People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219)

Biography
justiciar, constable of Roxburgh, heir of Sir Robert Avenel Buried in the chapter-house at Melrose. (Chron. Mel.)
Floruits
1165 × 1213
Related Place
Eskdale
Family connections
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Grantor Beneficiary relationships
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Total number of associated factoids: 98

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Date Short Summary Role Witnesses Source
unavailable Concession of free multure in Duddingston (MLO) Grantor 3/60/9 (Inchcolm, no. 17)
unavailable Charter of Gervase Avenel on the land of Eskdale Grantor 1/6/238 (RRS, ii, no. 264)
unavailable Petition to confirm donation of Tomleuchar and Watcarrick (DMF) Addressor 3/60/3 (Melr. Lib., no. 41)
unavailable Donation of Eskdale Grantor 1/7/14 (RRS, iii, no. 14)
unavailable Petition to confirm donation of Tomleuchar (DMF) and Watcarrick (DMF) Addressor 3/60/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 196)
unavailable Renewal of donation of Tomleuchar (DMF) and Watcarrick (DMF) Grantor 3/60/6 (Melr. Lib., no. 197)
unavailable Quitclaim of 5 marks Grantor 3/60/6 (Melr. Lib., no. 197)
X 8 Mar. 1185 Agreement between Robert Avenel and Gervase Avenel and Melrose Abbey Party 1 Archibald, abbot of Dunfermline (d.1198); David, earl of Huntingdon (d.1219); Glay, nepos of Robert Avenel; Jocelin, bishop of Glasgow (d.1199); Osbert, abbot of Kelso (d.1203); Richard de Godelinch, abbot of Jedburgh (d.1191/2); Robert Avenel, son of Robert Avenel, clerk, persona; Roger of Newport, master; Simon de Liberatione, bishop of Dunblane (fl.1173×77-c.1195); Simon, archdeacon of Glasgow (fl.1165×74-1195×96) 4/20/3 (Melr. Lib., no. 40)
X 8 Mar. 1185 * Quitclaim (agreement) of 4 marks for lands of Eskdale (DMF) Party 1 4/20/3 (Melr. Lib., no. 40)
X 8 Mar. 1185 * Concession (agreement) of pittance four times a year Party 1 4/20/3 (Melr. Lib., no. 40)
24 Dec. 1165 X 8 Mar. 1185 Gift of Tomleuchar and Watcarrick (DMF) Consentor Alan Stewart, son of Walter (d.1204); Alan, son of Hugh, steward of Earl David; David, earl of Huntingdon (d.1219); Gervase de Eincurt, nepos of Robert Avenel; Glay, nepos of Robert Avenel; Herbert de Arche; Hugh Parvus ('the little'), clerk, chaplain; Jocelin, bishop of Glasgow (d.1199); Robert Crook, knight (12C); Simon, archdeacon of Glasgow (fl.1165×74-1195×96); Walter, clerk of Bishops Ingram and Jocelin; William de Aldri; William, clerk, steward of Bishop Jocelin 3/60/1 (Melr. Lib., no. 39)
1180 X 1193 Confirmation of land of Eskdale Sicut Clause Adam of Stanford; Alexander de St Martin, sheriff; David, earl of Huntingdon (d.1219); Hervey, marischal (Keith); Hugh de Sigillo, bishop of Dunkeld (d.1229 or 1230); Hugh Ridel (I); Hugh, abbot of Newbattle (fl.1179-1201); Osbert, abbot of Kelso (d.1203); Philip de Valognes, chamberlain (d.1215); Richard de Munfichet (Muschet); Richard de Prebenda, bishop of Dunkeld (d.1210); Richard, son of Guy, marischal of King William; Robert de Quincy (d.1200x01); Robert de St Michael; Roger de Valognes; Waltheof, son of Baldwin of Biggar; William Malveisin, bishop of St Andrews (d.1238) 1/6/238 (RRS, ii, no. 264)
5 May 1180 X 8 Mar. 1185 Quitclaim of 4 marks for land of Eskdale (DMF) Grantor Archibald, abbot of Dunfermline (d.1198); David, earl of Huntingdon (d.1219); Glay, nepos of Robert Avenel; Jocelin, bishop of Glasgow (d.1199); Osbert, abbot of Kelso (d.1203); Richard de Godelinch, abbot of Jedburgh (d.1191/2); Robert Avenel, son of Robert Avenel, clerk, persona; Roger of Newport, master; Simon de Liberatione, bishop of Dunblane (fl.1173×77-c.1195); Simon, archdeacon of Glasgow (fl.1165×74-1195×96) 3/60/2 A (Buccleuch, ii, no. 370)
5 May 1180 X 29 May 1192 Renewal of Tomleuchar and Watcarrick (DMF) Grantor Adam of Hirsel, master, persona (fl.1180×1232); Archibald, abbot of Dunfermline (d.1198); Gervase de Eincurt, nepos of Robert Avenel; Glay, nepos of Robert Avenel; Guy, prior of Kelso; Hugh, king's clerk (TRW); Jocelin, bishop of Glasgow (d.1199); John of Roxburgh, master, treasurer of Glasgow (d.1196); Osbert, abbot of Kelso (d.1203); Richard de Godelinch, abbot of Jedburgh (d.1191/2); Richard of Hassendean, dean, official (fl.1175×89); Robert Avenel, son of Robert Avenel, clerk, persona; Roger of Newport, master; Simon de Liberatione, bishop of Dunblane (fl.1173×77-c.1195); Simon, archdeacon of Glasgow (fl.1165×74-1195×96); Unknown, persona of Lilliesleaf; Walter Corbet; Walter Oliphant (I), justice; Walter, clerk of Bishops Ingram and Jocelin; William Hay (I), lord of Errol (d.c.1201); William, clerk, steward of Bishop Jocelin 3/60/3 (Melr. Lib., no. 41)
17 Jun. 1208 X 5 Oct. 1218 Renewal of Tomleuchar (DMF) and Watcarrick (DMF) Grantor Adam, son of Roger (DMF); Bernard of Hadden, sheriff of Roxburgh; Gervase Avenel, son of Gervase Avenel; Gregory of Rutherford; Henry, abbot of Kelso (d.1218); John Maxwell, chamberlain, sheriff of Roxburgh (d.1241); Richard Namus (le Neym); Richard, clerk of Gervase Avenel; Robert, son of Gervase Avenel; Roger Burnard (mid13C); Sybil, wife of Gervase Avenel; Thomas of Somerville (fl.1208-18); Walter Oliphant, justiciar of Lothian (son of Walter) (d.1242); William of Hownam, son of John, son of Orm (d.1227) 3/60/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 196)
3 Dec. 1236 X 22 Nov. 1249 Gift of half of land held in Duddingston (MLO) Sicut Clause Abraham, vicar of Abercorn; Elias of Dundas, knight (13C); Geoffrey de Liberatione, bishop of Dunkeld (d.1249); John of Stirling, knight, sheriff of Stirling; Nigel de Mowbray; Roger de Mowbray; William of Ednam, master, archdeacon of Dunkeld (d.1251×57) 3/60/9 (Inchcolm, no. 17)


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X 8 Mar. 1185 Heir of Robert Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1185) (Familial relationship) subject (relationship) 4/20/3 (Melr. Lib., no. 40)
9 Dec. 1165 X 8 Mar. 1185 Son of Robert Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1185) (Familial relationship) subject (relationship) 3/421/6 (Melr. Lib., no. 135)
24 Dec. 1165 X 8 Mar. 1185 Heir of Robert Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1185) (Familial relationship) subject (relationship) 3/60/1 (Melr. Lib., no. 39)
1177 X 8 Mar. 1185 Son of Robert Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1185) (Familial relationship) subject (relationship) 3/547/15 (CDS, ii, no. 1606 (2))
1179 X 8 Mar. 1185 Son of Robert Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1185) (Familial relationship) subject (relationship) 3/609/1 (Melr. Lib., no. 116)
6 Mar. 1179 X 1219 Lord (dominus) of Warin, son of Robert English (Tenurial & lordship relationship) subject (relationship) 3/213/1 (Inchcolm, no. 11 )
6 Mar. 1179 X 1219 Son of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/213/1 (Inchcolm, no. 11 )
6 Mar. 1179 X 1219 Son of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/213/1 (Inchcolm, no. 11 )
6 Mar. 1179 X 1219 Heir of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/213/1 (Inchcolm, no. 11 )
1180 X 1193 Heir of Robert Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1185)(Familial relationship) subject (relationship) 1/6/238 (RRS, ii, no. 264)
1180 X 2 Feb. 1196 Horn-blower of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Employment relationship) object (relationship) 3/284/2 (Melr. Lib., no. 130)
5 May 1180 X 8 Mar. 1185 Heir of Robert Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1185) (Familial relationship) subject (relationship) 3/60/2 A (Buccleuch, ii, no. 370)
5 May 1180 X 29 May 1192 Son of Robert Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1185) (Familial relationship) subject (relationship) 3/60/3 (Melr. Lib., no. 41)
5 May 1180 X 29 May 1192 Father of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/3 (Melr. Lib., no. 41)
5 May 1180 X 29 May 1192 Lord (dominus) of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/3 (Melr. Lib., no. 41)
5 May 1180 X 29 May 1192 Mother of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/3 (Melr. Lib., no. 41)
1189 X 1195 Constable of William I, king of Scots (d.1214) (Employment relationship) subject (relationship) 1/6/285 (RRS, ii, no. 314)
17 Jun. 1208 X 5 Oct. 1218 Lord (dominus) of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 196)
17 Jun. 1208 X 5 Oct. 1218 Lord (dominus) of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 196)
17 Jun. 1208 X 5 Oct. 1218 Mother of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 196)
17 Jun. 1208 X 5 Oct. 1218 Clerk of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Employment relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 196)
17 Jun. 1208 X 5 Oct. 1218 Wife (uxor) of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 196)
17 Jun. 1208 X 5 Oct. 1218 Son of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 196)
17 Jun. 1208 X 5 Oct. 1218 Son of Robert Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1185) (Familial relationship) subject (relationship) 3/60/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 196)
17 Jun. 1208 X 5 Oct. 1218 Son of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 196)
17 Jun. 1208 X 5 Oct. 1218 Heir of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 196)
17 Jun. 1208 X 5 Oct. 1218 Father of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/4 (Melr. Lib., no. 196)
circa 1214 X circa 1249 Son of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/8 (Melr. Lib., no. 204)
3 Apr. 1215 Heir of Robert Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1185)(Familial relationship) subject (relationship) 1/7/14 (RRS, iii, no. 14)
19 Oct. 1218 X 2 Aug. 1221 Son of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/6 (Melr. Lib., no. 197)
19 Oct. 1218 X 2 Aug. 1221 Father of Roger Avenel, sheriff (d.1243) (Familial relationship) subject (relationship) 3/60/6 (Melr. Lib., no. 197)
3 Dec. 1236 X 22 Nov. 1249 Son of Gervase Avenel, lord of Eskdale (d.1219) (Familial relationship) object (relationship) 3/60/9 (Inchcolm, no. 17)
3 Dec. 1236 X 22 Nov. 1249 Father of John Avenel, son of Gervase Avenel (Familial relationship) subject (relationship) 3/60/9 (Inchcolm, no. 17)


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Date Short Summary Source
6 Mar. 1179 X 1219 Dominus (Lord/Sir) 3/213/1 (Inchcolm, no. 11 )
1189 X 1195 constable of Roxburgh 1/6/285 (RRS, ii, no. 314)
1189 X 1195 constable of Roxburgh 1/6/338 (RRS, ii, no. 367)
15 Mar. 1196 X 1203 constable of Roxburgh 3/547/30 A (NRS, GD 212/1/16, 45-7)
6 Jul., 1208 X 1214 justice 1/6/447 (RRS, ii, no. 481)
6 Nov. 1208 justice 1/6/449 (RRS, ii, no. 483)
3 Dec. 1236 X 22 Nov. 1249 Dominus (Lord/Sir) 3/60/9 (Inchcolm, no. 17)


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9 December 1165 X 8 March 1185 Gift of lands and rights in Hownam and Mow (ROX) 3/421/6 (Melr. Lib., no. 135)
24 December 1165 X 1177 Gift (?) of 2 oxgangs in Legerwood (BWK) with a toft and common pasture 3/547/5 (CDS, ii, no. 1606 (1))
1175 X 31 August 1198 Gift of land near Raeshaw (in Hownam, ROX) 3/284/3 (Melr. Lib., no. 131)
1177 X 8 March 1185 Renewal of 2 oxgangs in Legerwood (BWK) 3/547/15 (CDS, ii, no. 1606 (2))
1177 X 1204 Charter of two measured ploughgates of arable in territory of Rattray (PER) 1/6/198 (RRS, ii, no. 222)
1178 X 1187 Gift of ferry-boat of Montrose with land belonging to it 1/6/204 (RRS, ii, no. 228)
1178 X 4 August 1188 Gift of four acres in Forteviot (PER) 1/6/184 (RRS, ii, no. 208)
1178 X 1195 Gift of toft in new burgh of Perth 1/6/252 (RRS, ii, no. 278)
1179 X 8 March 1185 Gift of land in Clifton (ROX) 3/609/1 (Melr. Lib., no. 116)
6 March 1179 X 1219 Gift of half ploughgate of Duddingston (WLO) 3/213/1 (Inchcolm, no. 11 )
1180 X 2 February 1196 Renewal of land of Hownam (ROX) 3/284/2 (Melr. Lib., no. 130)
1183 X 4 August 1188 Confirmation of church of Haltwhistle in Tynedale 3/106/7 (Arb. Lib., no. 37)
1189 X 1 August 1189 Gift of four ploughgates in Conveth (Laurencekirk, KCD) 1/6/316 (RRS, ii, no. 345)
1189 X 1194 Gift of church of Panbride (ANG) 1/6/298 (RRS, ii, no. 327)
1189 X 1194 Gift of church of Monikie (ANG) and common pasture in parish of Monikie 1/6/299 (RRS, ii, no. 328)
1189 X 1194 Gift of annual rent of 3 marks 1/6/275 (RRS, ii, no. 304)
1189 X 1194 Command to hand over bequests for building operations of Arbroath Abbey 1/6/325 (RRS, ii, no. 354)
1189 X 1195 Confirmation of donation of Muiravonside (WLO) 1/6/291 (RRS, ii, no. 320)
1189 X 1195 Concession of peace and protection, freedom from toll 1/6/284 (RRS, ii, no. 313)
1189 X 1195 Grant of Hownam (ROX) and wood of Hownam 1/6/285 (RRS, ii, no. 314)
1189 X 1195 Renewal of ploughgate in demesne of Roxburgh and other possessions which King David has given 1/6/286 (RRS, ii, no. 315)
1189 X 1195 Renewal of various lands and possessions 1/6/338 (RRS, ii, no. 367)
1189 X 1195 Gift of churches of Gamrie (BNF) and Tarves (ABD) 1/6/289 (RRS, ii, no. 318)
29 September 1189 X 1190 Confirmation of chapel of Park, and buildings of Colmslie, Buckholm and Whitelee 1/6/272 (RRS, ii, no. 301)
1190 X 1195 Gift of three ploughgates in exchange for specified revenues 1/6/288 (RRS, ii, no. 317)
circa 4 July 1190 Gift of land in Innerwick at feuferme for 33 years (ELO) 3/313/2 (Kel. Lib., no. 256)
11 November 1190 X 1204 Confirmation of land in Innerwick at ferme for 33 years (ELO) 3/547/29 (Kel. Lib., no. 248)
1194 X 15 January 1200 Agreement between Richard, bishop of Moray, and Duncan, earl of Fife 4/15/2 (SEA, i, no. 114)
31 August, 1195 X 1198 Confirmation of land (i.e. Raeshaw) in feu of Hownam (ROX) 1/6/353 (RRS, ii, no. 382)
15 March 1196 X 1203 Gift of Newbigging by Edinburgh (MLO) 3/547/30 A (NRS, GD 212/1/16, 45-7)
31 December, 1196 X 1198 Gift of teinds of revenues 1/6/375 (RRS, ii, no. 407)
29 September, 1197 X 1203 Gift of toft in burgh upon [Ayr?] 1/6/400 (RRS, ii, no. 433)
24 August 1198 X 4 December 1214 Renewal of lands and rights in Hownam and Mow (ROX) 3/349/5 (Melr. Lib., no. 136)
1 March, 1201 X 1202 Confirmation of quitclaim to Bishop William of Glasgow 1/6/397 (RRS, ii, no. 430)
10 April, 1201 X 1202 Gift of 3 marks from burgh ferme of Rutherglen 1/6/393 (RRS, ii, no. 426)
1202 Gift of 2 oxgangs with a toft and croft in Paxton 3/609/2 (Laner. Cart., no. 82)
17 June 1208 X 31 May 1212 Gift of Sorrowlessfield (ROX) 3/15/38 (Melr. Lib., no. 104)
6 July 1208 Settlement of dispute between Melrose Abbey and Patrick, earl of Dunbar 4/32/18 (Melr. Lib., no. 101)
6 July 1208 Agreement between Patrick, earl of Dunbar, and Melrose Abbey 4/19/2 (Melr. Lib., no. 102)
6 July, 1208 X 1214 Succession of liberties and customs and right to have serfs 1/6/447 (RRS, ii, no. 481)
6 November 1208 Confirmation of settlment made between Earl Patrick of Dunbar and Melrose Abbey 1/6/449 (RRS, ii, no. 483)
13 March 1213 X 1219 Gift of land in Spott (ELO) 3/606/1 (Melr. Lib., no. 58)