Peter Brown Family History

Robert Giles (c1670) & Barbara Mascall

General History

Robert Giles & Barbara Mascall were one of my 9th generation ancestors.

Key Dates:

Robert Giles birth details are unknown but he was possibly born about 1670. Robert (shown as Gyles) married Barbara Mascall on 26th November 1694 in Heathfield, Sussex. Robert was buried on 2nd December 1739 in Heathfield, Sussex.

Barbara Mascall was baptised on 16th April 1672 in Heathfield, Sussex, the daughter of Richard Mascall & Mary. Barbara was buried on 13th August 1718 in Heathfield, Sussex ('wife of Robert').

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Robert & Barbara had three children.

  1. Elizabeth Giles (Gyles) was baptised on 26th April 1695 in Heathfield, Sussex. She married Joseph Bones. Details of Joseph Bones & Elizabeth Giles are shown separately as they are direct ancestors.
  2. Robert Giles (Gyles) was baptised on 6th November 1696 in Heathfield, Sussex. He probably married Ann Peckham on 20th October 1724 (license issued at Lewes, Robert of Heathfield). He possibly married secondly Martha Laurence on 29th September 1726 in Heathfield, Sussex.
  3. John Giles was baptised on 2nd May 1699 in Heathfield, Sussex.He possibly married Mary. John & Mary had six children.
    1. John Giles (Gyles) was baptised on 29th March 1720 in Rotherfield, Sussex.
    2. Mary Giles (Gyles) was baptised on 16th July 1721 in Rotherfield, Sussex.
    3. William Giles (Gyles) was baptised on 5th December 1722 in Rotherfield, Sussex.
    4. Anne Giles (Gyles) was baptised on 20th March 1724 in Rotherfield, Sussex.
    5. Thomas Giles (Gyles) was baptised on 6th February 1726 in Rotherfield, Sussex and he was buried there on 22 November 1727 ('son of John Gyles').
    6. Sarah Giles (Gyles) was buried on 13th July 1729 in Rotherfield, Sussex (' daughter of John Gyles').
    7. Jane Giles (Gyles) was baptised on 1th May 1734 in Rotherfield, Sussex and she was buried there on 14th February 1745 ('daughter of John Gyles').

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  1. Sussex Parish Records -Burwash, Buxted, Chiddingly, Framfield, Frant, Heathfield, Hellingly, Herstmonceux, Mayfield, Rotherfield,Ticehurst, Wadhurst, Waldron, Warbleton, Withyham
  2. Sussex Family History Group - Sussex Marriage Index CD
  3. Sussex Family History Group - Baptism & Burial records
  4. IGI (International Genealogical Index: Latter-day Saints) - batches of parish records: see Links-Research Web sites