People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Paisley Abbey (fd.1169)

Biography
Paisley Abbey is located on the White Cart Water (RNF), in the diocese of Glasgow, and was founded by Walter, son of Alan, as a Cluniac priory at Renfrew around 1163 before moving to Paisley around 1169. It was raised to an abbey in July 1219.
Floruits
1163 × 1304
Related Place
Paisley
Grantor Beneficiary relationships
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Total number of associated factoids: 501

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Date Short Summary Role Witnesses Source
unavailable Gift of land at Carnbroe (LAN) Beneficiary 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
unavailable Confirmation of rights to church of Sanchar (AYR) Beneficiary 4/32/22 (Pais. Reg., 229-30)
unavailable Gift of church of St Queran Beneficiary 3/31/4 (Pais. Reg., 128-9)
unavailable Agreement over payments from churches belinging to Paisley Abbey Party 2 2/41/10 (Pais. Reg., 326-7)
unavailable Gift of ploughgate in Mow Beneficiary 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)
unavailable Settlement of case between Paisley Abbey and Gilbert, son of Samuel of Renfrew Party 1 4/32/74 (Pais. Reg., 169-70)
unavailable Gift of land called Garrion (LAN) Beneficiary 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
unavailable Gift of church of Craigie (AYR) Beneficiary 2/146/18 (Pais. Reg., 235)
unavailable Gift of land between land of Simon Lockhart (Symington) and Prestwick (AYR) Beneficiary 2/131/26 (Scotia Pontificia, no. 66)
unavailable Confirmation of elevation of Paisley Priory to abbatial status Beneficiary 2/7/69 (Pais. Reg., 15-7)
unavailable Gift of ploughgate of land in Hassendean (ROX) Beneficiary 1/6/195 (RRS, ii, no. 219)
unavailable Presentation of the churches of Innerwick and Legerwood Appointee 2/10/62 (SEA, i, no. 179)
unavailable Charter giving or granting one ploughgate of land in Mow (ROX) Beneficiary 1/6/162 (RRS, ii, no. 184)
unavailable Agreement over lands in Lennox Party 2 3/411/4 (Pais. Reg., 198-201)
unavailable Relaxation of controversy with Paisley Abbey over diverse issues undefined (transaction) Hugh de Sparchynge, vicar of Kilmacolm; Robert Semple, steward of Renfrew; William Knox (of Knock); William of Luss, vicar 3/639/8 (Pais. Reg., 376)
unavailable Gift of a ploughgate of land at Hillington in exchange for the land of Innerwick Beneficiary 3/547/58 (Pais. Reg., 87)
unavailable Quitclaim of half mark annually rendered for land of 'Cnoc' Beneficiary 3/343/2 (Pais. Reg., 178-80)
unavailable Gift of land at 'Orde' (perhaps Kirkurd, PEB?) Beneficiary 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
unavailable Donation of land of Skipness (ARG) Beneficiary 3/19/4 (Pais. Reg., 121-2)
unavailable Grant of churches of Turnberry (AYR), Craigie (AYR) and Dalziel (LAN) Beneficiary 2/137/47 (Pais. Reg., 428)
unavailable Confirmation of rights to church of Sanchar (AYR) Beneficiary 4/32/22 (Pais. Reg., 229-30)
unavailable Gift of lands of Duntocher and Duntiglennan (DNB) Beneficiary 1/7/148 (RRS, iii, no. 145)
unavailable Ordinance of the bishop of Glasgow concerning Crossraguel Consentor 2/146/16 (Pais. Reg., 422-4)
unavailable Settlement of dispute between Paisley Abbey and Dufgall, rector of Old Kilpatrick Party 1 2/51/4 (Pais. Reg., 165-6)
unavailable Previous ordination (agreement) made between church of Glasgow and Paisley Abbey Party 2 4/33/15 (Pais. Reg., 327-8)
unavailable Gift of ‘Penuld’, now called Fulton Beneficiary 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)
unavailable Gift of Crossraguel (AYR), Blanefield (AYR), ploughgate in Ireland Beneficiary 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
unavailable Obligation for payment of 2 marks yearly Grantor 2/7/69 (Pais. Reg., 15-7)
unavailable ?Concession made to Paisley Abbey by Angus, son of Donald, and Dubgall, son of Suibne, and Duncan, son of Fearchar, and Lagmann, son of Malcolm Beneficiary 2/2/6 (Pais. Reg., 136-7)
unavailable Charter of Eschina of Mow giving or granting a ploughgate in Mow (ROX) Beneficiary 1/6/162 (RRS, ii, no. 184)
unavailable Sale of land in villa of Rutherglen (LAN) Beneficiary 3/460/1 (Pais. Reg., 376-7)
unavailable Gift of the land of Innerwick in exchange for a ploughgate of land in Hillington Grantor 3/547/58 (Pais. Reg., 87)
unavailable Donation of church of Mearns (RNF) Beneficiary 1/6/281 (RRS, ii, no. 310)
undated Grant of licence to cut and take away time for the building and support of the monastery Beneficiary Hugh de Parcliner, perpetual vicar of Kilmacolm ; Malcolm, chaplain (Paisley); Nicholas, chaplain (Paisley) 3/378/1 (Pais. Reg., 157)
unavailable Donation of fish-trap on River Leven (DNB) Beneficiary 1/7/97 (RRS, iii, no. 95)
unavailable Quitclaim of land of Edinbarnet Grantor 2/51/5 (Pais. Reg., 163)
unavailable Gift of chalder of corn Beneficiary 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
unavailable Confirmation of agreement between Paisley Abbey and Hugh son of Reginald Beneficiary 4/20/26 (Pais. Reg., 372-3)
unavailable Confirmation of rights to church of Sanchar (AYR) Beneficiary 4/32/22 (Pais. Reg., 229-30)
unavailable Confirmation of specified churches Beneficiary 2/139/32 (Pais. Reg., 111-2)
unavailable Gift of churches and possessions Beneficiary 2/137/38 (Pais. Reg., 417-8)
unavailable Gift of land at Motherwell Beneficiary 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)
unavailable Grant of unnamed rents for sustenance Grantor 2/139/109 (Pais. Reg., 415-6 )
unavailable *Acknowledgement that right of presentation to the vicarage of the church of St Ciaran in Kintyre (Kilkerran, ARG) pertains to Paisley Party 1 4/32/112 (Pais. Reg., 131)
unavailable Gift of land at Carnbroe (LAN) Beneficiary 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)
unavailable Concession of liberties by William, king of Scots Beneficiary 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
unavailable Grant of church of Paisley (LAN) to monks there Beneficiary 2/133/6 (Glas. Reg., no. 66)
unavailable Confirmation of Alan, bishop of Argyll Beneficiary 2/2/6 (Pais. Reg., 136-7)
unavailable Donation of churches of Turnberry (Kirkoswald, AYR), Straiton (AYR) and Dailly (AYR), and five pennylands of Crossraguel (AYR) and 'Sutblan' (now Blanefield, AYR) Beneficiary 1/7/256 (RRS, iii, no. 249)
unavailable Charter of Bishop Jocelin concerning churches of Paisley Priory Beneficiary 2/7/42 (Pais. Reg., 109-10)


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Date Short Summary Role Source
1164 X circa 1207 Friend (m.) (amicus) of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 3/30/3 (Pais. Reg., 125)
1164 X 1210 Friend (m.) (amicus) of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 3/31/1 (Pais. Reg., 126)
25 Mar. 1173 Advocate of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Employment relationship) object (relationship) 2/131/26 (Scotia Pontificia, no. 66)
25 Mar. 1173 X 1177 Monk of Walter Stewart, son of Alan (d.1177) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/547/14 (Pais. Reg., 48-9)
1204 X 23 Jan. 1226 Monks of Walter Stewart, son of Alan (d.1241) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/547/54 (Pais. Reg., 86)
1204 X 1241 Monks of Walter Stewart, son of Alan (d.1241) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/547/45 (Pais. Reg., 20)
2 Nov. 1208 X 5 Aug. 1213 Lord (dominus) of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169)(Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 2/79/1 (Pais. Reg., 19-20)
15 Jul. 1219 X 3 May 1220 Patron of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 4/32/32 (Pais. Reg., 8-9)
1220 X Friend (m.) (amicus) of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 3/31/2 (Pais. Reg., 127)
23 Jan. 1226 Patron of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
5 Jun. 1227 X 30 Mar. 1231 Clerk of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Employment relationship) object (relationship) 3/279/1 (Pais. Reg., 104-5)
1232 X 1241 Patron of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 2/79/9 (Chs de Cluny, no. 4935)
1241 X 1250 Monks of Alexander Stewart of Dundonald (d.1282) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/547/67 (Pais. Reg., 88-9)
Monday 14 Jan. 1247 Monks of Alexander Stewart of Dundonald (d.1282) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/547/69 (Pais. Reg., 113)
Sunday 1 Dec. 1252 Monks of Alexander Stewart of Dundonald (d.1282) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/547/73 (Pais. Reg., 90-1)
1265 Patron of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)
1265 Patron of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)
16 Jun. 1268 X 27 Aug. 1268 Procurator of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Employment relationship) object (relationship) 4/32/100 (Pais. Reg., 139-40 )
2 Sept. 1284 Procurator of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169)(Employment relationship) object (relationship) 2/2/7 (Pais. Reg., 124)
2 Sept. 1284 Procurator of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169)(Employment relationship) object (relationship) 2/2/7 (Pais. Reg., 124)
7 Sept. 1284 Procurator of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169)(Employment relationship) object (relationship) 2/53/1 (Pais. Reg., 124)
7 Sept. 1284 Procurator of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169)(Employment relationship) object (relationship) 2/53/1 (Pais. Reg., 124)
Sunday 9 Jan. 1295 Men of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 3/547/87 (Pais. Reg., 92-6)
Sunday 9 Jan. 1295 Husbandman of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 3/547/87 (Pais. Reg., 92-6)
Thursday 29 Oct. 1299 Procurator of Paisley Abbey (fd.1169) (Employment relationship) object (relationship) 4/32/112 (Pais. Reg., 131)


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Date Short Summary Source
circa 1260 X 1283 Dominus (Lord/Sir) 3/128/1 (Pais. Reg., 58)
circa 11 Jul. 1273 Dominus (Lord/Sir) 3/411/6 (Pais. Reg., 203)
Friday 15 Nov. 1280 Dominus (Lord/Sir) 3/528/1 (Pais. Reg., 227-8)
Tuesday 26 Nov. 1280 Dominus (Lord/Sir) 3/528/2 (Pais. Reg., 228-9)


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Date Short Summary Role Source
25 Mar. 1173 Dormitory of Paisley Abbey Holder (possession) 2/131/26 (Scotia Pontificia, no. 66)
19 May 1210 X 7 Oct. 1214 Church of Prestwick (AYR) Holder (possession) 4/32/22 (Pais. Reg., 229-30)
15 Jul. 1219 X Land in villa of Newton-upon-Ayr Lord (possession) 3/108/1 (Pais. Reg., 71-2)
25 Mar. 1225 X 24 Mar. 1226 Church of Killellan (RNF) Holder (possession) 4/20/26 (Pais. Reg., 372-3)
1226 X 1265 Land on island between Cart Lochwinnoch and Gryfe Lord (possession) 3/343/2 (Pais. Reg., 178-80)
23 Jan. 1226 Dripps (LAN) Lord (possession) 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
23 Jan. 1226 Land in Hassendean (ROX) Holder (possession) 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
23 Jan. 1226 Mill of Paisley with full suit Holder (possession) 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
16 May 1227 X 9 Nov. 1229 Churches belonging to Paisley Abbey Holder (possession) 2/7/59 A (Pais. Reg., 325-6)
16 Apr. 1228 Half fish-trap in River Leven Neighbouring landholder 1/7/141 (RRS, iii, no. 138)
12 Nov. 1233 X 25 Apr. 1235 Monnachkennaran (DNB) Holder (possession) 4/32/73 (Pais. Reg., 168)
12 Nov. 1233 X 25 Apr. 1235 Monachkennaran and church of Old Kilpatrick (DNB) Holder (possession) 4/32/74 (Pais. Reg., 169-70)
6 May 1234 Possession of lands in Dumbartonshire Holder (possession) 2/51/4 (Pais. Reg., 165-6)
circa 30 Sept. 1234 X Cultbuche and land east of church of Old Kilpatrick Holder (possession) 4/32/71 (Pais. Reg., 173-74)
30 Sept. 1234 Land east of church of Old Kilpatrick and land called Cultbuche Holder (possession) 4/32/70 (Pais. Reg., 174-5)
30 Sept. 1234 X 1250 Church of [Old] Kilpatrick (DNB) Holder (possession) 3/343/1 (Pais. Reg., 175-6)
3 Mar. 1239 Church of Old Kilpatrick (DNB) Holder (possession) 3/17/31 (Pais. Reg., 160-1)
25 Mar. 1239 X 27 Mar. 1239 Cochno, Faifley, and Edinbarnet and the church of (Old) Kilpatrick (DNB) Holder (possession) 4/19/6 (Pais. Reg., 161-2)
10 Sept. 1239 Profits of church of Erskine (RNF) Holder (possession) 4/33/15 (Pais. Reg., 327-8)
1241 X 14 Jan. 1247 Land on the west side of Espedair Burn (RNF) Holder (possession) 3/547/66 (Pais. Reg., 88)
1241 X 14 Jan. 1247 Church of Innerkip and chapel of Lochwinnoch (RNF) Holder (possession) 3/547/66 (Pais. Reg., 88)
1241 X 14 Jan. 1247 8 chalder of flour from the ferme of Inchinnan Holder (possession) 3/547/66 (Pais. Reg., 88)
1241 X 1263 Fulton (RNF) Lord (possession) 2/59/5 (Pais. Reg., 53-5)
18 Jul. 1244 Unspecified goods in Carrick Holder (possession) 4/33/17 (Pais. Reg., 424-5)
1 Jun. 1250 fishery on River Leven Holder (possession) 1/8/1 (RRS, iv, no. 1)
1265 Land of Paisley Abbey Holder (possession) 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)
1265 Dripps (LAN) Lord (possession) 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)
7 May 1265 Right of patronage of churches of Newton-on-Ayr and Auchinleck (AYR) Holder (possession) 2/146/3 (Pais. Reg., 230)
Sunday 17 Jan. 1266 Aldhouse, held at ferme of Paisley Abbey Lord (possession) 3/58/1 (Pais. Reg., 63-4)
11 Mar. 1266 Right of patronage of church of Craigie (AYR) Holder (possession) 2/146/18 (Pais. Reg., 235)
2 Apr. 1266 Right of patronage of church of Craigie (AYR) Holder (possession) 2/146/19 (Pais. Reg., 235-6)
16 Jun. 1268 X 27 Aug. 1268 Pennyland of Kilmory at Lochgilphead (ARG) and Chapel of St Mary of Kilmory Holder (possession) 4/32/100 (Pais. Reg., 139-40 )
circa 1272 Land of Laurence the carpenter Lord (possession) 4/20/46 B (Pais. Reg., 55-6)
circa 1272 Fulton (RNF) Lord (possession) 4/20/46 B (Pais. Reg., 55-6)
circa 1272 Fulton (RNF) Lord (possession) 4/20/46 B (Pais. Reg., 55-6)
circa 1272 Fishing at Lincleve Holder (possession) 4/20/46 B (Pais. Reg., 55-6)
circa 1272 Fulton (RNF) Lord (possession) 4/20/46 A (Pais. Reg., 51-3)
circa 1272 Fulton (RNF) Lord (possession) 4/20/46 A (Pais. Reg., 51-3)
circa 1272 Land which Laurence, carpenter, held of Paisley Lord (possession) 4/20/46 A (Pais. Reg., 51-3)
circa 1272 Fulton (RNF) Holder (possession) 4/20/46 A (Pais. Reg., 51-3)
circa 1272 Land towards the bridge of Cart Lord (possession) 4/20/46 B (Pais. Reg., 55-6)
circa 1274 Land of Bachan and church of Old Kilpatrick Holder (possession) 2/39/4 (Pais. Reg., 176)
Wednesday 8 May 1280 Land east of villa of Renfrew (RNF) Lord (possession) 3/352/1 (Pais. Reg., 375-6)
Friday 15 Nov. 1280 Church of Sanquhar and the church of Dalmilling (AYR) Holder (possession) 3/528/1 (Pais. Reg., 227-8)
Tuesday 26 Nov. 1280 Churches of Sanquhar and Dalmilly Holder (possession) 3/528/2 (Pais. Reg., 228-9)
Tuesday 5 Dec. 1284 Land in Auldhouse (LAN) Lord (possession) 4/20/58 (Pais. Reg., 65-6)
circa 5 Dec. 1284 Portion of land in Auldhouse (LAN) held at ferme of Paisley Abbey Lord (possession) 3/58/2 (Pais. Reg., 64-5)
Sunday 9 Jan. 1295 Mill near Renfrew (RNF) Holder (possession) 3/547/87 (Pais. Reg., 92-6)
Sunday 9 Jan. 1295 Land within barony of Renfrew (RNF) None 3/547/87 (Pais. Reg., 92-6)
Sunday 9 Jan. 1295 Island of Renfrew (RNF) Holder (possession) 3/547/87 (Pais. Reg., 92-6)


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1177 X 2 February 1196 Gift of toft in burgh of Renfrew (RNF) 3/547/18 (Stevenson, Ills., no. 15)