People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Transaction: Gift of church of Melville (MLO)

Type of Transaction
Gift
From Source
3/384/1 (Dunf. Reg., no. 158)
Firm date
1178 X 16 January 1188
Probable date
perhaps early
Dating Notes
Only at specific times within this range as Bishop Hugh is named as a witness.
Primary
yes
Dare
yes
Tenendas
in (free, pure and/or perpetual) alms
Tenendas original language
in perpetuam elemosinam
Sicut clause
Included; kingdom; Scotia
Spiritual Benefits
Ancestors (pro anima); Any Spiritual Benefit; Successors (pro anima)

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Role Name Name (original language) Name (translation) Floruits
Grantor Geoffrey (I) Melville Galfridus de Maleuin' Geoffrey de Malevin 1139 × 1200
Beneficiary Dunfermline Abbey (fd.1128) Ecclesie xpi de Dunfer' church of Christ of Dunfermline 1127 × 1363


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Name Name (original language) Name (translation) Floruits Order
Hugh, bishop of St Andrews (d.1188) Hug' Hugh, bishop of St Andrews 1170 × 1183 1
Patrick, dean of Fife (fl.1178×88) Patricio Patrick, dean of Fife 1167 × 1178 2
Alexander, chaplain of bishops of St Andrews (12C) Alex' Alexander, chaplain 1163 × 1189 3
William of Benniworth, master (fl.1165×88) Will' de Benigwirthe Master William of Benniworth 1178 × 1179 4
John of Kelso, clerk of Bishop Hugh of St Andrews Johanne John, clerk of Kelso 1178 × 1188 5
Constantine of Lochore (I), son of Robert of Bourguignon Constantino de Lochor Constantine of Lochore 1160 × 1178 6
Walter of Lundin, son of Philip the chamberlain Waltero de Lundin Walter of Lundin 1171 × 1233 7
Robert Frebern Rob' frebern' Robert Frebern 1136 × 1178 8
Andrew de Bas, brother of Bishop Hugh of St Andrews Andrea fratre Episcopi Andrew, brother of the bishop 1178 × 1206 9
Thomas Melville, son of Geoffrey Th' [filiis eiudem Galfridi] Thomas, son of said Geoffrey 1178 × 1214 10
Robert Melville Rob' [filiis eiudem Galfridi] Robert, son of said Geoffrey 1178 × 1224 11
Hugh Melville, son of Geoffrey hug' [filiis eiudem Galfridi] Hugh, son of said Geoffrey 1173 × 1178 12
Richard Melville, son of Geoffrey Ric' [filiis eiudem Galfridi] Richard, son of said Geoffrey 1178 × 1178 13
Walter Melville, son of Geoffrey Walt' [filiis eiudem Galfridi] Walter, son of said Geoffrey 1178 × 1214 14


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Role Name Name (original language) Name (translation) Floruits
Pro anima David I, king of Scots (d.1153) dd David, king 1118 × 1152
Pro anima Malcolm IV, king of Scots (d.1165) Malcolm' Junioris Malcolm, 'junior, king 1145 × 1165


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Type Name Original Text Related Place
MLO (Midlothian) church of Melville Ecclesiam de maleuill' Melville