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 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 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 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 Quitclaim of ploughgate in Hassendean (ROX) Grantor 1/6/194 (RRS, ii, no. 218)
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 Gift of various possessions Beneficiary 1/6/484 (RRS, ii, no. 518)
unavailable Donation of church of Rosneath (DNB) Beneficiary 1/7/119 (RRS, iii, no. 116)
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 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 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 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 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 Grant of land in free burgage Beneficiary 1/6/484 (RRS, ii, no. 518)
unavailable Charter of Walter, bishop of Glasgow Beneficiary 2/41/9 (Pais. Reg., 114-15)
unavailable Confirmation of Alan, bishop of Argyll Beneficiary 2/2/6 (Pais. Reg., 136-7)
unavailable Grant of churches for uses of priory Beneficiary 2/41/5 (Pais. Reg., 110)
unavailable Grant of William, bishop of Glasgow Beneficiary 2/146/9 (Pais. Reg., 231)
unavailable Gift of one mark at Kilbride (LAN) Beneficiary 2/139/104 (Pais. Reg., 410-4)
unavailable Petition from Paisley Abbey concerning church of Craigie (AYR) Addressor 2/146/19 (Pais. Reg., 235-6)
unavailable Gift of two oxgangs of land Beneficiary 2/137/47 (Pais. Reg., 428)
unavailable Gift (?) of the churches of Innerwick (ELO) and Legerwood (BWK) for their own uses Beneficiary 2/97/36 (Pais. Reg., 120)
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)


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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 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 1272 Land of Laurence the carpenter 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 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)