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Register of memorial services (necrology) of the St Plechelmus's Church; Oldenzaal, St. Plechelmusbasiliek

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Title and MeMO text carrier ID
MeMO text carrier ID 314
Name Register of memorial services (necrology) of the St Plechelmus's Church; Oldenzaal, St. Plechelmusbasiliek
[1222] Blank 1r - 4r
[1896] Notes on prebends, tithes, and regulations 4v - 5v
[1897] Necrology of the chapter of St Plechelmus 6r - 67r
[1898] List of gifts of Henricus Hont and Rembertus List, with memorial services for the latter 67v - 67v
[1899] List of prebends, tithes, other incomes, and annual distributions 68r - 72v
[1900] Blank 73r - 74v
Category
Type of text carrier Manuscript with more than one text
Classification Miscellany
Short description Necrology of the chapter of St Plechelmus in Oldenzaal, with lists of prebends and other possessions, incomes and annual distributions, 1455-1613.
Additional remarks
Holding institution Oldenzaal, St. Plechelmusbasiliek
Collection
Entry number collection
Identifier in collection
Link to online description
Alternative collection
Alternative collection identifiers
Accessibility on display in the church
Additional remarks Digital facsimile and edition available on the website of the Basilica of St Plechelmus
Original institution(s)
Original institution(s)
Dates of separate texts
Date
  • >1455-<1474
  • >1455->1628
Author(s)
Author(s)
  • Philippus Rovenius
Text material(s)
  • parchment
Watermark(s)
Number of leaves 74
Collation 16+1, 2-56, 66+1
Dimensions (mm)
Height x width
Condition of the text carrier Good
Conservation
Adaptations
Type(s) of adaption
  • leaves/pages glued on other leaves/pages
Specification f. 74v glued onto the modern cardboard cover
Cover
Cover material(s)
  • cardboard
Specification modern buff-coloured cardboard cover with gothic calligraphed lettering
Date of the cover 20th century
Specification modern rebinding
Additional remarks
Table of contents
Is there a contemporary (e.g. medieval) table of contents in the text carrier? no
Specification
Colophon
Is there a colophon in the text carrier? no
Specification
Rubrication
Are the texts in the text carrier rubricated? yes
Heraldry
Number of heraldic items
Locations of the heraldry in the text carrier
Specification
Illustration(s)
Location(s) of the illustration(s)
Types of illustrations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance Removed from the church in 1633 due to the Reformation, returned to the church in 1940. For more detailed information about the period in which the manuscript was 'hidden', see Oude Nijhuis and Goorhuis (2005).
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
Additional remarks
  • Geerdink, E., Calendarium et necrologium ecclesiae S. Plechelmi in Oldenzalia, Archief aartsbisdom Utrecht, (1887), 128-212, 337-396
  • Meijer, B., Bartelink, Gerard, Goorhuis, Guus, Memorieboek of calendarium-necrologium van het St. Plechelmuskapittel te Oldenzaal, http://www.plechelmusbasiliek.nl/kerk/dynamic_frame_k.htm?http://www.plechelmusbasiliek.nl/kerk/pagina/kerk_10.htm
Additional remarks
  • Goorhuis, Guus, Het memorieboek van het St. Plechelmuskapittel, Jaarboek Twente (2010), 5-17
  • Goorhuis, Guus; Oude Nijhuis, J. , Plechelmus : zijn kerk, liturgie en kapittel te Oldenzaal : bijdragen over de heilige, zijn kerk en liturgie bij gelegenheid van het 1050-jarig jubileum van de translatie der relieken van Plechelmus naar Oldenzaal ( Zutphen 2005)
Additional remarks
Other documentation
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Additional remarks

Authors

Personal details
Name Philippus Rovenius
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Role(s) in this text carrier
Memorial text [1897] Necrology of the chapter of St Plechelmus
Role Scribe
Specification dean of the church. His hand is the fifth hand, who wrote the entries of 1613-14
Role(s) in other text carrier(s)

Memorial text in: [314] Register of memorial services (necrology) of the St Plechelmus's Church; Oldenzaal, St. Plechelmusbasiliek [314]

Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
  • memorial register (gifts)
  • memorial register (memorial services)
Title and MeMO memorial text ID
Title List of gifts of Henricus Hont and Rembertus List, with memorial services for the latter
MeMO memorial text ID 1898
Pagination or foliation
Page(s)
Specification
Folio(s)
  • Folio 67v to 67v
Specification
Date of creation (physical object)
Date >1455-<1474
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification written in the same hand as the entries in the calendar datable between 1455 and 1474
Date of creation (contents of the text)
Date 1409-1416
Argumentation
  • date(s) are mentioned in the text
Specification
Period covered by the memorial text
Date 1409-1416
Argumentation
  • date(s) are mentioned in the text
Specification
Additional remarks
Original institution(s)
Institution [33] St. Plechelmusbasiliek (St Plechelm's Basilica), Oldenzaal
Argumentation
  • the institution is mentioned in another text in the same manuscript
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
Specification
Name
Name of the commissioning party of the original text
Composition of the commissioning party
Specification (composition)
Members of the commissioning party
Commissioning person(s)
Commissioning institution(s)
Additional remarks
Language
Language
  • Latin
Specification
Description of hands
Description of hands one hand, gothic cursive
Statement of responsibility
Person(s)
Additional remarks
Place(s) of production
Place(s) of production
Users
Intended users/audience
  • for communal purposes in an institution or community (administrative)
  • for communal purposes in an institution or community (liturgical)
Specification
Usage
Intended place of usage
Specification (intended place)
Depository inside the institution
Specification (depository)
Traces of usage
Additional remarks
Order of the data in the text
Type of registration at random
Specification
Filiation
Filiation
Register of gifts
Type(s) of gifts
  • objects for the worship and decoration of the church (liturgical vestments/liturgical vessels/liturgical books/ornaments/furnishing/altar pieces/memorial pieces/glass stained windows)
  • a one-off gift of money
Number of gifts < 50
Type(s) of countergifts
  • mass
  • prayer
Benefactors
Number of benefactors < 50
Sex of the benefactors (in percentages) 100% male
Background of benefactors
  • people associated with the institution (professionally)
  • members of another institution
Specification two benefactors: Henricus Hont of Arnhem, dean of the church of St Plechelmus, and Rembert of List, dean of the church of St Lebuinus in Deventer
Supplementary information
The register contains supplementary information concerning
  • about pittances
  • about memorial services
Specification In the case of Rembert of List, it is very precisely indicated which services were to be held (every monday) with the antiphons to be sung. Here pittances to the canons are mentioned as well.
Additional remarks
Incipit
Incipit Anno domini millesimo quadringentesimo decimo sexto
Explicit
Explicit Omni dolo et contradictione exclusis in premissis
Illustration(s)
Illustrations or decorations

Memorial text in: [314] Register of memorial services (necrology) of the St Plechelmus's Church; Oldenzaal, St. Plechelmusbasiliek [314]

Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
  • necrology
  • kalendarium
  • obituary
  • memorial register (memorial services)
Title and MeMO memorial text ID
Title Necrology of the chapter of St Plechelmus
MeMO memorial text ID 1897
Pagination or foliation
Page(s)
Specification
Folio(s)
  • Folio 6r to 67r
Specification
Date of creation (physical object)
Date >1455->1628
Argumentation
  • date(s) are mentioned in the text
Specification
Date of creation (contents of the text)
Date >1455-<1474
Argumentation
  • date(s) are mentioned in the text
Specification the oldest hand wrote the entries dating from 1455 to 1474
Period covered by the memorial text
Date <1455->1628
Argumentation
  • date(s) are mentioned in the text
Specification the dated entries are dated between 1455 and 1628. However, there is a number of undated entries, also in the first hand, which could have been copied from another document and date from before 1455. In 1613 four necrologies were still known to be in existence.
Additional remarks
Original institution(s)
Institution [33] St. Plechelmusbasiliek (St Plechelm's Basilica), Oldenzaal
Argumentation
  • the institution is mentioned in another text in the same manuscript
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
Specification
Name
Name of the commissioning party of the original text
Composition of the commissioning party
Specification (composition)
Members of the commissioning party
Commissioning person(s)
Commissioning institution(s)
Additional remarks
Language
Language
  • Latin
Specification
Description of hands
Description of hands six different hands: the first between 1455 and 1474 (probably 1474); the second ca. 1474; third ca.1539; fourth ca.1555; fifth (Rovenius) 1613-14, all in gothic cursive. The sixth hand dates from 1628 and later, and is written in humanistic cursive.
Statement of responsibility
Person(s)
Name Philippus Rovenius
Sex male
Year of birth
Year of death
Role Scribe
Specification dean of the church. His hand is the fifth hand, who wrote the entries of 1613-14
Remarks
Additional remarks
Place(s) of production
Place(s) of production Church of St Plechelmus, Oldenzaal
Users
Intended users/audience
  • for communal purposes in an institution or community (liturgical)
Specification
Usage
Intended place of usage
  • in the church
Specification (intended place)
Depository inside the institution
Specification (depository)
Traces of usage
Additional remarks
Order of the data in the text
Type of registration in a calendar (Roman/Julian/Gregorian)
Specification
Filiation
Filiation According to a note of Philippus Rovenius from 1613, there still existed four necrologies of the chapter at the time, three of which are lost.
Register of memorial services
Type(s) of memorial services
  • pittances
  • mass (including daily masses that are not a memorial mass)
  • prayers
Number of memorial services 500-1000
Frequency of memorial services
  • annually
  • multiple times a year
Executor(s) of memorial services
  • member(s) of the institution
Commemorated persons
Number of the commemorated persons 500-1000
Sex of the commemorated persons 50% male, 50% female
Background of commemorated persons
  • people associated with the institution (professionally)
  • people associated with the institution (socially)
  • members of the institution (full membership) (e.g. brothers and sisters)
Specification
Supplementary information
The register contains supplementary information concerning
  • biographical information
  • about pittances
  • about memorial services
  • about gifts
Specification Gifts and pittances were mainly done in rye, sometimes also in money. Now and then more precise information is recorded about the memorial services to be held (e.g. which antiphons had to be sung). In a few cases supplementary biographical information, for example the family of deceased persons or someone's cause of death is mentioned (e.g. on f. 12v: Obiit Lubertus Brunger interfectus per Gelrienses tempore invasionis oppidi).
Additional remarks
Incipit
Incipit KL Januarii circumciscionis domini
Explicit
Explicit in tribus horis distribuentur, uti suo loco notatum
Illustration(s)
Illustrations or decorations
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