William DE WARENNE, Earl of Surrey
(Abt 1264-1293)
William DE NERFORD of Clay, Knt.
Petronilla DE VAUX
(Abt 1259-Aft 1318)
John DE WARENNE, 8th & last Earl of Surrey
Maud DE NERFORD, Mistress
(Abt 1292-By 1345)
Edward DE WARENNE of Booton, Knt.
(Abt 1318-1349)


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Cecily DE ETON

Edward DE WARENNE of Booton, Knt. 1 2

  • Born: Between 1316 and 1323
  • Married: Before 1344
  • Died: Before 20 Oct 1349

  Research Notes:

Of Booton, Skeyton, Crostweyth, Fransham and Rougham, Norfolk, illegitimate son by his father's mistress, Maud de Nerford. In 1346 he was serving in France in the retinue of his brother, William de Warenne; his father the Earl requested the Chancellor that he be discharged from the demand to find a man-at-arms for his lands in Norfolk. He was a legatee in the 1347 will of his father. 3

The testament of "Johan Counte de Warenne de Surrey et de Strathorne Seigneur de Bromfeld et de Yal" is dated 24 Jun 1347 and makes bequests to "…Monsieur William de Warenne mon filz…ma fille sa compaigne…Edward de Warenne mon filz…Johanne de Basyngg ma fille…Katerine ma fille…Isabell ma fille Noneyn de Sempyngham…William de Warenne mon fil…Isabelle de Holand ma compaigne". Founder of the WARENN family of Poynton. 4

  Marriage Information:

Edward married Cecily DE ETON, daughter of Nicholas DE ETON of Ratley, Knt. and Joan DE STOKEPORT, before 1344. (Cecily DE ETON died between 1352 and 1369.)


1 The Visitation of Cheshire in the Year 1580 - made by Robert Glover, Somerset Herald..., including The Visitation of Cheshire made in the year 1566, with an appendix containing The Visitation of a Part of Cheshire in the Year 1533... and a Fragment of the Visitation of the City of Chester in the Year 1591, p. 242.

2 The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215..., Frederick Lewis Weis, William Ryland Beall, 1999, Line 122, no. 6.

3 Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 2nd Edition, 2011, Douglas Richardson, p. 290.

4 Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, Medlands, John de Warenne.

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