A Chronological Register of Both Houses of the British Parliament, from the Union in 1708, to the Third Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, in 1807, Volume 3
Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1807
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10th Geo 23d Edward 27th Henry VIII 2d Duke 2d Earl 2d Lord 2d Wiscount 4th Earl 4th Lord 8th William Aldermen ancient Borough Anne appointed Archibald Augustus Bailiffs Baillies Baron Baroness bart Borough by prescription brother Candidates Capital Burgesses Charles chosen City Commissioners Committee Common Councilmen Cornwall Counsellors Total County Court-leet created Earl created Marquis Creation Days Dean of Guild Douglas Edward VI eldest son George Electors Elizabeth extinct forfeit Francis Frederick Freehold Freemen governed Grey Hamilton Henry VIII House Hugh Inhabitants Ireland James John Campbell Manor March Mayor Members Merchant Counsellors Montagu Number Oath Parl paying Scot Peers Pelham Penalty Person Petition Philip Poll Portreeve Provost receiving Alms Recorder Returning Officer Richard Right of Election Robert Scot and Lot Scotland Sheriff Shire Stat Steward succeeded thereof Thomas Town Clerk Treasurer Twelve Aldermen William III William Schaw Cathcart Wiscount Writ ordered
Page 188 - in the County of — — — , of the clear yearly Value of 405. over and above all Rents and Charges payable out of, or in respect of the same ; and that you have been in actual possession or receipt of the Rents and Profits thereof, for
Page 387 - Oath : — • ( I AB do swear, that I truly, and bona fide, have such an " Estate in Law or Equity to and for my own use and benefit, " of or in Lands, Tenements, or Hereditaments (over and above " what will satisfy and clear all incumbrances that may affect " the same) of the annual value of
Page 374 - or without having been in the actual Possession, or in Receipt of the Rents and Profits thereof, for his own use, above Twelve Calendar Months, unless the same came to him within the time aforesaid, by Descent, Marriage, Marriage Settlement, Devise, or Promotion to any Benefice
Page 368 - ployment, gift, or reward, or any promise or security, for " any money, office, employment, or gift, in order to give my " Vote at this Election, and that I have not before been polled at " this Election.'
Page 368 - in trust for me, or for my use and benefit, directly or in" directly, any sum or sums of money, office, place, or em" ployment, gift, or reward, or any promise or security, for " any money, office, employment, or gift, in order to give my
Page 197 - All Conveyances of any Messuages, Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments, in order to multiply Voices, or to split and divide the interest in any Houses or Lands among several Persons, to enable them to vote at Elections of Members to serve in Parliament, are hereby declared void and of none effect,
Page 178 - 3</ Edw. I. Cap. 5. Because Elections ought to be free, the King commandeth upon great Forfeiture, that no man by force of arms, nor by malice, or menacing, shall disturb any to make Free Election.
Page 216 - Henry VI. Cap. 14. Knights of the Shires, for the Parliament hereafter to be chosen, shall be notable Knights of the same Counties, as shall be able to be Knights, and no Man to be such Knight, who stands in the degree of a Yeoman, or under.
Page 188 - Settlement, Devise, or Promotion to a Benefice in a Church, or by Promotion to an Office ; and that such Freehold Estate has not been granted or made to you fraudulently, on purpose to qualify you to give your Vote ; and that the Place