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About Reginald de Warenne, Baron of Wormegay

The historian Edmund King has called Reginald "the fixer in that formidable family"

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page:

http://thepeerage.com/p36859.htm#i368588

Reginald de Warenne1

M, #368588

Last Edited=12 Jun 2009

Reginald de Warenne is the son of William II de Warenne, 2nd Earl of Surrey and Elizabeth de Vermandois.1

He married Alice de Wirmgay, daughter of William de Wirmgay.1

Children of Reginald de Warenne and Alice de Wirmgay

William de Warenne+1 d. c 1208/9

1. Alice de Warenne1

Citations

[S22] Sir Bernard Burke, C.B. LL.D., A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of the British Empire, new edition (1883; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1978), page 569. Hereinafter cited as Burkes Extinct Peerage.


From the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy page on English Earls:

http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISH%20NOBILITY%20MEDIEVAL.htm#_Toc186716618

RAINALD de Warenne (-1179).  

“Reginaldus de Warenna” donated property to St Mary Overey Priory; Southwark, with the consent of “Aliciæ uxoris meæ et Willielmi filii mei”, for the souls of “…Isabellæ comitissæ dominæ meæ…Willielmi comitis Warennæ fratris mei…Willielmi de Wormengay patris Aliciæ uxoris meæ”, by undated charter[1008].

Lord of Wormegay, Norfolk. An undated charter of ”Johannes comes Warennæ” confirmed earlier donations to Thetford Priory by “Willielmus comes Warenniæ” for the souls of “Willielmi comitis patris mei…matris meæ Isabellæ et fratrum meorum Radulphi Warenniæ et Reginaldi Warenniæ”[1009].

m ALICE de Wormegay, daughter and heiress of WILLIAM de Wormegay, Norfolk & his wife --- (-after 1179).

“Reginaldus de Warenna” donated property to St Mary Overey Priory; Southwark, with the consent of “Aliciæ uxoris meæ et Willielmi filii mei”, for the souls of “…Isabellæ comitissæ dominæ meæ…Willielmi comitis Warennæ fratris mei…Willielmi de Wormengay patris Aliciæ uxoris meæ”, by undated charter[1010].

Rainald & his wife had [six] children:

1. William (d. after 1190, m. firstly Beatrix de Pierrepont who had three children, second unknown)

2. Roger de Warenne (d. after 1171, possible that he never existed)

3. Rainald de Warenne (parentage uncertain, married 1160/1170 daughter of Henry de Rie)

4. Alice de Warenne (married someone named Peter)

5. Gundred (d. 1224, m. firstly Peter de Valognes, who died 1158, m. secondly William de Courcy who died 1171, m thirdly Geoffrey Hose who died before 1200)

6. Muriel (nun at Carrow)

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According to the Wikipedia page of his father William de Warenne:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_de_Warenne,_2nd_Earl_of_Surrey

Reginald de Warenne inherited his father's property in upper Normandy, including the castles of Bellencombre and Mortemer[4] He married Adeline, daughter of William, lord of Wormgay in Norfolk, by whom he had a son William (founder of the priory of Wormegay), whose daughter and sole heir Beatrice married first Dodo, lord Bardolf, and secondly Hubert de Burgh; Reginald was one of the persecutors of Archbishop Thomas Becket in 1170 (but not to be confused with Reginald FitzUrse, who was one of the four who carried out the assassination - Ben).


Sources:

Keats-Rohan, K.S.B. Domesday Descendants: A Prosopography of Persons Occurring in English Documents 1066-1166, II. Pipe Rolls to Cartae Baronum. The Boydell Press, 2002. p. 777.


He had a brother and two sisters, named William, Ada and Gundred. He had two half-brothers and five half-sisters, named Waleran, The Just, Bellmont, Eleanor, Adeline, Maud and Mabel.

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Keeper of Norwich Castle

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Reginald de Warren, who marrying Alice, daughter and heir of William de Wirmgay, became Lord Wirmgay, in Norfolk. He founded the priory of Wirmgay, and left a daughter, Alice, wife of Reginald de Dunstavil, and a son, William. Watson, in his "History of the House of Warren", corroborated by Camden and Ormerod, makes this Reginald to have married Aldelia de Mowbray, and to have had a son, William, from whom he deduced the family of Warren, of Poynton, co. Chester.


RAINALD de Warenne (-1179).

Son of William de Warenne and Isabelle de Vermandois, widow of Robert de Beaumont

Married ALICE de Wormegay, daughter and heiress of WILLIAM de Wormegay, Norfolk & his wife --- (-after 1179).

“Reginaldus de Warenna” donated property to St Mary Overey Priory; Southwark, with the consent of “Aliciæ uxoris meæ et Willielmi filii mei”, for the souls of “…Isabellæ comitissæ dominæ meæ…Willielmi comitis Warennæ fratris mei…Willielmi de Wormengay patris Aliciæ uxoris meæ”, by undated charter[1086]. Lord of Wormegay, Norfolk. The 1176/77 Pipe Roll names "Reginaldus de Warenn…pro fine terre Willelmi de Wermegai" in Norfolk and Suffolk[1087]. An undated charter of ”Johannes comes Warennæ” confirmed earlier donations to Thetford Priory by “Willielmus comes Warenniæ” for the souls of “Willielmi comitis patris mei…matris meæ Isabellæ et fratrum meorum Radulphi Warenniæ et Reginaldi Warenniæ”[1088]. m ALICE de Wormegay, daughter and heiress of WILLIAM de Wormegay, Norfolk & his wife --- (-after 1179). “Reginaldus de Warenna” donated property to St Mary Overey Priory; Southwark, with the consent of “Aliciæ uxoris meæ et Willielmi filii mei”, for the souls of “…Isabellæ comitissæ dominæ meæ…Willielmi comitis Warennæ fratris mei…Willielmi de Wormengay patris Aliciæ uxoris meæ”, by undated charter[1089]. Rainald & his wife had [six] children

  1. William
  2. Roger
  3. Rainald
  4. Alice
  5. Gundred
  6. Muriel

From the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy page on English Earls:

http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISH%20NOBILITY%20MEDIEVAL.htm#_Toc186716618

RALPH (-after [1130]).

William de Garenne donated property to St Faith, Longueville by charter dated to [1130], witnessed by "Ysabel comitissa uxor comitis et Willelmo et Radulfo filii eorum"[1003], which suggests that Ralph must have been his parents' second son.

“W comes de Warenna et Isabella comitissa uxor mea necnon filii nostri Willelmus…et Radulfus” donated property to Castle Acre Priory by undated charter[1004]. An undated charter of ”Johannes comes Warennæ” confirmed earlier donations to Thetford Priory by “Willielmus comes Warenniæ” for the souls of “Willielmi comitis patris mei…matris meæ Isabellæ et fratrum meorum Radulphi Warenniæ et Reginaldi Warenniæ”[1005].


Sources:

Keats-Rohan, K.S.B. Domesday Descendants: A Prosopography of Persons Occurring in English Documents 1066-1166, II. Pipe Rolls to Cartae Baronum. The Boydell Press, 2002. p. 777.


The historian Edmund King has called Reginald "the fixer in that formidable family".[23]

Citation

  • 23. "King, Edmund (2010). King Stephen. The English Monarchs Series. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. ISBN 0-300-11223-8. p. 337"

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Watson, in his "History of the House of Warren", corroborated by Camden and Ormerod, makes this Reginald to have married Aldelia de Mowbray, and to have had a son, William, from whom he deduced the family of Warren, of Poynton, co. Chester.

That line is given here:

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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Reginald de Warenne, Baron of Wormegay's Timeline

1121
1121
Lewes, Sussex, England or Vermandois, Normandy, France
1145
1145
Age 24
England
1148
1148
Age 27
Wormgay, Downham, Norfolk,England
1151
1151
Age 30
Norfolk, England
1179
1179
Age 58
Wormegay, Norfolk, , England
1934
October 17, 1934
Age 58
October 17, 1934
Age 58
October 17, 1934
Age 58
October 17, 1934
Age 58