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Register 9A (1317-1340)  
1 .  Register 9A f.326 (verso) entry 2
Entry Type: Mandate, Monition
Section Type: Archdeaconry of the East Riding
Summary: Mandate to the dean of Beverley for a monition to Joan de Ledes [Leeds], nun of St Clement's priory, York, who formed a dummy of her own body and pretended to be dead so that she could escape, to return to her house.
Subjects: Women, Nuns, Convents, Religious Houses, Female
References: Robinson, D. B. (ed.). 2011. The Register of William Melton, Archbishop of York, 1317-1340. VI. Canterbury and York Society 101, 17-18.
Dates: Document date: 1318/08/11 (certain)
People and Groups: House: York, St Clement Priory, Benedictine (priory)
Places: Place of dating: Cawood, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (none given)
2 .  Register 9A f.288 (verso) entry 1
Entry Type: Letter/s, Request
Section Type: Archdeaconry of Cleveland
Summary: Letter to the prioress and convent of Nun Monkton requesting them to receive Joan de Toucotes and Joan de Blaunkfrount, nuns of Moxby (Molseby), dispersed from their house.
Subjects: Religious Houses, Female, Prioresses, Nuns, Women
References: Robinson, D. B. (ed.). 1978. The Register of William Melton, Archbishop of York, 1317-1340. II. Canterbury and York Society, 71, 84; Raine, J. (ed.). 1873. Historical papers and letters from the northern registers. Rerum Britannicarum Medii Aevi Scriptores, 61, 319-323.
Dates: Document date: 1322/11/04 (uncertain); Note: The date appears to be written ij nov, but this is probably in error for ij nones nov.
Places: Place of dating: Bishopthorpe, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (none given)
3 .  Register 9A f.288 (verso) entry 2
Entry Type: Order, Letter/s
Section Type: Archdeaconry of Cleveland
Summary: Order to the prioress and convent of Monkton to admit Sabina de Apelgarth [Applegarth] and Margaret de Neusom [Newsham], nuns of Moxby, dispersed from their house, being excused from receiving Joan de Toucotes and Joan Blaunkfrount, also nuns of Moxby; with a memorandum similar letters to the prioress of Swine, for Alice de Barton, prioress of Moxby; to the prioress of Nun Appleton, for Joan de Barton and Joan de Toucotes; the prioress of Nunkeeling, for Agnes de Ampelford [Ampleforth] and Agnes de Jarkemull; and the prioress of Hampole, for Joan de Brotherton and Joan Blaunkfrount, nuns of Moxby.
Subjects: Religious Houses, Female, Nuns, Prioresses, Women
References: Robinson, D. B. (ed.). 1978. The Register of William Melton, Archbishop of York, 1317-1340. II. Canterbury and York Society, 71, 84.
Dates: Document date: 1322/11/17 (certain)
Places: Place of dating: Bishopthorpe, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (none given)
4 .  Register 9A f.300 (verso) entry 3
Entry Type: Confirmation, Mandate
Section Type: Archdeaconry of Cleveland
Summary: Confirmation to the nuns of Moxby of the election of Joan de Toucotes, nun of their house, as prioress and order to obey her.
Subjects: Women, Prioresses, Religious Houses, Female, Nuns
References: Robinson, D. B. (ed.). 1978. The Register of William Melton, Archbishop of York, 1317-1340. II. Canterbury and York Society, 71, 126.
Dates: Document date: 1328/03/26 (certain)
Places: Place of dating: Bishopthorpe, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (none given)
5 .  Register 9A f.279 (verso) entry 2
Entry Type: Memorandum
Section Type: Archdeaconry of Cleveland
Summary: Memorandum that Richer [de Ledes [Leeds]], vicar of Brafferton, was given a copy of the ordination of his vicarage, registered in the first part of the register of William de Grenefeld [William Greenfield, formerly archbishop of York].
References: Robinson, D. B. (ed.). 1978. The Register of William Melton, Archbishop of York, 1317-1340. II. Canterbury and York Society, 71, 58.
Dates: Document date: 1320/01/11 (certain)
Places: Place of dating: Cawood, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (none given)
6 .  Register 9A f.291 (verso) entry 3
Entry Type: Monition
Section Type: Archdeaconry of Cleveland
Summary: Monition to the prioress and convent of Rosedale to readmit Joan daughter of John de Dalton, fellow nun, whom they had expelled.
Subjects: Women, Religious Houses, Female, Nuns, Daughters
References: Robinson, D. B. (ed.). 1978. The Register of William Melton, Archbishop of York, 1317-1340. II. Canterbury and York Society, 71, 88-89.
Dates: Document date: 1323/06/04 (certain)
Places: Place of dating: Cawood, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (none given)
7 .  Register 9A f.319 (recto) entry 4
Entry Type: Union of rectory with vicarage, Letter/s
Section Type: Archdeaconry of Cleveland
Summary: Letters to William de Popilton [Poppleton], rector of Brafferton (Braferton), uniting the rectory of Brafferton with the vicarage of the rectory, following the resignation of Richer de Leedes [Leeds], the former vicar (details given).
Note: See confirmation of this union by Archbishop Thoresby in Register 11, folio 183r, entry dated 15 October 1365.
References: Robinson, D. B. (ed.). 1978. The Register of William Melton, Archbishop of York, 1317-1340. II. Canterbury and York Society, 71, 192.
Dates: Document date: 1337/03/12 (certain)
Places: Place of dating: Cawood, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (none given)
8 .  Register 9A f.327 (recto) entry 5
Entry Type: Mandate
Section Type: Archdeaconry of the East Riding
Summary: Mandate to the prioress and convent of Swine to show due reverence to Joan Moubray [Mowbray], kinswoman of Sir John de Moubray [Mowbray].
Subjects: Nuns, Prioresses, Women, Religious Houses, Female
Note: This is presumably the Joan Mowbray who resigned as prioress in 1309.
References: Robinson, D. B. (ed.). 2011. The Register of William Melton, Archbishop of York, 1317-1340. VI. Canterbury and York Society 101, 21-22.
Dates: Document date: 1318/11/03 (certain)
Places: Place of dating: Bishopthorpe, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (none given)
9 .  Register 9A f.276 (recto) entry 3
Entry Type: Mandate
Section Type: Archdeaconry of Cleveland
Summary: Mandate to the prioress and convent of Basedale to readmit Joan de Lelom, an apostate nun of the house, to continue to do penance.
Subjects: Nuns, Women, Religious Houses, Female, Prioresses
References: Robinson, D. B. (ed.). 1978. The Register of William Melton, Archbishop of York, 1317-1340. II. Canterbury and York Society, 71, 36-37.
Dates: Document date: 1319/02/23 (certain)
Places: Place of dating: Bishopthorpe, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (none given)
10 .  Register 9A f.284 (verso) entry 5
Entry Type: Mandate
Section Type: Archdeaconry of Cleveland
Summary: Mandate to the prioress and convent of Moxby (Molseby) to readmit Joan de Brotherton, a nun of the house, twice apostate, to do penance.
Subjects: Religious Houses, Female, Queens, Women, Nuns
Note: A memorandum in the margin states that Walter de Penbrige [Pembridge], staying with the Queen [Queen Isabella], afterwards made her pregnant.
References: Robinson, D. B. (ed.). 1978. The Register of William Melton, Archbishop of York, 1317-1340. II. Canterbury and York Society, 71, 75-76.
Dates: Document date: 1322/02/12 (certain)
Places: Place of dating: York, York City, York, England (none given)


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