People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Place: ELO (East Lothian) >> Yester

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Name Floruits Related place
Henry de Greenford, constable of Yester Castle Yester
Hugh Gifford, lord of Yester 1153 × 1189 Yester
John Gifford, lord of Yester 1296 × 1296 Yester
Ralph of Yester Yester
Thomas of Yester, son of Ralph Yester
Unknown, constable of Yester Yester
William Gifford, son of Hugh Gifford, lord of Yester 1163 × 1205 Yester


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Title Related place
Document 1/8/109 (RRS, iv, no. 113) Yester


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Date Short Summary Primary Witnesses
unavailable Donation of Yester, part of Lethington, and muir of Haddington (ELO); a toft in Linlithgow (WLO) no
unavailable Resignation of Yester (ELO) no
undated Quitclaim of Nether Yester (ELO) for a ploughgate in 'Berwalestune' (ELO?) and 14 marks yes Hugh, servant; Richard Sulard ; Richard, son of Flinhard ; Robert del Maner; Robert Russell; Robert, clerk (13C); Siward of Carlisle; Walter de Havalla; Walter, son of Everard of Pencaitland; Waltheof of Samuelston; William de Vieuxpont, son of Emma or son of Matilda (13C); William of the Chapel; William, clerk (13C)
unavailable Gift of ploughgate in ‘Berwalestune’ (ELO?) and 14 marks in exchange for Nether Yester no
unavailable Gift of side of wood towards castle of Yester (ELO) and three 'pedatas' of land yes Adam of Temple; John Comyn, lord of Badenoch (d.1277); John of Keith, marischal (son of Hervey); John of Kinloch; John of Pencaitland (son of Henry); John, steward of Pencaitland; Philip of Keith, rector of Biggar (son of John); Ralph of Echline, burgess of Haddington; Robert Menzies (d.1267); Robert of Newton; Walter Avenel; William of Renfrew; William, cook of Bolton
unavailable Gift of side of wood towards castle of Yester (ELO) and three 'pedatas' of land yes Adam of Temple; John Comyn, lord of Badenoch (d.1277); John of Keith, marischal (son of Hervey); John of Kinloch; John of Pencaitland (son of Henry); John, steward of Pencaitland; Philip of Keith, rector of Biggar (son of John); Ralph of Echline, burgess of Haddington; Robert Menzies (d.1267); Robert of Newton; Walter Avenel; William of Renfrew; William, cook of Bolton
1166 X 9 Aug. 1170 Gift of part of Yester (ELO) which Gamel formerly held yes Gilbert de Umfraville (fl.c.1140-90); Patrick (I), earl of Dunbar (d.1232); Richard, chaplain (TRW); Walkelin Barclay; Waltheof, earl of Dunbar (d.1182); William de Mortimer (12C); William de Vieuxpont (II) (d.c.1203); William Hay (I), lord of Errol (d.c.1201); William Lindsay (II) (d.c.1205)
7 May, 1202 X 1207 Succession of land of Yester, Lethington, toft in burgh of Crail, toft in Haddington yes Adam Hastings/Hasketh; Eustace de Vescy (d.1216); Florence, bishop-elect of Glasgow (d.1210); Philip de Valognes, chamberlain (d.1215); Richard Revel, lord of Coultra (d.1215×25); Robert of London (d.1225); Robert of Roos (II) (d.1226/7); Simon Fraser (I) (TRW)
7 May, 1202 X 1207 Succession of land of Yester, Lethington, toft in burgh of Crail, toft in Haddington yes Adam Hastings/Hasketh; Eustace de Vescy (d.1216); Florence, bishop-elect of Glasgow (d.1210); Philip de Valognes, chamberlain (d.1215); Richard Revel, lord of Coultra (d.1215×25); Robert of London (d.1225); Robert of Roos (II) (d.1226/7); Simon Fraser (I) (TRW)
7 May, 1202 X 1207 Succession of land of Yester, Lethington, toft in burgh of Crail, toft in Haddington yes Adam Hastings/Hasketh; Eustace de Vescy (d.1216); Florence, bishop-elect of Glasgow (d.1210); Philip de Valognes, chamberlain (d.1215); Richard Revel, lord of Coultra (d.1215×25); Robert of London (d.1225); Robert of Roos (II) (d.1226/7); Simon Fraser (I) (TRW)


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Date Short Summary Holder Lord
X 1267 Wood towards the castle of Yester (ELO) Adam Malherbe of Morham
1166 X 9 Aug. 1170 Yester Gamel (landholder in Yester)
7 May, 1202 X 1207 Yester Hugh Gifford, lord of Yester
7 May, 1202 X 1207 Part of Yester Áed/Hugh, son of Áed, son of Gilla Míchéil earl of Fife (fl.1160s)
7 May, 1202 X 1207 Part of Yester Gamel (landholder in Yester)