Lateran Regesta 567: 1461

Calendar of Papal Registers Relating To Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 12, 1458-1471. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1933.

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'Lateran Regesta 567: 1461', in Calendar of Papal Registers Relating To Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 12, 1458-1471, (London, 1933) pp. 124-125. British History Online [accessed 13 April 2024]

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Lateran Regesta, Vol. DLXVII. (fn. 1)

3 Pius II.

De Beneficiis Vacantibus.

12 Kal. June.
(21 May.)
St. Peter's, Rome.
(f. 83d.)
To the abbot of Middleton (de Choro [sancti] Benedicti) in the diocese of Cloyne (Clonen.), and the precentors of Cork and Cloyne. Mandate (the pope having been informed by John Tirry, perpetual vicar of the parish church of Karrygtuathyl in the diocese of Cloyne, that John Buler, a canon of Cork, has committed simony and openly practised usury, and dilapidated etc. the goods of his canonry of Cork and prebend of Cathirlagi therein; and that Thomas de Cetyr (recte Cotyr), rector of a parcel of the rectory of Tybrukyndealaygh alias Balynatybrud in the said diocese, has divided the fruits etc. of the said parcel between himself and John Bryt, clerk, of the diocese of Cashel, without having obtained licence from the apostolic see, and has lately committed simony, about which and divers other crimes [not here expressed] they are greatly defamed in those parts) if and after the said John Tirry (who was lately dispensed by papal authority, on account of illegitimacy 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, after which he had himself so promoted) accuses Buler and Cetyr before the above three, to summon them and others concerned, and if they find the foregoing to be true, to deprive and remove them, and in that event to collate and assign the said canonry and prebend, value not exceeding 5 marks sterling, and rectory, without cure and value not exceeding 1 mark sterling, which are of the patronage of laymen, to Tirry; notwithstanding that he holds the said vicarage of Karrygtuathyl and the rectory of the parish church of Teampulruayn in the diocese of Cork, the value of both of which does not exceed 13 marks sterling, under a papal dispensation granted to him for life. He is hereby dispensed to receive and retain the said canonry and prebend and parcel, and to resign them, simply or for exchange, as often as he pleases, and hold instead two other compatible benefices, and retain them with his said other vicarage and rectory. notwithstanding the said defect etc. Vite etc. (P. and G. Gonne. | P. xx. Kal. Julii Anno Varris.) [6 pp. See above, Reg. Lat., DLXIV, f. 169d.]

De Diversis Formis.

3 Id. April.
(11 April.)
St. Peter's, Rome.
(f. 224d.)
To Thomas Penwen, a canon of Glasgow. Reservation and assignment to him (who has this day given up to the pope by his proctor [not here named] the suit which was pending in the Roman court between him and John Donaldi, chancellor of Dunkeld, about the chancellorship of that church, and in which divers sentences have been delivered, and has given up all his right in or to the said chancellorship; and seeing that the pope has admitted the said resignation, and has decreed that the collation and provision made of the chancellorship to the said John, and the letters thereon granted to him, should hold good, as is contained more fully in the pope's letters drawn up in the matter), in order that he may suffer no loss from the said resignation, of a life pension of 10l. of the current money of Scotland, which does not exceed the sum of 4l. sterling, on the fruits of the chancellorship and of the perpetual vicarage of the parish church of Inthinanc (recte Inchinane) in the diocese of Glasgow, which the said John holds inter cetera, and the value of which does not exceed 9l. sterling; the pension to be paid at Glasgow half at Christmas and half at St. John Baptist's by the said John, who has consented, and by his successors, chancellors of Dunkeld and vicars of the said parish church; with penalties for delay in payment etc. Vite etc.
Concurrent mandate to the chancellor of Chartres and the officials of Dunkeld and Glasgow. Hodie dilecto filio Thome. (P. and Ja. Bigneti. Alanus. | P. xii. x. Undecimo Kal.Maii Anno Tertio. de Varris.) [4 pp.]


  • 1. On the back of the volume is the usual modern description in Italian: ’Pio ii. 1460. Anno 3. Lib. 2.’ and on a modern flyleaf is Mgr. Wenzel's ‘An. 3. to. 13.’ There is no contemporary flyleaf, but the contemporary description occurs, as usual, on the bottom edge of the volume: ‘Secundus de beneficiis vacantibus et de diversis anno iiio. domini nostri domini Pii pape secundi.’ There are i.-cccvii. ff. of text.