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Dignitaries & canons whose prebends are unidentified: Canons who held a dignity but whose prebend is unknown

Pages 110-117

Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1066-1300: Volume 4, Salisbury. Originally published by Institute of Historical Research, London, 1991.

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LIST 65 CANONS WHO HELD A DIGNITY BUT WHOSE PREBEND IS UNKNOWN

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Treas., occ. 1206/7 (list 5).

Adelelm

Archdcn. of Dorset, from some time before Dec. 1139, last occ. 21 and 24 March 1157/8, still alive after c. May 1173 (list 7).

Alberic

Archdcn. of Berks. by 15 Oct. 1206, last occ. 14 Nov. 1215 (list 8).

Alexander

Archdcn. in dioc., occ. 1121; bp. of Lincoln, nom. c. 15 Apr. 1123, cons. 22 July (list 6).

Anastasius

Succentor from before Jan. 1215, last occ. 1226 (list 12). Held preb. Stratford 1226, but his predecessor in this preb. did not d. until 11 Apr. 1226 (list 55), so Anastasius must have held unident. preb. earlier.

Antony Bek

Archdcn. of Dorset, papal prov. 9 June 1275, and at same time prov. to next vacant preb. (list 7). Does not occ. as archdcn. or as can.

Azo

Archdcn. of Wilts., occ. before Dec. 1139 (list 10). Prob. to be identified with Azo, dean by 1139 (list 2), preb. Potterne (list 47).

Azo

Occ. as can. once only, after June 1174 (HMC Wells I 68). Archdcn. of Salisbury from ? c. 1180, last occ. 6 June 1191, said to have taken the Cross and d. by 1194/5 (list 9).

Baldwin

Chanc. by early 1182 to after 1197 (list 4).

M. Clement

Archdcn. of Berks., occ. 31 Dec. 1236 (list 8). Prob. to be identified with M. Clement de Melcheburne, can., unident. preb. (list 66).

Ernald

Archdcn. [of Salisbury], occ. 14 June 1133 and 1122 × Dec. 1139 (list 9).

M. Eustace

Dean by 5 May 1194; bp. of Ely, el. 10 Aug. 1197, cons. 1 or 8 March 1198 (list 2).

Everard of Calne

Archdcn. in dioc. from before 1099; bp. of Norwich, el. soon after 13 March 1121, cons. 12 June (list 6).

Geoffrey

Archdcn. of Berks. from before 1220, last occ. 15 and 18 Aug. 1222 (list 8).

Geoffrey

Subdean, occ. 10 Jan. 1241 (list 11).

Geoffrey [de Vernun]

Archdcn. of Berks. by 16 Oct. 1172, last occ. after 1197 (list 8).

M. Gerard de Bingham

Prob. to be identified with ? M. Gerard de 'Wingeham' who occ. as can. 17 Aug. 1239 (Cart. Reading I 173). Archdcn. of Dorset by 20 Apr. 1245, last certain occs. 31 March and 5 Apr. 1255 (list 7).

M. Giles of Bridport I

Archdcn. of Berks. by 26 Dec. 1237; el. bp. 13 Feb. × 15 Apr. 1256, temps. 17 Aug., cons. 11 March 1257 (lists 8, 1).

Godwin

Precentor, occ. 1122 or a little earlier (list 3).

Gunter of Le Mans

Archdcn. in dioc., became abbot of Thorney 1085 (list 6).

Guy of Etampes

Can. and mag. schol. from c. 1107 (Actus Pontificum Cenomannis, ed. G. Busson and A. Ledrou (1901) p. 425); bp. of Le Mans 1126 (list 4).

Harding

Treas., occ. 1122 or a little earlier (list 5).

Henry

Archdcn. [of Salisbury] by prob. 1148, last occ. after Dec. 1154 (list 9).

Henry

Precentor, occ. prob. 1148 and after 1151 (list 3).

Henry de Beaumont

Dean from prob. before Aug. 1158; bp. of Bayeux, el. 1165, presum. cons. by later summer (list 2).

Henry de Bluntesdon

Occ. as can. 14 June 1285 (IV/C.4/35, 41). Archdcn. of Dorset, royal coll. 9 June 1297 (list 7). Transf. to preb. Chisenbury, after 28 Sept. 1294 and before 29 Sept. 1316 (list 27).

Herbert

Archdcn. of Dorset, first occ. 15 Aug. 1222, last 30 Sept. 1225 (list 7).

Hubert

Precentor, occ. once prob. 1122 × Dec. 1139 (list 3).

M. Hugh de Gaherst

Chanc. by 1206/7, last occ. 28 Apr. 1220, d. or res. by 20 Sept. 1220 (list 4).

Joel

Archdcn. in dioc., occ. 30 June 1121 and 1122 or a little earlier (list 6).

John

Archdcn. of Dorset, occ. 23 Feb. 1271 (list 7).

John the Chanter

Subdean, occ. early 1180s; bp. of Exeter, nom. Sept. 1186, cons. 5 Oct. (list 11).

M. John de Burton

Subdean by 4 Oct. 1262 (list 11). Transf. to preb. Grantham Borealis on becoming precentor, adm. 30 Aug. 1272 (lists 3, 33).

M. John of Oxford

Dean, appd. 1165, after May; bp. of Norwich, el. 2 Nov. 1175, cons. 14 Dec. (list 2).

Jordan

Treas. from before June 1155 to after Sept. 1159 (list 5).

Jordan

Archdcn. [of Salisbury] by 13 Dec. 1157; dean by [June 1176], last occ. May × Nov. 1193 (lists 9, 2).

Jordan Piruntus (Conti)

Archdcn. of Dorset, waiting for a preb., occ. 30 Apr. 1258 and 1 March 1264; d. Oct. 1269 (list 7).

[? M.] Nicholas de Capella

Archdcn. of Salisbury by 1 May 1245, last occ. 9 Sept. 1271 (list 9).

Nicholas de Lakyng

Subdean from before early 1244, last occ. after 11 March 1257 (list 11).

Nicholas Longespee

Occ. as can. 4 Oct. 1262 (Sar. Stats. p. 98, also pd. RSO I 354) and prob. 27 July 1272 (I/5/D-F/Fordingbridge/12). Treas. from before 18 Jan. 1275, and presum. preb. Calne (lists 5, 24).

M. Nicholas of York

Archdcn. of Wilts. by 23 Aug. 1247, last occ. after 11 March 1257 (list 10). Not to be confused with preb. Grantham Australis of same name (list 32).

Nigel

Archdcn. in dioc. when appd. bp. of Ely, nom. 28 May 1133, cons. 1 Oct. (list 6).

Philip

Chanc., occ. 1155 × 61 (list 4).

Ralph

Treas., occ. c. 1215 × c. 1227 (list 5).

M. Ralph of Leicester

Archdcn. of Wilts., occ. 24 June 1283 (list 10).

Ranulph

Treas. by Apr. or May 1193, last occ. shortly before 23 Apr. 1205 (list 5).

? Ranulph son of Robert

Possibly archdcn. of Dorset 1194 × 1206 (list 7).

Richard

Archdcn. of Dorset, occ. c. 1179 × c. 1198 (list 7).

Richard

Precentor, occ. 15 and 18 Aug. 1222 (list 3).

M. Richard

Chanc., occ. 1 Dec. 1236 (list 4).

M. Richard de Sotwell

First occ. as can. 10 May 1288 (app. 3). Inst. to preb. Bitton 27 May 1289; res. preb. by 10 Aug. 1296 (list 21). Occ. as can., executor of bp. Nicholas Longespee's will, proved 29 May 1297 (EHR xv (1900) 528). Archdcn. of Wilts. from before 19 Oct. 1299; d. between 16 Feb. and 25 Nov. 1303 (list 10).

Richard of Wilton

Sheriff of Wilts., 1164-79; archdcn. of Wilts. from before 1179, last occ. prob. after 1189/90 (list 10). Possibly to be identified with Richard, sheriff of Wilts., unident. preb. (list 66).

Robert

Archdcn. in dioc. 14 March 1089 (list 6).

Robert

Dean, d. 1111 (list 2).

Robert

Precentor, occ. before Jan. 1215, last occ. 14 Nov. 1215 (list 3).

M. Robert de Cardevill or Karevill

First occ. as can. 1 May 1245 (Sar. Chs. p. 294). Can. and bp.'s official when occ. 14 Oct. 1245 (ibid. p. 298, also pd. Cart. St Nich.. p. 29) and June 1246 (Sar. Chs. p. 307). Treas. by 2 July 1246 and presum. preb. Calne (lists 5, 24).

Robert of Salisbury

Dean by June 1148; bp. of Exeter, el. 1155, after 28 March, cons. 5 June (list 2).

M. Robert de Wickhampton

Occ. as clk., not yet can., 28 Dec. 1241 (Cart. Lacock no. 253), 16 Aug. 1242 (Sar. Chs. p. 280), and c. 1240 × 1245 (ibid. pp. 274, 275). First occ. as can. 7 Dec. 1243 (ibid. p. 289). Occ. as can. several times before became dean, and presum. preb. Heytesbury, some time between 9 Feb. 1257 and 17 Jan. 1258/9 (lists 2, 35). Bp., el. 23 Feb. 1271, cons. [13] May, temps. 15 Aug. (list 1).

Roger

Dean, occ. once between prob. 1122 and Dec. 1139 (list 2).

Roger

Archdcn. of Berks. from before 7 Sept. 1151, last occ. 10 Aug. 1156 (list 8).

M. Roger of Buscot

Archdcn. of Wilts. by 2 July 1246; d. before Michaelmas 1247, and had been succeeded by 23 Aug. (list 10).

Serlo

Dean from before Apr. 1116 to 1122 or later; res. by 29 July 1125 (list 2).

M. Simon of Bridport

Archdcn. of Dorset, occ. 4 Feb. and 5 June 1262; archdcn. of Berks. by 2 Oct. 1262 (lists 7, 8). Treas. by 22 Apr. 1265 and presum. preb. Calne (lists 5, 24).

M. Simon de Micham

Occ. as can. 29 Sept. 1269 (cart. De Vaux fos. 134v-135r). Chanc. by 29 March 1272, when inst. to preb. Brixworth (lists 4, 23). Possibly to be identified with Simon penitentiary and can. who occ. 23 Feb. 1271 (list 66).

M. Stephen

Archdcn. of Salisbury by 28 Dec. 1241, last occ. 31 May 1244 (list 9).

M. Stephen of Newbury

Archdcn. of Berks. from before 18 Jan. 1275, last occ. 1 Sept. 1281 (list 8).

M. Thomas

Treas., occ. c. 1215 (list 5).

M. Thomas Bek

Archdcn. of Dorset by 24 Nov. 1275; bp. of St Davids, el. before 2 Aug. 1280, cons. 6 Oct. (list 7).

Thomas de Staunton

Subdean by 25 May 1297; d. before 6 Dec. 1309 (list 11).

? Walter

Called first dean, presum. appd. by bp. Osmund (1078-99) (list 2).

M. Walter

Precentor by late 1165, last occ. Apr. 1194 (list 3). Perhaps to be identified with M. Walter who occ. as can. c. 1154 × 1155 (Sar. Chs. p. 18, for date of which cf. ibid. p. 19 and HMC Var. Coll. I 363-4), and mid to late 1150s (Mon. Ang. IV 400 (XIII)).

M. Walter of Dorchester

Subdean, occ. 2 Feb. 1289/90 and 9 Jan. 1291 (list 11).

M. Walter Scammel

First occ. as can. 29 June 1262 (B. 400). Occ. as can. several times. Archdcn. of Berks. by 6 July 1266 (list 8). Treas. by 13 Feb. 1268, and presum. preb. Calne (lists 5, 24).

Walter de la Wyle

Bp.'s chapl. and datary, not called can., occ. several times from 3 July 1234 (Cart. Lewes Wilts. no. 46). First occ. as can. 20 Jan. 1239 (C. 138). Occ. frequently. Succentor by 7 March 1248, last occ. 4 Oct. 1262; bp., el. 22 Jan. 1263, temps. 10 Apr., cons. 27 May (lists 12, 1).

William

Subdean by 1122 or a little earlier, last occ. after Dec. 1154 (list 11).

William

Archdcn. of Wilts., occ. c. 16 Oct. 1173 and c. 1173 × 1178 (list 10).

William

Archdcn. of Dorset, first occ. 1175 × 84, last Apr. or May 1193 (list 7).

M. William

Archdcn. of Berks., occ. 21 Feb. × 1 Nov. 1262, d. by 3 Nov. 1262 (list 8).

William

Archdcn. of Berks., occ. 22 Apr. 1265 (list 8).

M. William of Abingdon

Archdcn. of Wilts. by Sept. 1288; precentor by 17 Dec. 1296 (lists 10, 3). Transf. to preb. Horton, coll. 20 Jan. 1298, inst. 24 Jan. (list 37).

M. William de Badeston

Occ. twice as can.: Dec. 1219, being sent to dioc. Canterbury to collect alms for new cath. (RSO I 12), and 1215 × Aug. 1220 (ibid. p. 33). (fn. 1) Precentor, occ. 7 Oct. 1221 and 17 Jan. 1222 (list 3).

[M.] William [de Merston]

Archdcn. of Wilts., occ. 15 May 1223 and 1204 × 24 (list 10).

William de Ralegh

Archdcn. of Berks. presum. between Feb. 1236 and Dec. 1237 (list 8).

William of Ste-Mère-Eglise

Perhaps can. when occ. Apr. or May 1193 (RSO I 223); archdcn. of Wilts. by Apr. or May 1193; bp. of London, el. 7 Dec. 1198, cons. 23 May 1199 (list 10).

M. William de la Wyle

First occ. in Salisbury dioc., as official of archdcn. of Dorset, 14 May 1263 (Cart. Glastonbury I 159, date pd. wrongly as '21' May). Not called can., disp. to hold addit. benefice, 7 July 1263 (Reg. Urbain IV, cameral no. 293, cal. CPL I 390). First occ. as can. 22 Apr. 1265 (Niger fo. 59r-v). Occ. several times before adm. to preb. Teinton 30 May 1275 (list 57). Archdcn. of Dorset by 11 July 1287, last occ. 2 March 1297 (list 7).

Wimund

Subdean by Apr. or May 1193, last occ. after 1199 (list 11).

Footnotes

  • 1. 1 Temp. A[dam] dean, list 2.