~1248, Giles de fenes born in England, 2nd s/o 23639794. Enguerrand de Fiennes & 23639795. Isabelle de Conde.
~1255, Sybil born Sussex, England, d/o §§William Filliol & Cecilia ?.
7/3/1270, Protection, with clause volumus, for 4 years from Easter, for Giles de Feenes, a crusader, going with the king and Edward his son in aid of the Holy Land. (S) CPRs. [His older brother William also going.]
Aft. 6/28/1270, Sybil’s father died.
[––Giles & Sybil––]
By 1270, Giles married Sibyl.
2/1270, Acknowledgement by Hagin of Lincoln, for himself, … in favour of Giles de Fenes and Sibil, his wife, their hiers and assigns, of quitclaim and release … by reason of the said Giles’ and Sibil’s tenure of the lands and rents with appurtenances, in respect of a debt of £66, under the names of the said William Fyliol and Aaron, son of Abraham, which he, Hagin, has by livery of the King out of the Treasury … Done at the instance of the Lady Eleanor [not yet Queen] … (S) Calendar of the Plea Rolls of the Exchequer of the Jews, 1905, P273.
7/16/1270, Protection, with clause volumus, for 4 years from Easter, for … a crusader, going with … Edward [the ling’s son] in aid of the Holy Land … Giles de Feenes. (S) CPRs.
8/1270, Lord Edward and the English army left on the 8th crusade, planning to meet up with the French.
11/10/1270, The English arrived in Tunis to find that King Louis of France had died, as well as many others from disease. The French fleet returned the next day. The English moved to Acre.
11/16/1272, King Edward I ascended to the throne while on crusade.
8/20/1273, Sibyl abducted by Richard de Pageham, who claimed a grant of guardianship for which he had paid £200.
1274, The last of the English contingent arrived back in England.
12/29/1277, IPM of John de Rypariis. Writ … the king’s steward, to extend and deliver to Giles de Fenes, to whom the king has committed the same, the wardship of £40 land of the lands late of the said John. (S) CIsPM.
2/4/1278, Grant to Giles de Fenes of the wardship of the lands and heir of John de Rypariis. (S) CCRs.
1278, Giles de Fynes sought to recover £40 against Richard de Pageham for the abduction of Sybil, d/o William Filiol and Cecilia ?.
11/2/1278, Grant to Giles de Fenes of the custody, during the minority of the heir, of the lands and heir of John le Blund, … with the marriage. (S) CPRs.
12/29/1278, Writ to Richard de Holebrok, the king's steward, to extend and deliver to Giles de Fenes, to whom the king has committed the same, the wardship of 40 land of the lands late of the said John. (S) CIsPM.
3/20/1280 at Dunamenel, Sir Giles de Fienles witnessed a charter of Eleanor, Queen of England, to Sir John de Weston and Christina, his wife of the manor fo Middleton in the Isle of Wight. (S) Spelman Genealogy, Cooley, 1910, P25.
4/1281, Giles obtained a royal warrant allowing him to take 3 does from Epping forest.
8/13/1283, Giles allowed to take 3 bucks from Epping forest.
8/11/1283, Commission of oyer … touching person who carried away swans of Giles de Fyenles at Wertlinge, co. Sussex, during his absence on the king’s service and under the king’s protection in Wales. (S) CPRs.
1289, Giles de Fiennes and Sibil his wife in a suit at Worthing. (S) Catalogi Codicum, V5, Pt4, 1898, P602.
5/5/1290, Giles granted free warren in Veillecourt and Mersham. (S) CChRs.
10/26/1290, Grant to Giles de Fenes of the custody, during minority of the heirs, of the lands and heirs of Robert de Blund. (S) CPRs.
1/28/1292, Grant to Giles de Fenes of the custody of the manors of Pichecote, Adestok and Basselawe, where Richard de Vernoun enfeoffed Richard his son and Eleanor daughter of the said Giles, to hold during their minority. (S) CPRs.
Bef. 1293, Giles died; his son John his heir.
1/24/1296, Sibyl had the grant of her possessions and goods confirmed for the good allegiance of her husband.
(S) The Peerage of England. (S) An Account of the Families of Lennard and Barrett, 1902.
· William Filliol of Old Court in Wartling, Sussex. [William bore the same arms as the Filiols of Kelvendon, Essex.]
· Giles de Fynes: Azure, 3 lions rampant Or, a label of three pendants Gules.
Child of Giles and Sybil:
i. John de Fiennes (30422784), born ~1280 in England.