Apud Edinburgum, decimo septimo Novembris 1641

In plaine parliamente

Procedure: cautioners for the Earl of Montrose and others

Conforme to the quhilke ordinance abovementionat, compeired Johne, erle of Mare, Johne, erle of Wigtoune, Johne, erle of Kinghorne, George, erle of Seaforth and David, erle of Southeske as cautionores for the saidis James, erle of Montrose, Archbald, lord Naper and Sir George Stirling of Keire; and alse compeired Sir Lodowicke Houstoune of that ilke as cationer for the said Sir Archbald Stewart, Sir Johne Spotswood, cationer for the said Sir Robert Spotswood, Maister William Hay, cationer for the said Sir Johne Hay, and Gabriell Cunynghame as cationer for the said Lieutennent Collonell Stewart; and the saidis persones cationeres abovenamed became judiciallie acted and obleist as cautioners for the persones abovenamed for whom they are cationeres respective as said is, and that as cautioneres for the saidis persones supplicantes to the effect, for the cause and with certificatione respective abovementionat conteent in the said act and conforme thairto, and dureing the tyme abovewrittin therinspecified. Sic subscribitur: Mar, Wigtoun, Kinghorne, Seaforth, Southeske, S L Houstoun, Johne Spotswood, Maistir William Hay, Gabriell Cunynghame.

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  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
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  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
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  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
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  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
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  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
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  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
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  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
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  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
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  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
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  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
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Procedure: remits to the exchequer
Reference in favoures of Maistir Alexander Collvill

The quhilk day the supplicatione givine in to the parliament be Maister Alexander Colvill of Blair, his majesties justice depute, desyreing the kingis majestie and estates of parliament to give present order for payment making to the supplicant of his bygone fies for his service in the foirsaid office as justice depute since the yeir of God 1630 yeires, and for his assurrance to gete bettir payment in tymecomeing, as the supplicatione more fullie proportes. Quhilke supplicatione being moved to the kingis majestie and estates of parliament, his majestie and estates foirsaidis remittes the foirsaid supplicatione and desyre thairof to the exchekker to be considered be them.

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  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
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  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
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  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
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  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
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  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
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  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
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  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
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  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
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  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
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  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
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Reference in favoures of Maister James Robertoune

The quhilk day the supplicatione givine in to the parliament be Maister James Robertoune, justice depute, desyreing his majestie and estates of parliament to give order that the supplicant may be payet of his fie of tuelfe hundreth pundis due to him for his service in the said office conforme to his gifte, and that yeirlie for the space of foure yeeres and ane halfe bygone, and to take ane setled course for his payment in tymecomeing, as the supplicatione at moire lenth proportes. Quhilke supplicatione being moved to the kingis majestie and estates of parliament, his majestie and estates foirsaidis remittes the foirsaid supplicatione and desyre therof to the exchekker to be considered be them.

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  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
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  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
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  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
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  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
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  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
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  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
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  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
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  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
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  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
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  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Legislation: private act
Act in favoures of Alexander Cunynghame

The quhilk day, anent the supplicatione givine in to the parliament be Alexander Cunynghame, merchand burges of Craill, makeand mentione of the detriment susteent be him in Ingland for refusing to give oathes prejudiciall to the covenant, being keeped eighteene monethes in prisone in the fleete at Londone and lossing the benefite of his trade to the worth of ane hundreth pund sterling, with fourscoir ten pundis sterling of chairges and tuo hundreth pundis as the losse of his calling and fourtie pundis to the officeres of the jayle, which is in all four hundreth and threttie pund sterling, and therfor desyreing the parliament so to take the samene to consideracion, as the supplicant may have reparatione. Quhilke supplicatione being upoun the fourteene day of August last red in audience of the parliament, they fand the desyre thairof just and reassonable, and declaired they would take the samene in due tyme to consideracione and provyde course for the supplicantes reparatione, conforme to the desyre of the petitione. Lykeas therefter the foirsaid supplicatione being againe motioned in parliament the fyfte of November instant, the samene wes then appoynted to be givine to the kingis advocate to be delyvered be him to the secreeter to be presented to his majestie. Lykeas wpoun the eight of November, his majestie, being made acquant with the foirsaid petitione, was gratiouslie pleased to referre the consideracion therof to the parliament, quherwpon the parliament wpoun the ellevint day of November instant referrit the consideracione therof to the committee wnderwrittin, viz: the Erle of Glencairne and Lord Lindesay for the nobility, the lairdis of Lugtoun and Cambo for the barrones, and the commissioneres of Saintandroes and Dumbartane for the burrowes, quho wpoun the fyfteene day of November instant fand the desyre of the petitione verie reassonable and thought it expedient that ane warrand be granted to the commissioneris for satisfieing the supplicant of the soume of foure hundreth and therttie pundis sterling. And the foirsaid supplicatione being of new agane this day moved to the kingis majestie and estates of parliament, and the samene with the severall reportes and delyverances respective before rehearsit being takine to consideracione, the kingis majestie and estates of parliament decernes and ordeanes the foirsaid soume of foure hundrethpundis sterling to be payed to the said Alexander Cunynghame, supplicante, be the commissioneris out of the first and reddiest moneyes in ther handis for the cause conteened in the foirsaid supplicatione.

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  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
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  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
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  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
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  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Warrants
Warrand to the erle of Craufurd for his enlargmente

The qhuilke day the supplicatione of Lodowike, erle of Craufoord, craveing to be liberate of his restraint, being moved to the king and parliament, the Marqueis of Hammiltoun, the Erles of Argyle and Lanarke earnestlie entreated the kingis majestie to liberat the supplicant and all otheres who wer restrained wpoun occasione of the late incidente, quhairwpoun the kingis majestie and estates of parliament ordeanes the said Erle of Craufurd to be put to freedome and liberat from the said restrainte

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Warrand to Liuetennente Collonall Johne Monro for his enlargmente

The quhilk day the kingis majestie and estates of parliament, haveing red and considered the desyre of the supplicatione givine in to them be Leuetennent Collonall Johne Monro desyreing to be put to libertie furth of the castle of Edinburghe wher he remaines prisoner wpoun occasione of the Frenche lettir, as his supplicatione proportes, his majestie and estates foirsaidis ordeanes the said Louetennent Collonall Johne Monro to be put to libertie furth of the said castle of Edinburghe where he is deteened as prisoner.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Legislation: private act
Act in favoures of Capitane Williame Steuarte

The quhilk day the kinges majestie and estates of parliament, haveing hard the petitione givine in be Capitane Williame Stewart, sone to Harie Stewarte of Cougan, esquyer, in Ireland, proporting that he is to petitione the parliament of England for the reperationes of the great loisses and sufferingis susteened be his said father wpoun occasione of his constant adhering the Nationall Covenant of the subjectes of this kingdome, and in regaird the petitioner himselfe hes bene also ane sufferer for that same cause and was forced to reteir himselfe to this his native cuntrey quhair he did serve as a captane faithfullie the tyme of the late troubles and since heath caried himselfe worthilie as a good patriote in particulares of great consernement, therefore desyreing his majestie and the estates to recommend the petitioner and his father there condition and cause to the parliament of England, as the petitione more fullie proportes. Quhairwith his majestie and estates, being weel advysed and knoweing perfytlie the generous and loyall cariage of the said Capitane Williame, wherof they doe by these presentes give trewe and faithfull testimony; they doe therfore recommend him, his father and ther cause to the favorable heiring of his majestie and the parliament of England that they may find that measour of ther favour and benignitie in wpseting ther loiss as may obleidge the estates of this kingdome to the lyke retributione as occasione shall offer.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Procedure: remits to the privy council, exchequer and committee of common burdens
Reference in favoures of the Erle of Nithisdaill

The quhilk day the supplicatioune givine in to the kingis majestie and parliament be Robert, erle of Nithisdaill, desyreing the king and parliament to appoint ane committie to heir him and such as he doeth compleene wpoun and to decyde therin as they shall think agreeable to equitie, as the supplicatione more fullie proportes, being red in audience of the kingis majestie and parliament, his majestie and estates of parliament hes remitted and remittes the foirsaid supplicatione to the lordis of his hienes secreet counsell.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference in favoures of Sir James Ramsay, collonall

The quhilk day, anent the supplicatione givine in to the kingis majestie and estates of parliament be Sir James Ramsay, collonell of horss, beirand that it was not wnknowne to the lord generall and otheres of the supplicantes honorable and profitable imployment in the French warres, and that for the respect he caried to his native cuntrey he did quyte his place and chairge there with his bygone arreirages, amonting to nynteine hundreth pund sterling, by the hoipes of the French king his gratuitie, and that the supplicant did imbrace the service of this his native cuntreie as a collonell of a regiment of horss, wherthrow he hes bene put to great chairges, and therfore desyreing the king and parliament to take the premiss to consideracione and to cause give order for reparatione of the supplicantes loisses in such a way and measure as shall be thought expedient, as the supplicatione at more lenth beires. Quhilke supplicatione being this day red in audience of the kingis majestie and estates of parliament, his majestie and estates forsaidis hes remitted and remittes the samene supplicatione to the commissione appoynted by the king and the estates for the commone burdings of this kingdome to be considered be theme.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference in favoures of the Lord Sinclare

The quhilk day, anent the supplicatione givine in to the kingis majestie and estates of parliament be Johne, lord Sinclaire, beirand that in the begining of thir troubles he was imployed toward the northerne pairtes of this kingdome for giveing informatione to them of the reassones and groundis of the proceeding in reformatione and advanceing of the good cause, and bringing ane regiment if it ware possible from thence hither, which voyage the supplicant wndertooke and by Godis assistance overcame the difficulties and past throughe the most pairt of that divisione committed to his chairge with such traine and expenss as was necessare for the publict end and his securiti, and not onlie be trewe informatione brought the people to that conformity which heath evir since continowed them in quyetnes, bot did levie and bring from thence ane compleet regiment, which yit doeth continue in the north for good wse and heath therby relived the publict of the greater expenss of ane greater regiment formerlie imployed in these places. And sieing all these bygone troubles are happily quyeted, the supplicant representes these to the king and parliament, desyreing to take the premiss and his supplicatione givine in therupon to consideracion that he may have exonoracion and approbatione of his service and that such course may be takine heiranent as shall seeme expedient, as the foirsaid supplicatione in the selfe at more lenth proportes. Quhilke supplicatione being this day red in audience of the king's majestie and estates of parliament, his majestie and estates foirsaidis remittes the samene and desyre of the suplicant thairintill to the committee appoynted be the kingis majestie and estates of parliament for the commone burdings of this kingdome to be considerit be them.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference in favoures of Sir Johne Steuarte

The quhilk day the supplicatione givine in to the king and parliament be Sir Johne Stewart of Coldinghame againes Sir Robert Douglas of Coldinghame, craveinge compt and reckoneing of the intromissione with the said Sir Johne Stewart, his estate and meanes, as the supplicatione in the selfe more fullie proportes, being this day moved to the kingis majestie and estates of parliament, his majestie and estates foirsaidis hes remitted and remittes the foirsaid supplicatione and desyre therof to the lordis of his hienes secreet counsell.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference in favoures of Williame Dick of Braide

The quhilk day the supplicatione givine in to the parliament be Williame Dicke of Braid, desyreinge the king and parliament to take to consideracion the reall advancement made be the supplicant to his hienes thesurer of his whole take duetie of the customes of the yeires of God 1637, 1638, 1638, with the supplicantes prejudice by the merchandis refuissall of payment of the customes due for the amunitione imported be them these yeires and by the act mad in Junii exeiming amunitione importit from payment of custome, and therfore craveing to grant either reall and personall executione to the supplicant againes the merchandis and otheres that imported any ammunitione the foirsaidis yeirs for payment to him of ther due customes, or elles to allowe retentione to the supplicant of alse meekle impost and other customes intrometted with and to be intrometted with be him as may be equivalent to his prejudice and loiss foirsaid, as the said supplicatione more fullie proportes; being this day red in audience of the kingis majestie and estates of parliament, his majestie and estates foirsaidis hes remitted and referrit, and heerby remittes and referes, the foirsaid supplicatione to the lordis and otheres of his hienes exchekker.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference in favoures of Williame Dicke, James Ferquhar and otheres

The quhilk day the supplicatione givine in to the parliament be Williame Dicke of Braid, James Ferquhar and certane otheres, craveing recommendacione from the king and parliament to the parliament of England for the supplicantes there reparatione for ane shipe and loadining therof, takine from them be the Englishe, being this day moved in parliament to his majestie and estates of parliament, his majestie and estates foirsaidis hes remitted and remitts the samene to his hienes secreet counsell.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference in favoures of widoue Hunter and hir childrene

The quhilk day the supplicatione givine in to the parliament be the poore widowe Hunter and hir childrene againes James Creichtone, sone laufull to the Erle of Dumfreis, craveing to be repossest to ther landis takine from them be the said James Creichtoune and to have the evidentes thairof delyvered to them, being this day moved in plaine parliament to the kingis majestie and estates of parliament, his majestie and estates foirsaidis remittes the samene supplicacatione to his hienes secreet counseell.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference in favouris of Anna Inglis

The quhilk day the supplicatione givine in to the parliament be Anna Inglis, lady Aicket, againes Williame Cunynghame of Aiket, hir husband, anent the wronges therin mentionat done to hir be hir said husband, craveing redresse therof and ane modificatione for hir enterteenement, togidder with the citationes usit therwpoun againes the said Williame Cunynghame befor the parliament and what hes past therintill before the said parliament, being this day moved in parliament in audience of his majestie and estates of parliament, his majestie and estates foirsaidis hes remitted and remittes the foirsaid supplication, with the citationes and all that hes fallowed therupon or is done thairintill before the parliament in statu quo nunc est, to his hienes secreet counsell.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference in favoures of Curror contrair the Laird of Phillorth

The quhilk day the supplicatione givine in to the parliament be [...] Curror againes the Laird of Phillorth and certane otheres, craveing restitutione of some cornes and goodes takine be them fra the supplicants and that the pairties may be punished, being this day moved to his majestie and estates of parliament, his majestie and estates foirsaidis remittis the samene to his hienes secreet counsell.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference in favoures of Jeane Auchinmutie

The quhilk day the kingis majestie and estates of parliament hes remitted and remittes the supplicatione givine in to theme be Jeane Auchinmutie againes the persone of Benholme, hir father in law, craveing modificatione for hir mentinance, to the lordis and otheres of his hienes secreet counsell to be considered be them.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference in favoures of James Sinclare of Scallouay and Johne Edmonstoune, ministere

The quhilk day the kingis majestie and estates of parliament hes remitted and remittes the supplicatione givine in to the parliament by James Sinclare of Skallaway and Johne Edmonstone, minister at Yell, againes Maister James Mowat and Niniane Nivine and certane others, complaineing wpon the insolencies and wronges committed be them in Yetland and craveing redresse thairof, as the supplicatione mor fullie proportes, to the lordis and otheres of his hienes secreet counsell in statu quo nunc est befor the parliament. Quhairintill Maister James Baird, advocate for the supplicantes, protestit for the expenss of the witness and pairties in respect of there long attendance heir in toune, and Maister Rodger Mowat and Adame Hepburne, procuratores for the pairties compleened wpoun, protestit in the contrair, and that there defenss may be reserved and they hard befor any witness be received.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference in favoures of McGleud contraire the Erle of Seaforthe

The quhilk day the kingis majestie and estates of parliament hes remitted and remittes the supplicatione givine in to the parliament be [...] McGleud againes the Erle of Sseaforth, craveing repossessione of his landes mentionat in the supplicatione in maner and for the reassones therinspecifiit, to the lordis and otheres of his highnes secreet counsell.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference in favoures of the Laird of Wauchtone

The quhilk day the kingis majestie hes remitted and remittes the supplicatione givine to the parliament be Sir Patrik Hepburne of Wauchtoun againes Maister James Raith of Edmonstoune, desyering libertie to lead his owne teyndis wpoun cautione for payment conforme to the valuatione, as the supplicatione proportes, to the lords and wtheres of his hienes secreet counsell.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back

Apud Edinburgum, decimo septimo die mensis Novembris 1641

Ultimo die parliamenti

Procedure: concluding of parliament

Parliamentum excellentissimi principis Caroli Dei gratia Scotiae, Angliae, Franciae et Hiberniae regis fideique defensoris tentum et conclusum apud Edinburgum decimo septimo die mensis Novembris anno Domini millesimo sexcentesimo quadragesimo primo per ipsum dominum regem et omnes regni status infrascriptos, una cum officiariis parliamenti subsequentibus, presentibus etiam comite de Erroll, constabulario, comite Mariscallo et Joanne Whyte, adjudicatore

Sectis vocatis et curia legittime affirmata.

The same day, the kingis majestie and whole estates of parliament, haveing riddine in honour and state of parliament with ther parliamentarie robes and other accustomed solemnities from his hienes palace of Halyrudhous to the parliament house in Edinburghe, ware this day conveened in parliament for concluding therof as falloueth:

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Sederunt
  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Procedure: protests; asking of instruments

The kingis majestie and whole estates of parliament being conveend in parliament as is befor mentionat.

Protestatione be the Lord Borthuick

The Lord Borthwicke protestite that the reiding and calling of the rolles as they stand red and callit this day, nor his ryding and sitting in this parliament, doe nowayes prejudge him of that place and preceance due to him conforme to his birth rightes and infeftmentes, bot that it shall be laufull to him, according to his birth rightes and infeftmentes, to cleame place and preceance in parliamente and all other private and publict meetingis as accordis of the law; and heirwpon askit instrumentes.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Protestatione for Fyiffe

The Laird of Cambo, for the shereffdome of Fyiffe, protestit that the reiding and calling of the rolles as the samene standis this day callit and the ryding of the commissioneres of shyres in this present parliament should nowayes be prejudiciall to the place and ranke due to the said shereffdome of Fyffe and commissioneres therof in parliament.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Protestatione for the shereffdome of Berwik

The Laird of Weddirburne, for the shereffdome of Berwike, protestit that the reiding and calling of the rolles and ryding, sitting and voyceing of the commissioneres of shyres in this present parliament should nowayes be prejudiciall to the shereffrdome of Berwik and commissioneres therof anent ther ranke and place in former parliaments and in parliamentes heirefter.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Protestatione for the haill barones

The Laird of Cessnocke, in name of the haill barrones, protestit that the reiding and calling of the rolles, the ryding, sitting and voyceing of the commissioners this day in this present parliament should nowayes be prejudiciall to any of the shyres of this kingdome and ther commissioneris anent the places and rankes dewe to the saidis haill shyres and ther commissionares in any parliamentes heirefter.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Judicial Proceeding: submissions by the Earl of Galloway and the town of Wigtown
Submissione Erle of Gallaway and toune of Wigtoune

The quhilk day, in presence of the kingis majestie and estates of parliament conveened in parliament, Alexander, erle of Galloway gave in ane list of these to whome he was content to submitt all contraversies betuixt him and the toune of Wigtoune and all otheres who had givine in supplicationes againes him befor the parliament, viz: Erles of Mare, Eglingtoune, Seaforth, Lauderdaill and Southeske and the Laird of Lage. As also the toune of Wigtoune gave in ther list, viz: the Marqueis of Argyle, the Erle of Glencairne, Sir Thomas Hoipe of Carse, Williame Rige of Ethernie, James Cochrane, commissioner for Edinburgh, and Johne Semple, commisssioner for Dumbartane. And either of them nominat the Lord Chancellour and the Lord Ballmerino, president of the parliament, or any of them being present, or to four for ilke pairtie nominat as said is, with the oversmane to decyde in all contraversies betuixt the saidis pairties, betuixt and the fyfteene day of Januar nixtocome, with power to the saidis judges and oversmane to prorogat etc.; and ordeanes the samene submissioune to be recordit in the bookes of parliament.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Legislation
Act dischairgeing the custome of tuo and ane halfe of the hundreth and the impost of four pundis one the tune

Our soverane lord and estates of parliamente, considering that the pryces of all merchandice doe daylie ryse to exceeding great dearthes, which is alledged to be occasioned throw extraordinarie customes and impositiones, for remeid wherof, his majestie, with advyce and consent of the saidis estates, doeth dischairge all and sindrie whatsoevir customes and impositiones exacted by the customeres which are not allowed and approved by the actes of parliament, and especiallie the late custome of tuo and ane halfe per centum and late newe impositione of four pund wpoun the tunne of wyne, and all raising of his majesties customes directlie or indirectlie without consent of parliament. And becaus that the too much troubling of merchant estate and draweing of maisteres and marineres from there ordinarie chairges doeth much impede the trade, therfore his majestie, with advyce and consent foirsaid, dischairges the taking of merchantes, maisters and marineres oathes in the mater of customes. And to the end that the subject of trade may not be restrained with wnnecessary customes, therfor his majestie, with consent foirsaid, declaires that all goodis and merchandyce imported from forrane places to this kingdome and out paying inward custome shall be free of all outward custome, according as is wsed in England and Ireland. Lykeas his majestie declaires that he consented to the act abowewrittin wpoun this conditione: that commissione and warrant be granted to the exchekker to establishe the booke of raites, according as the pryces of merchandyce now reules; and his majestie permitted the optioun to the burrowes, wherwpoun the burrowes, haveing advysed, they made choyce to be reuled by the booke of rates anent the customes and consented that commission should be granted to the exchekker to establishe the booke of rates, according as the pryces of merchandyce now reules. In respect wherof, our soverane lord and estates of parliament ordeane a commissione to be drawne wpe to the excheker to the effect foirsaid, and extracted thairupoun for establishing the book of rates according as the pryces of merchandyce now reulles. And therfor our said soverane lord and estates of parliament ordeanes the act abovementioned to stand as a law in maner and to the effect beforerehearsed.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Procedure: remit to the privy council
Act anente the pryces of writtes, sealles and registeres remitted to the counsell

The quhilk day, the act drawne wp and set doune anent the pryces to be tane be all writteres, keeperes of seales and registeres and clerkis within this kingdome being this day red in audience of his majestie and estates of parliament, his majestie and estates foirsaidis remittis the samene to his hienes secreet counsell, with pouer to them to doe ad hunc effectum thairintill as the king and parliament might have done; and ordeanes and declaires that the sentance and determinatione of the counsell to be sete doune be theme heiranent shall have the authoritie, force and effect of ane act of parliament for this purpoise.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Legislation
Act ordeaneing the commissioneres for the thesaurary

Our soverane lord, considering that his majestie was latlie pleased to condischend to the humble desyre of his majesties estates of parliament to nominat by ther advyce and approbatione his officers of estate, of whome his majesties heighe thesaurer is one, and that his majestie for the present is not resolved upoun the nominatione of any particular persone to enjoy the said place but heath, with advyce of the saidis estates, takine present course to supplie the want of a principall thesaurer by a committee; therfore his majestie, with consent of the saidis estates, makes, nominats and constitutes Johne, erle of Loudoune, heighe chancellor of this kingdome, Archbald, erle of Argyle, lord Campbell and Lorne, Williame, erle of Glencairne, lord Killmares, Johne, lord Lindesay of Struther, and Sir James Carmichaell of that ilke, knight, thesaurer depute, his majesties commissioneres to the effect wnderwrittin, and gives and grantes to them, or any three of them, the full place and power of his majesties heighe thesaurer, comptroller, collector and thesaurer of his majesties new augmentationes [with all liberties, priviledges, immunities, benefitts and emoluments quhatsumever perteining to the said place of heighe thesaurer, comptroller, collector and thesaurer of his majesties new augmentationes], and that in alse ample maner and quality as the samene was in the persones of any of his majesties heighe thesaureres in any tyme of before. With power to them, or any three of them, to wplifte, gather and intromet with all and sindrie his majesties rentes, revenewes, customes, imposts, casualityes, commodities, dueties and otheres whatsoevir anywayes belonging to his majestie within this kingdome or to his majesties darrest sone, the prince, and that of all yeires and termes bygone and yeerlie in tyme comeing. And with power to them, or any three of them, with advyce of the remanent commissioneres of excheker conteyned in his majesties commissione wnder the great seale, and according to the tennour therof, to pas, compone and subscryve signatoures, giftes, confirmationes, escheates, lyferentes, remissiones, tutories, giftes by foirfaultour, recognitione, wairdis, mariages, releeffe, nonentress, legittimationes, presentationes, takes, rentalles, licences, dispensationes and otheres dispositiones, writtes and securities whatsoevir perteaneing to the saidis offices or any of them or to the power and priviledges thairof, but prejudice allwayes to the said Sir James Carmichaell, thesaurer depute, of his giftes of the office of thesaurary deput, whole liberties, power and priviledges therinconteyned, which are holdene as heerinexprest, bot adding or pairing to him in the poynt of receiveing and without derogatione in any sort to this present act and commissione. And it is declaired that the yeerlie fees and other casualities due to his majesties principall thesaurer, and especiallie the soume of four thousand pundis Scots money, shall be devydit equallie amongest the saidis first foure of the saidis commissioneres by the said thesaurer deput who heath right to his owne fee and casualities by vertewe of his giftes granted to him therwpoun. And his majestie, with consent foirsaid, ordeanes the lordis of his majesties privie counsell, sessione or excheker to grant and direct lettires at the instance of the saidis commissioners for ansuering and obeying them, ther challmerlanes, wnder receiveres and officeres of all and sindrie of his majesties rentes, casualities, customes, imposts and dueties belonging to the said office, and that endureing the tyme of this present commissione, which shall endure to the nixt parliamente.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Act anente the receiveing of the lordis of sessione and counsalle

The quhilk day, the kingis majestie and estates of parliament ordeanes Johne, lord Loudoune, chancellor, to receive the lordis and otheres of his hienes privie counsell and the senatoures, ordinare and extraordinar, of the colledge of justice respective, and take ther oathes in ther said admissione therto, conforme to the actes of this present parliament made anent the nominatione and electione of the saidis counsellouris and sessioneres to thair saidis places respective, and conform to the commissione granted be the king and parliament to the secreet counselle.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Procedure: remits to the king and the privy council
Reference to the kingis majestie anente the Britishe subjectes

The quhilk day the supplicatione givine in to the parliament desyreing the king and parliament to remonstrate to the parliament of England the pitifull estate of the Britishe in Ireland be the insolent rebellione and creuell outraiges of the Irish ther, that speedie course may be tane for there helpe, and in the meanetyme all voluntares permitted to goe in that service, and armes furnished to them and some armes lent upoun lone for the wnarmed Britishe in Ireland, as the supplicatione more fullie beires, being publictlie red in parliament in audience of his majestie and estates of parliament, the estates of parliament foirsaid recommendis and remittes the foirsaid supplicatione to his majesties gratious consideratone.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference to the counsell anent the act for incarceratione of poore people

The quhilk day the act presented in parliament ordeaneing that all poor people to bee incarcerat heirefter shall be interteened wpoun the expenss of the inputteres, being red in audience of the parliament, his majestie and estats of parliament remittes the samene and consideratione thairof to the lordis of his hienes secreet counsell.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Legislation
Act in favours of minores anent the dueties of the landes comprysed from them

Our soverane lord, with advyse of the estates of parliament, ratifies and approves the act of parliamente made in August 1621, cap. 6, in sua as the samyne consernes minores, and declaires that the treue meaneing therof was, and is, that minores haveing right to the legall reversione should be no further obleiged then dureing ther minoritie of tuentie one yeeres of age bot allenerlie for the annuelrent of the soumes conteyned in the comprysingis, and that they tyne not the right of the superplus of the mailles and dueties of the landes so farre as the samene exceedis the said annuelrentes indureing ther said minoritie.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Procedure: remit to the exchequer
Reference to the excheker in favours of Robert Pringle of Stitchell

The quhilk day the supplicatione givine in to the parliament be Robert Pringle of Stitchell conserneing the payment to him of certane bygone customes of the Midle Merches, wherof hee was takisman, being red in audience of the king and parliament, his majestie and estates of parliament remittis the samene to his hienes exchekker to be considered be them.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Legislation
Act anente the restitutione of horss and armes to the ouneres, outputteres thairof

Our soverane lord and estates of parliament, considering that diverse souldieres, asweell foote as horss, who ware imployed, reiked forth and sent out with the armies and regimentes leiveyed during the tyme of the late troubles, haveing at ther goeing forth and outreeking received troupt horss, armes, amunitione horss and baggage horses from the heritoures of landis and otheres who did reeke and send them forth, and that the saidis souldieres, keeperes up and withholders or have put away the saidis horses and armes intrusted to them from the owneres therof; therfore our said soverane lord and estates of parliament doe heerby grant full power and warrand to the committee appoynted from the parliament for regulating and setling of the commone burdingis and debts of the kingdome, and to all other judges ordinar, asweell to burgh as land, within this kingdome within whose boundis any such persones duell or can be fund who have keeped or deteened aither horses or armes, that the saidis judges doe forthwith upoun complaint of the pairtie, owneres of the saidis horses and armes, call the receiveres, deteeneres or outputeres of them befor them, and to decerne and ordeane them to delyver the saidis horsse and armes to the saidis owneres or the pryces of the same, their recept of them being laufullie provine, and with pouer to the saidis judges to doe everie thing as laufull and necessar anent the premiss agrieable to justice and the lawes of the cuntrey.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Letter: in favour of the Earl of Rothes and others
Letteres of reprysall in favoures of the Erle of Rothes etc.

The quhilk day the kingis majestie, in presence of the estates of parliament, superscryved and signed the act of repryissall granted in favoures of the Erle of Rothes and remanent owneres of Captane Robertsones shipe.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Procedure: remit to the committee for common burdens
Reference in favoures of Maister Alexander Pitcairne

The quhilk day the supplicatione givine in to the parliament be Maister Alexander Pitcairne, minister at Tannadyce, desyreing ane recommendacion to the committie appoynted for the commoune burdingis for satisfieing the supplicantes loisses, and trying and punishing the committeres therof, being red in audience of the king's majestie and estates of parliament, his majestie and estats foirsaidis remittes and recommendis the samene to the committee nominat and appoynted for the commoune burdingis of this kingdome.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Legislation: private acts
Act of exonoratioun and approbation in favouris of the Erle of Levin, lord generall

The quhilk day the kingis majestie and estates of parliament, haveing takine to ther consideratione the desyre of ane noble and potent erle, Alexander, erle of Levin, lord Ballgony, makeand mentione of the great chairge and trust put wpoun him be the estates and parliament of this kingdome wherby he was made generall of there whole forces and armies be sea or land in ther late troubles, which now being brought to ane happie conclusione be the blissing of God, he therfor craveth that the kingis majestie and estates of parliament would receive ane accompte of his actiones and deportments in the said imployment and disburdeene him of the samene. And his majestie and estates of parliament, finding the said desyre most reassonable, and haveing examinat the said noble erle, his haill actiones and cariage in the exerceing of the said place and trust, and haveing compaired the same with his commissione, doe find and declaire that the said noble erle, Alexander, erle of Levin, designit in his commissione Sir Alexander Leslie of Ballgonie, heath woorthilie acquite himselfe of that great place and trust was put wpoun him to be generall of ther armyes, and heath so noblie behaved himselfe in all the pairtes of his chairge as he justlie deserveth ther trewe testimony of his approvine fidelitie, worth and abilitie; and therfor his majestie and estates of parliament doe not onlie liberat and exoner him of all questiones or challenge which can be made to him for his cariage in the said place in tymes bygone, bot also, for the full demonstratione of thair dewe acknowledgment of his woorthie carriage, doe give him this weell deserved testimony and approbatione, to be recordit to efter ages: that he heath deserved nobillie of the kingdome and in all his actiones have exprest pietie, valour, wisdome and good governmente.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Act of approbacion and exonoracion to the generall of the artilliarie, Generall Major Baillie, Generall Major Munro, Generall Major Leslie and the generall quarter-maister

The quhilk day the kingis majestie and estates of parliament, haveing takine to ther consideracion the desyre of the fyve generall officeres abovenamed, viz: the generall of the artilliarie, Generall Major Baillie, Generall Major Munro, Generall Major Leslie and the generall quarter-maister, makeand mentione of ther severall chairges foirsaidis put wpoun them be the estates in the armies of this kingdome dureing the late troubles therof, which are now brought to ane happie conclusione, and therfore desyreing that the kingis majestie and estates of parliament would receive ane accompt of there proceedingis and deportments in ther severall imploymentes and chairges respective foirsaidis, and disburdene them therof. And his majestie and estates of parliament, finding the foirsaidis desyres most reassonable, and haveing examinate the saidis generall officeres above designit, thair haill cariages in the exerceising of thair severall chairges respective foirsaids, and haveing compaired the same with ther commissiones, doe find and declaire that they and everie one of them heath faithfullie, diligentlie and cairfullie acquite themselves of the foirsaidis severall places and trust put wpoun them; and thairfor his majestie and estates of parliament doe not onlie liberat and exoner them and everie one of theme of all questiones or challeng which can be made to them for ther cariages in the saids places in tymes bygone, bot also gives them this approbatione: that they have deserved weell in the dischairge of thair saidis chairges as loyall subjectes to the king and trewe patriotes to the cuntrie.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Procedure: ordinance regarding the forces
Ordinance anente the forces undisbandite

The quhilk day the kingis majestie and estates of parliament gives and grantes full power, commissioun and warrand to Alexander, erle of Levin, lord generall.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Legislation
Act anente docking and presenting of signatoures

Our soverane lord, with advyse and consent of the estates of parliament, considering that by the tuentieth act of his majesties darrest father, King James the Sixt, his tenth parliament, for avoyding the prejudice did then aryse by the subscryveing of sindrie signatoures and lettires at the importunat sute and desyre of sindrie persones, his heighnes not being informed or tymlie warned to the effect and contentes therof, therefore his majestie, with the advyce of the estates conveened in parliament, did statute and ordeane that no signatoure nor lettir whatsoevir shall be presented to his majestie in tymecomeing bot by his ordinary officeres wnto whom the samene properlie belongeth or who have power of docking or presenting by ther patentes, as the act at more lenth beireth. And his majestie, with advyce and consent foirsaid, also considering how prejudiciall it is to his majesties honour and the peace and good of his majesties subjectes that signatoures of one and the same thing without his majesties certane knowledge shall pass his majesties handis in favoures of severall persones or that lettires of contrairy tenuoures shall be signed by his majestie and directed to officeres and judges within this kingdome, the onlie occasione therof is that otheres then the saidis officeres or ther deputes or otheres foirsaid to whom the samyne may belonge takes wpoun them to present signatoures and lettires to his majestie for ther freendes and acquantance, either not knoweing the former signatour or lettires of contrairie straine, or of set knouledge to reverse what heath bene done before, without giveing of trewe reassones or informatione to move his majestie to signe these signatoures or wrest contrairie letteres. For remeed wherof, his majestie, with advyse and consent foirsaid, ratifies and appoyntes the foirsaid act in all the poyntes therof, and declaires that it shall not be leisome or permitted to any persone or persones whatsoevir to present any signatour, wret, lettir or warrant to be signed by his majestie except by the saidis ordinarie officeres wnto whose office the samene properlie belonges, and by otheres foirsaidis haveing power and warrand as said is. And that his majestie may the bettir know what passeth his heighnes hand, and wpoun what groundis and reassones he signes the samene, it is expedient that any of the saidis officeres that shall present any signatour, write, lettir or warrand to be signed by his majestie shall cause register the docket of the same in a register, and send the just and authenticke double therof subscryved with thair hand to his majesties secreetarie, who shall be obleidged to give his majestie notice and tymous warneing of any prior deed different or contrair to the posteriour, that his majestie may either refuiss the same or specifie his majesties certane knowledge for passing and signeing thereof.

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  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
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  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
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  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
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  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
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  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
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  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
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  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Procedure: remits to the exchequer and the committee for common burdens
Reference to the excheker in favoures of George Foulles

The quilk day the supplicatione givine in to the king and parliament be George Foulles, craveing approbatione of his service as generall of the mynthous of this kingdom and resait of the fies thairof and ane gifte and continouatione of the said office in tymecomeing, being red in audience of the kingis majestie and estates of parliament, his majestie and estates foirsaidis remittes and referres the foirsaid supplicatione and desyre thairof to the lordis and otheris of his hienes exchekker.

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  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
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  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
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  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
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  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
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  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
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  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Reference in favoures of the Lord Forbes

The quhilk day the supplicatione givine in to the king and parliament be Alexander, lord Forbes, craveing that the king and parliament would recommend to the committee appoynted for the commoune burdenes of this kingdome and lordis of his hienes secreet counsell the consideracion of the reparacion of the supplicantes loisses susteened be him in his service and engadgment abroad for the Palatinate, and at home in the late troubles of this kingdome, being red in audience of the parliament, his majestie and estates of parliament remittes the foirsaid supplicatione to the committee appoynted for the commone burdingis of this kingdome.

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  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
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  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
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  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
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  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
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  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
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  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Procedure: commission
Commissione anente the book of rates

The quhilk day the kingis majestie and estates of parliament, considering that his majestie consented to the act for dischairgeing the custome of tuo and ane halfe of the hundreth, and the impost of four pundis one the tune wpoun this conditione: that warrand be granted to the exchekkere to establishe the booke of rates, according as the pryces of merchandyce now reules; lykeas his majestie, haveing permitted the optione to the burrowes either to continue in the payment of the foirsaid custome dischairged or to be reuled by the booke of raittes to be set doune be the excheker, according as the pryces of merchandyce now reules, the saidis burrowes mad choose to be reuled be the booke of raittes and consented to the foirsaid commissione. Therfor his majestie and estates of parliament hes givine and granted, and be the tennour heirof gives and grantes, full power and commissione to the lordis and wtheres of his heighnes exchekkere of this kingdome to establish the book of raittes anent the payment of his majesties customes, and for regulating therof according as the pryces of merchandyce now reules, and ordeanes the saidis lordis and wthers of his hienes exchekkere to regulate and set doune the saidis customes according as the pryces of merchandyce now reules as said is, quhairanent his majestie and estates of parliament declaires thir presentes to be ane sufficient warrand.

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  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Legislation: private act
Act in favoures of the Erle of Leven for 100,000 merkes

Our soverane lord and the estates of parliament, taking to consideracion the great and acceptable service done to this kingdome be Alexander, erle of Leven, generall of the whole forces thairof dureing the late troubles, and being most willing to give him some tokine and testimony of there thankfull remembrance of the same, have givine and granted, and be the tennour heirof gives and grantes, to the said Alexander, erle of Levine all and haill the soume of ane hundreth thouand merkis Scottis money, to be payed to him, his aires and assigneyes out of the first and reddiest of the moneyes perteyneing to the publict at the feist and terme of Lambes nixtocome, in the yeir of God jM vjC fourtie tuo yeires. Lykeas they doe heirby will, command and requyre the commissioneres for the publict burdingis to cause good and thankfull payment of the said soume be maide to the said Alexander, erle of Levine and his foirsaidis betuixt and the said terme of Lambes nixtocome, and to pay the ordinar annuelrent of the said soume incaise of not payment therof at the terme foirsaid ay and whill the samene be dewlie and thankfullie payed, and declaires that this present act shall be a full and perfyte securitie for the payment thairof to the said erle and his foirsaidis in maner abovewrittin.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Procedure: remit to the committee for common burdens
Reference in favoures of the Lord Almont

The quhilk day our soverane lord and estates of parliament, taking to consideracion the service done to this kingdome be James, lord Almont, leiuetennent generall of the haill forces therof dureing the late troubles, his majestie and estates foirsaidis acknowledges that the said James, lord Almont deserves ane recompence for his cariage in that great chairge as levetennent generall foirsaid; and, being willing to give him some testimony and tokine of ther remembrance of the same, his majestie and estates of parliament hes remitted, and heirby remittes, the quantitie and maner of payment of the foirsaid recompence to the committee appoynted be the king and parliament for the commoun burthingis of this kingdome.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Legislation: private acts
Act anente the keeping of the castle of Edinburghe

The quhilk day the kingis majestie, with advyce and approbatione of the estates of parliament, nominat and elected Alexander, erle of Levin, lord generall, to be capitane and keeper of the castle of Edinburghe, to whom his majestie, with advyce and approbatione foirsaid, committes the custodie and keeping of the said castle and gives and dispones to him, as capitane and keeper therof, the hail rentes, dewties, liberties and priviledges belonging and apperteineing thairto to be bruiked and intrometted with be him in tyme comeing for the keeping of the said castle; quhilke castle his majestie, with advyce and approbatione of the saidis estates of parliament, ordeanes to be put and keeped in the conditione the same was before the late troubles, and thairfore ordeanes the said castle to be delyvered to the said Alexander, erle of Levine and he put in possessione therof.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Act anente the delyverie of the castle of Dumbartane to the Duke of Lennoxe

The quhilk day the kingis majestie and estats of parliament, considering that Archbald, now marques and than erle of Argyle, in the moneth of August 1640 yeires, be the commissione fra the estates of parliament for the tyme, eftir some parlie and articles of capitulatione past betuixt him and Sir Johne Hendersone, thane capitane of the castle of Dumbartan, did obteane the said castle and ammunitione that was therine to be rendrit to him in name of the saidis estates. Lykeas the said committee of estates entrusted the said marques with the keeping of the said castle in ther name for the use of the publict, quhilke he hes faithfullie done. And therfore his majestie and estates ratifies and approves the said marques, his proceeding and cariage in the receiveing and keeping of the said castle, and holdes the samene as good service done be him to the cuntrey, and ordeanes him now to render the said castle of Dumbartane and whole cannoune, ammunitione and otheres moveables that is therin to the Duke of Lennox, to whom the samene perteened and still perteenes, or to any haveand his warrand, quhilk is heerby declaired to be ane sufficient exonoratione to the said Marques of Argyle and his deputes keeperes of the said castle for the rendring therof to the Duke of Lennox or any haveand his warrand as said is. And farder, for removeing of all jelousie or feare that may be conceived by keeping any garisones or ammunitione in the said castle, his majestie and estates of parliament statutes and ordeanes that the whole souldieres, ammunitione and cannoun of the said castle of Dumbartane be presentlie transported forth therof, and that none be pute nor keeped thairintill heirefter, and that the walles of the said castle be never repaired in all tymecomeing. Lykeas his majestie and estates foirsaidis declaires that it shall not be leisome to the Duke of Lennox nor any in his name or haveand reight from him to crave the rentes of the said castle for the cropt and yeere of God 1640 yeires or ony other yeer preceeding thate intrometted with be the said Marques of Argyle as haveand warrand from the said committie of estates, bot that the said marquees shall be onlie lyable to compt therfor to the committee appoynted for the commoun burdingis of this kingdome for the bygone chairges of the said castle and the use of the publict, but prejudice of the dukes right and reentrie to the castle rentes of Dumbartane for the whole cropt and yeere of God 1641 yeeres instant and in tymecomeing, conforme to his right to be intrometted with be him or any other haveand his power and warrand, to the quhilkis haill premiss abovementionat the saidis Duke of Lennox and Marques of Argyle, personallie present in parliament, willinglie consented.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Warrant: regarding the remainder of the treaty
Warrand to the secreet counsell for giveing instructiones to the commissionares for the remainder of the treattee

The quhilk day the kingis majestie and estates of parliament, considering that ther is ane commissione granted in this present parliament to the persones nominate and appoynted be the act of commissione granted theranent, to conveene with the commissioneres choysine or to be choysine be his majestie, with consent of the parliament of England, and to consulte, advyse, treate and agree upon the speciall heedis and articles mentionat in the said commissione, and that ther is not instructiones set doune be the parliament to the saidis commissioneres, therfore his majestie and estates of parliament hes givine and granted, and gives and grantes, power and warrand to the lordis and otheres of his hienes secreet counsell for draweing wpe instructiones to be givine to the saidis commissioneres anent ther proceeding in the foirsaid treattee with the Englishe commissioneres, conforme to the foirsaid commissione granted to them theranente.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Legislation: private acts
Ratificatione in favoures of Sir Williame Scote of Clerkingtoune

Our soverane lord and estates of parliament ratifies and approves ane dissolutione made be the proveist and first prebendare of the colledge kirke of Corstorphine, with advyce and consent of George, lord Forrester of Corsterphine, wndoubted patrone of the said provestrie, and of the remanent prebendares of the said provestrie, to and in favors of umquhill Laurence Scotte of Harprigge, advocat, and Maister Williame Scote, ane of the clerkis of sessione, his eldest lauchfull sone, ther aires and successoures, dissolveing the kirke of Clerkingtoune, fruites, rentes and emolumentes therof fra the said provestrie and colledge kirke, wherunto the samene was annexit before, to the effect the samene may remaine as ane severall kirke and benefice dismembred therfra in tymecomeing, daited the sevinteene day of Maii jM vjC therttie four yeeres; with ane take set be the foirsaidis persones to the said umquhill Laurence Scotte and the said Maister Williame Scotte, his sone, and there foirsaidis, off the teyndis, personage and viccarage, of the paroche kirke and parochine of Clerkeingtoun for all the dayes, space, yeeres and termes thairinconteened, for payment yeerlie of the soume of tuentie pundis to the minister serveing the cuire at the said kirke, daited the fourt day of Junii jM vjC threttie four yeeres, registrat in the bookes of counsell wpoun the tuentie day of the said moneth and yeer of God foirsaid; togidder also with ane chartour granted wnder the great seale be the kingis majestie, with advyse and consent of his hienes thesaurer and remanent lordis of exchekker for the tyme, to the saidis wmquhile Laurence Scote in lyferent, and to the said Maister Williame Scote, his sone, his aires and assigneyes in fee heritablie, off all and haill the lands of Clerkingtoun, with the pertinentes and that pairt thairof callit Braidwood, with mylne, mylnelandis, multers and pertinentes therof, lyand within the shereffdome of Edinburghe, and of all and haill the landis of Freirtoun and pertinentes thairof, with the priviledge of ane frie regality within the boundis of the samene, lyand within the barrony and regalitie of Bruchtoune and sherefdome foirsaid, to be holdine of his majestie and his successoures in few in maner specified in the said chartour, daited the tent day of July 1634 yeires, in all and sundrie heids, articles and conditiones thairof. And our soverane lord and estates foirsaidis decernes this present ratificatione to be alse valied, effectuall and sufficient to the said Maister Williame Scotte, nowe of Clerkingtoun, and his foirsaidis as if the saidis writtes and everie one of them wer de verbo in verbum insert heirintill; quhairanent, and withall other defectes, our soverane lord and estates foirsaidis dispenses, and that the said ratificatione be farder extendit withall clauss necessar.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Ratificatione to the burghe of Forres

Our soverane lord, with advyce and consent of the estates of this present parliament, ratifies and approves ane chairtour and infeftment granted be umquhile King James the Fourt of woorthie memorie in anno 1496 yeires, to and in favoures of the said burghe of Forres, burgess and commonality therof, off the landis callit Greifeshipe, with the pertinents, lie Baillie Land, lie Meikle Boige, with the midow callit Kings Midow, Loureistoun cum lie Cartheis et Ramflat, with the pertinentes, with commoune pasture within the forrest of Drummynd, et Tolloch, with mures, moss etc. and frie ishe and entrie to and fra the said forrest and pasturage be the mure callit Pilmure, togidder with all liberties and priviledges usit and wont, and alse of the water and fishing of Finderne, fra Dunduffe wnto the lie banke de Finderne, alsweell in the freshe water as salt thairof, with the haill remanent priviledges, liberties and power of the same fishing conteint in the samene chartor; and also makeand and constituteand the aldermen, proveist and baillies of the said burghe who should be for the tyme shereffis within the samene burghe, boundis and liberties thairof, with the power of the office of shereffshipe in all thingis thairto belonging, sicklyke as any burghe in such lyke office hes within the kingdome, dischairgeing the shereffe of Elgine and Forres than present or to come, and ther deputes, of all excersing of ther said office of shireffshipe within the said burghe of Forres, boundis and liberties thairof for evir, togidder with the haill remanent liberties and priviledges conteint in the said chartour and infeftment, as the samene of the dait the tuentie third day of Junii the yeir of God abovewrittin in the selfe more fullie proportes, in the haill heedis, articles, clauss, conditiones, liberties and priviledges mentionat in the said chartour and infeftment, and speciallie, but prejudice of the generality foirsaid, the said office of shereffshipe within the said burghe off Forres and haill boundis and liberties therof; togidder lykewayes with the precept and seasing falloweing wpoun the foirsaid chartour, with all other infeftmentes, chartors, seasingis, rightes and securities whatsomevir made and granted be his majestie or any of his most noble progenitoures in favoures of the proveist, baillies, counsell or commontie of the said burghe of Forres, off all and haill the samen burghe and haill lands, fishingis, pasturage, liberties, priviledges and otheres perteening and belonging therto in the haill heidis, clauss and conditiones of the samene, precept, seasing and others wrettes, rights and titles foirsaidis, saiffand and reserveand allwayes to our said soverane lord and his successoures the service, few dewties and otheres dueties aucht and wont to his highnes and his predicessoures of the said burghe, landis, fishingis, office of shereffshipe, priviledges and liberties therof and otheres foirsaidis befor this present ratificatione. Attoure, our soverane lord and estates foirsaidis decernes and ordeanes that the foirsaid chartour and infeftment, precept and seasing falloweing therwpoun and remanent rightes foirsaidis with this present ratification therof are and shall be good, valied and sufficient rightes to the saidis proveist, counsell and commountie of the said burghe of Forres and there successoures for bruiking and joysing of the samene burghe, haill landis, casualities, fishingis, pasturages, office of shereffshipe and haill remanent liberties and priviledges belonging to the said burghe in all tyme comeing bot stope or impediment. And that this present ratificatione and generalitie foirsaid shall be alse valied and effectuall as if the foirsaid chartour, infeftment and otheres reightes foirsaids ware insert ad longum heirintill, quhairanent, and withall other objectiones or imperfectiones that can be alledged against the samene chartour, infeftment and otheres rightes foirsaidis, or this present ratificatione therof, our said soverane lord and estates foirsaidis hes dispenssed and dispenses be thir presentes.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Ratificatione to the Laird of Kilbirnie

Our soverane lord, with advyce and consent of the estates of this present parliament, ratifies and approves the infeftment made and granted be his hienes, as prince and stewart of this realme of Scotland for the tyme, eftir his perfyte age of tuentie one yeeres compleet, with advyce and consent of the lordis and otheres of the counsell of the said kingdome of Scotland nominated and appoynted for administratione of his hienes effaires within the said kingdome, wnder the great seale to umquhile Johne Crawfurde of Killbirnie in liferent for all the dayes of his lyfetyme, and to Johne Craufurde, nou of Killbirnie, his eldest laufull sone, and to the aires maill to be procreat of his body, quhilkis failyieinge, to the said Johne Craufurd of Killbirny and his nerrest and lauchfull aires maill and assigneyes whatsomevir heritablie wnder the reversiones, conditiones and restrictiones therinmentionat, off all and sundrie the landis wnderwrittin, viz: all and haill the landis and barrony of Kilbirnie in propertie and tennendrie, with the fishings in the loch therof and ther pertinentes, lyand in the baillyearie of Cunynghame and sherefdome of Air; as also of all and haill the landis of Eister Grenocke, lyand within the barrony of Renfrewe and shereffdome therofe, with all and sundrie ther toures, fortalices, maner places, yairdis, orchyairdis, mylnes, multores, woodis, fishingis, dowcats, coilles, coillheughes, annexis, connexis, outsetes, tennentes, tennendries, service of frie tennentes, advocatione, donation and right of patronage of kirkis, benefices and chaplanries, pairtes, pendicles, and pertinentes therof whatsomever, all unit and erected of befor in ane haill and frie barrony callit the barronie of Killbirnie. And in lykemaner of all and hail the ten merke land of Fairliecrevoche, with tour, fortalice, maner place, houss, bigingis, yairdis, orchyairdis, corne and walke mylnes thairof, mylnelandis, multores and sequelles of the samene, annexis, connexis, pairtes, pendicles and pertinents of the samene whatsomevir lyand within the bailliarie of Cunynghame and shereffdome foirsaid of Air, to be holdine of our said soverane lord as then prince and stewart of Scotland and his hienes successoures, princes and stewartes of the said kingdome of Scotland waird in maner therinspecified, quilke infeftment is of the dait att Edinburghe, the second day of Merche 1624 yeeres. And sicklyke the infeftment made and granted be our said soverane lord as father, tutor, guyder and laufull administratour to his hienes darrest sone Charles, prince and stewart of Scotland, with advyse and consent of his hienes thesaureres, principall and deput, and remanent lordis of his hienes excheker of the foirsaid kingdome of Scotland to and in favoures of the said Johne Craufurd, now of Killbirnie, his aires maill and assigneyes whatsomevir, of the superioritie of all and hail the landis of Minokes and Gill, with tennentes, tennendries and service of frie tennentes therof, lyand within the barrony of Stevinstoune, bailliarie of Cunynghame and shereffdome of Air foirsaid, to be holdine lykewayes waird of our said soverane lordis said darrest sone and his hienes successoures, princes and stewartes of Scotland in maner therinmentionat, and quhilke chartoure is granted wnder his majesties great seale of the dait the [...] day of [...], the yeere of God jM vjC threttie sevine yeires, togidder with the preceptes and instrumentes of seasing respective fallowing wpoun the saidis tuo infeftmentes in all and sindrie heidis, articles, clauss and conditiones thairinconteaned, eftir the formes and tennoures of the samene; and willes and declaires this present ratificatione to be alse valied, effectuall and sufficient in all respectes as if the infeftmentes respective abovewrittin, preceptes and instrumentes of seasing falloweing therwpoun war at lenth, word be word insert heirintill; quhairanent his majestie, with advyce and consent of the estates foirsaidis, dispenses for evir.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Ratificatione to the Laird of Hallhill

Our soverane lord and estates of this present parliament hes ratified and approvine and, be thir presentes, ratifies and approves the chartor granted be his majestie, with consent of his hienes thesaurer, thesaurer deput and remanent lordis of his majesties excheker of this kingdome, wnder his hienes great seale, to his majesties lovit James Mellvill of Hallhill, his aires maill and assigneyes, off all and sindrie the landis of Nethergrange of Kinhorne Wester, callit The Maynes, with the tynd shaves therof includit, and ther pertinentes, with the maner place, tour, fortalice or castle of Bruntyland, commonlie callit the Castle of Bruntyland, and with the mylnes of Brunt Illand, commonlie callit the Sea Mylnes of Brunt Iland, with the multores of the toune of Bruntyland, callit Wester Kinghorne, with the astricted multores of all and sindrie cornes growand wpoun the ground and lands of the said toune of Bruntyland and of all otheres kyndis of cornes inbrought within the said toune, and tholling, fyre and water therin, with the knaveshipe and otheres dueties and services quhatsomevir perteaneing to the saidis mylnes callit the Sea Mylnes, and of all and haill the eist quarter of the saidis lands of Wester Kinghorne, with houss, biggingis, yairdis, toftis and pertinentes thairof lyand within the regality of Dumfermeling and shereffdome of Fyfe, all erected in ane frie barrony callit the barrony of Bruntyland, to be holden of his majestie and his hienes successsoures in fewferme and heritadge, as the said chartour of the dait the tuentie sext day of Januar 1638 yeires at lenth beires. And sicklyke ratifies and approves ane wther chartour granted be his majestie, with consent foirsaid, wnder his hienes great seale, to the said James Mellvill, his aires and assignayes, off the landis of Eister Collessie, callit Hallhill, with toure, fortalice, orchyairds, yairdis, mylnes, mylnelandis, multours and sequelles thairof, and sicklyke of the landis of Murefeildis, with houss, biggingis, toftes, croftes, pairtes, pendicles and pertinents, off all and sindrie the saidis landis of Eister Collessie, callit Hallhill, mylne thairof, and of the saidis landis of Murefeild with ther foirsaidis, lyand within the stewartry and shereffdome of Fyff, and of the teyndshaves and personage teyndis of the saidis landis of Collessie, callit Hallhill, pairtes, pendicles and pertinentes therof, lyand within the parochine of Collessie and shereffdome foirsaid, to be holdine of his majestie and his hienes successoures, as in the said chairtour made therwpone of the dait the thrid day of November 1625 yeeres at mair lenth is conteyned; togidder with the preceptes and instruments of seasingis falloweing wpoun the saidis chartoures, togidder with all and sindrie otheres infeftmentes, seasingis, confirmationes and otheres evidentes, rightes and securities mad to the said James Melvill of Hallhill, his authores or predicessoures off and conserneing the landis, mylnes, multours, teyndis and otheres abovespecified, off whatsomevir daites, tennours or contentes the samene be of, in all and sindrie heides, clauss, articles and conditiones conteyned thairintill, eftir the formes and tennoures of the samene in all poyntes. And his majestie and estates of the said parliament willis and grantes that this present ratification shall be alse good, valied and sufficient as if the saidis chartours, infeftmentes and otheres speciallie and generallie abovementionat wer heirin speciallie ingrost and insert, quhairanent our said soverane lord and estates foirsaidis hes dispensit and dispenses be thir presentes.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Ratificatione to Sir Johne Prestoune

Our soverane lord and estates of parliament ratifies and approves the letters of gifte granted be his hienes umquhill darrest father of woorthy memorie to umquhill Maister Johne Prestoune of Pennycooke, collectour generall and thesaurer of his hienes new augmentationes and president of the colledge of justice of this kingdome of Scotland for the tyme, indureing all the dayes of his lyfetyme, and eftir his decease to the said Sir Johne Prestoun now of Pennycuike, his sone, thair styllit Maister Johne Prestoun, sicklyke for all the dayes of the said Sir Johne his lyfetyme, off all and haill the fewe mailles, fewfermes and otheres dewties of the landis eftermentionat, whilkes perteent of before to the benefice wnderwrittin as ane pairt of the temporality of the samene, and now perteeneing to our soverane lord be the act of anexatione of all kirke landis to the croune and be otheres lawes, actes and constitutiones of the realme of Scotland, and that in name of pensione to them dureing the said space, viz: all and haill the few mailles and fewferme dewties of all and sindrie lands, mylnes, mylnelandis and otheres kirke landis quhatsomevir quhilkes perteent of before to the monasterie and abbacie of Jedburghe as ane pairt of the patrimony of the samen, extending yeerlie to three hundreth fourscoire pundis usuall money of this realme of Scotland; and als all and haill the few mailles and fewferme dewties of the landis of Provend perteaneing to the prebendrie of Ballanrikee, extending yeerlie to ane hundreth sevine pundis, ten shillingis money foirsaid, togidder with the soume of ane hundreth and ten pundis money and tuentie four bolles meill to be payed yeerlie forth of the first and reddiest fewferme dewties of the landis perteyneing to Halywood and abbacie thairof be umquhill Johne, lord Maxwell and the reste of the feweres, possessoures and occupyeres of the temporall landis of the said abbacy of Halywood, togidder with the soume of ane hundreth and threttie pundis money foirsaid to be payed yeerlie forth of the first and reddiest of the blench dewties perteaneing to the abbacy of Northberwike, and erected be his hienes said umquhill darrest father in ane frie barronie to umquhill Alexander Home of Northberwike, his aires and assigneyes, as the saidis lettirs of gifte of pensione granted be our said umquhile late soverane lord to the said umquhill Maister Johne Prestone and Maister Johne, now Sir Johne Prestoun, his sone, the langest liver of them tuo, wnder his hienes privie seale, of the dait att Quhythall, the tent day of Apryle the yeer of God jM vjC and sex yeires at mair lenth beires. As also the lettires of ratificatione granted therwpoun be our soverane lord kingis majestie, with advyse and consent of umquhill Johne, erle of Marre, lord Erskeene and Garioch, his hienes great thesaurer, comptroller and collectour or thesaurer of his hienes new augmentationes within the said kingdome of Scotland, and of Archbald, lord Naper of Merchinstoune, than his hienes deputie in the saidis offices, and remanent lordis, his hienes commissioneres, of the said kingdome of Scotland, in favors of the said Sir Johne Prestoune, wnder his hienes privie seale, of the dait at Quhythall, the tuentie day of Junii the yeer of God jM vjC tuentie eight yeires, in all and sindrie the heedes, poyntes, clauss, articles and conditiones conteaned in the saidis principall letters of gifte of pensione and ratificatione thairof, and efter the formes and tennoures therof in all poyntes; and willis, declaires, decernes and ordeanes the saidis lettires of gifte and ratificatione and confirmatione therof abovementionat to be sufficient, laufull and effectuall rightes to the said Sir Johne Prestoune for bruiking, joysing, wplifting and receiveing of the said yeerlie pensione of the saidis soumes of money and victuell respective foorth of the saidis benefices respective, alsweell of all yeeres bygone restand auchtand unpayed as yeerlie in tymecoming dureing his lyfetyme without ony objectione or impediment of lawe to be made in the contrair, efter the forme and tennour of the saids lettires of gifte and former ratificatione made thairof in all poyntes.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Ratification in favoures of the Erle of Lindesaye

Our soverane lord and estates of parliament ratifies and approves the signatoure superscryved be his majestie to and in favoures of Johne, lord Lindesay and his aires maill and assigneyes, therin daited at Halyrudhous, the therteene day of November instant, with the chartour, precept and instrument of seasing to fallow therwpon, of the landis and barrony of Auchterutherstruther, with the pertinentes, comprehending the particular landis, barroneyes, tennendries, rightes and offices respective, particularly and generallie mentionat in the said signatour holdene of old of the late archbeshope of Saint Androwes and his predicessoures and now holdine of the kingis majestie, in respect of the abolishing of episcopacie and benefices therof be the lawes and actes of parliament of this kingdome; conteaneing also ane new gifte of all the foirsaidis landis, barronyes, tennendries, rightes, offices, priviledges and uthers foirsaidis, with ane dissolutione of all from the croun and patrimony therof and fra the archbeshoprike of Saint Androwes and all other benefices whatsoevir wherwnto they perteened or ware annexit to of befor, and erecting all in ane haill and frie barrony to be callit the barrony of Auchterstruther, to be holdine of the kingis majestie and successoures for payment of the dewties conteyned in the former and last infeftment thairof made be the late archbeshope of Saint Androwes to the said Johne, lord Lindesay thairwpoun, in maner specified in the said signatour, in all and sindrie heidis, poyntes, articles, clauss and circumstances therof; and willis and grantes and, for his majestie and his successoures, with consent of the estates of parliament, decernes and ordeanes that this present confirmatione is and shall be of alse great availl, force, strenth and effecte to the said Johne, lord Lindesay and his foirsaidis, as if the foirsaid signatour wer word be word exprest herein and als as if the chartour, precept and instrument of seasing to fallow wpoun the same wer also insert heirin, quhairanent and withall that may fallow therwpoun, his majestie and estates of parliament hes dispensit and be ther presentes dispenses for evir. And farder, hes dissolved and be thir presents dissolves the foirsaidis landis, barrony, offices and otheres respective conteened in the said signatour from his majesties croune and patrimony therof and fra the said lait archbeshoprike of St Androwes and fra all other benefices quhatsomevir wherwnto the samene perteened or was annexit to of before, to the effect the foirsaids landis, barrony, offices and wtheres respective abovespecified conteened in the foirsaid signatour and infeftment to fallow therwpoun may remaine with the said Johne, lord Lindesay and his foirsaids, heritablie and irredeemablie holdine of his majestie and his successoures, for payment of the dewties conteyned in the said signatour in all tymecomeing.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Ratificatione to the burghe of Kirkcudbrighte

Our soverane lord, with advyce of the estates of this present parliament, considering the good, true and thankfull service done to his majestie and his most noble progenitoures by the proveist, baillies, counsell and commontie of the burghe of Kirkcudbright and ther predicessoures in all tyme bygone, hes ratified and approvine and, be thir presentes, ratifies and approves the chartour and infeftment granted be his majestie to the saidis proveistes, baillies, counsell and commontie of the said burghe of Kirkecudbrighte and ther successoures, conteaneing therin not onlie ane ratificatione of ane chartor and infeftment granted be umquhill King James the Second of worthie memorie to the said burghe of Kirkecudebrighte, of the liberties and priviledges therof, with power to buy and sell lane, skyne, hydis and all other kynd of merchandyce, and to have within the samene all craftsmen belonging to ane free burghe, with croce, trone, mercate and ane mercat day weekly one the Sabbath day and publict faires yeerlie at the feist of Michallmes for evir, with certane landis, fishingis, mylnes, multores, sequelles, courtes, wnlawes, proffittes, dewties, liberties, priviledges and consuetudis belonging to the said burghe als freelie as the burgess of the samene burghe stood infefte be his majesties predicessoures thairintill and hes beene in use and possessione therof at any time bygane, quhilke infeftment is daited at Pearth, the tuentie sext day of October 1466 yeires; togidder with ane chartour and infeftment of few ferme granted be King James the Fourt of woorthie memorie to the saidis proveist, counsell, baillies and commontie of the said burghe of Kirkecudbright and ther successoures of all and haill the lands callit the Castlemaynes of Kirkecudbright, extending to ane fourtie shilling land, in maner specified in his majesties rentall thairof lyand neir the said burghe, with the stewartrie of Kirkecudbrighe and shereffdome of Dumfries, quhilke chartor is daited at Edinburghe, the tuentie sext of Februar 1509 yeirs and of the kingis rigne the tuentie tuo yeir, with the precept and instrument of seasing falloweing thairwpoun, bot alse conteyneing thairin ane new dispositione to the saidis proveist, baillies, counsell and commontie of the said burghe of Kirkecudbright and thair successoures off all and haill the samene burghe of Kirkecudbright, ground and haill boundis within the boundis and merches thairof wsit and wont, and quhairof they and thair predicessoures hes bene in possessione at ony tyme bygone, with croce, merkat, weeklie mercat day, faires and trone foirsaid; and of all and haill the saidis landis callit Castlemaynes of Kirkecudbright and ther pertinentes, withall and sindrie customes and burgall fermes and dewties of the said burghe and landis abovespecified, and with all liberties, priviledges, commodities, immunities, mylnes, multors, sequelles, tolles, customes, possessiones, courtes, wnlawes and otheres foirsaidis, with power to make and creat burgess within the said burghe, and with all other liberties and priviledges conteyned in the said infeftment or whatsoevir other infeftmentes made to them of before, quhilkis are holdine as exprest in the said chartour, and als with power to them to keepe ane weeklie mercate day ather wpoun Frayday or Satirday as they shall thinke expedient, with tuo free faires in the yeere, ane therofe at Michaellmes for the space of eight dayes, and the other fair one the first of May, callit Beltane Fair, for the space of other eight dayes; with power lykewayes to them yeerlie at the feist of Michallmes to elect and create ane proveist, tuo baillies, ane thesaurer, deacones of craftes, officeres and otheres memberes necessar within the said burghe for governeing of the same, and to keepe and hold courtes as any other burghe royall uses to doe, with all other priviledges and liberties in maner specified in the said chartour; and sicklyke conteeneing ane unioune and annexatione therin of the saidis landis of Castlemaynes of Kirkecudbright with all other landis wherof they have bene in possessione, with the small customes, tolles and casualities of the said mercat faires and trone to the said burghe liberties and incorporatione therof, with power to take seasing at the said mercat croce of Kirkecudbright for all, to be holdinie of our soverane lord and his successouris in frie burghe royall, fewferme, fie and heritadge forevir, as in the said infeftment conteaneing the said ratificatione, new dispositione and unione abovespecified wnder his majesties great seale of the dait at Halyrudhous, the tuentie day of Julii 1533 yeers, at mair lenth is conteaned, togidder with the precept and instrument of seasing falloueing therwpoun, and withall other infeftmentes, chartours, seasingis and other rightes, tytles, and secureties quhatsomevir made and granted be his majestie or any of his majesties most noble progenitoures in favoures of the saidis proveist, baillies, counsell and commontie of the said burghe of Kirkecudbrighe, of all and haill the samene burghe and haill landis therof, foirsaidis liberties, privilidges and casualities of the same, and wtheres abovespecified perteaneing and belonging therto in any tyme bygone preceding the dait heirof, in the haill heidis, articles, clauss, conditiones and circumstances whatsomevir specified and conteyned in the saidis chartoures, infeftmentes and seasingis respective abovespecified, with all that hes fallowit or may fallow therupon, saiffand and reserveand allwayes to our said soverane lord and his successoures rightes, service and few dewties aucht and wont to his hienes and his predicessoures of the saidis burghe, landis, priviledges and liberties therof and to ther foirsaidis befor this present ratificatione. Attoure, his majestie and estates foirsaidis willis and grantes and for them and ther successoures decernes and ordeanes that the foirsaid chartour and infeftment and seasing foirsaid falloweing therwpoun, and remanent other chartoures, seasingis and rightes respective abovespecified, with this present ratificatione therof, are and shall be good, valied and sufficient rightes and securities to the saidis proveist, baillies, counsell and commontie of the said burghe of Kirkecudbright and ther successoures for bruiking and joysing the samene burghe and haill landis, liberties, priviledges and casualities therof and otheres abovespecified perteyneing and belonging therto in all tymecomeing bot stope or impediment, and als that this present ratificatione and generallity therof shall be alse valied, effectuall and sufficient to the saidis proveist, baillies, counsell and commontie of the said burghe and ther successoures for that effect, as if the saidis chartoures, infeftmentes and seasing foirsaid fallowing therwpon, and all other chartours, infeftmentes, seasingis and reightes respective above rehearsed war at lenth word be word insert heirin, anent the quhilke and generalitie thairof, and all inconvenientes that may fallow therwpone, as alse withall other objectiones and imperfectiones (if any be) which may be opponit or alledged againes the validitie or invaliditie of the samene infeftmentes, seasingis or others rightes foirsaidis, or of this present ratificatione therof, his majestie and estates foirsaidis hes dispensed and dispenses be thir presents.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Ratificatione to James Sinclaire of Skallaway

Our soverane lord and estates of parliament ratifies and approves to and in favoures of James Sinclaire of Skallaway, his aires and assigneyes the chartour made and granted be his hienes umquhill darrest father of worthie memorie to umquhill Williame Sinclaire of Wzea, youngest of the three sones of umquhile Oliver Sinclaire of Brew, his aires and assigneyes heritablie, of all and sindrie the landis wnderwrittin, viz: the landis of Tegone, Kirkehous, Grobbeisnes, Clovagarth, Binstay, Weddirstay, Husda, Burrafirth, Lewning, Grmiziefirth, Dowray, Widlone, Skewerie, Neip, Sandsoull, Cloudoun, Sandwicke, Westerhous, Shawe, Simbuster, Brutes, Bastay, Wassay, Awicke, Houland, Papell, Grimassetter, Kirkabusta, Gossobrughe, Sandweeke in West Zell, Bigsetter, Salafirth, Guitshoir, Estergairth, Rasfirrd, Skaw, Wtterskaw, Wnderhoule, Bound, Collwassetter, Scletoun, Rannagowe, Ballyeista, Gunziasetter, Underhouse, Boddin, Daill, Sandwicke, Crosbister, Wnderhoule, Wenstricke, Moulay, Scowlay, Still, Midgairth, Papell, Torvell, Gairthe, Cloudoun, Setter, Houstaine, Clovocasetter, Vezea, Baltay, Southhous, Russetter, Houbie, Tostinstrand, Woodbustay, Aith, Clate, Griddillstay, Chaildernes, Daill, Houland, Boroland, Easterhouse, Storniefirth, Haggaistay, Northmuscoise, Southmuscoise, Tomling, Sand, Onyyiafirth, Reerweck and otheres mentionat in the said chairtour, extending to the particular merke landis enumerat in the said chairtour, haveing the wthere speciall designationes thairinmentionat, with all and sindrie thair parts, pendicles and pertinentis lyand within the parochines of Dalting, Nesting, Louhairsay, Yell, Unst, Fecler, Quhytnes, Wersdaill, Aithsting, Sandsting and Dunrosnese, within the shereffdome of Orknay and fowerie of Zetland, quhilks landis perteaned of before to the said umquhill Williame Sinclaire heritablie be the raite and laudable wse of the said cuntrie of Orknay, Zetland and of new disponed to him be the said chairtour, as being in his majesties handis as superiour of the said cuntrie in maner specified in the said chairtour, whilke is of the dait the fyfte day of Merche 1578 yeires. And sicklyke ratifiand and approveand the chartour granted be our soverane lord that now rignes, with advyse and consent of his hienes thesaureres, comptrolleres and collectoures principall and deputie and remanent lordis, his hienes commissioneres, to the said James Sinclaire of Scalloway, his aires and assigneyes whatsomevir heritablie, off all and sindrie the saidis landis and otheres conteened in the said former chartour, quhilkes perteaned of befor to the said Williame Sinclaire of Wzea, and whilkis war laufullie apprysed at the instance of the said James Sinclaire fra Francis Sinclaire of Wzea, as sone and lauchfullie and speciallie chairged to enter air to the said umquhile William Sinclaire, his father, conforme to the act of parliament, in payment and satisfactione of certane soumes of money adebted be the said Frances to him in maner specified in the apprysing deduced therwpon and as is mentionat in the said chartour, conteyneing ane unione of the saidis landis and otheres therinconteyned in ane haill and frie tennendrie callit the tennendrie of Wzea, in maner and to the effect mentionat in the said chartour, whilke is wnder his hienes great seale of the dait the sext day of Merch jM vjC tuentie sevine yeeres. As alse ratifies and approves the lettir of take made be umquhill James Hay, viccar of Unst, with advyse of the beshope of Orknay for the tyme, proveist, channone and chapter of the said kirke to umquhill Arthure Sinclaire of Aith and Margaret Collvill, his spous, parentes of the said James, the langest liver of them tuo, and to thair aires thairinmentionat dureing ane aires lyftyme and for the space of nynteene yeeres therefter, off all and haill the viccarage of Unst and otheres teyndis therinspecified belonging to the said viccarage usit and wont for the yeerlie payment of sexscoire pundis, with the exceptioune and reservatione conteyned in the said take, quhilk take is of the dait the third and last dayes of Apryle 1587 yeeres; and the lettires of dispositione made be the said umquhill Arthure Sinclaire of Aith and Margaret Collvill, his spous, with consent of umquhill Laurenc Sinclaire, ther eldest laufall sone and appeirand air to the said James Sinclaire of the said take, off the dait the fourteene day of August 1611 and first day of September 1612 yeeres, with the decreet conforme obteened therwpoun. As als ratifies and approves the chartour of confirmatione granted be his majesties umquhill father of worthie memorie wnder the great seale of the dait the sevinteine of October 1600 yeeres, thairby ratifieand and approveand and for his hienes and his successoures perpetuallie confirmeand the chartour made and granted be umquhill Patrike Chayne of Esilmounth to the said umquhill Arthure Sinclaire of Aith, his aires and assigneyes of certane landis therinconteyned, lyand within the parochine of Tingwall and lordshipe of Zetland, in the firme land as for the principall, and in speciall warrandyce therof, off all and haill tuo pleughe gaites of landis off the toune and lands of Taerties, with the pertinentes, lyand within the parochine of Logybuchane and shereffdome of Aberdeene, and the chairtour and dispositione mad be the said umquhill Arthure Sinclaire of Aith to the said James Sinclaire, his aires and assigneyes of the saidis landis abowewrittin, principall and warrandyce, disponed to him be the said umquhill Patrike Chayne in maner specified in the said chairtour and dispositione, quhilke is of the dait the ellevint day of August 1606 yeers, with the haill preceptes and seasingis fallowing wpoun the saidis chairtores and ilke ane of theme. As alse ratifies and approves the wther right and dispositione made be wmquhill Patrike, erle of Orknay to the said wmquhill Arthure Sinclaire, his aires and assigneyes, off all and haill the landis of Fluagarth, Sandavo, Seller, Burravo and Skalloway, and ther pertinents, lyand within the parochines of Northmavine and Tingwall within the said cuntrie and fowedrie of Zetland and shereffdome of Orknay and Zetland, for and in excambione of the landis and ile of Trondray perteening of befor to the said umquhill Arthure Sinclaire in wdaill, and disponit be him to the said umquhill Erle of Orknay, togidder with the right and dispositione of the samene made be the said umquhill Arthure to the said James Sinclaire and his aires. And alse ratifies and approves all otheres infeftmentes, rightes, tytles and securities made and granted be whatsomevir persone or persones to the said James Sinclaire and his foirsaidis of whatsomevir landis and possessiones lyand within the parochines of Tingwall, Cunisburghe, Quatnes, Weisdaill, Aithsting, Sandsting, Northmavine, the ile and parochine of Zell and yle and parochine of Wnst of whatsomevir daites, tennour or contentes the samene be of in all and sindrie the heidis, poyntis, clauss, articles, circumstances and conditions therinconteened and efter the formes and tennours therof in all poyntes. And our said soverane lord, with advyse and consent foirsaid, willes and grantes and, for his hienes and his successoures, decernes and ordeanes that this present ratificatione of the saidis rightes speciallie and generallie abovewrittin is and shall be als effectuall and sufficient and of als great force, strenth and effecte to the said James Sinclaire, his aires and assigneyes for bruiking of the foirsaidis landis, teyndis and otheres abovewrittin, conforme to the foirsaidis rightes, as if the saidis haill writtis wer all at lenth et per expressum de verbo in verbum heerin speciallie exprest, ingrost and insert, notwithstanding that the samene be not sua done, quhairanent, and with all otheres defectes and imperfectiones which may be proponit or alledged againes the saidis rights or any of them and validitie of the samene, or this present ratificatione thairof, our said soverane lord and estates of parliament hes dispensit and be thir presentes dispenses for evir, and findis and declaires the saidis writtis and evidentes to be good rightes quhairby the saidis James and his foirsaidis may bruike the saidis landis and viccarage teyndis therinconteyned, conforme to the tennours of the saidis rightes and to the lawes of this realme intymecomeing.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Ratificatione to Williame Maxwell of Kirkehouse

Our soverane lord, with advyse and consent of the estates of this present parliament, be thir presentes, ratifies and approves the infeftment wnder the great seale mad be his majesties wmquhill darrest father, with advyse and consent of his comptroller and generall collectour of his majesties new augmentationes for the tyme, therinnominat to his hienes lovit Williame Maxwell of Kirkehous therinspecified heritablie, of all and haill the landis of Justing Leyes, with medowes, pairtes, pendicles and pertinentes of the same, the kirklandis of Kirkepatrike Fleming extending to ten aikeres of land, togidder with the advocatione, donatione and right of patronage of the kirke and haill viccarage of the paroche kirke of Kirkebene, with the teyndis, fruites, rentes and emolumentes whatasomevir perteyneing and belonging to the said viccarage, all lyand within the stewartrie of Kirkecudbright and shereffdome of Drumfreis, with the precept and instrument of seasing falloweing therwpoun, and the act of parliament made in the parliament holdine at Edinburghe, the fourt day of August 1621 yeeres, ratifieing the said chartour wnder the great seale in all poyntes, articles and clauss therinconteend, efter the formes and tennors therof, and declaires, statutes and ordeanes that this present ratificatione of the chartor, precept, instrument of seasing and act of parliament abovementionat is and shall be alse valied in all respectes as if the samene chartor, precept, instrument of seasing and act of parliament abovespecified were at lenth and word be word insert and ingrossit heirintill, dispensand heerby with the not inserting therof. And sicklyke his majestie, with advyse and consent foirsaid, findis, declares, statutes and ordeanes that the said chartour, precept and instrument of seasing falloweing therwpon, and the former ratificatione therof in parliament, and this present new ratificatione of the samene, are and shall be sufficient, valide and laufull rightes and securities to the said Williame Maxwell and his foirsaidis for the peaceable bruikeing and joysing in all tymecomeing of the landis, teyndis, patronages and otheres abovespecified thairinconteyned, conforme to the said chairtour and for payment of the duetie thairinconteint, notwithstanding of his majesties revocatione, ratificatione therof in this present parliament and all other lawes, statutes and constitutiones made or to be made in the contrair, quhairanent his majestie, with advyse and consent foirsaid, dispenses in that pairt for evir.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Ratificatione to the Laird of Greenoke

Our soverane lord, with advyse and consent of the three estates of this present parliament, ratifies, approves and for his hienes and his successores perpetuallie confirmes the chartour and infeftment made and granted be our said soverane lord, for himselfe and as father and laufall tutour, administratour and governour of the law to his hienes darrest sone Charles, Prince of Scotland and Wailles, Duke of Rothsay, Albany, Cornewall and Yorke, superiour of the landis wnderwrittin, to his hienes lovit Johne Shawe of Greenocke and Heleene Houstoune, his spous, and longest liver of them tuo, in conjunctfie, and the aires maill laufullie procreat or to be procreat betuix them, quhilks failyieing, to the said Johne Shawe, his aires maill and assigneyes whatsomever heritably, off all and haill the landis of Wester Greenocke Shaw with the old castle steid, castle, toure and fortalice and maner place, new built boundis, places, orchyairdis and yairdis of the samene, with the mylne therof and ther pertinentes whatsomevir; and of all and haill ane anuallrent of fiftie shillingis yeerlie to be wplifted and tane at tuo termes in the yeer, Whitsonday and Mertimes in winter, be equall portiones, forth of all and haill the landis of Johnestoune, with the pertinentes, lyand within the shereffdome of Renfrew; and sicklyke of all and haill the landis of Drumelling and Spango Cunyngham, with the woodis of the samene, and that pairt of the mylne of Spango, mylelandis, astricted multores and otheres multores therof, with all and sindrie the pertinents, except the three shilling, four penny land of the saidis lands lyand one the eist pairt of the landis and messuage some tyme occupyed and possest be Johne Ewing, all lyand within the said shereffdome of Renfrew, quhilke infeftment is granted wpoun the said Johne Shaw, his resignatione; togidder lykewayes with the new gifte and donatione therinconteyned made and granted be our said soverane lord, for himselfe and as father and administratour to his hienes said darrest sone, the prince, with consent of his hienes principall thesaurer and thesaurer deput within this kingdome of Scotland for the tyme, to the said Johne Shawe, his spouse and there foirsaidis, off the landis and otheres particularlie abovespecified with the new erectione conteened in the said chartor to the said Johne Shawe, his spous and ther foirsaidis off the toune or village of Greenocke in ane free burghe of barrony, to be callit now and in all tymecomeing the burghe of Greenocke, with all priviledgs, liberties and immunities at lenth mentionat and conteaned in the said chartor to be holdine of his hienes said darrest sone Charles, prince and stewart of Scotland, and his successoures, in fie and heritadge and frie barrony for evir for service of waird and releeffe, as the said chartor wnder his hienes great seale of the dait at Greenewitch, the fyfte day of Junii the yeere of God jM vjC threttie fyve yeeres at mair lenth beeres; with the precept of seasing fallowing wpoun the said chartor wnder his hienes quarter seale of the dait of the said chartour, togidder also with the instrument of seasing falloweing wpoun the said precept givine to the saidis Johne Shawe and his spous of the landis and otheres foirsaidis off the dait the nynt day of September the said yeere of God jM vjC threttie fyve yeires under the note and subscriptione of Thomas Nivine, notare publict, in all and sindrie the heedis, poyntes, clauss, articles, circumstances and conditiones conteened in the saidis chartor, precept of seasing falloweing therwpoun and seasing fallowing wpoun the samene, and eftir the formes and tennours therof in all poyntes, to have bene from the begining, to be now and in all tymecomeing good, valied and sufficient evidentes and securities, conforme to the tennours therof, to the saidis Johne Shawe, his spouse and ther foirsaidis for ther heritable and peaceable bruiking, joysing and possessing of the foirnamed landis and otheres particularlie abovespecified, with the pertinentes therinconteened perpetuallie in all tymecomeing, as ther owne proper heritadge, conforme to ther saidis rightes therof heirby ratified in all poyntes intymecomeing as said is. And declaires this present ratificatione to be alse valied and effectuall as if the foirsaid chartour, precept and instrument of seasing war word be word insert heirintill, allbeit the samene be not sua done, quhairanent our soverane lord and estates of parliament hes dispensed and heirby dispenses for evir.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Ratificatione to the burghe of Lauder

Our soverane lord, with advyse and consent of the estates of parliament, considering that the burghe of Lauder is the speciall and heede burghe within the bailliarie of Lauderdaill and shereffdome of Berwicke, and that ther is great quantities of nolt, sheepe, wooll and wther bestiall to be sold within the said bailliarie and shereffdome, and that one of the dayes appoynted for holding of one of there faires is altogider wnproffitable in respect of the shortnes of the day, foulnes of the weather that uses to be at that tyme, deepnes of the soyle and greatnes of the water of Leidder runeing neir the said burghe, whilke hinderes both the bestiall and goodis thane to be transported to and from the said burghe, and the leiges and people to come and goe therto (without great hazard), sua that the inhabitantes, not onlie of the said burghe, bot also of the whole shereffdome and boundis round aboute and otheres haveand to doe in the faires therof, greatlie desyres and hes earnestlie supplicat his majestie and his hienes commissioneres and estates of parliament that there be ane faire and mercat holdine and keeped in the said burghe of Lauder upoun the tuentie tuo day of July, callit Sanct Magdalene hir day, being in the middest of sommer quhen the bestiall, nolt, sheep, woole and otheres merchandyce of that kynd which ar verie plentifull and aboundis in these pairtes are at best, and may most commodiouslie be transported to and from the said burghe, and when the people may most convenientlie and saiflie repaire therto to sell and buy, and without danger of the wateres lyand therabout, quhilke his majestie and estates of parliament hes thought reassonable and meete. Therfore his majestie and estates of parliament hes givine and be thir presentes gives and grantes to the baillies, counsell, burgess and inhabitantes of the said burghe of Lauder and ther successoures ane mercate and faire to bee holdine and keeped be them in the said burghe of Lauder wpoun the tuentie tuo day of Julii, callit Sanct Magdalene hir day, and to continowe for eight dayes therefter (as use is) yeerlie and perpetuallie in all tymecomeing; and therwith gives and grantes to them and ther successours all tolles, customes, priviledges, immunities and liberties perteaneing to ane frie fair of ane frie burghe royall, to be bruikit, joysit, holdine and usit be the saidis baillies and commountie of the said burghe and ther successoures sicklyke as any other burghe royall within this kingdome bruikes, holdis and uses the lyke faire and mercate and liberties therof therintill for evir. And our soverane lord ordeanes ane infeftment and gifte (if need bees) to be past wpoun the foirsaid fair or mercat yeerly to be holdine as said is, and liberties thairof, toole, customes, priviledges and immunities therof to and in favoures of the saidis baillies, counsell and commountie of the said burghe of Lauder and ther successoures ather (per se) or to be conteaned in any infeftment, gifte or signatour to be past in ther favoures. And in the meanetyme ordeanes this present act to be ane sufficient and laufall warrand to the saidis baillies, counsell, burgess and commontie of the said burghe and ther successoures for bruikeing and holding of the said mercat and fair the tyme foirsaid yeerlie, and that for wptakeing of the saids customes, toolles and dueties therof, and for useing all other liberties and priviledges perteaneing thairto in maner foirsaid ay and while the foirsaid infeftment, gifte or signatour be past or exped be his hienes or his successoures to them therwpon, wnder his hienes great seale in due forme, notwithstanding that the samene be not conteenit in any suche gifte or infeftment granted to them thereupon; quhairanent his majestie and estates of parliament dispenses be thir presentes, and declaires and ordeanes that this present mercate, fair, libertie and priviledge therof heerby granted shall be but prejudice to the saidis baillies, counsell and commountie of the said burghe and ther successoures anent the holding and bruiking of all former faires and mercates granted to them and ther predicessoures at any tyme bygone and wherof they are in possessione. It being allwayes declaired that thir presentes nor no clause therof shall be prejudiciall to the heritable reight of bailliarie of Lauderdaill perteaneing to the Erle of Lauderdaill, his aires and successoures, nor to no priviledges, liberties or immunities perteaneing to the said heritable bailliarie within the said fair or any other faires within the samene.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets. Back
  56. NAS, PA2/22, f.213v-214v. Back
  57. NAS, PA2/22, f.214v-215r. Back
  58. NAS, PA2/22, f.215v-216r. Back
  59. NAS, PA2/22, f.216r-216v. Back
  60. NAS, PA2/22, f.217r-218r. Back
  61. Followed by 'jM 4C fiftie fyve yeirs and of the kingis regne the nynt l. nyntein] yeir with the preceptis and instrument of sessing following thairupone. And quhilk chartour is dewlie transumed under the signe and subscriptione of Bryse Stewart, notar publick, of the dait at the fraterniteis chappell of Kirkudbright, the threttene day of Februar' in square brackets in APS. This is taken from the original warrant at NAS, PA6/6, '17 November 1641'. Back
  62. 'at the said mercate croce of Kirkecudbright' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  63. NAS, PA2/22, f.218r-219v. Back
  64. Various lands are stated more than once in the list, for example 'Sandwicke', 'Houland', 'Wnderhoule', 'Papell', 'Cloudoun' and 'Daill'. Back
  65. NAS, PA2/22, f.220r. Back
  66. NAS, PA2/22, f.220v-221r. Back
  67. NAS, PA2/22, f.221r-222r. Back
  68. NAS, PA2/22, f.222r-222v. Back
  69. NAS, PA2/22, f.222v-223v. Back
  70. 'generall' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  71. NAS, PA2/22, f.223v-224r. Back
  72. APS suggests 'Creheide' in square brackets. Back
  73. NAS, PA2/22, f.224r-224v. Back
  74. The word 'hes' is repeated in the manuscript. Back
  75. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r. Back
  76. NAS, PA2/22, f.225r-226r. Back
  77. NAS, PA2/22, f.226r-226v. Back
  78. 'Carnock' has been inserted but scored through by the clerk. Back
  79. NAS, PA2/22, f.226v-227v. Back
  80. NAS, PA2/22, f.227v-228r. Back
  81. APS suggests 'Februar' in square brackets. Back
  82. NAS, PA2/22, f.228v-229v. Back
  83. Followed by 'and estaits' in square brackets in APS. Back
  84. NAS, PA2/22, f.230r-231r. Back
Act in favoures of the burghe of Jedburghe

Our soverane lord, with advyse and consent of the estats of this present parliament, considering that the burghe of Jedburghe hes onlie the priviledge of ane fair in the yeir, and that it is verie necessar and will contribute and conduce much to the weell and proffite of the cuntrie and of his majesties subjectes in these parts aboute iff the said burghe hade the priviledge of other tuo faires yeerlie for the saille of ther goodis and cattell, in respect of the great multitude of goodis and cattell in the borderes and these pairtes of the cuntrie nixt adjacent to the said burghe, therfore our said soverane lord and estates of parliament gives, grantes and dispones to the proveist and baillies, counsell and commontie of the said burghe of Jedburghe and ther successoures, provoists, baillies, counsell and commountie thairof all and haill the priviledge and libertie of other tuo faires yeerly to be holdine at the said burghe of Jedburghe within the bounds of any pairt of the landis and liberties therof wher they shall thinke most expedient, the one therof to be holdine upoun the fyfeteene day of August, callit the First Lady Day, and the other to he holdine wpoun the fourt day of November, callit Saintleonardis Day. Lykeas his majestie, with advyse and consent foirsaid, gives, grantes and dispones to the said burghe, counsell and commontie therof, and ther successoures, all priviledges, customes, great and small, and otheres dueties whatsomevir perteaneing to ane free fair, with full poure to theme to uplifte and receive the customes of the saidis faires, and therwpoun to dispone at ther pleasoure and to doe, exerce and enjoy all liberties and priviledges in the saidis faires sicklyke and alse freelie in all respectes as they have exerced or enjoyed in ther former faires, or as they or any other burghe of this kingdome haveand the power and priviledge of free faires hes exerced or enjoyed, or may exerce or enjoy, the samene in any tyme bygone or to come. And ordeanes this present act to be alse valied to the said burghe of Jedburghe for ther priviledge of tuo faires as if the samene wer past his majesties seales be way of signatour, quhairanent his majestie, with consent foirsaid, hes dispensit and be thir presentes, with advyse and consent foirsaid, dispenses for evir.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/22, f.199r-199v. Back
  3. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v. Back
  4. NAS, PA2/22, f.199v-200r. Back
  5. 'and threttie' inserted in APS. Back
  6. NAS, PA2/22, f.200r. Back
  7. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  8. NAS, PA2/22, f.200v. Back
  9. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  10. NAS, PA2/22, f.201r. Back
  11. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  12. NAS, PA2/22, f.201v. Back
  13. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  14. Sic. '1638' repeated, possibly in error for 1639. Back
  15. NAS, PA2/22, f.202r. Back
  16. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  17. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  18. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v. Back
  19. NAS, PA2/22, f.202v-203r. Back
  20. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  21. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  22. NAS, PA2/22, f.203r. Back
  23. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v. Back
  24. NAS, PA2/22, f.203v-205r. Back
  25. In the manuscript Wigtown's name is followed by the letter 'K'. Possibly the clerk had begun to write 'Kinghorne' on the same line. Back
  26. John Lindsay had been created Earl of Lindsay in May 1633, thus is mistakenly placed in this section of the sederunt. Back
  27. NAS, PA2/22, f.205r-205v. Back
  28. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v. Back
  29. NAS, PA2/22, f.205v-206r. Back
  30. NAS, PA2/22, f.206r-206v. Back
  31. NAS, PA2/22, f.206v-207r. Back
  32. APS interpolation, taken from the printed act in The Acts made in the Second Parliament of our most high and dread sovereign Charles, by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. Holden at Edinburgh in the severall Sessions thereof, according to the dates therein mentioned (Edinburgh, 1641), p.157. Back
  33. NAS, PA2/22, f.207r. Back
  34. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  35. NAS, PA2/22, f.207v. Back
  36. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  37. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  38. Instead of 'keeperes up and withholders or have', APS inserts 'keeps wp and withholds or hes' in square brackets. Back
  39. NAS, PA2/22, f.208r. Back
  40. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v. Back
  41. NAS, PA2/22, f.208v-209r. Back
  42. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  43. NAS, PA2/22, f.209r. Back
  44. NAS, PA2/22, f.209v-210r. Back
  45. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r. Back
  46. NAS, PA2/22, f.210r-210v. Back
  47. NAS, PA2/22, f.210v. Back
  48. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  49. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r. Back
  50. NAS, PA2/22, f.211r-211v. Back
  51. NAS, PA2/22, f.212r. Back
  52. Followed by half a blank page in the manuscript. Back
  53. NAS, PA2/22, f.212v-213r. Back
  54. NAS, PA2/22, f.213r-213v. Back
  55. APS suggests 'Filmure' in square brackets.