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1093 - 1371

Coldingham Priory (fd.1139)

Biography
Coldingham Priory, located in Berwickshire, in the diocese of St Andrews, is a cell of Durham. It was first established by Edgar I of Scotland in 1097 or 1098, and was later founded as a Benedictine Priory in 1139.
Floruits
1107 × 1368
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Coldingham Priory
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Total number of associated factoids: 403

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Date Short Summary Role Witnesses Source
unavailable Restoration (reddo) of Fishwick etc. (BWK) Beneficiary 1/6/58 (RRS, ii, no. 73)
unavailable Sale of land in villa and territory of Little Reston Beneficiary 3/499/9 (ND, App., no. 403)
unavailable Gift of two oxgangs and a toft and croft in Coldingham in exchange for the land and a wood in the countryside of Oldcambus Grantor 3/488/9 (ND, App., no. 246)
undated Gift of land in the villa of Coldingham to build an almshouse Beneficiary Adam of Prenderguest ; Alan, son of Cospatric of Swinton; Alexander of Paxton; Bertram of Little Reston (son of Adam of Little Reston); John, son of Elias of Ayton; Robert of Paxton (son of Ada); Robert, son of Reginald of Great Reston; William Lindsay (IV), son of Walter (III) (d.c.1247); William of Mordington; William of Paxton, clerk (son of Ada); William, vicar of Oldcambus 3/468/1 (ND, App., no. 299)
unavailable Gift of Edrom (BWK) and Nisbet (BWK) Beneficiary 1/4/84 (Chrs. David I, no. 158)
unavailable Donation of lands in Oldcambus (BWK) Beneficiary 1/7/89 (RRS, iii, no. 87)
unavailable Gift of 20 marks named person (transaction) 1/7/31 (RRS, iii, no. 31)
unavailable Request for letter about churches of Berwick and Coldingham (BWK) Addressee 2/84/34 (ND, App., no. 583)
undated Gift of a toft and croft in villa of Ayton, with pits, and 18 acres on the plain Beneficiary Alan, son of Cospatric of Swinton; Henry of Prenderguest (I); John of Lumsdaine; Patrick, son of Adam son of Aldan the steward; Robert, son of Gregory steward of Coldingham; William of Lumsdaine; William of Mordington 3/61/1 (ND, App., no. 213)
unavailable Gift of land in Oldcambus Grantor 3/488/4 (ND, App., no. 182)
unavailable Gift of 6 acres of cultivated land called 'Beneflat' Grantor 3/154/1 (ND, App., no. 279)
unavailable Gift of one and a half acres of land in the territory of Coldingham, that is, that land next to the sea below the cliff of 'Sabul' Beneficiary 3/488/26 (ND, App., no. 248)
undated Quitclaim of all the cultivated land near Hallecroft Beneficiary Adam of Prenderguest ; Alan, son of Cospatric of Swinton; Alexander of Paxton; Andrew of Paxton; Bertram of Little Reston (son of Adam of Little Reston); David of Lumsdaine; John, son of Elias of Ayton; Ralph, grieve of Coldingham; Robert, son of Gregory steward of Coldingham; Walter of Paxton; William of Lumsdaine; William of Mordington; William, vicar of Oldcambus 3/150/3 (ND, App., no. 312)
unavailable Gift of a half-ploughgate of land at Coldingham Beneficiary 2/84/10 (ND, App., no. 531)
undated Gift of 18 acres of land in Coldingham Beneficiary Adam of Little Reston; Gregory of Coldingham, steward; Hugh, cook (BWK) ; Michael, deacon; Nicholas, clerk (BWK); Peter de Pistrina ; Peter, chaplain of Coldingham; Philip of the Cellar; Philip, janitor (Coldingham); Ralph, grieve of Coldingham; Richard of Reston; Roger, marischal (BWK); Thomas of Nisbet; William of Thormodby 3/208/5 (ND, App., no. 268)
unavailable Gift of David of Quixwood's whole land in the villa of Oldcambus and outside, in exchange for 60 acres in the territory of Coldingham, etc. Beneficiary Adam of Prenderguest ; Adam, son of Eilaf of Auchencrow; Alan, son of Cospatric of Swinton; Andrew of Paxton; John Maxwell, chamberlain, sheriff of Roxburgh (d.1241); Patrick (I), earl of Dunbar (d.1232); Patrick (II), earl of Dunbar (d.1248); Robert, son of Gregory steward of Coldingham; Simon, brother of the prior of Coldingham; Walter of Paxton; William of Lumsdaine; William of Mordington 3/488/10 (ND, App., no. 183)
undated Quitclaim of two oxgangs of land in the moor towards Lumsdaine, and all the lands on the moor called Steward's Flats Beneficiary Adam of Lumsdaine; Gilbert of Lumsdaine; Henry of Prenderguest (II) knight; John, son of Adam of Ayton; Ralph of Swinwood; Richard Francis of Ayton (the Frenchman); Robert, hopper of Coldingham; William of Ayton; William Purves 3/162/1 (ND, App., no. 356)
unavailable Confirmation of exchange of lands in Oldcambus with those in Coldingham Beneficiary 1/7/89 (RRS, iii, no. 87)
unavailable Resignation and quitclaim of villa and demesne of Swinwood (BWK) Beneficiary 3/15/48 (ND, App., no. 124)
unavailable Concession of freedom from cain, conveth and all exactions Beneficiary 2/131/62 (PU, ii, no. 202)
unavailable Agreement between William Malveisin and Coldingham Priory Party 2 2/10/201 (ND, App., no. 479)
undated Gift of land at Whitfield (BWK) Beneficiary Adam of Ayton (early 13C); Adam of Little Reston; Adam, son of Elias of Prenderguest; Andrew of Paxton; Elias of Ayton (father of John); Elias of Prenderguest; Henry of Paxton ; Henry of Prenderguest (I); John of Lumsdaine; Maurice of Ayton ; Patrick, son of Adam son of Aldan the steward; Richard of Reston; Walter of Paxton; William de Wideslade; William of Lumsdaine 3/61/2 (ND, App., no. 434)
unavailable Grant of villa of Swinton (BWK) Beneficiary 2/131/59 (Scotia Pontificia, no. 95)
unavailable Quitclaim of villa of Swinwood (BWK) Beneficiary 1/7/172 (RRS, iii, no. 168)
unavailable Gift of the church of Ednam Beneficiary 3/359/2 (ESC, no. 33)
undated Gift of the homage of William Frereman and two and a half acres of land in Coldingham Beneficiary Adam of Prenderguest ; Henry of Prenderguest (II) knight; Ralph Noble, father; Thomas of Nisbet; William of Scremerston, knight 3/150/4 (ND, App., no. 313)
undated Gift of a toft in Coldingham Beneficiary Adam of Little Reston; Adam, son of Elias of Prenderguest; Elias of Prenderguest; Henry of Prenderguest (I); Patrick of Swinwood; Thomas of Oldcambus; William of Little Reston; William of Lumsdaine; William of Whitslade 3/283/3 (ND, App., no. 293)
undated Quitclaim of house in villa of Coldingham with toft and croft and 2 acres there, called 'Golilawe' in exchange for 4 marks Beneficiary Adam of Little Reston; Adam of Polwarth, son; Andrew of Paxton; Bertram of Little Reston (son of Adam of Little Reston); Maurice of Ayton ; Robert of Ripon (1230s); Walter of Paxton; William of Mordington; William Scott of Coldingham; William, clerk of prior of Coldingham 3/82/1 (ND, App., no. 298)
unavailable Gift of 3 perches of land in the territory of Coldingham towards the building of the towers of the church of Coldingham Beneficiary 3/488/23 (ND, App., no. 252)
unavailable Gift of land near Hallydown Beneficiary 3/488/16 (ND, App., no. 254)
undated Gift of land on the Kirkcroft in the territory of Lower Swinton (BWK) Beneficiary Adam, son of Walter of Ayton ; Elias, son of Roger of Reston ; Henry of Prenderguest (II) knight; John, son of Bertram, Lord of Little Reston ; Patrick, son of Alice of Reston; Patrick, son of Patrick Long, sergeant of West Reston; Peter of Mordington, knight; Richard Francis of Ayton (the Frenchman); Robert Lavird of Auchencrow; Simon of Badby; Thomas Francis of Ayton (the Frenchman); Thomas, son of Robert of Coldingham ; William of Ayton 3/556/2 (ND, App., no. 429)
undated Quitclaim of toft next to the smithy of Benedict the smith Beneficiary Adam of Little Reston; Adam of Prenderguest ; Alan, son of Cospatric of Swinton; Bertram of Little Reston (son of Adam of Little Reston); John of Lumsdaine; Maurice, son of Master Merlin; William of Mordington; William Scott of Coldingham; William, clerk of Mitford 3/488/11 (ND, App., no. 184)
unavailable Sale of the villa of Oldcambus and of the land called Lumsdaine (BWK) in exchange for eighty marks of silver Beneficiary 4/32/75 (ND, App., no. 648)
unavailable Confirmation of charter of Robert, bishop of St Andrews, to Coldingham priory Beneficiary 4/32/8 (ND, App., no. 508)
unavailable Agreement between William Malveisin and Coldingham Priory Party 2 2/10/212 (ND, App., no. 480)
unavailable Agreement over bounds of Billie (BWK) Party 2 2/19/11 (ND, App., no. 517)
unavailable Gift of three and a half acres in Reston Beneficiary 3/499/6 (ND, App., no. 398)
unavailable Gift of 10 acres of land in Fleurs in exchange for land in Oldcambus Grantor 3/488/7 (ND, App., no. 259)
unavailable Concession of free warren and free forest in Coldinghamshire (BWK) Beneficiary 1/27/0 (ND, App., no. 437)
undated Quitclaim of William of Newbiggin and Brunhild his wife and their children for 15 shillings Beneficiary Adam of Little Reston; Elias of Ayton (father of John); Elias of Prenderguest; Henry of Prenderguest (I); Nicholas, clerk (BWK); Patrick of Prenderguest; Reginald of Little Reston (brother of Aldan); William of Lumsdaine 3/441/1 (ND, App., no. 341)
undated Sale of land in Coldingham bought from Ralph, son of Ealhweald Beneficiary Alexander, granger ; Constantine of Coldingham; Gregory of Coldingham, steward; Michael, deacon; Nicholas, clerk (BWK); Patrick, son of Earl Thomas of Atholl; Philip of the Cellar; Philip, janitor (Coldingham); Ralph, grieve of Coldingham; Robert, cook (BWK); Roger, marischal (BWK); Walter Burning ; William of Thormodby 3/151/1 (ND, App., no. 269)
unavailable Gift of land in villa of Oldcambus named person (transaction) 3/488/22 (ND, App., no. 187)
unavailable Gift of 2 oxgangs and half an acre of land in Great Reston Beneficiary 2/84/17 (ND, App., no. 537)
unavailable Resignation and quitclaim of villa of Swinwood (BWK) Beneficiary 3/15/105 (ND, App., no. 134)
unavailable Agreement between Durham Cathedral and Coldingham Priory and bishop of St Andrews Party 2 2/139/13 (DCM, Cart. Vet., 36r)
unavailable Concession of freedom from toll Beneficiary 1/6/85 (RRS, ii, no. 101A)
unavailable Gift of messuage next to the smithy of Benedict in Coldingham, in exchange for land in Oldcambus Grantor 3/488/11 (ND, App., no. 184)
undated Sale of Oswulf Ruffus, and Walter, his son, for 10 marks Beneficiary Adam of Little Reston; Alan, son of Cospatric of Swinton; Elias of Ayton (father of John); Elias of Prenderguest; Henry of Prenderguest (I); Maurice, son of Master Merlin; Patrick, son of Aldan ; Reginald of Little Reston (brother of Aldan); Reginald, son of Master Merlin; William of Lumsdaine 3/478/3 (ND, App., no. 336)
undated Agreement (?) between Coldingham Priory and the abbot of Kelso concerning the teinds of Berwick Party 1 4/32/107 (ND, App., no. 656)
unavailable Charter (gift?) of half Billie (BWK) Beneficiary 3/15/76 (ND, App., no. 139)


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Date Short Summary Role Source
undated Lord (dominus) of Nicholas, son of Thomas of Oldcambus (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/450/3 (ND, App., no. 178)
X 1249 Lord (dominus) of David of Quixwood (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/488/18 (ND, App., no. 249)
1147 X 20 Nov. 1160 Monk of Saint Cuthbert (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/590/2 (ND, App., no. 156)
circa 1190 X 1200 Monk of Saint Cuthbert (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/461/1 (ND, App., no. 357)
1214 X 4 Mar. 1234 Religious house (Domus) of Durham Cathedral Priory (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 2/84/17 (ND, App., no. 537)
1246 X 1247 Lord (dominus) of Sybil, daughter of Maurice of Ayton (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/62/5 (ND, App., no. 210)
1251 X 1253 Dependant (Cell) of Durham Cathedral Priory (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 4/8/28 (ND, App., no. 651)
Friday 28 Mar. 1259 Lord (dominus) of Walter, son of Robert Purroc (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/66/2 (ND, App., no. 203)
Saturday 21 Jul. 1263 Lord (dominus) of Richard, son of Jordan Mus (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/428/1 (ND, App., no. 317)
circa 1275 X 1291 Lord (dominus) of Robert, son of Patrick, of Renton (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/496/3 (ND, App., no. 376)
1283 Lord (dominus) of John Purroc, son of William Scott of Coldingham (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/66/7 (ND, App., no. 208)
26 Jan. 1283 Lord (dominus) of Simon of Swinwood (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/558/1 (ND, App. no. 422)
24 Mar. 1305 Dependant (Cell) of Durham Cathedral Priory (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 1/27/0 (CDS, ii, no. 1652)
24 Mar. 1305 Dependant (Cell) of Durham Cathedral Priory (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 1/27/0 (ND, App., no. 437*)


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X 1232 Woods of prior and convent of Coldingham (BWK) Holder (possession) 3/107/1 (ND, App., no. 168)
17 Jul. 1127 X 1151 Church of Ednam (ROX) Holder (possession) 4/33/1 (SEA, i, no. 141)
17 Jul. 1127 X 1151 Church of Ednam (ROX) Holder (possession) 4/33/2 (SEA, i, no. 142)
22 Aug. 1138 X 1139 Edrom and Nisbet (BWK) Holder (possession) 1/4/36 (Chrs. David I, no. 75)
9 Apr. 1139 X 1141 Edrom and Nisbet (BWK) Holder (possession) 3/3/3 (Chrs. David I, no. 78)
24 Dec. 1165 X 1171 Woods of Coldingham Priory Holder (possession) 1/6/41 (RRS, ii, no. 46)
1182 X 31 Dec. 1232 mill of Oldcambus (BWK) Holder (possession) 3/15/24 (ND, App., no. 120)
1182 X 31 Dec. 1232 villa of Oldcambus (BWK) held in demesne Holder (possession) 3/15/24 (ND, App., no. 120)
circa 1203 X circa 1210 Land in villa of Swinton Lord (possession) 2/52/2 (ND, App., no. 425)
31 Jul., 1218 X 1221 Woods of Coldingham Priory Holder (possession) 1/7/44 (RRS, iii, no. 44)
1245 X circa 1281 Land in Little Reston Holder (possession) 3/499/14 (ND, App., no. 404)
1251 X 1253 half a ploughgate in Little Reston Holder (possession) 3/632/17 (ND, App., no. 420)
1251 X 1253 Church of Bondington (BWK) Holder (possession) 4/8/28 (ND, App., no. 651)
1260 X 12 Jun. 1263 Portion of Aikieside Burn Holder (possession) 2/67/5 (ND, App., no. 580)
23 Feb. 1276 Lands in Prenderguest, held at ferme Lord (possession) 3/478/17 (ND, App., no. 387)
24 Mar. 1305 Manor of Coldingham (BWK) Holder (possession) 1/27/0 (ND, App., no. 437*)
24 Mar. 1305 Manor of Coldingham Holder (possession) 1/27/0 (CDS, ii, no. 1652)
1307 X 1313 Churches of Berwick and Coldingham (BWK) Holder (possession) 2/84/34 (ND, App., no. 583)