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About Eleanor de Warren

Born: Between 1462 and 1470 - Of Bryn, Com, Salop, England

First wife of John de Warren; m. in 1480 in England.

(◾+ 1 st wife, Eleanor, daughter of Sir Thomas Gerard of Bryn, Lancashire. All the children are from this wife. There were six sons, Laurence, Richard, Nicholas, Jerome, Ralph and George. There was a daughter Cicely and possibly one whose Christian name is unknown who married a Legh of Lyme.)

Family Crest from the British Museum online.


Eleanor Gerrard was born on 1462 in Bryn, Lancashire, England to Thomas Gerrard and Unknown MNU Gerrard.

Eleanor married Sir John Warren on 1480 in Poynton, Cheshire, England and had 7 children:

  • Laurence De Warren, Richard De Warren, Nicholas De Warren, Jerome De Warren, Ralph De Warren, Daughter 1 De Warren, and Daughter 2 De Warren.

Original Source: 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.


Daughter of Sir Thomas Gerard, of Kingsley and Bryn and Dulcia Gerard Wife of John de Warren and John de Warren, Baron of Stopfords Mother of Christopher de Warren; Sir Laurence de Warren; Nicholas de Warren; Ralph de Warren; Robert Warren and 6 others Sister of Sir Lawrence Garrard, Knight; John Gerard; Anna Lavinia Gerard; William Gerrard; Lavina Linsay Gerard and 8 others Half sister of Isabel Gerard; Peter Ryon Gerard and Unknown Gerard

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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Eleanor de Warren's Timeline

Age 9
Poynton, Cheshire East, England
Age 15
Poynton, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom
Age 16
Poynton, Cheshire, England
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Poynton, Cheshire, England
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Poynton, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom
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Wiston, Nayland, Suffolk, Eng
Age 23
England, United Kingdom