close Roll 9 Edward III

1
23 Nov. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay William Swynford, constable of the K.'s castle of Limerick, 33s 4d fee from 9 July [1335] 9 Edw. III until 19 Oct. following, viz. for a quarter year, in part-payment of his fee of 10m p.a.11

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr of Ire.
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 87.

C: 

RCH.

N: 

Lib. mun. pub. Hib., i, pt 2, p. 384.

Footnotes: 

1 This is the first item of RCI roll §16, identified as follows in RCH: 'Rotulus clausus de annis 9 & 10 Edw. III' (=§§1–53 below). It was in fact a controlment roll of the Irish Ex. for the years 9–10 Edw. III (1335–7). This is the first of two items calendared in RCH as a bundle with the item-number range §§1–2.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife

This glossary is by no means comprehensive. Readers may also wish to consult standard references books such as Joseph Byrne, Byrne’s dictionary of local Irish History from the earliest times to c.1900 (Cork, 2004); P. G. Osborn, Osborn’s concise law dictionary, ed. Sheila Bone (London, 2001).

Abbreviations

  • AN = Anglo-Norman
  • Ir. = Irish
  • Lat. = Latin
  • ME = Middle English
  • OED = Oxford English Dictionary

 

Term

Explanation

advowson

The right of patronage or presentation to a church benefice.

allocate, writ of

A writ authorizing allowance to be made by the officers of the Ex. of a specified amount: often this amount is to be off-set against the debts owed to the K. by the beneficiary.

alterage

A form of affinity proscribed in late medieval Ireland between the Irish and the English, whereby a man stood sponsor for a child at baptism; (also) gossipred.

assize

Technical term for legal proceedings or various kinds. See mort d’ancestor, novel disseisin.

avener [Lat. avarius]

provider of oats, esp. for the household of the K. or his chief governor

avoirdupois

Miscellaneous merchandise sold by weight.

bonnaght [Ir. buannacht]

The billeting of mercenaries or servants.

cask

See tun.

certiorari, writ of

Letters close issued by the K. to his officers commanding them to supply information to him concerning a specified matter, normally by searching the records.

chattels

Property, goods, money: as opposed to real property (land).

dicker [Lat. dacra]

A measure of 10 hides.

dower

Portion (one third) of a deceased husband’s estate which the law allows to his widow for her life.

escheat

The reversion of land to the lord of the fee to the crown on failure of heirs of the owner or on his outlawry.

extent

A survey and valuation of property, esp. one made by royal inquisition.

falding [Ir. fallaing]

A kind of coarse woollen cloth produced in Ireland; the mantle or cloak made from the same.

fee-farm
 

A fixed annual rent payable to the K. by chartered boroughs.

fotmel [Lat. fotmellum]

A measure of lead.

engrossment

Technical term: the action of writing out, for instance patent letters and charters; (also) the documents thus written out.

enrolment

Technical term: the action of recording in the records of the K., esp. the registering of a deed, memorandum, recognizance; (also) the specific item or record thus enrolled.

hanaper

A repository for the keeping of money. The ‘clerk of the hanaper in chancery’ was the chancery official responsible for the receipt of fines for the issue, engrossment and ensealing of writs, patents and charters issued by the chancery.

herberger [Lat. herbergerius, hospitator]

One sent on before to purvey lodgings for an army, a royal train (OED).

galangal [AN galyngale]

The aromatic rhizome of certain Asian plants of the genera Alpinia and Kaempferia, of the ginger family, used in cookery and herbal medicine; (also) any of these plants (OED).

generosus [Lat.]

Term designating social status: translated as ‘gentleman’.

king's widow [Lat. vidua regis]

The widow of a tenant in chief: so called because whe was not allowed to marry a second time without royal licence.

knights’ fees

Units of assessment of estates in land. Originally a single knight’s fee was the amount of land for which the military service of one knight (=knight service) was required by the crown. ‘Fee’ derives from the Latin feudum, which in other contexts translated as ‘fief’. In practice the descent of landed estates meant that many knights’ fees came to be subdivided and, in the later Middle Ages, personal service was frequently commuted to money payments (=scutage).

liberate, writ of

A chancery writ issued to the treasurer and chamberlains of the Ex. authorizing them to make payment of a specified amount, often the annual fees, wages and rewards of the K.’s officers.

linch [Lat. lincia]

A measure of tin.

livery

The delivery of seisin, or possession, of an estate hitherto held in the K.’s hand, for instance when a minor reaches the age of majority.

mainprize

Legal term: the action of undertaking to stand surety (=‘mainpernor’) for another person; the action of making oneself legally responsible for the fulfilment of a contract or undertaking by another person (OED).

mass [Lat. messa]

A standard measure of metal.

messuage

A portion of land occupied, or intended to be occupied, as the site for a dwelling house; (also) a dwelling house together with outbuildings and the adjacent land assigned to its use (OED).

mort d’ancestor, assize of [Lat. assisa mortis antecessoris]

A legal process to recover land of which the plaintiff’s ancestor (father, mother, uncle, aunt, brother sister, nephew or niece) died seised (=in possession), possession of which was since taken by another person.

nolumus, clause of [Lat. cum clausula nolumus]

A standard clause inserted especially in letters of protection by which pleas and suits are delayed for a specified period of time.

novel disseisin, assize of [Lat. assisa nove disseisine]

A legal process to recover land from which the plaintiff claims to have been dispossessed (=disseised).

pensa See wey.
piece [L. pecia] A standard quantity of merchandise.
pendent seal Seal hanging from engrossed letters patent attached to a tongue or tag of parchment.
perpresture An illegal encroachment upon royal property.
plica A fold along the foot of engrossed letters patent and charters to create a double thickness of parchment, used for attaching the ‘great seal pendent’ to the letters. An incision was made in the plica and through which a tag of parchment was attached. A wax impression of a seal was then affixed to the tag.
protection An act of grace by the K., granted by chancery letters, by which the recipient is to be free from suits at law for a specified term; granted especially to persons crossing overseas or otherwise out of reach of the courts in the K.’s service.
quare impedit, writ of An action brought to recover the advowson of a benefice, brought by the patron against the bishop or other person hindering the presentation.
scutage The commutation of personal military service to the crown for a money payment. Normally called ‘royal service’ in Ireland.
seisin Formal legal possession of land.
sendal [Lat. cendallum; ME cendal] A thin rich silken material (OED).
stallage [Lat. stallagium, estallagium] Payment for a market stall.
tun [Latdolium] A large cask or barrel, esp. of wine.
valettus A term designating social status: translated ‘yeoman’.
Vidua Regis [Lat.] See King's widow.
volumus, clause of [Lat. cum clausula volumus] A standard clause inserted esp. in letters of protection by which pleas and suits are delayed for a specified period of time. In full the clause runs: volumus quod interim sit quietus de omnibus placitis et querelis (=we wish that meanwhile he be quit of all pleas and plaints).
waif A piece of property which is found ownerless and which, if unclaimed within a fixed period after due notice given, falls to the lord.
waivery [AN weiverie] The technical term for proceedings of outlawry in the case of women.
wey [Lat. pensa, peisa, pisa] A standard of dry-goods weight.
worsted [ME wyrstede] A woollen fabric or stuff made from well-twisted yarn spun of long-staple wool combed to lay the fibres parallel (OED).
writ [Lat. brevis] Letters close containing commands by the K. to certain specified persons, esp. royal officers. Returnable writs, which were not normally enrolled in the chancery rolls, were to be returned by the officer to chancery with details of the actions taken by the officer in response to the contents. See also allocate, certiorari, liberate.
2
24 Feb. 1336
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

Similar ORDER [to pay William Swynford, constable of Limerick castle, 33s 4d for another quarter year, as in §1].

[10 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
[John Darcy] Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 87.

C: 

RCH.

N: 

Lib. mun. pub. Hib., i, pt 2, p. 384.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
3
2 Jul. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Henry Badowe, constable of Dublin castle, £9 2s 6d from 6 Jan. [1335] 8 Edw. III until 6 July next following, viz. for half a year, in part-payment of his fee of £18 5s p.a.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 71.

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
4
13 Jul. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Gilbert Moenes, constable of the castle of Newcastle McKynegan, £10 from 11 Dec. [1334] 8 Edw. III until 11 June [1335] following, viz. for half a year, in part-payment of his fee of £20 p.a.

[9 Edw. III.]1

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 73.

C: 

RCH.

Footnotes: 

1 This is the first of three items calendared in RCH as a bundle with the item-number range §§4–6.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
5
2 Dec. 1335
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

Similar ORDER [to pay Gilbert Moenes, constable of the castle of Newcastle McKynegan, as in §4] £7 18s 6d for a quarter year and 54 days, taking 13d a day from 11 June [1345] 9 Edw. III until 4 Nov. following.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
[John Darcy] Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 73.

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
6
28 Jul. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

Gilbert Moenes, late constable of Arklow castle, has shown that K. owes him various sums of his fee from the time of Thomas Burgh, formerly T. of Ire.; as the K. wished to be informed concerning this and wished to make satisfaction to Gilbert, as is just, he ordered the T. and chamberlains to search the rolls in the treasury from the time of the said Thomas, returning their findings in chancery without delay. They returned that, upon searching the rolls, it was found that the K. owes Gilbert £3 4s 2d arrears of his fee for the custody of Arklow castle from 12 Jan. [1333] 6 Edw. III until 2 Feb. following, viz. for 22 days. ORDER to pay Gilbert that sum.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 76.

C: 

RCH; RIA, MS 24.D.5, p. 9.

Footnotes: 

{1} The calendar provided by RCH compresses the information contained in the writ to the following:

'Similar ORDER [to pay Gilbert Moenes, as in §4] formerly constable of Arklow castle, having examined the rolls.

Note: Thomas Burgh was formerly T. of Ire.'

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
7
13 Jun. 1335
Dublin
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

ORDER to pay Elias Ashebourn, constable of Arklow castle lately captured by Anthony Lucy, then Jcr of Ire., from the Irish rebels, 20m FROM 3 Feb. [1335] 9 Edw. III until 3 May following, viz. for a quarter year, in part-payment of his fee of 80m p.a.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
Brother Roger Outlawe, prior of the hospital of St John of Jerusalem in Ire., deputy of John Darcy, Jcr of Ire.
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 65.

C: 

RCH; RIA, MS 24.D.5, p. 9.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
8
28 [...] 1335
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

ORDER to pay John Ellerker, constable of Athlone castle, £20 for half a year.

[9 Edw. III.]1

C: 

RCH.

Footnotes: 

1 The month was not legible in the dating clause by 1828.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
9
18 Jul. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Robert, the K.’s engineer, £4 11s 3d from 13 April [1335] 9 Edw. III until 13 July following, viz. for a quarter year, in part-payment of his fee of £18 5s p.a.

[9 Edw. III.]1

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 75.

C: 

RCH.

Footnotes: 

1 This is the first of three items calendared in RCH as a bundle with the item-number range §§9–11.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
10
24 Oct. 1335
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

Similar ORDER [to pay Robert, the K.’s engineer, as in §9] for the quarter ending 30 Oct. [1335] 9 Edw. III.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
[John Darcy] Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 75.

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
11
20 Jan. 1336
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

Similar ORDER [to pay Robert, the K.’s engineer, as in §9] for the quarter ending 30 Jan. [1336].

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
[John Darcy] Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 75.

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
12
8 Nov. 1335
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

ORDER to pay John Corf, chief keeper, purveyor and supervisor of all the K.’s work in Ire. which pertains to the office of mason, 5m for half a year.

[9 Edw. III.]1

C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10.

Footnotes: 

1 This is the first of three items calendared in RCH as a bundle with the item-number range §§12–14.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
13
19 Oct. 1335
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

Similar ORDER [to pay John Corf, as in §12].

[9 Edw. III.]

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
14
20 Jan. 1336
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

Similar ORDER [to pay John Corf, as in §12].

[9 Edw. III.]

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
15
[No date.]
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

ORDER to pay the abbot of St Thomas the Martyr near Dublin 10m of the K.'s gift for half a year.

[9 Edw. III.]1

C: 

RCH.

Footnotes: 

1 This is the first of two items calendared in RCH as a bundle with the item-number range §§15–16.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
16
14 Oct. 1335
[…]
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

Similar ORDER [to pay the abbot of St Thomas the Martyr near Dublin, as in §15] 10m from Easter [1335] 9 Edw. III until Michaelmas following, viz. for half a year, in part-payment of 20m.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
Roger Outlaw, prior of the hospital of St John of Jerusalem in Ire., deputy of John Darcy, Jcr
C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
17
28 Nov. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay the Friars Minor of Dublin, Drogheda, Cork, Waterford, Limerick and Athlone £11 13s 4d from 20 Feb. [1335] 9 Edw. III until 20 Aug. next following, viz. for half a year, in part-payment of alms of 35m of the K.’s gift.

[9 Edw. III.]1

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 132 (=FitzMaurice & Little, Materials, p. 136).

C: 

RCH.

Footnotes: 

1 This is the first of two items calendared in RCH as a bundle with the item-number range §§17–18.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
18
16 Dec. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

Similar ORDER [to pay the Friars Minor of Dublin, Drogheda, Cork, Waterford, Limerick and Athlone, as in §17] for another quarter year, ending on 20 Feb. [1336] following.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 132 (=FitzMaurice & Little, Materials, p. 136).

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
19
8 Jul. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Thomas Crosse, clerk appointed to pay wages to men-at-arms, hobelars and foot soldiers going in the company of John Darcy, Jcr of Ire., to the parts of Scotland, to suppress the malice of the Scottish felons and enemies, £4000 in money and victuals for the wages of the men.

[9 Edw. III.]1

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 72.

C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10.

Footnotes: 

1 This is the first of two items calendared in RCH as a bundle with the item-number range §§19–20.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
20
16 Jul. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay the same [Thomas Crosse, clerk of the wages, as in §19] 100m for the repair of military engines, cross-bows, spades, spear-heads, staffs, axes and other instruments [inginiarium, balistarum, vangarum, vomer’, ligonum, secur’, etc.] for the furtherning of the said war [in Scotland, as in §19].

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 72.

C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
21
28 Jun. 1335
Drogheda
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay William Trykingham,1 clerk appointed to pay waages of men-at-arms, hobelars and foot lately going to the parts of Ulster in the company of brother Roger Outlaw, deputy of John Darcy, Jcr of Ire., to fight the English and Irish felons and enemies in those parts, £200.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
Authorized: 
By bill of the Jcr.
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 70.

C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10; BL, Egerton MS 78, p. 11.

Footnotes: 

1 RCH reads 'Trygingham'.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
22
27 Nov. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay brother Roger Outlaw, prior of the hospital of St John of Jerusalem in Ire., 100m for his labours, expenses and losses in the K.’s service in the parts of Ulster, treating with Onel, McCartan and other Irishmen of those parts, and with Omorthe, Odymsy, Oconghyr, Otothil, McMurgh and Orayly, felons and enemies of the K., who frequently rise in war in their parts.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
Authorized: 
By petition of council.
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 88.

C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10; BL, Egerton MS 78, p. 11.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
23
27 Jun. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

It was agreed by John Darcy, Jcr of Ire., and the council that the masters and crew of three ships going in those ships with a large number of armed men from the land of Ire. to intercept and resist on the sea certain Scottish enemies and rebels who are lying in wait in ships called scomours to attack the said land and the K.’s faithful people there [ad obviandum et resistendum super mare quibusdem Scotis inimicis & rebellis in navibus qui vocantur scomours, terre predicte & fideli populo Regis ibidem de guerra insidiantibus], should have 100s of the K.’s gift, in aid of their expenses. ORDER to pay them this amount.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 69.

C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10; BL, Egerton MS 78, p. 11.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
24
20 Jun. 1335
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

It was agreed by John Darcy, Jcr of Ire., and the council that William Bardelby and other clerks of the Irish chancery should have 100s of the K.’s gift for their labours in writing various commissions touching the office of the escheatry, and for making estreats of the chancery for one year, so that they might be delivered into the Ex. ORDER to pay them this amount.

[9 Edw. III.]

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
25
30 Jul. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

It was agreed by John Darcy, Jcr of Ire., and the council that John Morice, escheator of Ire., should have 20m of the K.’s gift for his expenses in going to the parts of Connacht to take certain lands and tenements into the K.’s hand, and 20m for his expenses in going in the company of brother Roger Outlaw [prior of the hospital of St John of Jerusalem in Ire.], deputy of John Darcy, Jcr, to the parts of Ulster to fight certain Irish felons and enemies of the K. of those parts, who had risen in war against the K. ORDER to pay him those 40m without delay.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 77.

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
26
7 Jun. 1335
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

ORDER to pay Richard Derby and Adam Brantyngham, clerks appointed to supervise and witness the purveyance of victuals in the parts of Meath, Louth and the liberty of Trim, and to arrest ships in those parts for the K.’s use, according to the form of the letters patent made in this matter, 100m for expenses.

[9 Edw. III.]

C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
27
16 Jun. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

It was agreed by John Darcy, Jcr of Ire., and the council that Robert Salkeld, chamberlain of the Ex., should have 20m for his expenses in going to Eng. to charge Thomas Burgh, formerly T. of Ire., on his account to be rendered at the English Ex., staying there until the account is finished and and returning from there to the Dublin Ex. ORDER to pay him this amount.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
Roger Outlaw, prior of the hospital of St John of Jerusalem in Ire., deputy of John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 68.

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
28
16 Jul. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

The K. lately appointed Robert Poer, seneschal of Wexford, to hold pleas [etc.] according to the laws and customs of Ire. and to pacify for the public good [pro utilitate reipublicae] various discords which had arisen between English and Irish in those parts with men-at-arms, hobelars and foot then going to Scotland, lest worse should happen to the K.'s faithful people there. And it was agreed and granted by the Jcr and council that he should have £40 in recompense for his expenses sustained in the K.'s service at that time. ORDER to pay him those £40.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
Authorized: 
By bill of the Jcr.
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 74.

C: 

NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10; RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
29
10 Oct. 1335
Drogheda
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

ORDER to pay William Motoun clk 60s that the K. granted him for his expenses in going to the liberty of Wexford with the K.’s p.s. of that liberty, to proclaim assizes there, and in staying there at his own expense for ten weeks until the said assizes were terminated.

[9 Edw. III.]

C: 

NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10; RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
30
7 Jun. 1335
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

ORDER to pay John Carlton and Henry Kempe, appointed to supervise and witness the purveyance of victuals in Munster and to arrest ships there for the K.’s use, £7.

[9 Edw. III.]

C: 

NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10; RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
31
30 Jul. 1335
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

It was agreed that Thomas Dent, who recently was associated by the Jcr and council with Robert Poer, seneschal of co. Wexford,1 to hold pleas there, should have 10m of the K.’s gift. ORDER to pay him this amount.

[9 Edw. III.]

C: 

NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10; RCH.

Footnotes: 

1Sic in RCH: this should perhaps read 'seneschal of the liberty of Wexford'.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
32
7 Aug. 1335
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

It was agreed that John Morice, escheator of Ire., should have 20m of the K.’s gift for his expenses in going to Ulster to levy the K.’s money from the issues of the lands which belonged to William Burgh, late earl of Ulster, and for his damages in the loss of horses killed by the Irish felons in his departure from those parts. ORDER to pay him this amount.

[9 Edw. III.]

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
33
7 Dec. 1335
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

ORDER to pay John Athy, admiral of the K.’s fleet of all ships in all ports and other places in Ire., 40s for his expenses in recently arresting ships in various ports of Ire.

[9 Edw. III.]

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
34
6 Dec. 1335
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

The K. granted to John Ellerker, who crossed as a messenger to the K. in Scotland and to the K.’s council in various parts of Eng. for certain important business specially touching the K. and the state of Ire., £40 for his expenses. ORDER to pay him his amount.

[9 Edw. III.]

C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
35
1 Aug. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

It was agreed that Henry Mandeville should have £10 for his service in fighting McCartan and his accomplices, felons of the K., in the company of brother Roger Outlaw [prior of the hospital of St John of Jerusalem in Ire.], deputy of John Darcy, Jcr, in the parts of Ulster; and for the loss of horses in those parts. ORDER to pay him this amount without delay.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
Authorized: 
By bill of the Jcr.
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 79.

C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
36
12 Jun. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

It was agreed that brother Andrew Leynagh, guardian of the house of the Friars Minor at Kildare, who lately went as the K.’s messenger to the parts of the isles of Scotland [ad partes insularum Scocie] to treat with John of Islay [de Insula] concerning his retinue and say and know other things on behalf of the K., should have 60s. ORDER to pay him this amount.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 64.

C: 

RCH (=FitzMaurice & Little, Materials, p. 136); NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 10; BL, Egerton MS 78, p. 11.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
37
14 Jun. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

It was agreed that brother Andrew Lawless O.P. of Dublin―who recently went by order of the Jcr and council from Dublin to Ulster with the K.’s writ addressed to Henry Mandeville to further certain arduous business―should have 20s of the K.'s gift for his labours and expenses in going and returning. ORDER to pay him this amount without delay.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 66.

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
38
14 Jun. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

It was agreed that brother Henry Holywood O.P. of Dublin―who recently went by order of the Jcr and council as the K.’s messenger on two occasions to treat with O'Conghor,1 prince of the Irish of Connacht, concerning the keeping of the K.'s peace in order to preserve and save the K.'s lieges of those parts―should have 40s for his labours and expenses sustained in going and returning in that task. ORDER to pay him this amount.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 67.

C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 12; BL, Egerton MS 78, p. 11.

Footnotes: 

1Sic in RCH; it is likely that the apostrophe was imposed by the editors in the ninetheenth century and that the original enrolment read Oconghor.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
39
16 Oct. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay brother William Jordan O.P., who by order of the Jcr and council was sent to Connacht to treat with O'Conegher1 of Connacht and Edmund s. of Richard Burgh, late earl of Ulster, 13s 4d.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 85.

C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 12.

Footnotes: 

1Sic in RCH; it is likely that the apostrophe was imposed by the editors in the ninetheenth century and that the original enrolment read Oconegher.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
40
24 Aug. 1335
Drogheda
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

ORDER to pay Maurice s. of Thomas, e. Desmond, £100 for himself and his men-at-arms, hobelars and foot coming in his company from various parts of Munster to Drogheda and because of lack of shipping, waiting there for ships (which did not arrive) for their passage to the parts of Scotland to suppress the malice of the Scottish enemies there in the company of John Darcy, Jcr of Ire., from 30 July last until 28 Aug. following, viz. for four weeks.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
[John Darcy] Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 80.

C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 12; BL, Egerton MS 78, p. 11.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
41
1 Aug. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

It was agreed that Miles Verdon should have 10m, for his good service in fighting McOghygan and O'Ferwyl,1 felons and enemies in the parts of Meath, and for the loss of horses in those parts. ORDER to pay him this amount.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 78.

C: 

NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 12; RCH; BL, Egerton MS 78, p. 11.

Footnotes: 

1Sic in RCH: ; it is likely that the apostrophe was imposed by the editors in the ninetheenth century and that the original enrolment read Oferwyl.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
42
4 Feb. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

It was agreed that Elias Asshebourn' should have 40m in aid of his expenses in going on various occasions in the parts of Leinster to treat with and fight various Irish felons of those parts who make war against the K. ORDER to pay him this amount.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 91.

C: 

NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 12; RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
43
26 Aug. 1335
Drogheda
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

It was agreed that William Burton clk, who was appointed to supervise and receive various victuals for the Scottish war, should have 60s in recompense for his expenses. ORDER to pay him this amount.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 81.

C: 

NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 12; RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
44
26 Aug. 1335
Drogheda
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

It was agreed that Henry Kempe, sent by the K.’s order on various occasions to the parts of Munster to purvey ships and to supervise victuals for the furthering of the Scottish war, should have 100s ORDER to pay him this amount.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 82.

C: 

NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 12; RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
45
23 Nov. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

It was agreed that Richard Newend clk should have 5m 3s 4d for damages [sustained] in an expedition by the K.’s army in Leinster in the company of Anthony Lucy, formerly Jcr of Ire., who was fighting les O'Bryns1 and McMurgh there. ORDER to pay him this amount.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
Authorized: 
By bill of the Jcr.
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 86.

C: 

NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 12; RCH; BL, Egerton MS 78, p. 11.

Footnotes: 

1Sic in RCH; it is likely that the apostrophe was imposed by the editors in the ninetheenth century and that the original enrolment read Obryns.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
46
22 Feb. 1336
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

The K. recently, by his p.s. of Eng., ordered John s. of William Jordan to come personally to the K. in Eng., to further certain business of the K., to be expounded to him on the K.'s behalf by [John Stratford] the archbishop of Canterbury, C. of Eng. ORDER to pay him those 100s.

[10 Edw. III.]

C: 

NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 12; RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
47
25 Sep. 1335
Drogheda
To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.

ORDER to pay Reginald, the K.’s huntsman, whom the K. sent to Ire. to bring hounds from there to Eng., £7 16s 5½d. for wages of himself and two grooms [garciones], viz. from 25 April [1335] 9 Edw. III until 1 Oct. following, viz. 160 days, Reginald taking 4d a day for himself and 3½d a day for the grooms, and for the sustenance [pastura] of 19 hounds received from various Irish magnates at the rate of ½d a day for each hounds, and 10s for the freighting of a ship to transport Reginald, the two grooms and the hounds to Eng. on 1 Oct., as is in his account.

[9 Edw. III.]

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr of Ire.
Authorized: 
By bill of the Jcr.
T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, f. 83.

C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 12; BL, Egerton MS 78, p. 11.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
48
18 Apr. 1335
Chepstow
To John Ellerker, T. of Ire.

'The K.’s letters from Eng. under the p.s., written in French, of the same effect [as in §47, concerning Reginald, the K.’s huntsman].'1

Attested: 
The p.s. of the K.
C: 

RCH; NAI, Lodge MS 21, p. 12.

Footnotes: 

1 A copy of an English writ close given under the p.s. of the K.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
49
2 Jul. 1335
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

ORDER to pay the accustomed fee to Robert Poer, whom the K. has appointed as one of the barons of the Ex., during pleasure.

[9 Edw. III.]

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
50
16 Jan. 1336
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

ORDER to pay the accustomed fee, for as long as he remains in office, to Hugh Burgh, whom the K. has appointed third baron of the Ex.

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
51
30 Sep. 1335
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

ORDER to pay Thomas Char, attorney, and Henry Gyldeford, usher of the Ex., 104s 4d for carrying writs and summonses to various people in Ire., and for parchment, wax and other minor necessities bought by them.1

Attested: 
Thomas Crosse, baron of the Ex.
C: 

RCH.

Footnotes: 

1 This was a writ of the Irish Ex., attested by a baron of the Ex. (for whom, see Admin. Ire., pp 108–9). It is the first of three items calendared in RCH as a bundle with the item-number range §§51–3.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
52
15 Jan. 1336
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

Similar ORDER [to pay, as in §51].

[9 Edw. III.]1

Attested: 
H. Motone, baron of the Ex.
C: 

RCH.

Footnotes: 

1 This was a writ of the Irish Ex., attested by Henry Motoun, baron of the Ex. (for whom, see Admin. Ire., p. 109).

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
53
8 Apr. 1336
[To the T. and chamberlains of the Ex.]

Similar ORDER [to pay, as in §51].

[10 Edw. III.]

C: 

RCH.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
54
9 Feb. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

Alexander [Bicknor], abp Dublin, has shown by petition before Jcr and council that in the time of Edward II he was appointed sub-collector of a papal tenth by John, bp Winchester, the principal collector, and paid £111 6s 11d into the Ex., and has two tallies and has been fully accounted for the tenth, he can't get allowance of the tallies because he is referred to on them as collector, not sub-collector. ORDER to examine the rolls and if true, to give him allowance.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 426–8.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
55
9 Feb. 1335

ORDER to allow Walter Rochefort, former sheriff of Kildare, 54s 8d that he paid to John Darcy and Joan his wife, formerly the wife of Thomas s. of John, late earl of Kildare, in part-payment of 100m that the K. had given to Joan in aid of her expenses in the burial of the body of the said earl, to be taken from the fines and amercements owed to the earl on the day of his death [from co. Kildare] as appears by the escheats of fines and amercements delivered to the Ex. and taken into the K.'s hand for various debts that the earl owed the K. on 7 Aug. 3 Edw. III [1329], with other foods and chattels.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 426–8.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
56
14 Feb. 1335
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

Maurice s. of Thomas, e. Desmond, by his petition, had stated that the K. had by letters patent pardoned him the rent of 200m, called the rent of Dungarvan, during pleasure; but because it was charged to the Ex. against the portioners Reginald Russell and Margaret his wife and Jordan of Exeter, Richard Weyland and John s. of Robert Stapleton he could not obtain his discharge therefrom; ORDER that the relief be granted him.

Attested: 
[John Darcy], Jcr
C: 

Kerry Arch. Soc., vol. iv, p. 145; NAI, RC 8/18, pp 525–31.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
57
14 Feb. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

ORDER to allow 100s p.a. to Simon s. of Richard for the custody of the castle of Maynooth and two thirds of the manor of Maynooth that the K. granted to him, for as long as the two thirds of the manor are in his hands.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, p. 429.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
58
16 Feb. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

ORDER to allow John Darcy, custodian of the lands and tenements that had belonged to Richard s. of Thomas, e. Kildare, and Blanche, countess of Kildare, which were taken into the K.'s hand by reason of the minority of the heir, of 40m p.a. for the maintenance of Maurice, the heir, and his men, from 28 June 6 Edw. III [1332] until 28 Feb. 7 Edw. III [1333], and so from year to year while the custody of the heir is in the K.'s hand.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 613–14.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
59
16 Feb. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

Whereas it was agreed and granted that if Robert s. of Nicholas Cruys, who owes the K. £23 of his own debt and that of his father, find sufficient security he may be permitted to pay his debt at the rate of 100s. p.a. ORDER to allow him to do so.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 418–19.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
60
18 Feb. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

It was granted by Jcr and council that John Clinton, for his good service in the parts of Ulster and to the Jcr and council, should be pardoned of 100s arrears of his account as sheriff of Louth, that he owed at the Ex. ORDER to give him this allowance.

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
O: 

TNA (PRO), C 59/14, m. 9.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 429–30.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
61
18 Feb. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

The K., because of the good service done by Henry s. of Otuel Cruys, and his labours and expenses while serving in the company of Anthony Lucy, former Jcr, and in the company of John Darcy, Jcr, has pardoned him £35 of the arrears he owed at the Ex. from the time he was sheriff of Meath, when he was amerced in the Ex. court he was in the K.'s service. ORDER to exonerate him.

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
O: 

TNA (PRO), C 59/14, m. 9.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, p. 428.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
62
18 Feb. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

Similar ORDER [to pay, as in §61] by instalment of arrears of his account at rate of 10m p.a.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 428–9.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
63
3 Mar. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

As Hugh Tyrell of Castleknock owed the K. £15 13s 2d for Richard Tyrell of Castleknock, his father, from the farm of Kyllyhy, by the pledge of John Oweyn, Richard Cruys kt, Bertram Abbot, Andrew Tyrell, Nicholas Cruys, John Tuitt and Philip Revenill, and £7 16s 4d arrears of his account from the time he was sheriff of Dublin, it is granted and agreed that he be allowed to pay off the debt at the rate of 5m p.a. at the Ex. ORDER to allow him these terms.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, p. 418.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
64
4 Mar. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

The K. has pardoned to John Balscote of £10 of various debts that he owed at the Ex. because of his great labours and expenses while engaged in attempting to make peace in the company of Anthony Lucy, former Jcr, in various parts of Ire. ORDER to acquit him.

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
O: 

TNA (PRO), C 59/14, m. 9.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 430–31.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
65
9 Apr. 1335
Dublin

The K. has granted Thomas Chare the office of usher of the Ex. ORDER to admit him.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, p. 506.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
66
21 May. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

ORDER to allow the mayor and bailiffs of the city of Waterford of £25 that they had paid to James Butler, e. Ormond, of that £10 rent p.a. that the K. had granted the earl and his heirs under the name and honour of the earldom of Ormond, out of the farm of the city that the K. had granted to the earl and his heirs.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, p. 507.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
67
23 May. 1335

Temporalities of the abbey of St Patrick de Saballo restored to Adam the Read elected and confirmed by Ralph [of Kilmessan], bp Down, by death of Henry, late abbot.

C: 

Bodl., MS Rawl. B. 502, f. 90v.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
68
24 May. 1335

Temporalities of the prior of the Blessed Mary of Múcmor restored to Adam Retford, prior elect, by death of brother Thomas.

C: 

Bodl., MS Rawl. B. 502, f. 90v.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
69
3 Jun. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

ORDER to allow John Darcy, keeper of the lands and tenements in Munster and Leinster that belonged to Richard s. of Thomas, late earl of Kildare, taken into the K.'s hand because of the minority of Maurice, brother and heir of the said Richard, for £12 19s that by the K.'s order was spent on the repairs of the castles of Adare, Cromyth and Estgrene from 28 Feb. [1333] 7 Edw. III until 28 Feb. [1335] 9 Edw. III by indenture between Geoffrey le Ken and Robert Juvenis, constable of Adare, and 109s 1d that was spent on the houses within the clausmun of the castle of Kildare from 8 June 1333 until 25 Jan. 1334, by indenture between John Barby clk and Thomas Canoun, constable of that castle, and £60 that was paid to William Knayth, magister of Maurice, for the maintenance of Maurice, his magister, a chamberlain, two garciones and three horses, from 28 Feb. 1333 until 28 May 1335.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, p. 596.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
70
6 Jul. 1335

Thomas Foxcote is made prior of St John the Evangelist near Waterford by the prior of Sts Peter and Paul, Bath, by resignation of brother Hugh.

C: 

Bodl., MS Rawl. B. 502, f. 90v.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
71
6 Jul. 1335
Kilkenny
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

Pardon to David, s. of David Barry, sheriff of Cork, of £35 in which he was amerced because he did not come to account at the Ex. on the quindene of Hilary because he was engaged in resisting the malice of the Irish enemies who had risen against the K. in Cork. ORDER to remove the sum from the rolls and acquit David.

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
O: 

TNA (PRO), C 59/14, m. 9.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 607–8; BL, Lansdown MS 315, p. 74.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
72
15 Jul. 1335
To Thomas Crosse.

ORDER to deliver £10 of the money in his custody to the mariners of certain ships of Eng., who were arrested at Dublin, Drogheda, and Dundalk with their ships, for no small time before the Jcr of Ire. started for those parts, for the expedition of the war of Scotland, in recompense for their costs and expenses for that time.1

C: 

CCR 1339–41, p. 518 (=letter close dated at Waltham Holy Cross, 6 July 1340).

Footnotes: 

1 This writ under the Irish seal is recited in an English-seal writ dated 6 July 1340, which is recorded in the English close roll. The same entry refers to another Irish-seal writ, for which no date is given, addressed to the same Thomas Crosse, as follows:

'Afterwards by another writ under the same seal [used in Ire.] the king ordered Thomas to pay wages from the said money to the masters and mariners of certain ships lately arrested by the king for the said war, who had not then received wages, from 26 July in the said year, and that the masters and mariners should cause their said ships to be made ready for horses and victuals at the king's cost and that Thomas should cause boards, helms and all other necessaries for the ships to be bought with the said money, and a certain great engine, 40 crossbows (balistas) with sufficient quarrels, 100 shovels, 100 axes, 100 spades, 100 catapults, 100 bowls for moulding bread, 24 hand axes, 24 kettles, 50 tripods, 300 horseshoes with nails, for the said war, to be made and purveyed.'

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
73
15 Jul. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

Philip le Clerk has shown the the K. lately granted him by letters patent certain lands and tenements in le Blakhall that belonged to Richard s. of Thomas, late earl of Kildare, in the K.'s hand because of the minority of heir, to hold until the heir is of age, paying 28s 10d p.a. at the Ex. For good service done by Philip and the capture by him of Richard Howell, felon, and the killing of John Yeman, felon, the Jcr and council pardoned him the said amount for the whole time he holds the lands in the said form. The T. and barons intend to charge him with this sum in his account. ORDER to acquit him.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 616–17.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
74
16 Jul. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

The K. has granted as his gift to Richard [Houlot], bp Kildare, because of his good service in the marches of Leinster against the Irish enemies there, of £7 4s 4d, to be taken from the goods and chattels of Nicholas Arthur, of which Henry Barfot and Thomas Hulet are charged. ORDER to remove this sum from the rolls and acquit them.

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
O: 

TNA (PRO), C 59/14, m. 9.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 612–13.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
75
16 Jul. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

ORDER to allow John Darcy, constable of Kildare castle, in his account of £40 for the custody of the lands and tenements of Richard s. of Thomas, late earl of Kildare, and Blanche his wife, from 20 Feb. 1333 until 20 Feb. 1335, at the rate of £20 p.a., and so from year to year for as long as he has the custody.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, p. 613.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
76
28 Jul. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

ORDER to allow Thomas Butler, former seneschal of the liberty of Kilkenny, for £8 paid by the K.'s order to Elias Asshebourn, in part-payment of £20 that had been granted to Elias by Roger Outlaw, former Jcr of Ire., for the labours, expenses and damages sustained by him in the company of the Jcr in the parts of Leinster and Munster, and £10 paid by him to Fulk Fraxineto, former sheriff of the liberty of Kilkenny, for labours and damages and for his expenses, sustained by him in the marches of the liberty in order to maintain the peace.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 603–4.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
77
2 Aug. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

ORDER to allow John Morice, escheator of Ire., of £300 for his fee as escheator from 2 Dec. [1331] 5 Edw. III until 5 March [1335] 9 Edw. III, at the rate of £40 p.a.;

and £6 10s for his robes for the same period;

and £32 that he paid to the sub-escheators in cos. Dublin, Carlow, Kildare, Kilkenny, Tipperary, Wexford, Waterford, Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Meath, Uriel and Ulster for that period;

and 20s that he paid for the maintenance of the son and heir of John Mower, in the K.'s custody, same period;

and 23s 4d paid to various messengers carrying writs relating to the office of the escheatry to various parts of Ire.;

and £6 8s fees of constables and castles of Cromyth and Adare, co. Limerick, in the K.'s hand, 2 Dec. 1331 until 28 Feb. [1333] 7 Edw. III, at 12d each per week;

and £4 10s to a receiver of rents and issues of the temporalities of the bishopric of Annaghdown in Connacht, in the K.'s hand, Nativity of St John the Baptist 4 Edw. III [24 June 1330] until 5 March 1335, at 20s p.a.;

and £18 6s 5½d in decas' of various lands and tenements of certain free tenants in various cos. of Ire. of which the escheator is charged in his account and from which he could levy nothing because for the whole period of the account they lay uncultivated.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 617–19.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
78
5 Aug. 1335

Temporalities of the bishopric of Emly restored to master Richard le Waleys, elect and confirmed by John [Ó Grada], abp Cashel.

C: 

Bodl., MS Rawl. B 502, f. 90v.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
79
16 Aug. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

ORDER to allow John Morice, escheator of Ire., of £10 that he paid to Roger Gernon junior of the £10 rent p.a. until the majority of the heir that had been granted by letters patent to Roger for his good service in the parts of Ulster and Scotland out of the lands that belonged to William de Burgh, late earl of Ulster, in Ulster and Meath;

and 100s that he paid to Robert Schardburgh, in part-payment of £10 p.a. that had been granted to him for good service out of the earl's lands and tenements at Carlingford;

and £7 7s that he paid to Richard Newent and Bindo Guydelot, constables of Carlingford castle, for fee from 6 June 1333 until 26 Aug. 1334 at £6 p.a.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 608–9.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
80
[22 Aug. 1335]

Richard le Waleys elect of Emly came to the chancery on 22 Aug. and acknowledged that he owes Roger Outlaw 200m.

C: 

Bodl., MS Rawl. B. 502, f. 90v.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
81
18 Oct. 1335
Dublin
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

The K., because of the good service that John Wellesley has done in fighting the O Tooles, felons and enemies in the parts of Leinster, has pardoned him £16 of the £25 2s 1d that he owed from the lands that Richard s. of Thomas, e. Kildare, held in the parts of Munster and Leinster, which Blanche, countess of Kildare had as dower. ORDER to exonerate and acquit him.

O: 

TNA (PRO), C 59/14, m. 7.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
82
11 Nov. 1335
To Laurence Codd, chief justice of assize

Order to certify the cause and to put on record the case of novel disseisin in which William s. of Geoffrey de St […] arraigned before you the writ against John s. of Richard Wythay senior, and others contained in the original writ, concerning the lands of Tylaghdonan. ORDER to examine the rolls […] without delay and inform the K.

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
C: 

Wexford, Hore MS 8, vol. 3, p. 207.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
83
30 Nov. 1335
Dublin
To Simon Geneville, keeper of the liberty of Trim.

ORDER to send the record and process of a plea concerning land in Balyskeagh in which there was an error.

Attested: 
John Darcy, Jcr
O: 

TNA (PRO), C 260/189, m. 3.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
84
2 Dec. 1335
Trim
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

As it has been agreed by the Jcr and council that William Wellesley have of the K.'s gift £40 for his good service and damage sustained in the K.'s service in the parts of Munster and loss of arms and horses, that the said William be allowed 100s that he owes for lands he holds of the K. in le Berton; ORDER to allow him this sum.

C: 

NAI, RC 8/18, pp 608–9.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
85
27 Dec. 1335

Temporalities of the bishopric of Cloyne delivered to John [Brid], abbot of Cumba of the Cistercians and the diocese of Lichfield, preferred to the bishopric by Pope John by death of Maurice [Ó Solcháin], late bishop.

C: 

Bodl., MS Rawl. B. 502, f. 90v.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
86
17 Jan. 1336
To the T. and barons of the Ex.

Maurice s. of Nicholas was lately amerced 100m for not coming to parliament held at Dublin in 6 Edw. III [1332x3], and £40 for not coming to parliament held at Dublin on Monday after the octave of Trinity 7 Edward III [++++]. It is agreed and granted by the Jcr and council for the good service rendered by Maurice that each amercement be assessed at £20. ORDER to assess the said amercements at £20.

O: 

TNA (PRO), C 59/14, m. 7.

T: 

NLI, [Harris] MS 2, p. 90.

C: 

Bodl. Rawl. MS B 491 ff 62r–62v.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
87
[No date.]

Andrew Lunagh guardian of Friars Minor of Kildare.

C: 

Bodl., MS Rawl. B. 502, f. 14v.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife
88
[No date.]

William Balycomyngham of F[…]ton in co. Down.

C: 

Bodl., MS Rawl. B. 502, f. 14v.

The following abbreviations are used within in the text of CIRCLE

  • abp = archbishop [of]
  • BMV = beate Marie Virginis [of the Blessed Virgin Mary]
  • C. = chancellor [plural: chancellors]
  • co. = county (i.e. medieval shire: lower case ‘c’) [plural. cos.]
  • dcd = deceased
  • e. = earl of
  • Edw. = Edward (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • Eng. = England
  • esq. = esquire [plural: esquires]
  • Ex. = exchequer
  • g.s. = great seal
  • Hen. = Henry
  • Ire. = Ireland
  • Jcr = justiciar [plural: justiciars]
  • JP = justice of the peace
  • K. = king
  • kt = knight
  • Lt = lieutenant
  • O.Carm. = Order of Carmelites
  • O.F.M. =  Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)
  • O.P. = Order of Preachers (Dominicans)
  • Ric. = Richard (used when giving dates by regnal year)
  • s. = son
  • sen. = seneschal of
  • T. = treasurer [plural: treasurers]
  • w. = wife