10/28/1216, Henry III, age 9, crowned king of England.
~1220, Nicholas born in England, 3rd s/o 19989592. Bertram de Criol & 19989593. Emma Aurifaber.
~1220, Henry de Sandwich born in England, s/o §§Simon de Sandwico [(d.bef.10/16/1265), (S) CPRs.]
~1225, Joan born in England, d/o 243382318. Sir William de Auberville.
[––Nicholas & Matilda––]
9/11/1233, Bertram de Criel has made fine with the king by 60 m. for having in wife of John, his son, Matilda ?. (S) FRsHIII.
1246, Nicholas held the manor of Croxton Kriel, Leicester, where he was granted a market, fair, and free warren. (S) Topo. Hist. of Leciester, Curtis, 1831, P49. [Held by his father in 1241, likely given to Nicholas on attaining his majority.]
2/3/1243, For Bertram de Criel (19989592) and his sons. Order to the sheriff of Kent to respite the scutage from Bertram de Criel, John de Criel, Simon de Criel and Nicholas of Hadlow (23640996) for the knights’ fees that they hold in chief of the king. (S) FRsHIII.
1244, St. Bartholomew’s Hospital Chapel, Sandwich: Sir Henry de Sandwich. (S) English Archaeologist’s Handbook, Godwin, 1867, P113.
1245, Joan’s father died.
12/28/1246, Nicholas de Cryoll granted a market and fair at Croxton Kerrial, Leicestershire. (S) Gazetteer of Markets and Fairs.
1247, Royal gifts included 2 bucks for Nicholas de Criel, 10 bucks for the Countess of Leicester, … (S) The Royal Forests of England, 1720.
1247, Joan married Henry de Sandwico.
2/18/1248,The king has taken the homage of Henry of Sandwich for the lands and tenements which he ought to hold of the king in chief by reason of Joan his wife, daughter and heiress of William d’Auberville. (S) FRsHIII.
1248, Henry, son of Sir Simon, did homage for lands he held of the King in capite in right of his wife Joan.
1248, Henry and Joan his wife dealt with various properties, including lands in Walmer, Romney Marsh, and Stockbury, Kent, previously owned by the Auberville family.
8/8/1248, Protection with clause … going to Gascony on the king’s service … Nicholas de Crioyl. (S) CPRs.
4/26/1250, Nicholas de Criel is distrained for the £37 16s. from the same time which he received from the sheriff of Kent of the farm of the aforesaid county. (S) FRsHIII.
4/28/1250, The king has granted to Henry of Sandwich that, of the 50m. which he owes … for his relief of the third part of a barony that William de Auberville held, he may render … (S) FRsHIII.
1250, Henry, lord of a moiety of Ham, Kent; lord of the Cinque Ports, Constable of Dover castle; died before his father; “death seized him beyond the sea”.
12/16/1252, Grant to John Maunsel, provost of Beverly, to the use of a nephew of his, of the marriage of the daughter and heir of Joan, daughter of William de Auberville. Mandate to Henry de Sandwyco to deliver the said daughter to the said John. (S) CPRs.
[––Nicholas & Joan–––]
1253, Nicholas married Joan. “Nicholas de Crioll and w. Joan … Simon de Sampwyc [Sandwich]; a third part of the manors of Preston, Ripple, Wadling [in Ripple], Ham; Dene [in Margate], Margate and Asseton [in Margate], … as the reasonable dower of Joan, whereof Henry s. and h. [of Simon] and Juliana formerly his wife endowed her at the church door where they were espoused …”
1253, Nicholas de Cryoll and Joan his wife v. Bertram de Crioll in Hinton, Cambs and in Lincoln, … (S) East Anglian – Sufflok, V6, 1869, P376.
1253-4, Nicholas de Criol assessed aid for the manor of Walmer.
7/8/1253, Protection with clause for the following, crossing with the king to Gascony, so long as they be in those part. … Nicholas de Criol. (S) CPRs.
8/6/1253, King Henry left for Gascony from Portsmouth with 300 ships. [Various camps, returning 1/1255.]
4/10/1254, Protection … William de Waleton, serjeant of Nicholas de Crioll, going with the latter to the king in Gascony. (S) CPRs.
8/12/1254, King Henry’s retinue in camp at Bordeaux, then at Orleans, France.
1/1255, King Henry returned to England.
4/1256, Nicholas paid £37 16s associated with his service in Gascony. (S) CCRs, HIII.
Bef. 5/28/1256, Nicholas’ father died.
8/9/1257, Going on the king’s service to Wales … Nicholas de Crioll. (S) CPRs.
4/28/1258, Nicholas de Cryell and w. Joan, …; concerning … that when William de Abervill father of Joan whose heir she is, gave by his charter …
5/10/1260, Mandate to Nicholas de Crioll, constable of the castle of Dover, … (S) CPRs.
1262, Agreement (marriage of Julian, daughter of Joan de Abervile, and Will, son of Roger Lieburne): Sire Nicole de Criel and Sire Roger de Leyburne; Location: Canterbury etc. Kent.
4/6/1263, IPM of Hamo de Creuequer. Kent: … Newetun, … 5 fees held by Nicholas de Crioll of the barony of [Av]erenches … (S) CIsPM.
4/12/1263, Simon de Montfort returned to England to lead a rebellion of young barons.
6/9/1263, Commitment during pleasure to Nicholas de Crioyll of the wardenship of the Cinque Ports, … (S) CPRs.
9/23/1263, Mandate to Nicholas de Criollis … keeping of the county of Kent … Teste, H. le Despenser, justicary of England. (S) CPRs.
5/14/1264, King Henry captured at the battle of Lewes, “at the Mill of the Hide”. Simon de Montfort effectively ruled England.
7/26/1264, Some time ago, at the instance of the king’s beloved and faithful Nicholas de Criel, the king pardoned to Bertram, son of John de Criel, the £12 …. (S) FRsHIII.
3/15/1265, Safe conduct … for the envoys of the king of France coming to England … the king is sending Nicholas de Criollis, knight, … to conduct them. (S) CPRs.
8/4/1265, Lord Edward defeated Simon de Montfort at the battle of Evesham; ending the barons’ revolt.
4/1271, IPM of Maud de Averenges. Kent: … Walemer. 5 fees held by Sir Nicholas de Crioll. (S) CIsPM.
8/13/1271, Inspeximus … charter, whereby Roger de Rollyng … gave to Sir Roger de Leyburn, and dame Eleanor de Vallibus, countess of Winchester, his wife, … manor of Stockton, which he had of the gift of Sir Nicholas de Crioll … (S) CChRs.
Bef. 2/16/1272, Nicholas of Cherry Hinton, Cambridgeshire, Sarre, Kent, Croxton Kerrial, Leicestershire, Benhall, Suffolk, etc., Warden of the Cinque Ports died. (S) CPRs.
7/2/1274, IPM of Nicholas de Crioll. Huntingdon: Stocton. A moiety of the manor … by the courtesy of England of the inheritance of his first wife … he gave it in his lifetime to Roger de Leyburne. (S) CIsPM.
7/17/1274, Order to cause Nicholaa de Cryoll', Margery and Beatrice, sisters of Nicholas de Cryoll', tenant in chief, to have seisin of a moiety of the manor of Stocton, … the escheator, believing that Nicholas was seised at his death of the said moiety in his demesne as of fee ejected Nicholaa, Margery and Beatrice … the king learns by inquisition … that Nicholas at his death was not seised of a moiety of the manor, because he had given it to Roger de Leyburn, and at the time when Nicholas held the moiety he held it of the bishop of Lincoln by the courtesy of England of the inheritance of his first wife.
(S) History of Walmer, Elvin, 1894, P42. (S) Archaeologia Cantiana, V5, 1863, P190ff.
Children of Nicholas & Matilda
i. Nicholaa de Cryoll, born ? in England.
ii. Margery de Cryoll, born ? in England.
iiii. Beatrice de Cryoll, born ? in England.
Child of Henry and Joan:
i. Juliane de Auberville (60845579), born 1249 in England.
Child of Nicholas and Joan:
i. Nicholas de Criol (11820498), born ~1255 in England.