Paradox of Medieval Scotland 1093 - 1286

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Viewing Factoid Record: Gift of a full toft in the bishop's burgh of St Andrews next to the toft of Peter the Fleming

Type of Factoid
Transaction
Source
Document 2/10/86 (SEA, i, no. 193)
Description
Gift of a full toft in the bishop's burgh of St Andrews next to the toft of Peter the Fleming
Firm date
2 April 1172 X 1178
Probable date
 
Dating Notes
Consecration of Matthew, archdeacon of St Andrews (Archdeacon Walter's predecessor) as bishop of Aberdeen × death of Bishop Richard.


Type of Transaction
Gift
Primary
yes
Dare?
yes
Verbs not specified?
no
Exchange
no
Conveth?
no
Tenendas
in (free, pure and/or perpetual) alms
Tenendas original language
perpetuo in elemosinam
Exemptions
 
Exemptions original language
 
Render dates
 
Nominal renders
 
Sicut clause
Included; kingdom; Scotia
Legal Pertinents
 
Returns / Military
 
Returns / Renders
 
Common burdens
 
Previous mentions in charter
no
Previous mention in chirograph
no
Perambulation
no
Malediction
no
Corroboration / sealing
no
Both addressors mentioned
no
Warrandice
no
Spiritual Benefits
 
Notes
 




Role Name Name (original language) Name (translation) Name (medieval form)
Grantor Richard, bishop of St Andrews (d.1178) Ricardus Richard, humble servant of the church of St Andrew
Beneficiary St Andrews Priory canonicis in ecclesia Beati Andree apostoli the canons in the church of St Andrew the apostle


  • Witnesses in original, but not copied into cartulary: no
  • Teste me ipso : no
Name Name (original language) Name (translation) Name (medieval form)
Andrew, archdeacon of Lothian (fl.1147×59-1178×84) Andrea Andrew, archdeacon
Walter of Roxburgh, archdeacon of St Andrews (fl.1165×72-1179×88) Waltero Walter, archdeacon of St Andrews
John Scott, bishop of Dunkeld (d.1203) Iohanne Master John
Robert, son of Seolf, bishop's chancellor Roberto filio Saulfi Robert, son of Seolf
Alexander, chaplain of bishops of St Andrews (12C) Alexandro Alexander, chaplain of the bishop
William, chaplain of bishops of St Andrews (Richard and Hugh) Willelmo William, chaplain of the bishop
Geoffrey, steward of Bishop Richard (St Andrews) Gaufrido Geoffrey, dapifer
Roger of Liston Rogero de Listona Roger of Liston
Abraham of Dunkeld, master, canon (fl.1162×78) Abraham Master Abraham
Hugh of Nydie (I), butler Hugone Hugh, the butler
Richard, nepos of Bishop Richard Ricardo nepote episcopi Richard, nephew of the bishop
Adam, smith Adam Adam, the smith (faber)
Gamel, doorward, master (St Andrews) Gamel Gamel, doorward


Type Name Original text
FIF toft in North Street toftum in burgo nostro de Sancto Andrea proximum tofto Petri Flandrensis