Petition on behalf of [William Lesley] to PF, [1677]

Title

Petition on behalf of [William Lesley] to PF, [1677]

Subject

Scotland
Other religious orders
Other secular missionaries

Description

Petition on behalf of the procurator of the Scottish mission [William Lesley] to PF. In the letter he mentions several abuses in the Scottish mission, and advises PF to send Alexander Lesley as a visitor to the mission. The notes of the meeting of 16 March 1677 show that the pope did indeed choose Alexander Lesley as a visitor, and state that he should be sent with an instruction from the secretary and 100 scudi for his expenses.
Date discussed 1677-03-16
Additional comments

Creator

[William Lesley]

Source

APF SOCG 462, 592r-595r, 596v, 597v

Date

[1677]

Contributor

Addressed to PF

Relation

For the minutes of the PF meeting where this matter was discussed, see: APF ACTA 47, 52r, 65v-66v (database item 675).

Language

Italian
Latin

Type

Petition

Identifier

659

Coverage

Origin: [Rome]
Destination: Rome

Citation

[William Lesley], “Petition on behalf of [William Lesley] to PF, [1677],” Early Modern Documents: Sources and Resources for Historical Research, accessed August 12, 2020, https://earlymoderndocs.omeka.net/items/show/13143.

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