stourton.
Ds. Vaux.
Ds. Windsor.
Ds. Cromewell.
Ds. Evre.
p. Ds. Wharton.
p. Ds. Willoughby Par.
p. Ds. Pagett.
p. Ds. North.
Ds. Gerard.
Ds. Stanhope.
Ds. Arundel de War.
p. Ds. Kimbolton.
p. Ds. Newneham Paddox.
p. Ds. Brooke.
Ds. Mountague de Bough.
p. Ds. Gray de Werke.
p. Ds. Deincourt.
p. Ds. Roberts.
Ds. Craven.
Ds. Fawconberdge.
p. Ds. Lovelace.
Ds. Pawlet.
p. Ds. Harvey.
Ds. Brudnell.
Ds. Mainard.
p. Ds. Coventrie.
p. Ds. Howard de Esc.
p. Ds. Goring.
Ds. Mohun.
p. Ds. Savill.
Ds. Botiller.
p. Ds. Dunsmore.
p. Ds. Powis.
p. Ds. Herbert de Cher.
p. Ds. Cottington.


Absent Lords excused.

These Lords were excused, videlicet,

Comes Kingston, newly come, and not well
Epus. Exon, sick
Ds. Mountague.

Maintenance of Hospitals, etc.

The Lords Committees for Hospitals, etc. appointed to meet Tomorrow, videlicet, on Tuesday the 28th April, in the Painted Chamber, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon.

Publick Houses and Disorders by Footmen etc.

The Lords Committees for Pages and Footmen, ap pointed to meet upon Wednesday next, videlicet, 29 Aprilis, in the Painted Chamber, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, and as often as their Lordships please.

Lord introduced Earl Rivers.

The Earl of Rivers was brought into the House, between the Earl of Rutland and the Earl of Carlisle, and, having presented his Patent, upon his Knee, to the Lord Keeper, it was delivered unto the Clerk; and afterwards he was brought and placed next above the Earl of Newcastle.

Earl of Carnarvon.

The Earl of Carnarvan, in like Manner, was brought into the House, between the Earl of Sarum and the Earl of Denbigh; his Patent being delivered, on (fn. 1) the Knee, to the Lord Keeper, and afterwards to the Clerk, he was placed next below the Earl of Peterborough.

Lord Powis.

The Lord Powis, in like Manner, was brought into the House, between the Lord Howard and the Lord Goring; and his Patent being delivered, on the Knee, to the Lord Keeper, and afterwards to the Clerk, he was placed next to the Lord Dunsmore.

Dr. Manwaring Bishop of St David s.

The Business appointed for this Day, concerning Doctor Manwaring, is referred until To morrow Morning, videlicet, 28 Aprilis.

Bishop of Winchester s Absence exculed.

The Lord Bishop of Winchester was excused, being taken with a Lameness.


Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, diem Martis, 28m Aprilis instantis, hora nona Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.


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