House of Lords Journal Volume 9: 16 March 1647

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Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 9, 1646. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.

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DIE Martis, 16 die Martii.

PRAYERS, by Mr. Wilkinson.

Domini præsentes fuerunt:

Comes Northumb.
Comes Kent.
Comes Sarum.
Comes Lyncolne.
Comes Mulgrave.
Ds. Howard.
Ds. Grey.
Ds. Herbert.
Ds. Robertes.
Ds. Dacres.
Ds. Bruce.

Committee for Petitions.

Ordered, That the Committee for Petitions shall sit every Monday in the Afternoon, in the Painted Chamber, at Three of the Clock; and the Earl of Mulgrave is added to that Committee.

Dr. Gibbons to be restored to the Donative of Sevenoak.

Ordered, That it is recommended to the Committee of Lords and Commons for Sequestrations, to restore Dr. Gibbons to a Donative in Kent, taken away from him by the Committee in Kent.

Mrs. Stapilton's Cause, and Ly. Boynton's.

Upon reading the Petition of Dame Katherine Boynton Widow, late Wife of Sir Mathew Boynton Knight and Baronet, deceased:

It is Ordered, That the Cause between Mrs. Stapilton and the Court of Wards, and wherein the Lady Boynton is concerned, shall be further heard, by Counsel on both Sides, at this Bar, the Tenth Day of May next ensuing.

Ordinance for Judges for Wales.

The Ordinance for Justices of Sessions for The North and South Wales, was read the Third Time, and Agreed to; and Ordered, by the Lords, To be sent to the House of Commons for their Concurrence.

Ordinance to limit Grants out of the Excise.

The Ordinance which came from the House of Commons, concerning limiting a Time for the Continuance of the Excise granted to particular Towns, was read the Third Time, and Agreed to with an Alteration; and Ordered to be sent to the House of Commons for their Concurrence.

Ordinance concerning the E. I. Co.

The House was adjourned into a Committee during Pleasure, to take into Consideration the Ordinance concerning the East India Company.

The House was resumed.

And the Question being put, "Whether this Ordinance shall be now re-committed?"

It was Resolved in the Negative.

Then the said Ordinance was presently read, with Alterations, the Third Time.

And the Question being put, "Whether to agree to this Ordinance, with these Alterations now read?"

It was Resolved in the Negative.

Colonel Ayscough to be V. Admiral of Lincoln.

"Ordered, by the Lords and Commons assembled in Parliament, That they do approve of Colonel Edward Aiscough to be Vice-Admiral of the County of Lincolne."


House adjourned till 10a cras.


  • 1. This Order was agreed to by the Commons this Day.
  • 2. This Note is in the Original.