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Bill Number2607Session1786
Title To enable Henry Hamilton, esquire, of Dunmanway in the county of Cork, to take upon him the surname of Cox instead of that of Hamilton, and to continue the said surname of Cox to all his descendants, pursuant to the will of Sir Richard Cox, baronet, deceased, and to oblige him and them to bear and use the arms of the said Sir Richard Cox instead of those belonging to the Hamiltons.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 19 Jan 1786Leave or Order to Mr Sackville Hamilton [0945]
Presented 28 Feb 1786Presented by Mr Hamilton [0945]
2nd Reading & Committed 2 Mar 1786   
Reported 4 Mar 1786Reported by Mr Hamilton [0945]
Sent to Other House 6 Mar 17862nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 21 Mar 1786   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers5 Apr 1786 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 7 Apr 1786 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 8 May 1786 
Statute Number 26 George III c.1 (private)
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