Calendar of Papal Registers Relating To Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 8, 1427-1447. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1909.
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Lateran Regesta, Vol. CCCXXXVIII (fn. 1)
6 Eugenius IV (cont.)
De Diversis Formis
|4 Kal. Oct.
|To Clement Denston, archdeacon of Sudbury in Norwich, bachelor of canon law. Grant to him—whom the present pope lately dispensed to hold for two years the said archdeaconry, which is a non-major dignity, and any other benefice with cure or otherwise incompatible, even if a parish church or a perpetual vicarage or dignity not major nor principal etc., even if elective and with cure, which two years the pope afterwards prolonged by one, by letters in which it is stated that the value of the said archdeaconry does not exceed 40l. sterling, and which he fears may be held surreptitious because the value of the said archdeaconry exceeds the said sum, although it does not exceed 100l. of like money—that the said second letters and their consequences shall nevertheless hold good from the date of these presents; with dispensation hereby to hold together for life the said archdeaconry and any benefice with cure or otherwise incompatible, even if a parish church or a perpetual vicarage [or] a dignity etc. even if elective and with cure, and to resign both, simply or for exchange, as often as he pleases, provided that he do not hold two parish churches or two perpetual vicarages, or two major or principal dignities etc. Litterarum etc. (B. and Pizolpassis. (fn. 2) | B. l. Decimoseptimo Kal. Novembris Anno Sexto. Valven.) [See above, pp. 576, 577.]|
|To William Hanle (or Haule), clerk, of the diocese of York. Dispensation to him, who is in about his twentieth year, has the tonsure, and is studying in the university of Oxford, to hold, after he attains his twenty-third year, any benefice with cure, even if a parish church or a perpetual vicarage or a personatus etc., even if elective and with cure. Vite etc. (B. and Pizolpassis. (fn. 2) | B. xxv. Valven.)|
|17 Kal. Nov.
|To John Lane, rector of Bekyngton in the diocese of Bath. Dispensation to him, who is a chaplain and a continual member of the household of John, bishop of Bath and Wells, chancellor of England, and holds the said church, the free chapel of Hongerford and a canonry and prebend of Wherwill, in the dioceses of Bath, Salisbury and Winchester, value not exceeding 50l., 5l. and 10l. respectively, to hold for seven years the said church and any other benefice with cure or otherwise incompatible, even if another parish church or a perpetual vicarage, or a dignity, even major or principal, etc., even if elective and with cure, and to resign them, simply or for exchange, as often as he pleases. Vite etc. (An. and Blondus. | An. xxxx. de Adria.)|
|7 Id. Dec.
|Relaxation, in perpetuity, of three years and three quarantines of enjoined penance to penitents who on the Assumption and on the feast of St. Patrick visit and give alms for the repair etc. of the parish church of St. Modocius, Druymleathan, in the diocese of Kilmore. Univ. etc. Licet is. (An. and Poggius. | An. xxiiii. de Adria.)|
13 Kal. Feb.
|Relaxation, in perpetuity, of two years and two quarantines of enjoined penance to penitents who on the Assumption visit and give alms for the conservation of the parish church of St. Mary, Kyrkbeane, in the diocese of Glasgow. Univ. etc.Dum precelsa. (An. and A. de Florencia. | An. xvi. de Adria.)|
8 Id. Oct.
|To the abbot of St. Werburgh's, Chester, in the diocese of Lichfield. Mandate, at the recent petition of Walter Haydok, a canon of St. John's, Chester—containing that inasmuch as he had held for some time, by tolerance of the ordinary of the place and of the chapter of St. John's, and was still holding, a canonry of St. John's and the prebend called the fourth prebend of the Cross on the south side, and also the vicarage choral without cure, and by reason of it a stall, and had received, and was still receiving their fruits etc., value not exceeding 8 marks, together with his daily distributions whenever he was present at divine offices, Richard Stanley, archdeacon of Chester, Thomas Chestyrfeld, a canon of Lichfield and Robert Maderer, I.U.B., specially empowered by bishop William, granted him indult, the said chapter consenting, to continue to hold together for life the said canonry and prebend and vicarage, as he had hitherto done, and ordained that on every solemn and double feast he should hold the stall in the choir due to him by reason of his prebend, dressed like the other canons, and should receive double commons in accordance with the statutes, and that he should on pro-feasts and other holidays (in pro festis vero et aliis ferialibus diebus), occupy the stall in the choir due to him by reason of his said vicarage choral, and take the profits like other vicars choral of the said church and receive the distributions, as is contained in letters patent of the said bishop and chapter—if he find the said indult and ordinance lawful, to confirm them. Sincere devocionis affectus. (An. and N. Volrat. | An. xxvi. de Adria.)|
|4 Non. April.
|To David Ogilby, rector of Fethiekern (sic) in the diocese of St. Andrews, M.A. Dispensation to him—who is also a B.C.L., and of a great race of nobles; who holds besides Fethirkern a canonry and the prebend of Lethen[oth] in Brechin, the value of each not exceeding 20l. sterling; and to whom the pope lately granted provision of a canonry of Glasgow and another of Aberdeen, with reservation of as many prebends therein and of a dignity etc. of one of them—to hold with Fethirkern any one other, or without it any two, benefices with cure or otherwise incompatible, and to resign them, simply or for exchange, as often as he pleases, etc. Nobilitas etc. (P. and Ciprianus pro Ja. Petri. | P. xxxxv. de Varris.)|