Regesta 55
1307-1308

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'Regesta 55: 1307-1308', Calendar of Papal Registers Relating to Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 2: 1305-1342 (1895), pp. 32-49. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=96065 Date accessed: 17 April 2014. Add to my bookshelf


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Regesta, Vol. LV.

3 Clement V.

11 Kal. Dec.
Poitiers.
(f. 1.)
To Fulk Le Straunge, lord of Witechirche, in the diocese of Coventry, and Margaret, daughter of the late John Giffard, lord of Corsham, in the diocese of Hereford. Dispensation to remain in the marriage which they have contracted, notwithstanding that they are related in the fourth degree of kindred; with legitimation of issue past and future.
Kal. Dec.
Poitiers.
(f. 2d.)
To the archbishop of York and Hugh Geraldi, precentor of Perigueux. Mandate to restore Richard de Hoton, prior of Durham, who has been suspended by the pope from temporals and spirituals, the administration of which had been committed to Antony patriarch of Jerusalem, bishop of Durham; and to cause the chapter and other subjects to obey the said prior.
1308.
4 Id. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 5d.)
To the bishops of London and Lincoln, collectors of the Holy Land tenth in Scotland. Mandate to exact it, not according to the old taxation made in the time of peace, but according to the true modern valuation of rents; all processes hitherto begun being revoked.
7 Id. Nov.
Lauremont.
(f. 5d.)
To Bego de Cavomonte. Provision, at the request of Raymond, cardinal of New St. Mary's, of the archdeaconry and a canonry and prebend of London, void by the death of Master John de Bedefort, notwithstanding that there has been a suit about the same between the said John and Master Peter de Denn, and that Bego has benefices in France.
Concurrent mandate to the prior of Senach, in the diocese of Perigueux, and two others named.
1307.
8 Id. Dec.
Poitiers.
(f. 6.)
To John de Sutton, rector of Twyforde, in the diocese of Lincoln. Dispensation, at the request of Thomas, cardinal of St. Sabina's, to hold the church of Waretop, in the diocese of York, and a canonry and prebend of Lincoln, which he expects; with leave to resign one of those benefices and accept another.
3 Kal. Dec.
Poitiers.
(f. 7.)
To William son of Philip de Kima, and Eleanor, daughter of Margaret, relict of Edmund de Mortuo Mari, knight, widow, of the diocese of Lincoln. Dispensation to continue in the marriage they have contracted, but not consummated, notwithstanding that they are related in the fourth degree of kindred.
3 Id. Dec.
Poitiers.
(f. 12.)
To Nicholas, bishop of Dunblane. Confirmation of the election made by the dean and chapter on the voidance of the see by the death of Nicholas, the election of the dean having been examined by three cardinals named; the bishop elect being consecrated by Nicholas, bishop of Ostia. The canons making the election were Maurice de Insula Missarum, William de Londors, Michael de Cambuskinel, William de Eglisham, and Henry de Stryvelin.
Concurrent letters to the dean and chapter of Dunblane, and to Malisius, earl of Strathern. [Theiner, 178.]
5 Kal. Jan.
Poitiers.
(f. 13d.)
To Raymund, cardinal of New St. Mary's. Faculty to receive the resignation by William de Cruce Roys, of his canonry of Chichester and prebend of Hanefield, and to give them to Gilbert de Bruera, rector of Boccing, in the diocese of London.
12 Kal. Jan.
Poitiers.
(f. 14.)
To the archbishop of Canterbury. Mandate to protect the master and brethren of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem, who are much molested in their persons and goods.
Ibid. The like to the abbots of Westminster and St. Albans, the dean of Cashel, the bishop of Connor, and twenty-nine other persons named in various parts of Europe.
1308.
11 Kal. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 14d.)
To William Testa, and Peter Amalvini. Mandate to permit the archbishop of Canterbury to administer his diocese, he having been suspended from spirituals and temporals, with order to satisfy his claims on the revenues of the see, due vouchers being exhibited by him.
Ibid. To Robert, archbishop of Canterbury. Restoration of the administration of the temporalities and spiritualities of the see.
Ibid. Revocation, at the petition of the archbishop of Canterbury, who is about to preside at the coronation of king Edward, of all letters from Rome touching the commission of coronation.
1307.
Kal. Dec.
Poitiers.
(f. 15d.)
To Richard, archbishop of Dublin. Indult to choose his confessor.
Kal. Dec.
Poitiers.
(f. 17d.)
To Hildebrand de Anibaldis of Rome, archdeacon of Essex. Indult to visit his archdeaconry by deputy, and receive procurations for three years.
Concurrent mandate to Matthew de Neapoli, notary apostolic, and others named.
Dec. 13.
Poitiers.
(f. 18.)
To Master Richard Pyrot, rector of Halesworth, in the diocese of Norwich, value 20l. Dispensation at the request of John de Averinges, seneschal of Gascony, to hold an additional benefice of like value.
1308.
8 Kal. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 28d.)
To Raymund, cardinal of New St. Mary's. Faculty to receive the resignation of Odard son of Matthew de Monte Martini, knight, Queen Margaret's clerk, of his canonries and prebends of Chichester and Besançon, and to give those of Besançon to Perrin, and those of Chichester to Imbert, sons of the said knight; notwithstanding that Perrin has a canonry of Chichester, and Imbert has canonries of Besançon and London.
2 Id. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 29d.)
To Walter, canon of St. Paul's, London. Appointment, at the request of the king, whose treasurer he is, to the see of Worcester, void by the death of William. The prior and chapter elected him, but he refused, pending a decision on the reservation of the appointment by the pope, who annulled the election.
Concurrent letters to the prior and chapter, to the clergy, to the people, and to all subjects of the see of Worcester, to the archbishop of Canterbury, and to the king of England.
2 Non. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 31d.)
To William de Thorntoft, rector of Kneshale, in the diocese of York. Dispensation, at the request of Thomas, cardinal of St. Sabina's, and of the king, whose clerk he is, to hold also the churches of Warlington, Foston, and Doderhull, in the dioceses of Lincoln, York, and Worcester, value 147 marks, and to enjoy the fruits he has received from Woketon, Tiveresholt, and Brune Candevere, in the dioceses of Lincoln and Winchester, which he has resigned, as well as of the other above-named churches, all of which he has held without any dispensation.
2 Non. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 34d.)
To Henry de Lucebi, rector of Waldneuton, in the diocese of Lincoln, value 32 marks. Dispensation to retain also Wllovir (Wooler), in the diocese of Durham, value 30 marks, he having obtained them without any dispensation, and on resigning either of them to hold another, value 50 marks.
Kal. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 35.)
To Isabella de Vescy, of the diocese of Durham. Indult to have a portable altar.
Ibid. To Aymer de Valencia, earl of Pembroke, and his wife. Indult to have mass said at a portable altar in places not subject to interdict.
5 Kal. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 35.)
To Robert de Chishulle. He has been successively rector of Barptonile, or Bertonile, in the diocese of Coventry and Lichfield, and of Cheping Norton, in the diocese of Lincoln, value 37l. Dispensation to retain the same and enjoy their revenues on being ordained priest.
Kal. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 35d.)
To John de Haveringges, or Averinges, of the diocese of Lincoln. Faculty to have a portable altar.
2 Non. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 35d.)
To William de Vassebourne, who has been successively rector of Kilberi, value 32 marks, and of Loxeuedy, value 40 marks, in the diocese of Meath. Dispensation to retain the same, he having held them without papal dispensation.
11 Kal. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 36.)
To Gilbert de Bruera, who has been successively rector of Bocking, in the diocese of London, value 40l. and of Haversegge, in the diocese of Coventry and Lichfield, value 15l. 6s. 8d. and canon and prebendary of Chichester. Dispensation to retain those benefices.
5 Kal. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 36.)
To John de Fleburth, who has been successively rector of Haham, in the diocese of Lincoln, value 60 marks, and by commendam of Subton, in the same diocese, value 25 marks. Dispensation to retain the same.
Concurrent mandate to the archdeacons of Huntingdon and Stow, and Robert de Kelingwurth, canon of Lincoln, to induct and defend the said John in possession of Subton.
2 Non. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 36d.)
To Nicholas de Carleton, rector of Little Compton, in the diocese of Worcester. Dispensation, at the request of John de Haveringes, seneschal of Gascony, to hold an additional benefice, value 60 marks, and on resigning either to accept another.
Ibid. To Nicholas de Mamecestre, rector of Tachinum (Taghmon), in the diocese of Meath, value 8 marks. Dispensation to hold an additional benefice, value 10l.
Ibid. To William de Boudon, rector of St. Mary Eyd, in the diocese of Lincoln, value 73 marks. Dispensation to hold one or two benefices, value together 60l.
Ibid. To the abbess and convent of Godstowe. Appropriation, at the king's request, of the church of Magna Tilke (Tew), in the diocese of Lincoln, value 50 marks, of their patronage, to take effect on the death or resignation of the present rector; the church is to be served by a secular vicar.
Concurrent mandate to the abbots of Waverley and Dereford in the diocese of Winchester, and to the archdeacon of Winchester.
Ibid.
(f. 37.)
To Walter de Launcelin, rector of Asshe, in the diocese of Rochester, value 20 marks. Dispensation to hold an additional benefice of the same value.
Ibid. To Roger de Gildisburch, rector of Cnoltone, in the diocese of Canterbury, value 20 marks. Dispensation to hold that benefice in addition to Kersalewe, in the diocese of Lincoln, value 7 marks. On being presented to this by the true patron, he was instituted by the diocesan.
Ibid. To Nicholas Galhardi, rector of Coritivel (Curry Rivell), in the diocese of Bath and Wells, value 30 marks. Dispensation to hold with it the church of Ballekari (Babcary), in the same diocese, value 20 marks, to which, for security, he is now newly appointed.
Ibid. (f. 37d.) To Ralph de Stoke, rector of Ufford, in the diocese of Lincoln, value 10l. He has resigned Assele, in the diocese of Lincoln, and accepted Addele, in that of York, which he has also resigned. Dispensation to hold an additional benefice, value 30l. and canonries and prebends in York and Ripon; with remission of fruits received, without any dispensation, from Assele, Ufford, and Addele.
Ibid. To Henry de Clavering, rector of a moiety of St. Mary, Veffai, or Veffam (Swaffham), in the diocese of Norwich, value 18 marks. Dispensation to retain also the church of Carleton Rode, in the same diocese, value 6 marks, to which, having accepted it under title of commendam, he is now, for security, re-appointed.
15 Kal. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 38.)
To Walter de Maydenstan, canon and prebendary of York. Provision of a benefice, value under 100l. in place of others which he could not accept, notwithstanding the provision made to him of the church of Recolver, in the diocese of Canterbury, about which he had a suit with Master Simon de Faversham, and the acceptance by his proctor, in his name, of the church of Bokinge, in the diocese of London.
Concurrent mandate to the abbots of St. Edmunds and Waltham, and Master William Helyas, canon of Saintes.
2 Non. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 39d.)
To James de Warwyka, subdeacon, rector of Kirkby, in Hundensdale (Underdale), in the diocese of York, already dispensed on account of illegitimacy. Dispensation to resign that benefice and accept another, passing from one to another as opportunity offers; but to hold only one, he being non-resident while engaged in studies, and not having been ordained priest.
Non. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 40.)
To William de Langoley, rector of Boneye, in the diocese of York, who has held the chapel of Tweyt, in the church of Stok, in the diocese of Norwich, and the churches of Winn, and of Estwick, value 58 marks, without papal dispensation. Dispensation to retain the same, and to hold an additional benefice, value 100 marks.
Ibid. To James de Cobeham, who has been successively rector of Clyve, or Elyve, and of Coulinge, value 20 marks, in the diocese of Chichester, and also canon and prebendary of Wells, without papal dispensation. Dispensation to retain the said benefices.
1307.
Non. Dec.
Poitiers.
(f. 40.)
To Robert de Lasci, rector of Barton and of Halton, in the diocese of Lincoln, which he holds by papal dispensation. Dispensation, at the request of Peter, bishop of Sabina, to accept two other benefices value 100l.
1308.
5 Kal. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 40d.)
To Henry de Bellegrave, aged twenty. Dispensation to accept a benefice in the gift of the abbot and convent of St. Mary de Pratis, Leicester, a licence addressed to the bishop of Lincoln having been obtained in which the fact of his being under age was accidentally suppressed.
2 Non. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 40d.)
To Thomas de Peuesy, rector of Towcestre, in the diocese of Lincoln, value 40 marks. Dispensation to hold an additional benefice of like value.
3 Non. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 43.)
To Roger de Northburch, subdeacon, rector of Bouneys, in the diocese of Carlisle, value 32l. Dispensation to hold an additional benefice value 50 marks.
5 Kal. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 43d.)
To Richard, abbot of Holy Cross, Waltham. Confirmation of his election, made on the death of John, when the prior and convent appointed the canons Richard, Thomas de Cantia, Richard Lemachini, John de Wrastlyngeworth, Gilbert de Waltham, William de Lond, and Humphrey de Hatfelde, to make the election.
Concurrent letters to the prior and convent of Holy Cross, Waltham, and to the king.
Non. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 45d.)
To Walter, bishop elect of Worcester. Faculty to receive consecration from the archbishop of Canterbury, or any other prelate, with two or three others in communion with the apostolic see.
Non. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 45d.)
To James de Dalileye. He is rector of Craneley, or Craueley, in the diocese of Winchester, and of Dumbretan, Caledoure, and Kyrckemethym, in the dioceses of Glasgow, St. Andrews, and Whitehern, and a canonry and prebend of St. Davids, value 95l. which he holds by papal dispensation. Dispensation to retain also the archdeaconry of Glasgow, value 50l. which he has held for a year-and-a-half, without any dispensation.
4 Kal. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 46.)
To Robert de Stanfordia, prior of Newstead (de Novo Loco), in the diocese of Lincoln. Provision of the convent and priory of Huntingdon, reserved to the pope, void by the death of Walter.
Concurrent letters to the convent of Huntingdon priory, and to all subjects of the same.
3 Kal. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 49d.)
To Walter de Maydenestan, canon and prebendary of York. Dispensation to accept one or more benefices, value 50l. besides those which he holds in France, and another which he expects in the gift of the archbishop of Canterbury.
1308.
2 Non. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 52d.)
To Richard son of Richard de Lavache, aged sixteen. Dispensation, at the request of his kinsman, Henry Spigamel, the king's knight, to hold one benefice with cure of souls.
Ibid.
(f. 53.)
To William de Briston, rector of East Bradenham, in the diocese of Norwich. Dispensation to retain also the church of Patringtone, in the diocese of York, which he has accepted without papal dispensation.
1307.
11 Kal. Dec.
Poitiers.
(f. 56d.)
To Fulk Lestraunge, lord of Whitchurch, and Eleanor, his wife, daughter of John Giffard, lord of Corsham, in the diocese of Hereford. Dispensation to continue in the marriage which they contracted in ignorance that they were related in the fourth degree of kindred, with legitimation of issue past and future.
1308.
4 Kal. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 57.)
To Henry de Overton. Provision of the conventual priory of Newstead, in the diocese of Lincoln, void by the translation of Robert de Stanford to that of Huntingdon.
Concurrent letters to the subjects of Newstead, and to the convent of the said priory.
6 Id. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 58.)
To Robert, archbishop of York. Mandate, on petition of Bernard de Bovisvilla, rector of Rocaleya, in the diocese of Canterbury, void by the death of Master Simon de Faversham, to cite Master Nicholas de Tuoihic, who temerariously withholds it, although provision of it was made to Bernard, and to induct Bernard into possession of the same, unless Nicholas is able to allege reasonable grounds to the contrary; in this case the archbishop is to take the church into his own hands on behalf of the pope, to whom he is to write what he thinks ought to be done.
16 Kal. May.
Poitiers.
(f. 59d.)
To the chapter of York. Decree, at the request of Raymond, cardinal of New St. Mary's, that the deanery held by the cardinal shall, on its voidance by death or resignation, revert to the disposal of the chapter.
Ibid. The like to the chapter of Lincoln.
3 Non. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 66d.)
To Robert de Cincingham, subdeacon, canon of York. He has been successively rector of Aldhamstole, Illecheye, Sherston, and Esington, value 42l. and Simondsburne, value 138l. in the dioceses of Salisbury, St. Andrews, York, and Durham, and on accepting Simondsburne, resigned Sherston and Aldhamstole, and afterwards Illecheye. Dispensation to retain Esington and Simondsburne, together with a canonry and prebend of York, which he has held without papal dispensation.
5 Id. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 68.)
To John son of Hugh de Louter, knight, aged seventeen and not in orders. Dispensation to retain the rectory of Barton, in the diocese of Carlisle, value 30l. which, on the bishop's institution, he has held without papal dispensation, on being ordained priest.
5 Id. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 71d.)
To Ingelard de Varle, rector of Croppethorne, Chyumpton, and Albrihton, in the diocese of Worcester, Norwich, and Coventry and Lichfield, value together 50 marks, which he holds by papal dispensation. Dispensation to accept also two additional benefices, value 100l.
2 Non. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 71d.)
To Master Edmund. He has been rector successively of Shenefeld, Lunpleshin, and Wrthefford, in the dioceses of London, Bath and Wells, and Ely, not being ordained priest, and then accepted canonries and prebends of Britlingge and St. Peter's Wolverhampton, in Chichester, and Coventry and Lichfield, value 102 marks, without papal dispensation. Dispensation to retain the same.
Kal. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 73.)
To John de Drokensforde, deacon, one of the king's clerks. He, by dispensation of Boniface VIII. held the churches of Childewellis, Hemmiryngburg, Kingsclere, Balsham, and Dalston, in the dioceses of Coventry and Lichfield, York, Winchester, Ely, and Carlisle, and canonries and prebends of York, Salisbury, Wells, Lichfield, Dublin, and Kildare, of St. Martin's le Grand, London, of Avellinden, of Derlington, and of Chester, and then obtained the church of Boldon, annexed by the bishop of Durham to the prebend of Chester; and further obtained canonries and prebends of Lincoln, St. Davids, Chichester, and of Bascham, Wherwelle, and Southwell, in Chichester, Winchester, and York, all of which, except the church of Dalston, which he resigned, he still holds, without a dispensation for non-residence and lack of orders, the term of seven years fixed by Boniface VIII. having elapsed. Dispensation, at the king's request, to retain the same, except any two, which he is to resign, with licence of non-residence for two years, during which time he is not obliged to be ordained priest.
4 Id. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 73.)
To the same. Dispensation, at the king's request, to hold in addition to the above one other benefice value 200l.
5 Kal. April.
Poitiers.
(f. 73d.)
To Thomas de Harewell, rector of Eton Hastinges, in the diocese of Salisbury, value 11 marks. Dispensation to accept an additional benefice.
8 Kal. June.
Poitiers.
(f. 80d.)
To John de Bacoin, rector of Ristone, in the diocese of Norwich, one of the king's chaplains. Dispensation to hold one or more additional benefices, to the value of 100l.
6 Id. May.
Poitiers.
(f. 83d.)
To Jordan de Makelesfelle, subdeacon. He is rector of Mottram in Longedenedale, in the diocese of Coventry and Lichfield, and is licensed by his diocesan to spend seven years in his studies. Dispensation to continue for three years to study canon and civil law, without being obliged to take higher orders.
14 Kal. Feb.
Poitiers.
(f. 84.)
To John son of John de Bakuel. He, at the age of twenty and not in full orders, became rector of Mepham, in the diocese of Rochester, and has held it for six months without papal dispensation. Dispensation to retain the same.
8 Kal. June.
Lugudiac.
(f. 85.)
To Adam de Esgodbi, deacon, who, after the council of Lyons, obtained, without apostolic dispensation, the churches of Wayndon, Haukeswell, and Geyrgave, in the dioceses of Lincoln and York, value 100l. Dispensation, at the request of Odo de Grandison, to retain them, as also the canonries and prebends which he has in York, Wells, Bromford, and Lanchester, in the dioceses of Hereford and Durham; their fruits and those of the church of Morton, in the diocese of Lincoln, which he has resigned, being remitted; provided that before Odo sets out for the Holy Land, Adam shall deliver to him one year's income as a subsidy for the same.
2 Kal. May.
Poitiers.
(f. 86.)
To Raymond de Pinibus, canon of Bordeaux. Dispensation, at the request of Gaston, count of Foix, to hold the church of Orpintone, in the diocese of Rochester, and canonries and prebends in Lincoln and Southwell, besides benefices in the dioceses of Bazas and Bordeaux, and others to the value of 100l.
8 Kal. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 92d.)
To William de Tainfelde, formerly monk of St. Mary's, York, and prior of Wednhall, in the diocese of Carlisle. Provision of the priory of Durham, void by the death of Richard at the apostolic see.
Concurrent mandate to the abbot of St. Mary's, the archdeacon of Cleveland, and the prior of Tynemew, in the dioceses of York and Durham.
8 Id. July.
Poitiers.
(f. 97d.)
To Peter Arnaldi de Vico, canon of Bayonne, one of the clerks of the king of England. He had killed Amaneuus de Pinsaco, a layman, and committed other crimes at the instigation of others, and having been arrested and imprisoned by order of the pope was allowed to go, on giving securities and taking an oath. He is now absolved and restored to full liberty.
8 Id. July.
Poitiers.
(f. 97d.)
To the king. Grant of an indult to ten of his clerks engaged in his service south of the channel, whom he or his seneschal of Gascony may choose, to enjoy the fruits of their benefices for ten years, being non-resident.
Concurrent mandate to the bishop of Chichester, the abbot of Holy Cross, Bordeaux, and the archdeacon of Media, in the diocese of Nantes.
11 Kal. May.
Poitiers.
(f. 99.)
To John de Galmeton, subdeacon, for eight years non-resident rector of Merwode, in the diocese of Exeter, value 12 marks. Dispensation to retain the same, without being ordained priest so long as he suffers from fistula.
1308.
Ibid.
(f. 99d.)
To Richard de Plumlestoke, rector of Exeminstre, and of Uffculme, provision of which was made to him by Boniface VIII. Dispensation to hold canonries and prebends of Lincoln and Wells, and, on resigning either of aforesaid churches, to accept another benefice, value 60l.
Ibid. To Bertrand de Verdone, rector successively of Lutterworth, value 20l. and of Boseworth, value 60l. in the diocese of Lincoln. Dispensation to retain the same.
18 Kal. May.
Bonvalle Monastery.
(f. 99d.)
To Walter de Bedewinde, rector of Catton, in the diocese of York. He having obtained, without apostolic dispensation, the church of Wistvestone, in the diocese of Chichester, and successively Chiselhurst, Chipstede, Catton, Aughton, and the deanery of Tamworth, in the dioceses of Rochester, Winchester, York, and Coventry and Lichfield, value 60l. and on resigning Wistveston, Chiselhurst, and Chypstede, had dispensation from Walter, bishop of Coventry and Lichfield, to hold Catton and Aughton; and moreover held canonries and prebends of Hevedone and Burges, in the dioceses of York and Hereford, and the treasurership of St. Peter's, York. Dispensation to retain the same.
1307.
13 Kal. Dec.
Poitiers.
(f. 102.)
To Reginald de Cusantia, who is rector of a móiety of the parish church of Eginton, in the diocese of Coventry and Lichfield, and obtained dispensation from the diocesan to spend five years in his studies and England, and then in France. Dispensation to retain the same, and also two canonries and prebends in France, value 30 marks.
1308.
11 Kal. May.
Poitiers.
(f. 102.)
To Robert de Offintone, rector of Great Saxham, in the diocese of Norwich, value 22 marks. Dispensation to hold one or two additional benefices, value 60 marks, and on resigning Saxham to accept another like benefice.
Ibid.
(f. 102d.)
To Thomas Buteturte, rector of Troston, value 16 marks, and of Tivetshall, value 25l. in the diocese of Norwich. Dispensation to retain the same, he having held them without papal dispensation, and on resigning either to accept an additional benefice, value 40l.
11 Kal. July.
Poitiers.
(f. 104.)
To Walter, bishop elect of Worcester. Prorogation, at the king's request, of the date of his consecration, to the next feast of St. Andrew, he being occupied in affairs of state.
16 Kal. Sept.
Lugudiac.
(f. 107d.)
To John de Sancto Leophardo, dean of Chichester. Dispensation, at the request of Raymund, cardinal of New St. Mary's, that on the resignation of either of his churches of Curredeforde, or Egremonde, in the dioceses of Chichester and York, he may accept another, and retain the same, together with the deanery.
8 Kal. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 112d.)
To Otho de Chaunet. Indult of non-residence for three years, he being canon of Rheims, and rector of Ahwonte, in the diocese of Winchester, and not yet ordained priest.
Concurrent mandate to John de Dithona, canon of London, and two others named.
5 Kal. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 113.)
To William de Melthon, rector of Hernesoe (Hornsea), in the diocese of York. He is already dispensed so as to hold a canonry and prebend of Southwell, and one or more benefices, value 100l. according to the Norwich taxation, and obtained the churches of Lythe, in the diocese of York, and of Pighteslee, in that of Lincoln, as well as canonries and prebends of Dublin, Bangor, and Westbury, in the diocese of Worcester, to exchange these benefices or any of them for others of greater value.
1307.
Non. Dec.
Poitiers.
(f. 116.)
To Robert de Lasci, who was dispensed so as to hold the churches of Barton and of Halton, in the diocese of Lincoln, and has since obtained a canonry, prebend, and the treasurership of Lincoln. Dispensation at the request of Peter, bishop of Sabina, to retain the same, and also to hold an additional benefice.
1308.
15 Kal. June.
Poitiers.
(f. 116.)
To John de Everdene, dean of Wolverhampton, and rector of Stokebasset and Brithwell, in the dioceses of Coventry and Lichfield, Lincoln, and Salisbury, and canon and prebendary of Wells, value together 57l. Dispensation to hold two additional benefices, value 100 marks, and on resigning any one of the same to accept another of like value.
3 Non. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 116.)
To William de Briculis, dean of St. John's, Chester. He being canon and prebendary of Coventry and Lichfield, and St. Asaph, and holding also the church of Mold (de Montealto), united by the bishop of St. Asaph to the prebend of his cathedral, and the churches of Dentone and Blechele, in the dioceses of Norwich and Lincoln, without papal dispensation, was dispensed by Nicholas IV. on resigning Blechele, to retain the others, no mention being made of Mold, but did not resign Blechele, and accepted a canonry and prebend of Lichfield without dispensation, the value of all these benefices being 80l. Dispensation to retain the same, and to accept other benefices to the value of 40l.
3 Non. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 117.)
To John de Harintone, successively rector of Herpeswelle, value 24 marks, and of Borteby, value 24l. without papal dispensation. Dispensation to retain the same, and also a canonry and prebend of Lincoln.
Ibid. To John de Crauecumbe. He is professor in the University of Paris, and junior rector of a moiety of the church of Royeby, in the diocese of Lincoln, value 12 marks, and he holds a portion in the church of Kikeby, in Hundelsdale, in the diocese of York, value 16 marks. Dispensation to retain the same.
Ibid. To Hervey de Stantona, rector successively of Estderham, and of Thurston, in the diocese of Norwich. Licence to hold an additional benetice, value 60l.
1308.
4 Non. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 118d.)
To the rector and brethren of the house of Hassherugge, in the diocese of Lincoln, commonly called “Boni homines.” Confirmation of the gift by Edmund, earl of Cornwall, founder and patron thereof, to them, of his manor of Ambresdon, and the advowson of the church of that place, value 40 marks, sufficient stipend being reserved for a chaplain.
Concurrent mandate to the bishops of Winchester and London and the abbot of St. Albans.
14 Kal. June.
Lugudiac.
(f. 119.)
To Eadmund de Burgo. Provision of a canonry, prebend, and the provostship of Tuam, value 5 marks, void by the death of Walter Valentis, with dispensation to hold canonries and prebends of Clonfert and Emly, and the parish churches of Morten and Ro, in the dioceses of Exeter and Derry, with other benefices to the value of 60 marks.
Concurrent mandate to John Heyme, John de Aura, and John de Lascapon, canons of Killala, Clonfert, and Nantes.
Ibid.
(f. 119d.)
To William de Indeberge. Provision of the archdeaconry, value 6l. and a canonry and prebend of Killala, void by the death of William Maci, with dispensation to hold another canonry and prebend of the same church, and the rectories of Moylach and Culcuana, in the dioceses of Meath and Killala, value 9l. on his resigning the second canonry and prebend in Killala.
Concurrent mandate to John de Lascapun, John Heyne, and John de Aura.
2 Id. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 120.)
To Raymund Guillelmi de Fargiis. Provision of the canonry, prebend, and treasurership of Beauvais, void by the death of John Requeti, notwithstanding that he is a canon of Lincoln, Soissons, and St. Severin in Bordeaux, and is in expectancy of prebends in those churches, and has reserved to him a dignity in the city or diocese of York.
Concurrent mandate to the archdeacon of Media in the diocese of Nantes and two others named.
3 Id. Aug.
Poitiers.
(ff. 126–7.)
To the archbishops of Armagh, Canterbury, and York, Cashel, Tuam, and Dublin, and their suffragans; and to the bishops of St. Andrews, Brechin, Dunkeld, Dunblane, Glasgow, Argyle, Whiteherne, Aberdeen, Moray, Ross, and Caithness. Touching the recovery of the Holy Land, and the means to be taken by them to induce their subjects to help in person or property.
3 Id. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 128.)
To the abbots of St. Albans and St. Edmunds, and to the prior of St. Mary's over London Bridge. Mandate to administer the benefices of secular clergy gone to the Holy Land with the master and brethren of St. John of Jerusalem, and not to allow them to be molested as to taking orders or paying tithes.
1308.
10 Kal. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 133.)
To queen Isabella. Indult that eight of her clerks shall for five years enjoy the fruits of their benefices, being non-resident.
Concurrent mandate to the bishop, dean, and archdeacon of London.
Ibid. To the archbishop of Canterbury. Mandate to receive women nominated by Isabella, queen of England, in ten convents.
Ibid. To queen Isabella. Indult to enter monasteries and convents, accompanied by a retinue.
Ibid. To the same. Indult, on behalf of Giles, Augustinian canon of Val des Ecoliers [in the diocese of] Paris, and any other her almoner, with one or two brothers, to eat flesh meat.
Ibid. To the same. Indult to have divine offices celebrated up to one hour after midday.
Ibid. To the same. Relaxation of twenty days of enjoined penance to all penitents who shall pray for her.
Ibid. To the same. Relaxation of a hundred days of enjoined penance to all penitents who shall hear sermons in her presence.
10 Kal. May.
Poitiers.
(f. 135d.)
To Bertrand de Preissaco, prior of Lagraulet, in the diocese of Toulouse. Dispensation to hold, besides the church of Bernevells, in the diocese of Norwich, three benefices and other dignities in France.
8 Kal. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 141.)
To William Carrerie. Provision, at the request of his kinsman William, bishop of Mende, of the canonry, prebend, and archdeaconry of Armagh, void by the death of Nicholas de Mellifonte; notwithstanding that he has the church of St. Mary de Valle, in the diocese of Mende; with the necessary dispensations.
Concurrent mandate to the provost of Alby, the archdeacon of Hereford, and Eadmund de Burgo, canon of Clonfert.
2 Kal. Oct.
Cadilhac.
(f. 143.)
To Geoffrey de Putenei, of illegitimate birth. He has been dispensed so as to be ordained and hold a benefice, and has held the rectory of Conkelington (Cucklington), in the diocese of Bath, value 10 marks, but for two years was not ordained priest. Dispensation to retain the same, with indult that he shall not be bound to be ordained subdeacon for a year, or priest for seven years.
10 Kal. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 145d.)
To the archbishop of Canterbury. Mandate to accept as monks or canons regular in ten churches or cathedrals, persons nominated by queen Isabella.
Ibid. To the same. Mandate to confer benefices resigned by six clerks nominated by queen Isabella, during five years, on other fit persons, notwithstanding that they already hold benefices.
Ibid.
(f. 146.)
To the archbishop of Canterbury and the bishop of London. Mandate to receive fit persons nominated by queen Isabella as canons in London, Salisbury, Lincoln, York, Bath and Wells, Hereford, Lichfield, Chichester, Exeter, Winchester, Worcester, and Norwich.
Kal. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 147.)
To the archbishop of Bordeaux, the bishop of Durham, and the dean of Lincoln. Mandate to help and protect Arnald Amaneui de Lebreto, treasurer of Wells, of his proctor, against those who molest him, whatever their state or dignity.
Ibid. To the same. The like on behalf of Bernard Ezii de Lebreto, archdeacon of Canterbury.
Id. July.
Poitiers.
(f. 150.)
To the archbishop of York, the bishop of London, and the official of Canterbury. Mandate touching a dispute between Nicholas de Stoktone, rector of Braicewelle, in the diocese of York, which he had obtained at the request of Thomas, cardinal of St. Sabina's, on the death of Thomas de Briddeshalt, and Robert de Ristone, who asserts that the Cistercian abbot and convent of Kirkestalle, in the diocese of York, patrons of the church have presented him to the archbishop, by whom he has been instituted to the said church; he is to be warned to give up the benefice, and refund its revenues received, or to appear before the pope within two months.
17 Kal. Sept.
Lugudiac.
(f. 153.)
To queen Margaret, relict of King Edward. Indult to have her body after death divided and placed in various churches according to her last will.
12 Kal. June.
Poitiers.
(f. 157d.)
To Walter de Bertone, rector of Farley and Villian, in the diocese of Winchester, value 24l. Licence to retain the same, he having accepted these benefices just after the council of Lyons, and not having been ordained priest.
6 Id. Sept.
Fons coopertus.
(f. 161d.)
To John de Dittona. Licence, at the request of Otho, lord of Grandison, to hold, besides the rectory of Kemesing, in the diocese of Rochester, one other benefice, value 100l. and a canonry and prebend of London.
Ibid. To the king. Decree that the inhabitants of Guernsey, Gersey, Serk, and Aureny, in the diocese of Coutances, shall not be cited in any law suit beyond the sea by papal letters not making mention of this indult.
Ibid. To William de Estenaye, subdeacon, successively rector of Grenestode and of Lampadrewaur, in the dioceses of Chichester, and St. Davids, the latter of which he has resigned. Dispensation, at the request of his uncle, Odo, lord of Grandison, to retain the same, and also the archdeaconry of Lincoln and canonries and prebends of Wells, and churches beyond the sea, and to be free from the obligation of being ordained priest for five years.
1308.
6 Non. May.
Poitiers.
(f. 164d.)
To Richard de Bello. He is rector of Sutton in Colefeld, in the diocese of Lichfield, value 20 marks, and has a canonry and prebend of Hereford, value 6s. and the canonry and prebend of Highworth (Altaworth), in Salisbury cathedral, about which he has a suit. Dispensation to retain the same and to accept an additional benefice.
Ibid. To the bishop of Salisbury. Licence, notwithstanding the time has lapsed, to prosecute the appeal at Rome touching the removal by Walter de Thorp, then dean of St. Mary's le Bow, in London, official of the court of Canterbury commissary general, of the administrator deputed by the bishop during the voidance of the church of Hakeburne, of which the abbot and convent of Cirencester say they are patrons.
7 Id. Sept.
Fons coopertus.
(f. 166.)
To Richard, archbishop elect of Dublin. Indult that three clerks engaged in his service shall receive the proceeds of their benefices for three years during non-residence.
Concurrent mandate to the bishops of Meath, Winchester and Emly.
Ibid. To the same. Faculty to confer the office of notary public on two or three persons.
Ibid. To the same. Faculty to confer canonries and prebends in cathedral and collegiate churches of his province on fit persons, even though they be already beneficed.
Ibid. To the same. Licence on account of absence occupation, and local faction fights, to reconcile by deputy churches and cemeteries for three years.
Ibid. To the same. Exemption from interdict, suspension, or excommunication, by letters of the apostolic see or its legates, unless special mention of him be made.
Ibid. To the same. Faculty to confer benefices, reserved by the Lateran decrees to the apostolic see, on fit persons, even though they be already beneficed.
Ibid. To the same. Licence to dispose, by testament, of property not acquired from the church, for the expenses of his funeral and payment of servants and relations, and also to convert to pious uses moneys acquired from benefices, any debts on the churches being first paid.
Ibid. To the same. Licence, on account of absence, and serious disturbances in those parts, to visit churches, monasteries, and parsons of his province, by deputy, during three years, after he has been consecrated and received the pallium.
Concurrent mandate to the bishops of Winchester, Meath, and Emly.
Ibid. To the same. Power to grant dispensations to two of his nephews, under age, to accept one benefice apiece.
1308.
13 Kal. Sept.
Lucinian.
(f. 168d.)
To Richard de Monte Nigro, canon and prebendary of Lincoln and Salisbury. Dispensation to hold other benefices in the province of Cologne and elsewhere in Europe.
5 Kal. Nov.
Lauremont.
(f. 177d.)
To Isabella de Vesey, of the diocese of Durham. Indult to have a portable altar.
8 Kal. Sept.
Fayola.
Dioc. Saintes.
(f. 178d.)
To Peter de Villibi, rector of Baligrifin and St. John de Portaria, in the diocese of Dublin and Coventry, value together 12l. Dispensation to retain the same.
4 Id Sept.
Saintes.
(f. 178d.)
To John, bishop of Chichester. Power to confer the office of notary public on two fit persons.
Ibid. To the same. Licence, for three years, to reconcile by some abbot of his diocese, or canon of his church, being a priest, churches and cemeteries violated by quarrels and bloodshed, between mariners and others at Winchelse and other ports in the diocese.
10 Kal. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 179d.)
To Queen Isabella. Indult for her confessor, for five years, to give absolution to her domestics, who, by committing some violence on the persons of ecclesiastics, have incurred excommunication, provided they do so as private persons, and not as king's officers. In grave cases the apostolic see is to be consulted.
Ibid. To the same. Indult to have divine offices celebrated in her chapels, notwithstanding any interdict, interdicted and excommunicate persons being excluded, and provided that she herself, or those with her, have given no cause for the interdict.
Ibid. To the same. Indult that she shall not be excommunicated by any apostolic delegate without special papal mandate making mention of this indult.
16 Kal. Nov.
Lauremont.
(f. 185.)
To Bernard Exii de Lebreto, archdeacon of Canterbury. Indult that, being non-resident for an additional five years, he shall receive the fruits of his benefices, including those of the church of Walpole (Vallepaleta), in the diocese of Norwich.
Concurrent mandate to the archdeacon and precentor of Bordeaux, and another named.
Ibid. The like to Arnald son of Ameneuus de Lebreto, treasurer of Wells.
Concurrent mandate as above.
Ibid. To the same. Indult, for three years, to visit his archdeaconry of Huntingdon by deputy, and to receive procurations.
Concurrent mandate as above.
Ibid. The like to Bernard Exii de Lebreto, archdeacon of Canterbury.
Concurrent mandate as above.
Ibid. To the same. He, being under age, and having only the first tonsure, is dispensed from taking further orders until he is twenty-five.
Ibid. The like to Arnald son of Amaneuus de Lebreto, treasurer of Wells.
3 Non. Nov.
Lauremont.
(f. 189.)
To Master Pandulf Savelli, papal notary, provost of Chabley, in the church of St. Martin, Tours. Indult to hold prebends of York, Lincoln, and Salisbury, together with other benefices in France, being non-resident until next Michaelmas.
Concurrent mandate to the bishop of Viterbo and two others named.

Letters Against the Templars.

2 Id. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 203.)
To the archbishops of Canterbury, Dublin, Armagh, Tuam, Cashel, York. Mandate to publish the bull of the same date, ordering the Templars to restore their property to the ordinaries of the places where they are.
Ibid.
(f. 204.)
The like to the bishops in Scotland.
Ibid. To the archbishop of Canterbury and his suffragans. Mandate to cite before them members of the order, and make inquisition into the charges made againt them, carrying out the provisions of the bulls published to that end.
Ibid.
(f. 205.)
The like to other archbishops and prelates of England, Scotland, and Ireland, and to Master Raymond de Vichio, rector of Hosle, in the diocese of London, and others named.
Ibid.
(f. 212.)
To the archbishop of Canterbury and his suffragans, and to other prelates of England, Scotland, and Ireland, and others, as above. Commissions to administer the property of the Templars.
Ibid.
(f. 213.)
Assignment of a pension to all persons deputed to take part in the business of the inquisition against the Templars.

Curial Letters.

3 Id. Mar.
Poitiers.
(f. 225.)
To Thomas, cardinal of St. Sabina's. Decree that the benefices held by him in commendum in England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland, to the value of 1000 marks, shall, on his death, revert to their original state, and that the pope shall not exercise rights of patronage over them.
5 Kal. July.
Poitiers.
(f. 230.)
To Master William Testa, Peter Amalvini, Garsias Arnaldi, and William de Prato. Acquittance of a sum of 10,000 florins received by them during their mission on papal business in England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland, and paid by Master John de Lascapon to the papal camera.
1308.
2 Id. Aug.
Poitiers.
(f. 238d.)
To the King. Inviting him to attend the council of Vienne, and to assist in carrying out the objects for which it is convoked.
Ibid.
(f. 239.)
To the archbishops of Canterbury and York and their suffragans, and other metropolitans and their suffragans, and other prelates in England, Scotland, and Ireland. Summons to attend the council of Vienne.


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