People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 3/21/1 (Neville, Strathearn, no. 2)

Gilbert, earl of Strathearn, has given, granted, and established by his charter, to God and St John the Apostle of the Isle of Masses and the brothers serving God there three measures of land (jugera) next to the pond that comes from the aforementioned island at Fowlis (Wester) (PER), in perpetual alms, free and quit of all pain of subjection and from all servile custom and secular service, to be held as freely as any alms in the whole land of Scotland.
Firm date
March 1179 X March 1198
Probable date
perhaps 1190s
Dating Notes
Episcopate of Simon, bp. Dunblane. Also after Gilbert’s marriage to Matilda d’Aubigny
Source for Data Entry
Neville, Charters of the Earls of Strathearn, no. 2
Trad. ID
Neville, Strathearn, no. 2
Calendar number
Charter type
Inchaffray Charters, no. 2 Inchaffray Liber, no. 18

Total number of associated factoids: 11