Document ReferencePw2 Hy 880
TitlePrinted statement from the [House of Lords] relative to the 'Case of the Earl of Dorset and his Tenants'; n.d. [c.1703-1709]
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionStatement on the 'Case of the Minister, the Parish of St Mary le Strand, and Precinct of the Savoy'; replies to statements made in a paper entitled 'The Case of the Earl of Dorset and his Tenants'; says that the people concerned cannot be tenants of the Earl as he only has a few in the parish of St. Mary le Strand; comments that the Earl's tenants are not affected by the bill in question; refers to a misunderstanding of those aspects of the bill which relate to the calculation of tithes and various other payments to the church in the parish; says that following the enacting of the bill the Earl's tenants will have a 'Right' to the place in the church which they 'had heretofore but by Courtesie'.

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Termlegal cases, Earl of Dorset
estate business, Earl of Dorset, tenants
parliamentary business, bills
tithes, St Mary le Strand

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1126Sackville; Charles (1638-1706); 6th Earl of Dorset1638-1706
NA18660Sackville; Lionel C. (1688-1765); 1st Duke of Dorset; Lord President of Council 1745-17511688-1765
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