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: 498

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Date Short Summary Role Witnesses Source
unavailable Gift of Moniabrock in Strathgryfe (RNF) with half a fishery and liberty to fish Beneficiary 1/6/349 (RRS, ii, no. 378)
unavailable Gift of land neighbouring the church of Inverkip in exchange for land on Espedair Burn Beneficiary 3/547/66 (Pais. Reg., 88)
unavailable Gift of land at 'Orde' (perhaps Kirkurd, PEB) Beneficiary 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)
unavailable Gift of land in Stewarton (AYR) Beneficiary 3/509/2 (Pais. Reg., 380-1)
unavailable Petition of the abbot and convent of Paisley Addressor 2/146/3 (Pais. Reg., 230)
unavailable Gift of churches of Strathgryfe Beneficiary 3/89/1 (Pais. Reg., 112-13)
unavailable Letters of obligation concerning 40 marks Party 2 4/32/86 (Pais. Reg., 24-5)
unavailable Concession of liberties by Walter, son of Alan, the steward Beneficiary 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
unavailable Obligation to pay one stone of iron Beneficiary 2/2/5 (Pais. Reg., 130)
unavailable Petition from Paisley Abbey Addressor 2/146/11 (Pais. Reg., 341)
Not available Gift of half of fishery called Lynbren and the land of Dallenlenrath in exchange for an acre of land Beneficiary 3/17/12 (Pais. Reg., 212-3)
unavailable Confirmation by Stephen, abbot of Cluny Beneficiary 2/7/78 (Pais. Reg., 4-5)
unavailable Confirmation of churches of Turnberry (AYR), Craigie (AYR) and Dalziel (LAN) Beneficiary 2/137/47 (Pais. Reg., 428)
unavailable Foundation of Paisley Beneficiary 2/90/1 (Pais. Reg., 3)
unavailable Gift of land to Paisley Abbey by Walter, son of Alan Beneficiary 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
unavailable Gift of chalders of oatmeal in return for quitclaim of rights Grantor 3/460/1 (Pais. Reg., 376-7)
unavailable Confirmation (?) of named churches Beneficiary 2/139/32 (Pais. Reg., 111-2)
unavailable Agreement concerning immunity of house of Paisley Party 1 2/137/45 (Pais. Reg., 4)
unavailable Gift of Crossraguel and ‘Sutheblan’ (now Blanefield, AYR) Beneficiary 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)
unavailable Petition from Paisley Abbey Addressor 2/146/8 (Pais. Reg., 345-6)
unavailable Agreement concerning taxations of vicarages in diocese of Glasgow Party 1 2/140/6 (Pais. Reg., 345)
unavailable Donation of church of Rosneath (DNB) Beneficiary 1/7/119 (RRS, iii, no. 116)
unavailable Gift of ploughgate in Hassendean (ROX) Beneficiary 1/6/194 (RRS, ii, no. 218)
unavailable Gift of 6 acres of land neighbouring the chapel of Lochwinnoch, in return for the land that belonged to William the Frenchman at Innerwick Beneficiary 3/547/66 (Pais. Reg., 88)
unavailable Gift of a half ploughgate in Craigie (AYR) Beneficiary 3/282/0 (Pais. Reg., 231-2)
unavailable Quitclaim of land at Innerwick Grantor 3/547/57 (Pais. Reg., 20-1)
unavailable Gift of one chalder of corn Beneficiary 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)
unavailable Grant of churches of Newton-on-Ayr and Auchinleck (AYR) Beneficiary 2/146/3 (Pais. Reg., 230)
unavailable Request (?) concerning Paisley Abbey named person (transaction) 2/139/33 (Pais. Reg., 8)
unavailable Gift of properties and revenue Beneficiary 1/5/115 (RRS, i, no. 254)
unavailable Confirmation by Pope Innocent III Beneficiary 2/7/78 (Pais. Reg., 4-5)
unavailable Gift of land of Moniabrock (RNF) Beneficiary 2/137/47 (Pais. Reg., 428)
unavailable Renewal of churches of Innerwick (ELO) and Legerwood (BWK) Beneficiary 2/10/224 (Pais. Reg., 119)
unavailable Exchange of ploughgate at Huntlaw (ROX) with land in Hassendean (ROX) Beneficiary 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
unavailable Gift of Alexander Stewart Beneficiary 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)
unavailable Gift of land between Maich and Calder Waters, and the land of 'Durchat' (near Paisley, RNF), and Meikleriggs (RNF) Beneficiary 2/79/1 (Pais. Reg., 19-20)
unavailable Grant of churches of St Nicholas of Prestwick (AYR), Neilston (RNF), and Rosneath (DNB) Beneficiary 2/146/8 (Pais. Reg., 345-6)
unavailable Charter of Walter, bishop of Glasgow Beneficiary 2/41/9 (Pais. Reg., 114-15)
unavailable Grant of churches for uses of priory Beneficiary 2/41/5 (Pais. Reg., 110)
unavailable Donations previously given to Paisley Abbey Beneficiary 3/547/73 (Pais. Reg., 90-1)
unavailable Gift of church of Kilfinan (ARG) Beneficiary 3/333/3 (Pais. Reg., 133-4)
unavailable Gift (?) of the churches of Innerwick (ELO) and Legerwood (BWK) for their own uses Beneficiary 2/97/36 (Pais. Reg., 120)
unavailable Quitclaim of ploughgate in Hassendean (ROX) Grantor 1/6/194 (RRS, ii, no. 218)
unavailable Gift of various possessions Beneficiary 1/6/484 (RRS, ii, no. 518)
undated Obligation to provide a priest to celebrate mass of the Virgin Mary in the church of Mearns, or to pay 10 marks in compensation Beneficiary 3/394/4 (Pais. Reg., 104)
unavailable Gift in alms of a half ploughgate in Craigie (AYR) Beneficiary 3/282/0 (Pais. Reg., 231-2)
unavailable Collation of unspecified goods to Paisley Abbey Beneficiary 4/33/17 (Pais. Reg., 424-5)
unavailable Gift of one chalder of corn and half a mark at Cadzow (LAN) Beneficiary 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)
unavailable Petition of Paisley Abbey Addressor 2/146/16 (Pais. Reg., 422-4)
unavailable Gift of chapel of Kilmory (ARG) and land Beneficiary 2/146/15 (Pais. Reg., 308-12)


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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 Monachkennaran and church of Old Kilpatrick (DNB) Holder (possession) 4/32/74 (Pais. Reg., 169-70)
12 Nov. 1233 X 25 Apr. 1235 Monnachkennaran (DNB) Holder (possession) 4/32/73 (Pais. Reg., 168)
6 May 1234 Possession of lands in Dumbartonshire Holder (possession) 2/51/4 (Pais. Reg., 165-6)
30 Sept. 1234 Land east of church of Old Kilpatrick and land called Cultbuche Holder (possession) 4/32/70 (Pais. Reg., 174-5)
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 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 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 14 Jan. 1247 Land on the west side of Espedair Burn (RNF) 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 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 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 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)
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)
Tuesday 5 Dec. 1284 Land in Auldhouse (LAN) Lord (possession) 4/20/58 (Pais. Reg., 65-6)
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)
Sunday 9 Jan. 1295 Mill near 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)