People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Kelso Abbey

Biography
Kelso Abbey, one of the four Border abbeys, was originally founded as a Tironensian house at Selkirk, probably in 1113, and moved to Kelso (ROX), diocese of St Andrews, around 1127.
Floruits
1131 × 1311
Related Place
Kelso
Matrix
Kelso Abbey
Grantor Beneficiary relationships
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Total number of associated factoids: 1129

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Date Short Summary Role Witnesses Source
unavailable Concession of liberties and immunities granted to Kelso Abbey Beneficiary 2/143/184 (Kel. Lib., no. 460 )
unavailable Agreement between Kelso abbey and Melrose abbey of garbal teinds of 'Ugginges' in parish of Mow (ROX) Party 1 4/39/39 (Kelso Lib., ii, 470-73)
unavailable Spartleton shielings (in Bothwell, BWK) Beneficiary 2/132/10 (Scotia Pontificia, no. 114)
unavailable Gift of ditch in Greenlaw Beneficiary 3/15/102 (Kel. Lib., no. 82)
unavailable Agreement concerning Keith-Marischal Party 2 2/10/107 (SEA, i, no. 218)
unavailable Renewal of church of Closeburn (DMF) Beneficiary 3/327/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 341)
undated Gift of one toft and two acres in Lambden (BWK) Beneficiary Hugh, king's chaplain and clerk (episcopal witness); Osbert, chaplain of Kelso; Walter, son of John of Lambden; William, chaplain of Lambden 3/330/2 (Kel. Lib., no. 297)
unavailable Gift of the church of Sprouston in perpetual alms Beneficiary 3/3/4 (Chrs. David I, no. 91)
unavailable Donation (?) of toft in villa of Hadden (ROX) Beneficiary 1/6/84 (RRS, ii, no. 101)
unavailable Foundation of Kelso Abbey Beneficiary 2/10/3 (SEA, i, no. 131)
unavailable Donation of Roger son of William Beneficiary 1/6/48 (RRS, ii, no. 63)
unavailable Quitclaim of fishery of 'Redehou' (BWK) Beneficiary 3/389/6 (Kel. Lib., no. 63)
undated Gift of a sixth part of Innerwick at feuferme (ELO) Beneficiary Hugh, king's chaplain and clerk (episcopal witness); Malcolm of Keith; Osbert, chaplain (ELO); Ralph (clerk of Hugh, chaplain/clerk of the King); Robert (man of Hugh, chaplain/clerk of the king); Robert of Ednam; Robert of Kent; Robert, clerk (ELO); Roland, son-in-law of Nicholas de CĂ´tentin; Thomas (son of Hugh, king's chaplain and clerk); Thomas de Heriz; William, clerk (ELO) 3/289/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 249)
undated Gift of peatery of Brown Moss and other lands and rights in Gordon (BWK) Beneficiary 3/250/11 (Kel. Lib., no. 123)
unavailable Quitclaim of rights in ploughgate of 'Fulwidnes' (lost, Channelkirk parish, BWK) Grantor 3/28/26 (Kel. Lib., no. 246)
unavailable Grant of liberties Beneficiary 2/132/10 (Scotia Pontificia, no. 114)
unavailable Gift of possessions Beneficiary 3/15/12 (Kel. Lib., no. 304)
unavailable Gift of sheilings of Bothwell Beneficiary 1/6/338 (RRS, ii, no. 367)
unavailable Confirmation of cows and swine from king's cain from land in exchange for rent formerly paid from land in Glencairn Beneficiary 1/6/338 (RRS, ii, no. 367)
undated Gift of one acre in Mow (ROX) Beneficiary Henry of Mow; Herman of Mow; Richard Scot; Richard Wallace (12C); Robert, chaplain (Mow); W., nepos of Richard of Lincoln (Senior); William Waiting 3/349/3 (Kel. Lib., no. 165)
unavailable Renewal of the church of Horndean and the sheilings of Dirrington (BWK) Beneficiary 3/590/12 (Kel. Lib., no. 140)
unavailable Donation of church of Hume (BWK) Beneficiary 1/5/24 (RRS, i, no. 131)
unavailable Gift of the church of Langton (BWK) Beneficiary 3/590/11 (Kel. Lib., no. 139)
undated Confirmation of Michael of Makerstoun's gift of two acres on the road which leads from Langton to Roxburgh (ROX) Beneficiary Hugh, king's chaplain (TRW); Reginald, son of Anthony; Richard Wallace (12C); Robert, son of Walter Corbet; Walter son of Robert of Shotton; Walter, son of Walter Corbet 3/173/3 (Kel. Lib., no. 238)
unavailable Concession of liberties and immunities granted to Kelso Abbey Beneficiary 2/143/184 (Kel. Lib., no. 460 )
unavailable Gift of land below church of Greenlaw Beneficiary 3/15/90 (Kel. Lib., no. 77)
unavailable Agreement concerning seventh part of mills of Berwick Party 1 1/8/113 (RRS, iv, no. 173)
unavailable Grant of churches and schools of Roxburgh with parish Beneficiary 2/143/184 (Kel. Lib., no. 460 )
unavailable Charter (gift?) of Cospatric, earl of Dunbar Beneficiary 3/15/90 (Kel. Lib., no. 77)
unavailable Grant of churches in diocese of Aberdeen (unnamed) Beneficiary 2/143/128 (Lind. Cart., no. 106)
unavailable Settlement between Kelso Abbey and Lanercost Priory Party 1 2/73/18 (Laner. Cart., no. 301)
unavailable Gift of a salt pan at Loch Kindar and other possessions in diocese of Whithorn Beneficiary 2/144/88 (Kel. Lib., no. 468)
unavailable Gift of land and pasture in Shotton (Northumberland) Beneficiary 3/568/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 366)
unavailable Request to induce and establish Kelso Abbey into corporal possession of chapel of Fogo (BWK) named person (transaction) 3/15/115 (Kel. Lib., no. 307)
unavailable Confirmation of unnamed churches in diocese of Aberdeen Beneficiary 2/143/127 (Arb. Lib., no. 238A)
unavailable Agreement between the monks of Kelso and John, cardinal priest of S. Stephano in Celio Monte Party 1 2/97/13 (Kel. Lib., no. 434)
unavailable Transfer of abbey from Selkirk to the church of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Kelso Beneficiary 1/6/48 (RRS, ii, no. 63)
unavailable Agreement made between Kelso and Melrose Abbeys Party 1 1/6/338 (RRS, ii, no. 367)
unavailable Agreement between Eschina of Mow and Kelso Abbey over the church of Mow and its pertinents (BWK) Party 2 3/358/10 (Kel. Lib., no. 147)
unavailable Gift of land in Innerwick at ferme for 33 years (ELO) Beneficiary 3/547/30 (Kel. Lib., no. 260)
unavailable Gift of fishery of Woodhornstell Beneficiary 3/72/7 (Kel. Lib., no. 53)
unavailable Grant of liberties Beneficiary 2/132/10 (Scotia Pontificia, no. 114)
unavailable Agreement between Melrose and Kelso over the boundaries between Bowden and Eildon and Darnick (ROX) Party 2 3/503/2 (Melr. Lib., no. 147)
unavailable Confirmation of churches, rights, and liberties in the diocese of St Andrews Beneficiary 2/97/8 (Kel. Lib., no. 452)
unavailable Concession of liberties and immunities granted to Kelso Abbey Beneficiary 2/143/184 (Kel. Lib., no. 460 )
unavailable Gift of the church of Campsie (STL) Beneficiary 3/17/4 (Kel. Lib., no. 222)
unavailable Quitclaim of land of Fincorra (LAN) Beneficiary 3/130/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 198)
unavailable Gift of sheilings in Stobswood and Dirrington (BWK) Beneficiary 2/132/10 (Scotia Pontificia, no. 114)
unavailable Gift of land of Colpinhope (now Coldsmouth, Northumberland) Beneficiary 3/533/2 (Kel. Lib., no. 362)
unavailable Donation of three acres of land in territory of Yetholm (ROX) Beneficiary 1/7/216 (RRS, iii, no. 209)


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Date Short Summary Role Source
X Chaplain of Kelso Abbey (Employment relationship) object (relationship) 4/20/10 (Kel. Lib., no. 145)
6 Jan. 1161 X 5 May 1180 Man (homo) of Kelso Abbey(Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 2/73/6 (Kel. Lib., no. 111)
6 Jan. 1161 X 5 May 1180 Man (homo) of Kelso Abbey(Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 2/73/8 (Kel. Lib., no. 115)
1173 X 2 Feb. 1194 Clerk of Kelso Abbey (Employment relationship) object (relationship) 4/22/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 300)
10 Sept. 1195 X 18 Apr. 1207 Vicar of Kelso Abbey (Employment relationship) object (relationship) 4/20/8 (Kel. Lib., no. 166)
15 Feb. 1198 X 7 Jul. 1202 Fidelis (sworn man) of Kelso Abbey (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 4/32/13 (SEA, i, no. 256)
4 May 1235 Clerk of Kelso Abbey(Employment relationship) object (relationship) 2/73/27 (Kel. Lib., no. 231)
1236 X 1241 shepherd of Kelso Abbey (Employment relationship) object (relationship) 3/547/61 (Kel. Lib., no. 247)
Wednesday 17 Nov. 1266 Lord (dominus) of William son of Philip of Greenrig (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/257/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 200)
25 Mar. 1269 X 24 Mar. 1270 Lord (dominus) of William of Folkerton (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/230/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 189A)
25 Jul. 1271 Lord (dominus) of Hugh Crawford, knight (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/183/3 (Kel. Lib., no. 474)
25 Jul. 1271 Lord (dominus) of Alice, wife of Hugh Crawford (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/183/3 (Kel. Lib., no. 474)
14 Oct. 1271 Lord (dominus) of William of the hill of Midlem son of Watheof son of Aldwin (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/405/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 352)
Monday 7 Aug. 1273 Vicars of Kelso Abbey (Employment relationship) object (relationship) 4/20/48 (Kel. Lib., no. 334)
15 May 1285 Lord (dominus) of Hugh son of John son of Hugh of Redden (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/495/3 (Kel. Lib., no. 219)
22 Sept. 1294 Lord (dominus) of Adam of Dowane, son of Daniel of Dowane (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/718/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 192)
30 May 1295 Procurator of Kelso Abbey (Employment relationship) object (relationship) 4/32/111 (Kel. Lib., no. 203)
30 May 1295 Lord (dominus) of John of Roxburgh, monk of Kelso (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 4/32/111 (Kel. Lib., no. 203)
7 Aug. 1299 Guardian of Kelso Abbey object (relationship) 1/27/0 (Stevenson, Docs., ii, no. 581)
7 Aug. 1299 Monk of Kelso Abbey (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 1/27/0 (Stevenson, Docs., ii, no. 581)
20 Oct. 1299 X 2 Mar. 1317 Lord (dominus) of Adam of Dowane, son of Daniel of Dowane (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/718/2 (Kel. Lib., no. 195)


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Date Short Summary Source
9 Dec. 1268 Dominus (Lord/Sir) 3/286/2 (Kel. Lib., no. 291)
25 Jul. 1271 Dominus (Lord/Sir) 3/183/3 (Kel. Lib., no. 474)
29 Jan. 1273 X 6 Aug. 1306 lord of Lesmahagow 3/130/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 198)
Friday 28 Jul. 1290 lord of feu of Waltheofgate 3/741/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 44)


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Date Short Summary Role Source
undated Land of Little Kype (LAN) Holder (possession) 2/73/36 (Kel. Lib., no. 197)
undated land in Innerwick (ELO) Neighbouring landholder 3/289/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 249)
undated land in Berwick (BWK) Holder (possession) 3/632/26 (Melr. Lib., ii, App., no. 25)
undated pool of Kelso (ROX) Holder (possession) 3/250/10 (Kel. Lib., no. 122)
undated land in Lesmahagow Lord (possession) 3/247/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 187)
undated pool of Kelso (BWK) Holder (possession) 3/250/11 (Kel. Lib., no. 123)
X 2 Feb. 1196 land in Mow (ROX) Holder (possession) 3/349/2 (Kel. Lib., no. 177)
X 1219 land in Innerwick (ELO) Holder (possession) 3/313/3 (Kel. Lib., no. 255)
X 1241 ploughgate in Preston at ferme (MLO) Holder (possession) 3/503/7 (Kel. Lib., no. 318)
X 24 Aug. 1260 land in Mow (ROX) Holder (possession) 3/349/7 (Kel. Lib., no. 159)
1138 X 24 Aug. 1147 Hardingstone (Northants.) Holder (possession) 3/3/2 (Chrs. David I, no. 70)
1147 X 12 Jun. 1152 Hardingston, Northampton Holder (possession) 1/4/102 (Chrs. David I, no. 183)
circa 1150 X 8 Mar. 1185 land in Innerwick (ELO) Neighbouring landholder 3/60/5 (Kel. Lib., no. 252)
circa 1150 X 8 Mar. 1185 land in Innerwick (ELO) Neighbouring landholder 3/60/2 (Kel. Lib., no. 257)
25 Oct. 1150 X 17 Nov. 1151 ploughgate in Berwick Holder (possession) 2/10/8 (SEA, i, no. 139)
25 Oct. 1150 X 17 Nov. 1151 fishery in villa of Berwick Holder (possession) 2/10/8 (SEA, i, no. 139)
25 Oct. 1150 X 17 Nov. 1151 one toft in burgh of Berwick Holder (possession) 2/10/8 (SEA, i, no. 139)
25 Mar. 1159 X 24 Mar. 1160 Land in Berwick belonging to Kelso Abbey Holder (possession) 1/5/24 (RRS, i, no. 131)
25 Mar. 1159 X 13 Sept. 1162 Church of Greenlaw (BWK) Lord (possession) 3/15/6 (Kel. Lib., no. 79)
9 Dec. 1165 X 1178 land in Hadden (ROX) Holder (possession) 3/265/2 (Kel. Lib., no. 217)
9 Dec. 1165 X 1195 land in Hadden (ROX) Holder (possession) 3/265/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 214)
24 Dec. 1165 X 1195 Land of the church of St Laurence, Berwick (BWK) Holder (possession) 1/6/48 (RRS, ii, no. 63)
1173 X 2 Feb. 1194 church of Hume (BWK) Holder (possession) 4/22/2 (Kel. Lib., no. 301)
1173 X 2 Feb. 1194 church of Hume (BWK) Holder (possession) 4/22/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 300)
1175 X 1178 Church of Keith (Humbie, ELO) Holder (possession) 4/32/3 (SEA, i, no. 104)
1175 X 1178 Church of Keith-Hundeby (Humbie) Holder (possession) 2/10/95 (SEA, i, no. 205)
1175 X 1185 Church of St Michael, Maxwell Holder (possession) 2/7/36 (SEA, i, no. 96)
1175 X 24 Mar. 1186 Church of Wiston (LAN) Holder (possession) 4/32/5 (SEA, i, no. 105)
1177 X 1207 half ploughgate in Redden (ROX) Holder (possession) 3/265/5 (Kel. Lib., no. 213)
14 Oct. 1178 X 1198 land in Innerwick (ELO) Holder (possession) 3/298/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 250)
1180 X 2 Feb. 1196 land in Hadden (ROX) Holder (possession) 3/265/3 (Kel. Lib., no. 206)
1180 X 1203 Land in Roxburgh Holder (possession) 2/73/17 (Brink. Cart., no. 157)
1180 X Oct. 1221 mill in Kelso (ROX) Holder (possession) 3/391/1 (Kel. Lib., no. 507)
5 May 1180 X 2 Feb. 1196 church of Mow (ROX) Holder (possession) 4/20/4 (Kel. Lib., no. 155)
1182 X 1216 church of Greenlaw (BWK) Holder (possession) 3/269/2 (Kel. Lib., no. 269)
1189 X 1195 4d. from land in Haddington Holder (possession) 1/6/338 (RRS, ii, no. 367)
1189 X 1195 land of son of Donald Holder (possession) 1/6/338 (RRS, ii, no. 367)
1189 X 1195 Ploughgate in Hadden Holder (possession) 1/6/338 (RRS, ii, no. 367)
1189 X 1196 land in Innerwick (ELO) Holder (possession) 3/313/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 59)
1189 X 1196 two parts of Innerwick (ELO) Holder (possession) 3/313/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 59)
23 Mar. 1189 X 17 Sept. 1194 land in Hadden (ROX) Holder (possession) 3/265/4 (Kel. Lib., no. 205)
23 Mar. 1189 X 2 Feb. 1196 land in Hadden (ROX) Holder (possession) 4/20/5 (Kel. Lib., no. 211)
1190 X 1195 Certain revenues held by Kelso Abbey Holder (possession) 1/6/288 (RRS, ii, no. 317)
circa 4 Jul. 1190 land in Innerwick (ELO) Holder (possession) 3/313/2 (Kel. Lib., no. 256)
11 Nov. 1190 X 1204 land in Innerwick (ELO) Holder (possession) 3/547/29 (Kel. Lib., no. 248)
10 Sept. 1195 X 18 Apr. 1207 land in Mow (ROX) Holder (possession) 4/20/8 (Kel. Lib., no. 166)
27 Feb. 1201 Church of Lazonby Holder (possession) 2/137/14 (Laner. Cart., no. 300A)
25 Sept., 1201 X 1205 Revenue in Galloway Holder (possession) 1/6/415 (RRS, ii, no. 448)
18 Sept. 1202 X 5 May 1236 one oxgang in Mowhope (ROX) Holder (possession) 3/421/10 (Kel. Lib., no. 156)
18 Sept. 1202 X 5 May 1236 one oxgang in Mowhope (ROX) Holder (possession) 3/421/9 (Kel. Lib., no. 162)