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William Warner

Birthdate: (63)
Birthplace: Boxted, Essex, England
Death: March 1648 (63)
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Warner and Mary Warner (Downing)
Husband of Abigail Susannah Warner (Baker) and Esther Warner
Father of Infant Warner; John Warner; Abigail Wells; Hoyt Warner; Nathaniel Warner and 3 others
Brother of Sarah Warner

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About William Warner

Descendants of William Warner of Ipswich.

Generation One

1. William1 Warner was born on 10 Mar 1585 in Great Horkesley, Essex, England, GB. He married Abigail Baker in 1611. He died before 1648 in Ipswich, Essex Co., MA. He was buried in 1648 in High Street Cemetery, Ipswich, Essex Co., MA.

Children of William1 Warner and Abigail Baker all b. in Boxted, Essex Co., England, were as follows:

   i. John2; b. 16 Sep 1612; d. 1613/14 in Essex Co., England.
   2. ii. Daniel, m. Elizabeth Denner; b. 1618.
   iii. Abigail; christened 2 Jun 1614.
   iv. John; b. 1615/16.

Generation Two

2. Daniel2 Warner (William1) married Elizabeth Denner. He was born in 1618 in Boxted, Essex Co., England. He died in 1688.

Children of Daniel2 Warner and Elizabeth Denner were as follows:

   3. i. Daniel3, b. circa 1640; m. Sarah Dane.
   ii. John.
   iii. William.
   iv. Nathaniel.

v. Elizabeth.

vi. Abigail.

vii. Susanna.


notes on finding relation to seth warner:

seth warner's father was Capt. Benjamin Warner (

His son was Israel Warner, who fought in the revolution:

Seth Warner's grandfather was Dr. Ebenezer Warner:,M1

the above book, "History of Ancient Woodbury, Connecticut", also explains how Ethan Allen is related to Seth Warner.

There's a biography of Seth Warner:

The character of Col Warner has been ably drawn by Daniel Chipman LL D of Vermont in a little book published by him in 1848

Seth Warner's earlier ancestors:

Immigrated to Massachusetts sometime between 1620 and 1648 from Essex England, with his wife and 8 children.

One of the earliest settlers. He settled in 1637
From The Hammatt Papers by Abraham Hammatt.

Copy of a Manuscript in the hand-writing of Daniel Warner

Ye posterity of Mr. William Warner, formerly of Ipswich. My Great Grandfather, William Warner, Came out of England in ye year 1637, and Brought over three Children: two sons and a daughter. The oldest son was John, which went southward, which had six sons, to wit: Sam’ll, John, Mark, Daniel, Nathaniel, & Oliver. . .the daughter, my Grandfather’s sister, married with Mr. Wells.

William Warner, the emigrant ancestor of the Warner family of Barre, and of Dr. Emerson Warner, of Worcester, is believed to be a son of Samuel Warner, of Boxted, Essex, England, and was doubtless born in England about 1590.

William Warner was one of the pioneers at Ipswich, Massachusetts, was one of the proprietors as early as 1635, and his name appears on a list of proprietors dated 1637. He was admitted a freeman, May 2, 1638. The date of his death is unknown, but he was living October 29, 1654.

Records exist in this country of three of his children, namely: Daniel; John, born about 1616 in England; and a daughter, born in England, became the wife of Thomas Wells, and died July, 1671.

From The Hammatt Papers by Abraham Hammatt.

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William Warner's Timeline

October 20, 1584
Boxted, Essex, England
March 10, 1585
Colchester, Essex, England
March 10, 1585
Of Boxtead, Essex, England
September 9, 1612
Age 27
Boxted, Essex, , England
Age 27
Probably England
June 2, 1614
Age 29
Boxtead, Essex, England
September 9, 1616
Age 31
Boxted, Essex, England
Age 32
Boxted, Essex, United Kingdom
Age 33
Boxted, Essex, United Kingdom