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William Warren

Also Known As: "William de Warren"
Birthplace: St. Peters, Kent, England
Death: Died in Dover, Kent, England
Place of Burial: Sutton, Kent, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Lawrence de Warren, II and Isabel Holford / Warren
Husband of Anna de Warren and Joane Warren
Father of John de Warren; Thomas Warren; William de Warrene; William Warren and John Warren, of Ripple Court, co. Kent
Brother of Richard Warren; Lawrence Warren; John de Warren, Baron of Stopfords; George Warren, went to devon; Anthony Warren of Claybury and 2 others
Half brother of Arthur Holford and John Holford, Sir

Managed by: Jill Chesler
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About William Warren

born about 1458 in Ripple, Kent, England

mayor of Dover 1493

was son of Sir Lawrence Warren (1433-1474) and Isabel Legh, daughter of Isabel de Stanley Legh (1413-1452) and Sir Robert Legh (c1410-1479).

his brothers were Richard and Sir John

he was married to Joane, and their children were William, John, and John de Warren


  • William Warren1
  • M, #32976, b. circa 1460, d. 1 May 1496
  • Father Sir Laurens Warren b. c 1415, d. b 1475
  • Mother Isabel Leigh b. 1440
  • William Warren married Anne. William Warren was born circa 1460. He died on 1 May 1496 at Caunton, Nottinghamshire, England.
  • Family Anne b. c 1462, d. 1496
  • Child
    • John Warren+ b. c 1480, d. 1525
  • Citations
  • 1.[S74] Brent Ruesch's Research Notes.
  • From:





 6. Sir Laurence Warren, knight, known to be living in 1459 but died before his father (1474).  + Isabel daughter of Sir Robert Legh of Adlington, knight, married before 1459. She later married Sir George Holford of Holford, knight, in 1475. This couple had two sons, John and William.

East Cheshire Past and Present by J.P. Earwaker, London, 1877 (CRO, Knutsford). This is widely regarded as the best work on East Cheshire of the 19th century. It is useful for family trees of landed families. Now available from the Family History Society of Cheshire on CD ROM


see also Find A Grave Memorial # 88184741


William Warren was born AFTER 1461 to Sir Laurence De Warren, Knight and Isabel Leigh De Warren.


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From Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of the State of Massachusetts, Volume 4 (Google eBook) William Richard Cutter, William Frederick Adams.  Page 2165:

  • (X) Herbert IV, Count of Vermandois and Valois, died 1080, leaving a daughter
  • (XI) Adela de Vermandois, married Hugh the Great, son of Henry I, of France, and Count of Vermandois and Valois. They had a daughter
  • (XII) Elizabeth (Isabel), married William de Warren, second Earl of Surry, and Warrenne and Mortimer in Normandy. He was born about 1040 and died 1130. They had a son
  • (XIII) Reganal de Warrenne, married Adela, daughter of Roger de Mowbray. They had a son
  • (XIV) William de Warren, married Isabel, daughter of Sir William de Hayden, and had a son
  • (XV) Sir John de Warren, who married Alice, daughter of Roger de Townshend, and had a son
  • (XVI) John de Warrenne, married Joan, daughter of Sir Hugh de Post, and had a son
  • (XVII) Sir Edward de Warrenne, married Maud, daughter of Richard de Skeyton, and had a son
  • (XVIII) Sir Edward de Warren, married Cicely, daughter of Sir Nicholas de Eaton, and had a son
  • (XIX) Sir John de Warren, married Agnes, daughter of Sir Richard Wynnington, and had a son
  • (XX) Sir Laurence de Warren, married Margery, daughter of Hugh Bulkley Esquire, and had a son
  • (XXI) John de Warren, married Isabel, daughter of Sir John Stanley, and had a son
  • (XXII) Sir Lawrence de Warren, married Isabel, daughter of Sir Robert Leigh, in 1458, and had a son
  • (XXIII) William de Warren, by wife Anne had a son
  •  (XXIV) John de Warren, by wife Elizabeth had a son
  • (XXV) John Warren of Headbury, Devonshire, England, who had a son 
  • (XXVI) Christopher Warren, who had a son 
  • (XXVII) William Warren, married Anne Mable, and had a son 
  • (XXVIII) Christopher Warren, married Alice Webb, and had 
  • (XXIX) John Warren, married in England. Margaret, and came to New England in 1630, in the same fleet with Sir Richard Saltonstall. and settled at Watertown, Massachusetts.  
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William Warren's Timeline

St. Peters, Kent, England
Age 1
Sutton, Kent, England
Age 15
Dover, Kent, England
Age 18
Age 20
Age 22
Age 40
Ripple Court, Kent, England
Age 41
Age 46
Dover, Kent, England