People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 1/54/40 (RRS, vi, no. 42)

David, king of Scots, has given his beloved and faithful knight William of Douglas for his homage and service the barony of Dalkeith (MLO) in the sheriffdom of Edinburgh which belonged to John of Graham, lord of Abercorn, hereditarily, and which John resigned by staff and baton in Edinburgh castle; holding in feu and heritage for service owed and wont.
Firm date
6 January 1342
Dating Notes
6 Jan., regnal year 13
Place date (modern)
Holyrood Abbey
Place date (document)
monasterium Sancte Crucis de Edynburgh
Related Place
Holyrood Abbey
Source for Data Entry
RRS, vi, no. 42
Trad. ID
RRS, vi, no. 42
Calendar number
Charter type
cartulary copy: Morton Reg., ii, no. 59

Total number of associated factoids: 15