Calendar of Papal Registers Relating To Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 7, 1417-1431. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1906.
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Lateran Regesta, VOL. CCLV (fn. 1)
8 Martin V (cont.)
De Dignitatibus Vacantibus
6 Id. March.
SS. Apostoli, Rome.
|To the archdeacon of Derry. Mandate to collate and assign to Nicholas Magmallgussa, rector of Congbail in the diocese of Raphoe (who lately received papal dispensation, as the son of a priest and an unmarried woman, to be promoted to all, even holy orders, and hold a benefice even with cure), the deanery of Raphoe, a major elective dignity with cure, value not exceeding 30 marks, void and reserved, under the pope's late general reservation of all major dignities in cathedral churches, by the death of Reuelinus Odaighiri, removing Cornelius Macgillabridi, who unduly detains possession; whether it be void as stated, or by the death of Furgallus Omhaelghaichi, or in any other way; notwithstanding that Nicholas holds the above church, value not exceeding 8 marks, which he is to resign upon obtaining the said deanery. Dignum etc. (Pe. xxvi. Sexto Kal. Aprilis Anno Octauo. de Casatiis.) [See above, p. 149.]|
|6 Kal. April.
SS. Apostoli, Rome.
|To James Scrymegeour, licentiate of civil law. Collation and provision to him, who is also M.A., is by both parents of noble birth, and became licentiate of civil law by examination, of the deanery of Aberdeen, a major elective dignity with cure, the annual value of whose fruits etc. (upon which a yearly pension of 20l. of old sterlings is said to have been constituted by papal authority for Ingram de Lyndesay, canon of Brechin) does not exceed 60l. of like sterlings, void, and reserved as in the preceding, by the death of Patrick Spaldung, who was also a papal referendary, and who died in Rome, after the pope had transferred the Roman court thence to Tivoli, Nicholas Tunok, priest, of the diocese of Aberdeen, M.A., who has unduly detained possession, although not yet for two years, being removed; whether it be void as stated, or by the death of Richard Militis within two days’ Journey of the Roman court, or because Nicholas de Atholia, priest, to whom provision of the deanery, void as stated above, was granted by the pope, has this day resigned the said grant to the pope, before the letters thereof had been drawn up, or whether it became void in any other way; notwithstanding that James holds the parish church of Dunotir, and is litigating in the apostolic palace about that of St. Columba, Glasrode, of which he is in possession, (fn. 2) and which is of lay patronage, in the dioceses of St. Andrews and Argyll, the value of which churches does not exceed 40l. of old sterlings, and that the pope lately made him provision (under which he obtained Dunnotir) of a canonry of Glasgow, with reservation of a prebend thereof, and reservation of a benefice with or without cure, even if a dignity etc., in the common or several gift of the bishop and the prior and chapter of St. Andrews, dispensing him to hold for life, together with such benefice etc. with cure or dignity etc., any other benefice with cure or otherwise incompatible, and to resign them, simply or for exchange, and hold instead two incompatible benefices. Upon obtaining the said deanery he is, as he has offered, to resign St. Columba's, if he win it, or give up all right. Nobilitas generis, litterarum etc. [See above, pp. 243, 262, 296, 297, 371.]|
|Concurrent mandate to the bishop of Alet, the abbot of Balmurinoch in the diocese of St. Andrews, and the dean of Dunblane. Nobilitas etc. (Pe. xiii. xv. Id. Maii Anno Octauo. de Casatiis.)|
De Provisionibus Prelatorum
De Beneficiis Vacantibus
De Provisionibus Prelatorum (cont.).
7 Martin V
|5 Id. Oct.
S. Maria Maggiore, Rome.
|To John, Benedictine abbot of St. Peter's, Luxeuil (Luxouio), immediately subject, (fn. 3) in the diocese of Besancon. Provision to him, prior of la Charité, of the order of Cluny, in the diocese of Auxerre, S.T.M., priest, of the above abbey, void by the death of Etienne, during whose life it was specially reserved by the present pope. He is to wear the habit which is worn in St. Peter's, etc. Inter solicitudines.|
|Concurrent letters to the convent and to the vassals of St. Peter's, and to the archbishop of Besancon—Inter etc., and to the king of France (fn. 4) —Gracie diuine. [The letter of provision and the concurrent letters are all cancelled, with marginal note: Correcte de mandato domini F[rancisci] abbatis presidentis, sed propter ejus (sic) nimiam correcturam cassatc et alibi registrate, Ja. de Cerretanis. See above, pp. 33, 34, 346, 375.]|