Paradox of Medieval Scotland 1093 - 1286

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Viewing Factoid Record: Gift of Allan, i.e., the land of Sluthagh

Type of Factoid
Transaction
Source
Document 2/10/87 (SEA, i, no. 194)
Description
Gift of Allan, i.e., the land of Sluthagh
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
yes
Conveth?
no
Tenendas
in (free, pure and/or perpetual) alms
Tenendas original language
in perpetuam elemosinam
Exemptions
 
Exemptions original language
ab omni exactione et servitio ad nos pertinente
Render dates
 
Nominal renders
 
Sicut clause
Included
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
in exchange for Portmoak and for Arnot




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 ecclesie Beati Andree et canonicis church of St Andrew and the canons


  • 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 of Lothian
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 John, nephew of Bishop Robert
Robert, son of Seolf, bishop's chancellor Roberto filio Saulfi de Perth Robert, son of Seolf of Perth
Michael, clerk (St Andrews) Michaele Michael, clerk
Roger of Liston Rogero de Liston Roger of Liston
Robert Scott Roberto Scoto Robert Scott
Stephen, clerk (St Andrews) Stephano Stephen, clerk
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
Abraham of Dunkeld, master, canon (fl.1162×78) Abraham Master Abraham
Odo of Kinninmonth, steward, marischal (d.c.1195) Odone Odo, seneschal
Hugh of Nydie (I), butler Hugone Hugh, the butler
Guy, marischal (St Andrews) Guidone Guy, marischal
Gamel, doorward, master (St Andrews) Gamel Gamel, doorward


Type Name Original text
FIF Allan Helin terram scilicet Sluthagh