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Warren Genealogy and Warren Family History Information

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  • 1st wife of Augustine Warren (c.1555 - 1597)
    Augustine Walker of Great Amwell, Hertfordshire (d 1614) Married 1st to an unknown woman (not Elizabeth Jouatt ); 4 daughters named in his will Married 2nd to Mary Stringer on June 27, 1597 in Gr...
  • Abigail Wright (1640 - 1726)
    A daughter of Arthur & Mary Warren. She married John Wright on May 10, 1661 at Chelmsford, MA.
  • Abigail Warren (1700 - 1766)
  • Abigail Snow (c.1619 - c.1692)
    Abigail Warren was born ca 1618 probably in England and died after 3 January 1692/3, Marshfield, Plymouth. Parents: Richard Warren, "Mayflower" Passenger (b. ca 1580-d. 1628) and Elizabeth Walker (b....
  • Abigail Hastings (1679 - 1710)

About the Warren surname

The surname Warren is English, but one of medieval French origins, of which there are three. The first is locational from the village of La Varrenne in the department of Seine-Maritime, and meaning the place on the sandy soil. The second is topographical and describing someone who lived by a game park, while thirdly it may be occupational for someone employed in such a place. If so the derivation is from the Norman French word "warrene", meaning a warren or land set aside for breeding game. Introduced into England and Scotland after the Conquest of 1066, the surname is one of the earliest on record. It is also a French surname, "de Warenne," meaning "from La Varrene".

Variations: Warran, Warron

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