Rolls concerning the Descendants of Robert de Brus and Gisburn Priory
Rolls giving the descendants of Robert de Brus (d. 1141) as patrons of Gisburn priory, Yorkshire, c. 1470, and relating to the rights of the hospital of St. Peter, York, 16th century.
- [c. 1470], 16th cent.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Pedigree Rolls 33].
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MSS. Pedigree Rolls 33-4
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 12975
Biographical / Historical
Robert de Brus [Bruce] (d. 1141) was the son of Robert I, and companion of David I of Scotland at the Court of Henry I. His two sons were Adam, and Robert de Brus III (fl. ?1138-1189). See the Dictionary of National Biography for further details.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 52309-10.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought by the Library; Sotheby's, 21 Oct. 1920 (Sir William H. Ingilby sale), lots 28-9.
- Rolls concerning the Descendants of Robert de Brus and Gisburn Priory
- Susan Thomas
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