Ratificatione to Sir Johne Seatone

Oure soverane lord, with advyse and consent of the estates of this present parliament, hes ratified and approvine and, be thir presentes, ratifies and approves the lettir of gifte granted be his majestie wnder his hienes privie seale, of the dait the [...] day of [...] jM vjC tuentie and eighte yeeres, to his hienes lovit and trustie servant Sir Johne Seatoune, knycht, dureing his lyftyme, off all and haill ane yeerlie pensione of tuo hundreth pund sterling money to be uplifted be him furth of the reddieste of his hienes rentes and casualities of this kingdome from his majesties thesaureres and receiveres; togidder with ane wther lettir of gifte past wnder the privie seale and granted be his majestie of the dait the tuelffe day of November jM vjC fourtie ane in favoures of the said Sir Johne Seatoune, ratifieing and approveing the gifte of pensione abovewrittin and of newe giveing and granting to the said Sir Johne dureing his said lyftyme the said yeerlie pensione of tuo hundreth pund sterling to be wplifted furth of his majesties rentes and casualities as said is yeerlie at the feestes of Candellmes and Lambes be equall portiones, the first termes payment therof beginand at Candellmes nixtocome, as the saidis tuo lettirs of gifte more fullie proportes, in all and sindrie the heeds, articles and clauss of the samene lettires of gifte respective; declaireing heerby that this present ratificatione is and shall be alse valied and sufficient to the said Sir Johne for receiveing and wplifting the said pensione dureing his said lyftyme as if the saidis giftes were herein at lenth de verbo in verbum mentioned and conteaned, notwithstanding the samene are not ingrossit and insert heerintill, anent the whilke, and all faultes and imperfectiones of the saidis giftes or that any wayes may be objected againes the same, his majestie, for his hienes and his successoures, hes dispensit and, be thir presentes, with advys and consent of the saidis estates of parliament, dispenses for now and evir.

  1. NAS, PA2/22, f.260r-260v.