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Hodie za vice le&ta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act for Comes Lindsey, Mag“ the Encouragement of Privateers.”

nus Camerarius.

Comes Carlisle, Ma-
The Question was put, “Whether this Bill, with rescallus.
" the Amendments and Provisos, shall pass?”

Comes Rivers.
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Comes Peterborowi

Comes Winchilsea.
Message to
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Sir

Comes Nottinghan.
Amendments Richard Holford and Mr. Pitt:

Their Lordships, or any Three of them, to
down the said Bill, and desire their Concur-

meet To-morrow, at Ten a Clock, in the rence to their Lordships Amendments and Provisos made

Prince's Lodgings, near the House of Peers; thereto.

and to adjourn as they please.

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A Message was brought from the House of Commons, thence, with

Whereas this Day was appointed for John Leves to Leves

attached. Bilis, and to by Sir Rowland Gwyn and others :

attend this House; who being called for, and not at-
return Sir
W. Athurst's To return the Bill, intituled, “ An Act for the Relief tending, the Officer who served him with the Order,
Bill.

“ of Sir William Ashurst Knight, with relation to the being sworn, said, “ He served him with the Order for
“ forfeited Estates in Ireland;” and to acquaint this

“ his Attendance :"
House, that they have agreed to their Lordships Amend-
ments made to the said Bill.

It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Tempo

ral in Parliament assembled, That the Serjeant at Arms A Message from the House of Commons, by Sir Row- with attach the Body of the said John Leves, and bring

attending this House, his Deputy or Deputies, do forth-
land Gwyn and others :

him in safe Custody to the Bar of this House, to answer
Who brought up a Bill, intituled, “ An A&t for the for his Contempt; and this shall be a sufficient Warrant
“ Relief of Elizabeth Wandesford, and Elizabeth Foulkes on that Behalf.
“ her Daughter by Garret Foulkes Esquire deceased ;'

To the Serjeant at Arms attend-
to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

ing this House, his Deputy or

Deputies, and every of them. .
A Message from the House of Commons by Sir John
Bowles and others :

The Order of the Thirteenth Instant being read, for E. of Lymea

' Who brought up a Bill, intituled, “ An Act for the taking into Confideration the Petition of the Earl and “ Relief of Dennis Molony Gentleman, with relation to Countess of Lymerick : “ the forfeited Estates in Ireland ;to which they defire the Concurrence of this House.

Hodie 2a vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act

“ for the Relief of Thomas Earl of Lymerick, of the A Message from the House of Commons, by the Lord “ Kingdom of Ireland, and Eufemia Countess Dowager Fairfax and others :

“ of Lymcrick, with relation to the forfeited Estates in

Ireland." Who brought up a Bill, intituled, “ An Act for the " Relief of Charlotte Talbot, with relation to the for“ feited Estates in Ireland ;" to which they desire the Then the Earl of Nottingham acquainted the House, Queen's PreConcurrence of this House.

“ That Her Majesty was very willing to dispense with

pensed with, “ Her Royal Prerogative, as to the Bills now depend- as to Bills now

depending, reCorresponThe House being moved, “ That an humble Appli

ing, relating to the forfeited Estates in Ireland.dence between

lating to forEngland and “ cation be made to Her Majesty, from this House, that the Allies with « Correspondence may be stopped between the Allies

Whereupon a Debate arose, “ Whether a Com- in Ireland. " and French :" prevented.

“ mittee shall be appointed, to explain the Order of the

“ Seventh Instant, that it do not extend to any Bill now It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiricual and Temporal

depending in either House of Parliament ?”
in Parliament affembled, That an humble Address be

After Debate ;
made to Her Majesty, from this House, “ That Her Ma-
jesty will be pleased to use Her Endeavours with the

The Question was put, “ Whether this Debate
“ Allies, that all Correspondence be prevented between
France and the Allies jointly with England.

“ fhall be adjourned to To-morrow?"

It was Resolved in the Negative,
Committee to
Lords Committees appointed to draw an humble

Then this Question was put, “ Whether a Com-
Address, to be presented to Her Majesty, “ That

“ mittee shall be appointed, to explain the Order
“ Her Majesty would use Her Endeavours with the

“ of the Seventh Instant, that it do not extend
“ Allies, that all Correspondence be prevented be-
“tween France and the Allies jointly with Eng-

to take place until after the End of this Sel

66 fion of Parliament ?"
land;" and report to the House'; (videlicet,)
Ds.Godolphin,The-

Ds. Ferrers.

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
faurarius Angl.

Ds. Raby.
March. Normanby,

Ds. Guilford.

It is this Day Resolved and Declared, by the Lords Former ResaDs, Sommers.

Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Bills of Restie Dux Devon, Se

Ds. Halifax.

the Resolution of this House, made the Seventh Instant, tution, &c. nescallus.

for Proceedings on the Lord Bophin and the Earl of explained. Dux Bolton.

Carlingford's Bills, pursuant to a Message received from
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Her
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feited Ellates

draw an Addrels.

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Her Majesty, relating to the passing of Bills for restoring

Comes Kingsion: in Blood, and reverling Attainders of High Treason

Comes Carnarvon. by Outlawries, shall be, and is hereby, explained; so

Comes Sunderland,
as not to extend or take place until after the End of this

Comes Sandwich.
Sellion of Parliament.

Comes Esex.

Comes Anglesey. e Lymerick's Ordered, That the Bill, intituled, “ An A& for

Comes Burlington. Bill “ the Relief of Thomas Earl of Lymerick, of the King

Comes Suffex. “ dom of Ireland, and Eufemia Countess Dowager of

Comes Feversham.

Comes Radnor.
Lymerick, with relation to the forfeited Estates in Ire-
" land," shall be committed to a Committee of the whole

Comes Nottingham.
House, To-morrow.

Comes Abingdon.
Comes Plimouth.

Comes Portland.
Then the Earl of Nottingham, by Her Majesty's

Comes Scarbrough.
Command, acquainted the House, “ That Her Majesty,

Comes Warrington.
“ out of Her great Compassion to the Persons concern-

Comes Bradford. “ ed in this Bill, is graciously pleased to dispense with

Comes Romney. “ Her Prerogative Royal in this Cafe.”

Viscount Say & Seale.

Viscount Townshend.
Books and
Pamphlets to
Whereas this Day was appointed, for the House to

Viscount Weymouth. be considered, take into Consideration the Pamphlets and Books now

Viscount Longueville.
in this House, and others which have been mentioned
in the House; and for the Master and Wardens of the
Stationers Company to attend, to give an Account of

PRAYERS.
the Authors, Printers, and Publishers of the said Books
and Pamphlets, so far as they can:

Hodie 2* vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An A&t to Savage's Bill.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Tem “ recompense Philip Savage Esquire, for the Charge

“ of Outlawries, and attending the Trustees for the for.
poral in Parliament assembled, That the said Pam-

« feited Estates in Ireland.
phlets and Books shall be considered To-morrow, at
Eleven a Clock; and that all Persons who were to attend

ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a
this Day do then attend.

Committee of the whole House, on Monday next.

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Bill,

Hodie 1: vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act for Annesley's “ the Relief of Maurice Annesley Esquire, with relation

to the forfeited Estates in Ireland."

Verzor

Epus. London.
Epus. Dunelm. &

Crew.
Epus. Landaffe.
Epus. Roffen.
Epus. Exon.
Epus. Lich.d. Cov.
Epus. Petrib.
Epus. Gloucestr.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. Cicestr.
Epus. Bangor.

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Ds. Custos Magni
Sigilli.

Ds. Lawarr.
Dux Somerset, Präses. Ds. Fitzwalter.
March. Normanby,

Ds. Wharton.
C.P.S.

Ds. Chandos.
Dux Devonshire, Se- Ds. Lovelace.
nescallus.

Ds. Howard Esc.

Ds. Mohun.
Dux Richmond.

Ds. Raby.
Dux Northumberland,

Ds. Jermyn.
Dux Bolton.

Ds. Byron.
Dux Bedford.

Ds. Vaughan.
Dux Newcastle.

Ds. Culpeper.
Comes Lindsey, Mag- Ds. Lucas.
nus Camerarius.

Ds. Rockingham Comes Carlisle, Ma- Ds. Lexington. rescallus.

Ds. Berkeley Str.
Comes Jersey, Came- Ds. Cornwallis.
rarius.

Ds. Dartmouth.
Comes Kent.

Ds. Cholmondeley.
Comes Denbigh.

Ds. Ashburnbam.
Comes Rivers.

Ds. Haver ham.
Comes Peterborow. Ds. Halifax,
Comes Stanford.
Comes Winchilsea.

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Hodie 2a vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An A& for Hodie 1* vice letta eft Billa; intituled, đi An Aa Talbot'a Birl

. “ the Relief of John Ellis Esquire, with relation to for the Relief of Charlotte Talbot, with relation to " the forfeited Estates in Ireland.

" the forfeited Estates in Ireland.

Ellis's Bill.

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Hodie 3* vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “ An A&t for

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Silk, Inpor-
tation of, Bill.“ Importing into England Thrown Silk of the Growth
of Sicily, from the Port of Leghorn in Italy.

ORDERED, That the Commons have Notice, that

the Lords have agreed to the said Bill, without any The Question was put,

" Whether this Bill Thall Amendment:

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pass ?”

Bill.

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Then the House was adjourned during Pleasure, and Mrs. Sinich's

put into a Committee upon the Bill, intituled, “An ORDERED, That the Commons have Notice, that * Act for the Relief of Susannah Smith Widow, with the Lords have agreed to the said Bill, without any or relation to the forfeited Eltates in Ireland." Amendment.

After some Time, the House was refúmed. Jews Protero

Hodie 3e vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act And the Lord Viscount Longueville reported, “That fant Children,

to oblige the Jews to maintain and provide for their “ the Comınittee had gone through the said Bill; and
Bill.
“ Protestant Children.”

" think it fit to pass, without any Amendment."
The Question was put,
" Whether this Bill shall

Hodie za vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “ An A&t for

" the Relief of Sufannah Smith Widow, with relation It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

" to the forfeited Estates in Ireland.
ORDERED, That the Commons have Notice, that the

The Question was put, “Whether this Bill fall
Lords have agreed to the said Bill, without any Amend .

pass?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative. Wandesford

Hodie id vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act and Poulkes, 6 for the Relief of Elizabeth Wandesford, and Elizabeth

ORDERED, That the Commons have Notice, that the .

Foulkes her Daughter by Garret Foulkes Esquire de Lords have agreed to the said Bill, without any Amend-
ceased.”

pals ?"

ment.

ment.

Vernon's Bill.

Hodie je vice lefta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act Hodie 1vice lefta eft Billa, intituled, " An Act Sale Duties “ for the Relief of Mary Vernon, with relation to the for preventing Frauds in the Duties upon Salt, and and Debene forfeited Estates in Ireland."

for the better Payment of Debentures at the Custom

“ house.” Lavaliin's Bill. Hodie id vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act “ for the Relief of Jane Lavallin, with relation to the

A Message from the House of Commons, by Colonel Italian « forfeited Estates in Ireland.

Lee and others :

Throws Silk,

Importation Sheriffs to Hodie 3* vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “ An Act

Who brought up a Bill, intituled, “ An Act for the of, Bilbo continue in

“ Importation of fine Italian Thrown Silk ;" to which
their Office, for the continuing the present Sheriffs in England and
Bill.

Wales until the First Day of Hillary Term next, un- they delire the Concurrence of this House.
“ less Her Majesty Ihall think fit to determine them
“ sooner."

Hodie ja vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, « An Act

“ for the Importation of fine Italian Thrown Silk."
The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill shall
" pass?”

Complaint being made to the House, of a Pamphlet, Proceedings
It was Refolved in the Affirmative.

intituled, Animadversions upon the Two last Thirtieth and RetulORDERED, That the Commons have Notice, that

“ of January Sermons, one preached to the Honourable Pamphlets. the Lords have agreed to the said Bill, without any House of Commons, the other to the Lower House of Wide Report

thereof Amendment.

Convocation ; in a Letter ;"

Inftant. After

sions on the

mons to be burnt.

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After reading and considering several Paragraphs and “ The Fact of this Day was such a vying with the Places therein, and Debate thereupon; it is Resolved “ First Arch Rebel, the apostate Angel Lucifer; it and Declared, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in was such a going beyond the old Serpent, in his own Parliament assembled, That the Book, or Pamphlet, in “ Way of Intoience and Pride, that it is no wonder if tituled, Animadversions upon the Two last Thirtieth of “ he then began to raise his Head, and set up for Do“ January Sermons, one preached to the Honourable “ minion in this World, when thus warmed and en

House of Commons, the other to the Lower House of livened, by a fiery Zeal in fome, and Rage in others, “ Convocation; in a Letter," is a malicious villainous to the Degree of Drunkenness, thirsting after, and Libel, containing very many Reflections on King Charles satiating themselves in, Royal Blood; and in which the First of ever blessed Memory, and tending to the “ respect only, heated to the Degree of Frenzy and Subversion of the Monarchy.

“ Madness, the Plea in my Text may seem to have

“ fome Hold of them ; Father, forgive them, for they Animadver It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal

know not what they do!Two 30th

in Parliament assembled, That the Pamphlet, intituled, January Ser.

After Debate thereupon, it being proposed, “To
Animadversions on the Two last Thirtieth of January « censure these Paragraphs;" the House came to the
Sermons, one preached before the Honourable House of following Resolution :
Commons, the other to the Lower House of Convoca-
tion ; in a Letter,” shall be burnt, by the Hands of the

“ It is Resolved ard Declared, by the Lords Spiri-
common Hangman, in The Old Palace Yard, Westminster,

“ tual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That in
on Friday the Two and Twentieth Day of this Instant

" the Book, intituled, A Sermon preached, on January
May, between the Hours of One and Two of the Clock
in the Afternoon of the same Day.

the 30th, 170, in King Henry the Seventh's Cha

pel, before the Reverend Clergy of the Lower House of To the Sheriffs of London and

Convocation, by W. Binckes, D. D. a Proctor for the
Midd’x, and every of them.

Diocese of Lichfield and Coventry,” there are several
“ Expressions that give just Scandal and Offence to all

66 Christian People.'
Dr. Bincks's Then the House took into consideration a Book,
30th January intituled, " A Sermon preached, on January the 30th,

Then, it being proposed to burn this Sermon;
1701, in King Henry the Seventh's Chapel, before
the Reverend Clergy of the Lower House of Convocation, This Question was put,

" Whether this Sermon
" by W. Binckes, D. D. a Proctor for the Diocess of ~ shall be burnt?"
" Lichfield and Coventry :”

It was Resolved in the Negative.
And some Parts or Paragraphs out of the Ninth,
Tenth, and Fifteenth Pages of the said Book being It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
read, as followeth ; (videlicet,)

in Parliament assembled, That the Resolution above

recited shall be communicated to the Lord Bishop of
“ And First, as to the near Resemblance between Lichfield and Coventry.
" the Parties concerned, as well the Actors as the
“ Sufferers ; comparing those in the Text with those

Complaint being made to the House, of Two Passages Pamphlets,
“ of the Day: And here one would imagine, the in the Pamphlet, intituled, “l. Reasons for addressing Reactores
" latter were resolved to take St. Paul's Expression in His Majesty to invite into England their Highnesses the addresling His
“ the most literal Sense the Words will bear, and cru-

Electoress Dowager and the Electoral Prince of Ha- Majelty to incify to themselves the Lord afresh; and, in the

nover ; and likewise, Il. Reasons for attainting and vite into Eng. " nearest Likeness that could be, put Him to an open

« abjuring the pretended Prince of Wales, and all others Electoral “ Shame. If, with respect to the Dignity of the Per

pretending any Claim, Right, or Title, from the late Highnelles, fon, to have been born King of the Jews, was what

“ King James and Queen Mary ; with Arguments for tainting, &c. “ ought to have skreened our Saviour

from Violence ; « making a vigorous War againji France :” The Passages per poded “ here is also one, not only born to a Crown, but ac

were read to the House, and are as follow ; (videlicet,) Wales,
“ tually .poffessed of it: He was not only called King
by some, and at the same Time derided by others

“ It appears from History, that all free People have
“ for being so called ; but He was acknowledged by « set aside the Children of Tyrants, for Reasons of eter-
“ all to be a King: He was not just dressed up for an " nal and universal Force; as inheriting the Principles
“ Hour or Two in purple Robes, and faluted with and Designs of their Parents

, bearing an Affection to
a Hạil, King! but the usual Ornaments of Ma-

“ their Friends, and owing a Revenge to their Enemies;
jesty were His customary Apparel: His Subjects « as more likely to grasp at a greater Power than even
“ owned Him to be their King ; and yet thcy brought “ their Parents, the better to secure themselves from
“ Him before a Tribunal; they judged Him, they con-
“ demned Him; and, that they might not be wanting “ gations to those Foreign Potentates who protected or

“ their Disgrace, and being under extraordinary Obli-
“ in any Thing to set Him at naught, they spit upon

" restored them.
“ Him, and treated Him with the utmost Contempt.
“ Our Saviour's declaring, that His Kingdom was not

“ XXXI. In Fine, whether the Abjuration be penal
of this World, might look like a Sort of Renunciation or voluntary (for I cannot doubt of one or the other),
of His Temporal Sovereignty, for the present, desir-

“ I hope Care will be taken, that it be tendered, as, “ ing only to reign in the Hearts of Men : But here “ I said before, to all Manner of Persons, not excepting “ was nothing of this in the Case before us; here was " the King's Majesty, or her Royal Highness the Prinan indisputable unrenounced Right of Sovereignty,

« cess of Denmark. For all the Securities we give to “ both by the Laws of God and Man; He was the

" them, they owe this Security to us.

Not that I doubt “ reigning Prince, and the Lord's Anointed; and

yer,

“ either of them, from which I am the farthest of any “ in Despite of all Law, both human and divine, He “ Man in the World ; but they both of 'em very “ was, by direct Force of Arms, and the most daring

" well know what Stories and Surmises our Enemies “ Methods of a flagrant Rebellion and Violence, de “ have been actually spreading, to amuse and intimidate prived at once of His Imperial Crown and Life. " the People; they have whispered horrible Things, of

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“ blind and clancular Bargains; but Cæsar's Wife

PR A Y ER S. ought to be unsuspected as well as innocent.”

Hodie 2a vice lecta cst Billa, intituled, An Act

Mrs. Vernon's It is Resolved and Declared, by the Lords Spiritual

Bill.

“ for the Relief of Mary Vernon, with relation to the
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That there are

« forfeited Estates in Ireland."
in the Pamphlet, intituled, “I. Reasons for addressing
His Majesty to invite into England i heir Highnesses the ORDERED, That the Confideration of the said Bill be
EleEtoress Dowager and the Electoral Prince of Hano- coinmitted to a Committee of the whole House, presently.
ver; and likewise, II. Reasons for attainting and ab-

juring the pretended Prince of Wales, and all others Then the House was adjourned during Pleasure, and
pretending any Claim, Right, or Title, from the late put into a Committee on the said Bill.
King James and Queen Mary, with Arguments for

making a vigorous War against France ;" Assertions After some Time, the House was resumed.
22th Instant and Insinuations scandalous and dangerous, tending to
Proceedings

And the Lord Viscount Longueville reported, That
reported, and alienate the Affections of the Subjects of this Kingdom

" the Committee had gone through the faid Bill; and
ordered to be from Her Majesty, and to disturb the Peace and Quiet of « think it fit to pass, without any
.

Amendment.”
the Kingdom.
Baldwin and
The House being informed, “ That Mrs.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, “ An Act for
Derby to

Baldwin was the Publisher of the Book, intituled, “ the Relief of Mary Vernon, with relation to the for-
attend.

“ feited Estates in Ireland.
Animadversions on the Two last 30th January Ser-
mons, &c.” and that she had the Book from John

The Question was put,

" Whether this Bill shall
Derby :"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Tem.

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
poral in Parliament assembled, That the said
Baldwin and John Derby shall and they are hereby

ORDERED,

That the Commons have Notice that the
required to attend this House on Monday next, at
Eleven a Clock.

Lords have agreed to the said Bill, without any Amend

pass ?”

ment.

Adjourn.

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Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum effe usque ad et in diem Lunæ, decimum octavum diem instantis Maii, hora undecima Aurora, Dominis fic decernentibus.

DIE

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Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes

fuerunt :

Then the House was adjourned during Pleasure, and Lady Falk. put into a Comunittee upon the Bill, intituled, Act for enlarging the Time to Rebecca Viscountels Falkland, of the Kingdom of Scotland, to enter her " Claim before the Trustees for the forfeited Estates in Ireland, to a Mortgage upon Part of the said Estates.”

After some Time, the House was resumed.

And the Lord Viscount Longueville reported,
“ the Committee had gone through the said Bill; and
“ think it fit to pass, without any Amendment."

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Hodie a vice be Ela eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act “ for enlarging the Time to Rebecca Viscountess Falkland, of the Kingdom of Scotland, to enter her Claim “ before the Trustees for the forfeited Estates in Ireland, to a Mortgage upon Part of the said Estates." The Question was put,

" Whether this Bill shall “ país?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

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ORDERED, That the Commons have Notice, that the Lords have agreed to the said Bill, without any Amendment.

Epus. Dunel. & Crew. Ds. Custos Magni
Epus. Roffen.

Sigilli.
Epus. Exon.
Ds. Thefaurarius.

Ds. Lawarr.
Epus. Petrib.
Dux Somerset, P.

Ds. Ferrers.
March. Normanby,
Epus. Gloucestr.

Ds. Wharton.

C. P. S.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. Cicesir.
Dux Devonshire, Se. Ds. Chandos.

Ds. Lovelace.

nescallus. Epus. Bangor.

Ds. Howard Esc.
Dux Northumberland.

Ds. Mobun.
Dux Bolton.

Ds. Raby.
Comes Kent.

Ds. Culpeper.
Comes Northampton. Ds. Lucas.
Coines Denbigh). Ds. Rockingham.
Comes Rivers, Ds. Berkeley Str.
Comes Peterborow. Ds. Dartmouth.
Comes Stamford. Ds. Guilford.
Comes Winchilsea. Ds. Wefton.
Comes Carnarvon. Is. Haversham.
Comes Sunderland. Dz. Halifax.
Comes Sandwich.
Comes Essex.
Comes Anglesey.
Comes Burlington.
Comes Feversham.
Comes Radnor.
Comes Berkeley.
Comes Rochester.
Comes Abingdon.
Comes Scarbrough.
Comes Warrington.
Comes Bradford.
Comes Romey:
Viscount Longueville.

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