People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 3/571/1 (Holy. Lib., no. 72)

William son of Gamel of Twynholm, with the consent of his lord Alan son of Roland, and the assent of Walter his son and heir, has given and granted and by this his charter established to Holyrood Abbey in free, pure and perpetual almsm all right that he had in the church of Twynholm (KCB), and has renounced his claim to the advowson of that church. Moreover, he gives and grants to the said canons, with the assent of his son Walter, in perpetual alms, four acres of land in the territory of the same villa, by the bounds by which he perambulated it, one house in the same villa, in which he has saised the said canons. He gives and grants common pasture for up to 16 draught animals and one horse, and with all other common easements of the same villa.
Firm date
1200 X 1234
Dating Notes
Alan son of Roland of Galloway, succession × death
Source for Data Entry
Holyrood Liber, no. 72
Trad. ID
Holy. Lib., no. 72
Calendar number
Charter type
Original (contemporary)
NAS, GD 45/13/258
Document Image
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Total number of associated factoids: 14

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Date Short Summary Title Holder
1200 X 1234 Dominus (Lord/Sir) Alan, lord of Galloway (d.1234)
1200 X 1234 chaplain Silvester, chaplain
1200 X 1234 chaplain Andrew, chaplain (KCB)
1200 X 1234 chaplain Thomas, chaplain (13C)
1200 X 1234 dean Matthew, dean of Desnes
1200 X 1234 clerk Robert, clerk (KCB)