People of Medieval Scotland
1093 - 1371

Document 6/2/149 (IP, 103)

In AD 1296, the 9th indiction, 27th day of July, at [Elgin in Moray], in the presence of the witnesses last written above, and the Notary, with many others, the noble lord Alexander, earl of Menteith, with the lords Thomas de Soules, John Wishart, Gervase of Rait, Alexander of Argyll, Alexander Comyn, and Nicholas de Soules, knights; coming to the faith and will of the lord king of England; annulled the alliances, contracts, agreements, and pacts that were at any time entered into with the king of the French against the king of England in their name; and having taken the holy gospels and kissed them, they performed fealty to the lord king of England; and upon their fealty performed in this way, they made their letters patent, sealed with their pendant seals.
Firm date
27 July 1296
Dating Notes
AD 1296, 9th indiction, 27 July
Place date (modern)
Elgin in Moray
Place date (document)
Elgyn in Morauia
Related Place
Elgin in Moray (Ragman Roll County)
Source for Data Entry
Thomson, Instrumenta Publica, p. 103 (TNA MS C 47/23/3, m. 14)
Trad. ID
IP, 103
Calendar number
Charter type
Public Instrument
Ragman Roll: TNA MS C 47/23/3, m. 14

Total number of associated factoids: 26