Procedure: preamble

The parliament of the most excellent prince James, by the grace of God, king of Great Britain, France and Ireland, defender of the faith, held in Edinburgh on 11 August in the year of the Lord 1607 by the said Ludovic [Stewart], duke of Lennox, and by all the estates of the realm, together with Francis [Hay], earl of Erroll, constable of Scotland, George [Keith], earl Marischal, Master William Stewart, sheriff depute of Edinburgh, and David Lindsay, dempster.

  1. NAS, PA2/17, f.2r.