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The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill shall summon all Parties before them, who may be concerned
in the Bill; and, after hearing all the Parties, and peIt was resolved in the Affirmative.
rusing the Bill, are to report to the House the State of
the Case, with their Opinion thereupon, under their Exchequer Hodie 3" vice lečta ef Billa, intituled, “ An Act for Hands, and are to sign the said Bill. Bil,
“ raising the Sum of Ten millions five hundred thousand (10,500,000l.) Bill “ Pounds by Exchequer Bills, for the Service of Great Upon reading the Petition of Samuel Moraud, pray- Moraud for a
NaturalizaBritain, for the Year One thousand eight hundred ing Leave to bring in a Bill for his Naturalization:
tion Bill : ~ and nine.”
It is Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a
“ Whether this Bill shall Bill according to the Prayer of the said Petition.
Accordingly, The Lord Walsingham presented to the Bill pre-
House a Bill, intituled, “ An Ad for naturalizing Samuel sented.
The said Bill was read the First Time.
Upon reading the Petition of Peter Urbanus Sartoris, Sartoris for a “ país ?”
Son of Jean Jaques Sartoris and Anne Marquerite NaturalizaIt was resolved in the Affirmative.
Sartoris, born at Geneva, praying Leave to bring in a
Bill for his Naturalization : Messages to
And Messages were, severally, sent to the House of It is ORDERED, That Leave be given to bring in a H. C. that Commons by Mr. Smith and Mr. Ord:
Bill, according to the Prayer of the faid Petition. the Lords have agreed
To acquaint them, That the Lords have agreed to the to the Four said Bills, without any Amendment.
Accordingly, The Lord Walsingham presented to the Bill prepreceding
House a Bill
, intituled, “ An Act for naturalizing Peter sented. Bills.
66 Urbanus Sartoris.”
The said Bill was read the First Time.
tuled, “ An Act for the Relief of Prisoners in Custody
The House being moved, “ That a Day may be ap- Hone against “ Courts of Equity.”
pointed for hearing the Cause, wherein Nathaniel Davies et al. After some Time, the House was resumed:
“ Hone Esquire is Appellant, and Sarah Davis Widow,
“ and others, are Respondents :"
It is Ordered, That this House will hear the said
Causes, after those already appointed. any Amendment."
ORDERED, That the Accounts laid before the House Accounts reMilitia The House (according to Order) was adjourned during by the Earl Bathurst (by His Majesty's Command) on pecting the Enlistment Pleasure, and put into a Committee upon the Bill, inti- Friday last, be printed. Bill.
American “ tuled, “ An Act to allow a certain Proportion of the
Colonies, to “ Militia of Great Britain to enlist voluntarily into the The House being informed, “ That Mr. Johnson, from be printed. Regular Forces.”
" the Office of the Chief Secretary for Ireland, attended, Eighth ReAfter some Time, the House was resumed:
“ he was called in, and delivered at the Bar, pursuant to port of Com“ the Directions of an Act of Parliament ;
Enquiry, And the Lord Walsingham reported from the Commit« The Eighth Report of the Commissioners of Enquiry delivered:
), tee, “ That they had gone through the Bill, and made “ some Amendments theretu, which he was ready to
« in Ireland.” “ report, when the House will please to receive the
And then he withdrew.
And the Title thereof being read by the Clerk ;
ORDERED, That the said Report do lie on the Table.
ORDERED, That the said Report be printed. Hawkins The Lord Ellenborough, Lord Chief Justice of the against the
Court of King's Bench, in the usual Manner delivered The House being informed, “ That Mr. Farrun, Se. Eat India King, in
in at the Table, a Writ of Error, wherein Error.
cretary to the East India Dock Company, attended ;'Dock ComEdward Hawkins Esquire, is Plaintiff,
He was called in, and delivered at the Bar, pursuant counts The King, Defendant.
to the Directions of an Act of Parliament;
“ Annual Account of Receipts and Disbursements Anne Camp
Upon reading the Petition of Anne Preston Campbell “ by the East India Dock Company, dated 17th Febell's Peti of Lochlane, in the County of Perth, Spinster, Catherine tion referred
And then he withdrew.
And the Title thereof being read by the Clerk;
“ enclosing Lands in the Parish of Radcliffe, and the Enclosure Street, Spring Gardens, in the County of Middlesex, for
Township of Ainsworth, in the Parish of Middleton, in Bill. himself, and on Behalf of Ralph Abercromby his Son, an " the County Palatine of Lancaster.” Infant, all Heirs of Entail of the Estate of Lochlane, in the County aforesaid ; praying Leave to bring in a Bill for
ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to the
Consideration of the Lords following:
L. Hood of Cather-
L. St. Helen's. and the Woolfack, the Lord Chancellor in the Middle;
the Black Rod to fignify to the Commons, “ The Lords
" Commiflioners defire their immediate Attendance in Their Lordships, or any Five of them, to meet on
this House, to hear the Commission read.”
The Lord Chancellor said;
My Lords, . and Gentlemen of the House of Avon Canal enabling the Kennet' and il von Canal Company to raise
" Commons : Bill. " a sufficient Sum of Money to complete the said Canal,
“ His Majesty, not thinking fit to be personally pre“ and for amending the several Acts for making the
“ sent here at this Time, has been pleased to caufe a 66 same.”
“ Commiflion to be issued under the Great Seal, and Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to the thereby given His Royal Assent to divers Acts, which Confideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed: “ have been agreed upon by both Houses of Parliament,
" the Titles whereof are particularly mentioned ; and by Their Lordships, or any Five of them, to meet on the
" the said Commiflion hath commanded us to declare same Day, at the fame Place; and to adjourn as
" and notify His Royal Afsent to the said several Acts, in they please.
“ the Presence of you, the Lords and Commons, assem
“ bled for that Purpose ; which Commission you will Aberdeen Hodie 2° vice lecta ef Billa, intituled, “ An Act for shire Canal
now hear read :" “ better enabling the Company of Proprietors of the Bill.
“ Aberdeenshire Canal Navigation to raise the necessary Then the said Commission was read by the Clerk, as “ Fund to complete the same.”
follows ; (videlicet) ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to the 6 GEORGE R. Consideration of the Lords Committees aforenamed :
“ GEORGE the Third, by the Grace of God, of the Their Lordships, or any Five of them, to meet on
“ United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, King, the same Day, at the saine Place; and to adjourn
“ Defender of the Faith : To our right trusty and right as they please.
well-beloved, the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and
“ to Our trusty and well-beloved the Knights, Citizens, Pemberton et ORDERED, That the Errors assigned upon the Writ
“ and Burgesses, and the Commissioners for Shires al. against of Error, wherein Mary Pemberton and others are Plain
“ and Burghs of the House of Commons, in this Oakes and tiffs, and Charles Oakes and Thomas Willington are De
“ present Parliament assembled, Greeting : Whereas Willington, in Error. fendants, be further argued by One Counsel on each side “ We have seen and perfectly understood divers and on Friday next.
“ fundry Acts, agreed and accorded on by you Our
loving Subjects, the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, Adjourn. Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamen
“ and the Commons, in this Our present Parliament tum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Mercurii,
“afsembled, and endorsed by you, as hath been acvicesimum secundum diem instantis Februarii, horâ un
" customed, the Titles and Names of which Acts
“ hereafter do particularly ensue ; (that is to say), decimâ Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.
“ An Act for continuing to His Majesty certain Duties “ on Malt, Sugar, Tobacco, and Snuff, in Great Britain, C and on Pensions, Offices, and Personal Estates in
England, for the Service of the Year One thousand I E Mercurii, 22° Februarii 1809.
eight hundred and nine.” 6 An A&t for raising the
6 Sum of Ten millions five hundred thousand Pounds, Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
“ by Exchequer Bills, for the Service of Great Britain, fuerunt :
“ for the Year One thousand eight hundred and nine."
“ An Act for raising the Sum of One million five hunArchiep. Cantuar. Dux CUMBERLAND. Ds. Hastings.
« dred thousand Pounds, by Exchequer Bills, for the
Ds. Napier. Epus. Carlial. Ds. Eldon, Cancella
“ Service of Great Britain, for the Year One thousand Ds. Walsingham. rius.
eight hundred and nine.” “ An Act for continuing Ds. Hood of Cather o the Term and Powers of several Acts passed for repairComes Aylesford, ington.
« ing the Harbour and Quay of Watchett, in the County Senescallus. Ds. Arden.
“ of Somerset.” And albeit the said Acts, by you Our Comes Grabam.
“ said Subjects, the Lords and Commons, in this Our Comes Buckingham
“ present Parliament assembled, are fully agreed and Shire.
“ consented unto, yet nevertheless the same are not of Comes Nelson.
“ Force and Effect in the Law, without Our Royal
“ Assent given and put to the said Acts: And forasmuch PRAYERS.
“ as for divers Causes and Considerations, We cannot The Lord Steward reported,
“ conveniently at this Time be present in Our Royal
" That the Lords with King's
“ Person in the Higher House of Our faid Parliament, Anlwer to “ White Staves had (according to Order) waited on His “ being the Place accustomed to give Our Royal Aflent Addresses.
Majesty, with their Lordships Addresses of Thursday " to such Acts as have been agreed upon by you our “ last and Monday last; and that His Majesty was pleased “ said Subjects, the Lords and Commons, We have “ to say, He would give Directions accordingly.” " therefore caused these Our Letters Patent to he
“ made, and have signed the same, and by the famie do Bills passed by The Lord Chancellor acquainted the House, “ That
give and put Our Royal Afsent to the said Acts, and Commision. “ His Majesty had been pleased to issue a Commission to
to all Articles, Clauses, and Provisions therein con“ several Lords therein named, for declaring His Royal“ tained, and have fully agreed and assented to the faid “ Aflent to several Acts, agreed upon by both Houses of “ Acts; Willing, that the faid Acts, and every Article, « Parliament.”
“ Claufe, Sentence, and Provision therein contained, The House was adjourned during Pleasure.
“ from henceforth shall be of the same Strength, Force,
« and Effect, as if We had been personally present in The House was resumed.
" the said higher House, and had openly and publickly, Then Three of the Lords Commissioners, being in their “ in the Presence of you all, assented to the fame : Robes, and feated on a Form placed between the Throne “ And We do, by these Presents, declare and notify
" the fame Our Royal Assent, as well to you the Lords Then the Lord Chancellor said,
" Form and Words.”
Then the Clerk Assistant, having received the Money “ and most faithful Counsellor George Prince of Wales ;
Bills from the Hands of the Speaker, brought them to « Our most dear Sons and faithful Counsellors Frederick the Table, where the Deputy Clerk of the Crown read “ Duke of York, William Duke of Clarence, Edward the Titles of those and the other Bill to be passed, « Duke of Kent, Erneft Duke of Cumberland, Auguftus severally, as follow; (videlicet) “ Duke of Sussex, Adolphus Duke of Cambridge ; Our “ most dear Nephew and faithful Counsellor William 1. “ An Act for continuing to His Majesty certain “ Frederick Duke of Gloucester ; the most Reverend “ Duties on Malt, Sugar, Tobacco, and Snuff in Great “ Father in God, Our right trusty and well-beloved “ Britain; and on Pensions, Offices, and Personal Estates “ Counsellor Charles Archbishop of Canterbury, Primate “ in England; for the Service of the Year One thousand " and Metropolitan of all England; Our faid Chancellor “ eight hundred and nine." “ of that Part of Our United Kingdom of Great Britain 2. “ An Act for raising the Sum of Ten millions five “ and Ireland called Great Britain ; Our right trusty and “ hundred thousand Pounds by Exchequer Bills, for the “ right well-beloved Cousins and Counsellors John Jeffreys “ Service of Great Britain, for the Year One thousand “ Earl Camden, President of our Council ; John Earl of " eight hundred and nine.' " Westmorland, Keeper of Our Privy Seal ; Our right 3. “ An Act for raising the Sum of One million five " trusty and right entirely beloved Cousins and Coun « hundred thousand Pounds by Exchequer Bills, for the “ sellors James Duke of Montrose, Master of Our Horse; “ Service of Great Britain, for the Year One thousand “ William Henry Duke of Portland; Oir right truity “ eight hundred and nine." " and entirely beloved Cousins and Counsellors James To these Bills the Royal Assent was pronounced, “ Marquis of Salisbury, Francis Marquis of Hertford; severally, by the Clerk Affistant, in these Words; “ Our right trusty and right well-beloved Cousins and
(videlicet) “ Counsellors Heneage Earl of Aylesford, Steward of Our
“ Le Roy remercie ses bons Sujets, accepte leur “ Household ; George Earl of Dartmouth, Chamberlain
“ Benevolence, et ainsi le veult.” “ of Our Household; George Earl of Winchilsea and “ Nottingham, Groom of our Stole; Philip Earl of 4. “ An Ad for continuing the Term and Powers of “ Chesterfield, Robert Earl of Buckinghamshire, William “ several Acts passed for repairing the Harbour and “ Earl Fitzwilliam, George John Earl Spencer, John Earl Quay of Watchett, in the County of Somerset." 6 of Chatham, Henry Earl Bathurst, Henry Earl of Car.
To this Bill the Royal Afsent was pronounced by the “ narvon, Robert Banks Earl of Liverpool, One of Our
Clerk Assistant, in these Words ; (videlicet) “ Principal Secretaries of State ; John Earl of St. Vin“ cent, Thomas Earl of Chichester; Our right trusty and
« Le Roy le veult.” “ well-beloved Cousin and Counsellor Henry Vilcount
Then the Commons withdrew. “ Sidmouth; Our right trusty and well-beloved Coun
The House was adjourned during Pleasure : « sellors Henry Richard Lord Holland, Dudley Lord “ Harrowby, Thomas Lord Walsingham, William Wyndham The House was resumed: “ Lord Grenville, William Lord Auckland, Henry Lord “ Mulgrave, John Lord Redesdale, Edward Lord Ellen The House being informed, “ That John Anderson, Gardner and “ borough, Our Chief Justice alligned to hold Pleas be “ Respondent to the Appeal of George Gardner and Andrews “ fore Us ; Charles Lord Barham, and Thomas Lord “ George Andrew, had not put in his Answer to the against
Anderson. Erskine ; or any Three or more of them, to declare “ faid Appeal, though duly served with the Order of “ and notify this Our Royal Allent in Our Absence, in " this House for that Purpose;" “ the said Higher House, in the Presence of you the said “ Lords and the Commons of Our Parliament, there to
And thereupon an Affidavit of Thomas Kyd, Clerk to “ be affembled for that Purpose ; and the Clerk of Our George Andrew, Writer in Edinburgh, of the due
of the said Order, being read; * Parliaments to endorse the said Acts, with such Terms “ and Words in Our Name, as is requisite, and hath ORDERED, That the said Respondent do put in his “ been accustomed for the same, and also to enroll these Answer to the said Appeal, peremptorily, in a Week. “ Our Letters Patent and the said Acts in the Parliament
Roll; and these Our Letters Patent shall be to every The House being informed, That Thomas Booth and Stewart “ of them a sufficient Warrant in that Behalf: And
“ Company, and others, Respondents to the Appeal of against Booth “ finally, We do declare and will, that after this Our
“ Richard Stewart, had not put in their Answer to the Royal Assent given and passed by these Presents, and
“ faid Appeal, though duly served with the Order of “ declared and notified as is aforesaid, then and imme 6 this House for that Purpose;"
diately the said Acts shall be taken, accepted, and “ admitted good, fufficient, and perfect Acts of Parlia
And thereupon an Affidavit of Daniel Mac Gown, “ ment and Laws, to all Intents, Constructions, and Writer in Edinburgh, of the due Service of the said “ Purposes, and to be put in due Execution accordingly; Order, being read; " the Continuance or Diffolution of this Our Parliament,
ORDERED, That the said Respondents do put in their or any other Use, Custom, Thing or Things, to the Answer to the faid Appeal, peremptorily, in a Week. “ contrary thereof notwithstanding. In Witness whereof « we have caused thefe Our Letters to be made « Patent.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, Derwent by Sir James Graham and others, with a Bill
, intituled, Fisheries Bill. “ Witness Ourself at Westminster, the Twenty-second
“ An Act for amending an Act of the Forty-fourth Day of February, in the Forty-ninth Year of
“ Year of His present Majesty, for regulating certain “ Our Reign.
“ Fisheries in the County of Cumberland, and other
“ Places therein mentioned, fo far as respects the Fishery By the King Himself, signed with His own
“ in the River Derwent;" to which they desire the “ Hand.
Concurrence of this House.
The faid Bill was read the First Time.
Borthwick Peerage; J. Borthwick's Petition respecting
Hodie 3* vice lecta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act for I E Jovis, 23. Februarii 1809.
Dux GLOUCESTER. Ds. Napier.
rius. Mr. Smith and Mr. Ord :
Comes Camden, Ds. Hood of Cather. To acquaint them, That the Lords have agreed to the
Dux Norfolk, Maref- Ds. Erskine.
Comes Bathurst. “ In Clause (A) L. 19. Leave out (" Two ") and
Papers rer 1430 and 1437, in the Person of Sir William Borth at the Bar, pursuant to an Order of Monday last ;
fpecting 6 wick the First Lord Borthwick), as the nearest Heir “ Male of Henry the Tenth Lord Borthwick, who died
No. 1. (9th Dec. 1809.) “ Extract of an Order from delivered, « in 1772; and also of Alexander Borthwick of Neuthorn, “ Admiral Sir Charies Cotton Baronet.”
" the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, to Vice
2. (28th Dec. 1807.) “ Instructions from the Admi.
" ralty to Sir Charles Cotton Baronet."
3. (25th Jan. 1808.) “ Copy of a Letter from Sir « Thips, and that their Lordships have referred the same
" Charles Cotton to the Honourable William Wellesley to the Lords Committee of Privileges : That the now
“ Pole, enclosing a Letter from him to the Rusian Vice
4. (8th Feb. 18c8.) “ Copy of a Letter from Sir
« Charles Cotton, to Mr. Pole." c of William the First Lord Borthwick, the whole
5. (29th March 1808.) “ Extract of a Letter from “ Descendants of William his Lordship's eldest Son and
Sir Charles Cotton to Mr. Pole." “ Second Lord Borthwick being now extinct '; and ac
6. (1st April 1808.) “ Extract of a Letter from Sir
• Charles Cotton to Mr. Pole."
7. (16th April 1808.) “ Copy of a Dispatch from
“ Lord Viscount Cafflereagh to the Lords of the Admi
8. (16th April 1808.) “ Copy of an Order from the
“ Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty to Admiral Sir
66 Charles Cotton.”
9. (27th April 1808.) “ Copy of a Letter from Sir
" Charles Cotton to Mr. Pole."
« addressed to the Portuguese."
11. (18th May 1808.) “ Copy of a Letter from Sir
13. (12th June 1808.) “ Copy of a Letter from Sir
14. (4th Sept. 18.8.) “ Copy of a Letter from Sir “ Charles Cotion to Mr. Pole, transmitting Convention “ entered into with the Russian Admirals.”
15. (7th Sept. 1808.) Copy of a Letter from Sir “ Charles Cotton to Mr. Pole, transmitting additional
Proposals made by the Rufran Vice Admiral.”
16. (12th Sept. 1898.) “ Copy of a Letter from Sir
5 Charles Cotton to Mr. Pole." Vol. XLVII.
for Civil Debt.
17. (17th Sept.-1808.)“ Copy of a Letter from Mr. “ certain Proportion of the Militia of Great Britain to " Pole to Sir Charles Cotton.”
“ enlist voluntarily into the Regular Forces :"
The said Bill was accordingly read the Third Time.
19. (30th Sept. 1808.) “ Copy of a Letter from The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill, with
66 the Amendments shall pass ?”
It was resolved in the Affirmative.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Message to
H. C. with 66 Mr. Pole to Rear Admiral Tyler."
Lords have agreed to the same, with some Amend-
ORDERED, That all the Lords who have been or Kennet and
Avon Canal “ Lieutenant General Sir Hew Dalrymple to Admiral Committee, to whom the Bill, intituled,
66 An Act for “ Sir Charles Cotton (with Two Enclosures.)”
“ enabling the Kennet and Avon Canal Company to
« raise a sufficient Sum of Money to complete the said
“ Canal, and for amending the several Acts for making
Committee. 4. (27th August 1808.) “ Copy of a Letter from Sir. “ Charles Cotton to Sir Hew Dalrymple (One Enclosure.) 5. (28th Auguf 1808.) “ Copy of a Letter from Sir Debt in the Gaol of Chelmsford, in the County of Efex, Debtors
Upon reading the Petition of the Persons confined for Chelmsford “ Hew Dalrymple to Sir Charles Cotton."
It is ORDERED, That the said Petition do lie on the
8. (24 Sept. 1808.) “ Copy of a Letter from the ORDERED, That the faid Petition be referred to the Referred to “ Russian Vice Admiral Seniuvin to Sir Charles Cotton, Committee appointed to enquire into the present State Committee (with Translation.)"
of the Practice of Imprisonment for Civil Debt; and the imprisonment 9. (2d Sept. 1808.) “ Copy of a Letter (with Trans- Consequences thereof. “ lation) from the Russian Vice Admiral Seniavin to « Admiral Sir Charles Cotton.”
Hodie 2* vice le&ta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act for Derwent 10. (4th Sept. 1808.) “ Copy of a Letter from Lieu “ amending an Act of the Forty-fourth Year of His Filhery Bill.
tenant General Sir Hew Dalyrmple to Sir Charles “ present Majesty, for regulating certain Fisheries in the
County of Cumberland, and other Places therein men-
ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to the
Consideration of the Lords following:
D.CUMBERLAND. L. Bp. Carlisle.
L. Clifton. 13. (6th Sept. 1808.) “ Copy of a Letter from Sir
Ld. President, “ Charles Cotton to the Ruffian Vice Admiral Seniavin ;
L. Walfing harr. “ together with Schedules thereof."
shire. ORDERED, That the said Papers be printed.
graciously pleased to order, that there be laid before E. Limerick. Mr. Pinkney « this House “ A Copy of the separate Letter of the
“ Pinkney, Minister Plenipotentiary of the United States,
Their Lordships, or any Five of them, to meet on
Monday next, at Ten o'Clock in the Forencon,
in the Prince's Lodgings, near the House of
Peers; and to adjourn as they please. Applications ORDERED, That an humble Address be presented to
Upon reading the Petition of George Mill and Ralph Bromley from l'ortugal His Majesty, to request, “ That His Majesty
, will be Nicholson, Defendants in a Writ of Frror depending in against Hill for Money, graciously pleafed to order, that there be laid before this House, wherein Stretch Cowley Bromley is Plaintiff; fon: &c. Address respecting
“ this House,“ Copy of the several Applications that have setting forth, “ That the Plaintiff hath not afligned
“ Errors within the Time limited by their Lordihips
Standing Order ; and therefore praying their Lord.
“ with such Costs as to their Lordships shall seem
It is ORDERED, That the Petitioners do forthwith Writ of Error
with Coits. Majesty, by the Lords with White Staves.
and that the Record be remitted to the Court of King's
Bench, to the end Execution may be had upon the Judge Militia The Order of the Day being read for the Third ment given by that Court, as if no such Writ of Error Enlistment Reading of the Bill, intituled, “ An Act to allow a had been brought into this House; and further, that the Bill.