People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 6/2/5 (IP, 62-3)

John Stewart, brother of the lord James, Steward of Scotland, having attained the trust and friendship to Edward, king of England etc., promises on his own part, and on that of his heirs, upon pain of body and property, to support King Edward, and serve him well and loyally against all people whenever called on or summoned by the king or his heirs; and that he shall know no harm to him, nor trouble him; and he binds himself, his heirs, and all their goods, and has sworn on the holy gospels.
Firm date
15 May 1296
Dating Notes
15 May, 24 Edward I.
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Place date (document)
Related Place
Source for Data Entry
TNA, E39/3/8; Instrumenta Publica, pp. 62-3 (Ragman Roll).
Trad. ID
IP, 62-3
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Charter type
Letters Patent (Fealty)
Referred to as letter patent
Original (contemporary)
TNA, E39/3/8; Palgrave, Docs, no. 44; CDS, ii, no. 740; Foedera, i, ii, 839.

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Date Short Summary Primary Witnesses
15 May 1296 Fealty of John Stewart, brother of James the Steward of Scotland, to Edward I, king of England yes