Scheme of the distribuition of missionaries over Scotland, [1681], [Rome]

Title

Scheme of the distribuition of missionaries over Scotland, [1681], [Rome]

Subject

Jesuits
Scotland
Visitation

Description

Scheme of the distribution of missionaries over Scotland made by PF secretary, [Edoardo Cibo] and the visitor to Scotland [Alexander Lesley]. In the province of Galloway there is one secular priest and two Jesuits. In the province of Clydesdale there is also one secular priest. In the province of Aberdeen there is a secular priest who also serves in The Mearns, and in Marr there is one secular priest. In 'Brȩmaria' [Breadalbane?] there is one Jesuits, as with 'Gariotha' [Garioch?], in Strathbogie there is one secular priest, and the same goes for Buchan. In Banff there is one secular priest, which is the same as 'Glenlivetta' [The Glenkens?] and Stratdon, where there is also only one secular priest. As for the mountains, there is one secular priest in 'Kaintyria' [Kintyre?] who serves at 'Caia,' and in Moidart there is one secular priest. In Loch Ness there is one secular priest that works at Knoydart, in 'Glenghecia' there is also one secular priest, and for 'Glenvicchia', 'Arasaica' and 'Morarese' [Moray?] there is only one secular priest. For Stratglassia, Glen Urqharta and Glen Moriston there is also one secular priest. In the Aird and other districts there is one secular priest. In 'Rossia' and 'Assinsiria' there is one secular priest. For the islands, there is one secular priest for Eigg, Rùm, Skye, another one serves at Canna and its surroundings, at Barra there is also a secular priest, as is one for 'Vistusa', Benbecula, 'Harriessa' [Harris?].
Additional comments
Alexander Lesley arrived in Rome on 4 December 1680. Consequently he probably made this document at the end of 1680, or sometime during the following year.

Creator

[Edoardo Cibo]
[Alexander Lesley]

Source

APF CP 26, 13r-v

Date

[1681]

Format

original; unsigned

Language

Italian

Type

Minutes

Identifier

814

Coverage

Origin:[Rome]

Citation

[Edoardo Cibo] and [Alexander Lesley], “Scheme of the distribuition of missionaries over Scotland, [1681], [Rome],” Early Modern Documents: Sources and Resources for Historical Research, accessed October 23, 2020, https://earlymoderndocs.omeka.net/items/show/13100.

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