People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Robert de Keldeleth, abbot of Melrose (d.1273)

Biography
Watt and Shead, Heads, 68, 151: Robert was a monk of Dunfermline when he succeeded to the abbacy there in 1240. He moved to the monastery of Newbattle on or after 2 February 1252, at which date he resigned his abbacy of Dunfermline. He was also chancellor of Scotland when he succeeded as abbot of Melrose in 1269. He resigned and died between 16 and 24 March 1273 (NS).
Floruits
1244 × 1253
Related Place
Melrose
Grantor Beneficiary relationships
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Date Short Summary Role Witnesses Source
unavailable Gift of church of Pottie (PER) Grantor 2/143/174 (Cal. Papal Letters, i, 298)
unavailable Command to pay 20 marks a year to Andrew, canon of Florence Addressee 2/143/174 (Cal. Papal Letters, i, 298)
unavailable Gift (?) of church of Gartly (ABD) Grantor 2/143/113 (Cal. Papal Letters, i, 258)
unavailable Concession received concerning benediction Addressee 2/143/80 (Theiner, no. 133)
unavailable Confirmation of sentence of excommunication Grantor 2/143/141 (Theiner, no. 145)
unavailable Command to make Andrew, canon of Florence a benefice in St Andrews diocese Addressee 2/143/174 (Cal. Papal Letters, i, 298)
8 Aug. 1245 Concession that monk may be taken up as abbot Beneficiary 2/143/27 (Dunf. Reg., no. 282)
19 Feb. 1246 Command to make provision of benefice of 20 marks Addressee 2/143/37 (Cal. Papal Letters, i, 225)
23 Mar. 1246 Command not to permit Dryburgh Abbey to be troubled concerning pensions or benefices Addressee 2/143/41 (Dryb. Lib., no. 276)
14 Mar. 1248 Command not to given benediction when a bishop of present Addressee 2/143/80 (Theiner, no. 133)
16 Sept. 1249 Concession that letters of testimonies be granted to abbot of Dunfermline Beneficiary 2/143/123 (Dunf. Reg., no. 290)
20 Apr. 1250 Appointment of judges-delegate Appointee 2/143/129 (Lind. Cart., no. 100)
27 Apr. 1250 Appointment of papal judges-delegate Appointee 2/143/132 (Lind. Cart., no. 104)
19 Jun. 1250 X 1252 Gift of office of dewar/ deoradh Grantor Chapter of Dunfermline Abbey 2/71/10 (Dunf. Reg., no. 234)
7 Nov. 1250 Notification of publication of settlement between St Andrews Priory and Adam of Makerston, provost, and the Celi De Judge 4/32/92 (Reeves, Culdees, no. 15)
1 Aug. 1251 Inspection of charters between Arbroath Abbey and its neighbours Inspector 2/71/9 (Arb. Lib., no. 227)
13 Feb. 1253 Command to grant dispensation to hold additional benefice Addressee 2/143/157 (Cal. Papal Letters, i, 283)


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Date Short Summary Source
1238 X 12 May 1250 abbot of Dunfermline 3/529/4 (NLS, Ch. 6004)
1238 X 12 May 1250 Dominus (Lord/Sir) 3/529/4 (NLS, Ch. 6004)
1 Mar. 1242 X 31 Mar. 1244 abbot of Dunfermline 1/7/308 (RRS, iii, no. 344)
8 Aug. 1245 abbot of Dunfermline 2/143/27 (Dunf. Reg., no. 282)
19 Feb. 1246 abbot of Dunfermline 2/143/37 (Cal. Papal Letters, i, 225)
23 Mar. 1246 abbot of Dunfermline 2/143/41 (Dryb. Lib., no. 276)
8 Apr. 1247 X 20 Oct. 1251 Dominus (Lord/Sir) 3/419/6 (Moncreiffes, no. 5)
8 Apr. 1247 X 20 Oct. 1251 abbot of Dunfermline 3/419/6 (Moncreiffes, no. 5)
8 Apr. 1247 X 20 Oct. 1251 chancellor 3/419/6 (Moncreiffes, no. 5)
14 Mar. 1248 abbot of Dunfermline 2/143/80 (Theiner, no. 133)
1 Feb. 1249 abbot of Dunfermline 1/7/337 (RRS, iii, no. 328)
16 Apr. 1249 abbot of Dunfermline 1/7/340 (RRS, iii, no. 331)
27 Apr. 1249 abbot of Dunfermline 2/143/113 (Cal. Papal Letters, i, 258)
16 Sept. 1249 abbot of Dunfermline 2/143/123 (Dunf. Reg., no. 290)
16 Sept. 1249 chaplain (papal) 2/143/123 (Dunf. Reg., no. 290)
20 Apr. 1250 abbot of Dunfermline 2/143/129 (Lind. Cart., no. 100)
27 Apr. 1250 abbot of Dunfermline 2/143/132 (Lind. Cart., no. 104)
19 Jun. 1250 X 1252 abbot of Dunfermline 2/71/10 (Dunf. Reg., no. 234)
7 Nov. 1250 chaplain (papal) 4/32/92 (Reeves, Culdees, no. 15)
7 Nov. 1250 chancellor (king's) 4/32/92 (Reeves, Culdees, no. 15)
7 Nov. 1250 abbot of Dunfermline 4/32/92 (Reeves, Culdees, no. 15)
17 Feb. 1251 abbot of Dunfermline 4/37/2 (Arb. Lib., no. 250)
17 Feb. 1251 chancellor 4/37/2 (Arb. Lib., no. 250)
7 Jun. 1251 abbot of Dunfermline 2/143/141 (Theiner, no. 145)
7 Jun. 1251 chaplain (papal) 2/143/141 (Theiner, no. 145)
1 Aug. 1251 abbot of Dunfermline 2/71/9 (Arb. Lib., no. 227)
1 Aug. 1251 chancellor 2/71/9 (Arb. Lib., no. 227)
13 Feb. 1253 abbot of Dunfermline 2/143/157 (Cal. Papal Letters, i, 283)
13 Mar. 1254 chaplain (papal) 2/143/174 (Cal. Papal Letters, i, 298)
13 Mar. 1254 abbot of Dunfermline 2/143/174 (Cal. Papal Letters, i, 298)