Vatican Regesta 707: 1485

Pages 107-108

Calendar of Papal Registers Relating To Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 14, 1484-1492. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1960.

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Vatican Regesta, Vol. DCCVII. (fn. 1)

Bullarum Liber X.

1 Innocent VIII.

13 Kal. Sept.
(20 Aug.)
St. Peter's, Rome.
(f. 62r.)
To the abbot of the monastery of Saul (de Saballo) in the diocese of Down (Dunen.), and Mark Macgyn and Denis Omwsteagh (?), canons of Dromore. Mandate to collate and assign to Bernard Obyrnd, clerk, of the diocese of Down (who was lately dispensed by authority of the ordinary on account of illegitimacy, as the son of a priest and an unmarried woman, to be made a clerk, after which he had himself made a clerk), the rectory of the parish church of Kyllwynchy in the said diocese, of lay patronage, and yearly value not exceeding about 1½ marks sterling, void because Nicholas Omaeylygan held it for more than a year without having himself ordained priest, and without dispensation, although he has detained it for some years after the said year without having acquired any new title or right, the said Nicholas being summoned and removed. The pope hereby specially dispenses the said Bernard to be promoted to all, even holy orders and receive and retain it, notwithstanding the said defect, etc. Vite ac morum. (Gratis pro deo.) [3 pp.]
7 Id. July.
(9 July).
St. Peter's, Rome.
(f. 311r.)
To the dean of Cork, Odo Ocuylleayn, a canon of Cork, and the official of the same. Mandate to collate and assign to William Myach, clerk, of the diocese of Limerick, bachelor in decrees, the archdeaconry of Cork, a non-major dignity, yearly value not exceeding 30 marks sterling, void in a certain way, although David Cursy, clerk, who is to be summoned and removed, has detained it for some years without any title, at least canonical; whether it be still void by the death of David, also Myad [sic], (fn. 2)extra R.c., or be void in any other way. Litterarum scientia, vite etc. [3½ pp.]


  • 1. On the back of the volume: ‘Inn. viii. Bullar. Ann. i. Lib. x.’ On the front half of the sheepskin binding, preserved at the beginning of the volume, is the contemporary ‘X bullarum Innocentii pape viii’ and the repetition in smaller contemporary writing ‘Decimus bullarum domini nostri domini Innocentii pape viii.’ There are also the contemporary orders ’Recipe Narnia,’ ‘R (ecipe) Ste (phane),’ ‘R (ecipe) Blonde,’ but the volume is not rubricated. There is also the usual later ‘Innoc. 8. Lib. x.’ There are 1–312 ff. of text.
  • 2. Also written ‘Myach.’