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[sourceicon] Document 4/38/20 (Pais. Reg., 191-2)

Description
Walter Stewart, earl of Menteith, notes that he has received the mandate of his lord Alexander (III), king of Scots, regarding whether Mary spouse of John of Wardrobe and Helen spouse of Bernard of Airth and Fobflaith spouse of Norin of Monorgan, daughters of the late Finlay of Campsie, are true and legitimate heirs of Dubgall brother of Maeldomnaich earl of Lennox, which is cited in full herein. Therefore with the authority of mandate, by the oaths of Sir Hugh Fleming, Sir Alexander of Dunoon, Sir Robert of Colquhoun, knights, Gilbert (or Gillebrigte) son of Absalon, Donnchad son of Amlaib, Mael Coluim of Drummond, Maelmuire called ‘the young’; Gillemichael MacEdolf, Adam (or Aed?) called ‘the young’, Donnchad son of Gillecrist, Thomas son of Somerled, Nevin Mac Kessan, Maeldomnaich mac Dawy, Hector MacSween, Eugene (or Ewen?) the goldsmith, over the things mentioned before, he diligently made an inquest, whereby he learned and became aware that the aforesaid women were truly and lawfully the heirs of the aforesaid Dubgall, by the line of consanguinity descending from the part of Mael Coluim brother of the aforesaid Dubgall and grandfather of the aforesaid women, and Dubgall to have espoused his wife very little. Earl Walter, Donnchad son of Amlaib and Mael Coluim of Drummond have appended their seals.
Firm date
15 May 1271
Dating Notes
Friday before the feast of St Dunstan the archbishop, AD 1271
Place date (modern)
Dumbarton
Place date (document)
Dumbertan
Related Place
Dumbarton
Source for Data Entry
Paisley Registrum, 191-2
Trad. ID
Pais. Reg., 191-2
Calendar number
4/38/20
Charter type
Inquest
Language
Latin

Total number of associated factoids: 36

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Date Short Summary Subject Object
15 May 1271 Lord (dominus) of Walter Stewart, earl of Menteith (d.c.1293) (Tenurial & lordship relationship) Alexander III, king of Scots (d.1286) Walter Stewart, earl of Menteith (d.c.1293)
15 May 1271 Bride/betrothed (f.) (sponsa) of John of the Wardrobe (Familial relationship) Mary, wife of John of the Wardrobe John of the Wardrobe
15 May 1271 Bride/betrothed (f.) (sponsa) of Bernard of Airth (Familial relationship) Helen, wife of Bernard of Airth Bernard of Airth
15 May 1271 Bride/betrothed (f.) (sponsa) of Norrin of Monorgan (Familial relationship) Forbflaith, wife of Norrin of Monorgan Norrin of Monorgan
15 May 1271 Brother of Earl Mael Domnaig of Lennox (Familial relationship) Dougal, brother of Earl Mael Domnaig of Lennox Mael Domnaig, earl of Lennox (d. by 1265)
15 May 1271 Son of Absalom of Lennox (Familial relationship) Gilbert or Gilla Brigte, son of Absalom of Lennox Absalom of Lennox
15 May 1271 Son of Aulay, brother of Mael Domnaig earl of Lennox (Familial relationship) Duncan, son of Aulay Aulay, brother of Earl Mael Domnaig of Lennox
15 May 1271 Son of (mac) Eadwulf (father of Gilla Micheil) (Familial relationship) Gilla Micheil mac Eadwulf Eadwulf (father of Gillemichel)
15 May 1271 Son of Gilchrist, brother of Earl Mael Domnaig (Familial relationship) Duncan, son of Gilchrist Gilchrist, brother of Earl Mael Domnaig of Lennox
15 May 1271 Son of Somerled (father of Thomas) (Familial relationship) Thomas, son of Somerled Somerled (father of Thomas)
15 May 1271 ? Son of Cessan (father of Niven) (Familial relationship) Niven mac Cessan Cessan (father of Niven)
15 May 1271 Son of David / Davy (father of Mael Domnaig) (Familial relationship) Mael Domnaig, son of David David / Davy (father of Mael Domnaig)
15 May 1271 Son of (mac) Suibne (father of Hector/Eachann) (Familial relationship) Hector (Eacheann) mac Suibhne (MacSween) Suibne (father of Hector/ Eachann)
15 May 1271 Brother of Dougal, brother of Earl Mael Domnaig of Lennox (Familial relationship) Malcolm, brother of Earl Mael Domnaig of Lennox Dougal, brother of Earl Mael Domnaig of Lennox
15 May 1271 Grandfather of Mary, wife of John of the Wardrobe (Familial relationship) Malcolm, brother of Earl Mael Domnaig of Lennox Mary, wife of John of the Wardrobe
15 May 1271 Grandfather of Helena, wife of Bernard of Airth (Familial relationship) Malcolm, brother of Earl Mael Domnaig of Lennox Helen, wife of Bernard of Airth
15 May 1271 Grandfather of Forbflaith, wife of Norrin of Monorgan (Familial relationship) Malcolm, brother of Earl Mael Domnaig of Lennox Forbflaith, wife of Norrin of Monorgan
15 May 1271 Son of Mael Brigte (father of Gilla Patraic) (Familial relationship) Gilla Patraic, son of Mael Brigte Mael Brigte (father of Gilla Patraic)
15 May 1271 Son of German (father of Nicholas) (Familial relationship) Nicholas, son of German, burgess of Glasgow German (father of Nicholas)