Prior of Fyvie

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The Prior of Fyvie (later Commendator of Fyvie) was the head of the medieval Tironensian monastic community of Fyvie Priory, located in modern Aberdeenshire, Scotland. The following is a list of priors and commendators:

List of priors[edit]

  •  ?
  • Neso, 1312
  •  ?
  • Albertinus, 1323-1325
  •  ?
  • John Fewir, 1362
  • Patrick de Infirmiterio, 1362-1364
  •  ?
  • John Geby, 1371-1384
  •  ?
  • John Scot, 1395
  •  ?
  • John de St Andreas, 1425-1450
  • Malcolm Brydy, 1450-1455 x 1456[1]
  • Alexander Mason, 1459-1508
  • Robert Cuby, 1461
  • George Hepburn, 1507-1513

List of Commendators[edit]

  • Thomas Nudry, 1516
  •  ?
  • Thomas Currour, 1529-1531
  • David Betoun, 1531
  •  ?

Notes[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Watt, D.E.R. & Shead, N.F. (eds.), The Heads of Religious Houses in Scotland from the 12th to the 16th Centuries, The Scottish Records Society, New Series, Volume 24, (Edinburgh, 2001), pp. 85–6

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