Notes for Joseph Warren


Mayflower descendant.

From Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Vol. 18 Part 1 Third Edition.

8. JOSEPH2 WARREN (Richard') b. Plymouth ca. 1626; d. there 4 May 1689.

He m. Plymouth ca. 1652 PRISCILLA FAUNCE, b. Plymouth ca. 1634; d. there 15 May 1707 near 74 years of age; dau. of John and Patience (Morton) Faunce.

Joseph Warren was a representative to the General Court from 1681 until 1686 and a member of the Council-of-War of the colony in 1675.

The will of Joseph Warren Sr. of Plymouth dated 4 May 1689, sworn 4 Sept 1689, names wife Priscilla; sons Joseph and Benjamin; daughters Mercy Bradford and Patience and Elisabeth (no surname); brother Thomas Faunce, proving Joseph's marriage to Priscilla Faunce.

On 5 Jan. 1703/4 and 5 Dec. 1703 Priscilla Warren, widow of Joseph, confirmed land to Benjamin Warren.

On 9 March 1719 Josiah Finney and wife Elizabeth and Patience Lucas, all of Plymouth, gave land to Joseph Warren of Plymouth, "all that belonged to our father, Joseph Warren."

Children of Joseph and Priscilla (Faunce) Warren, b. Plymouth:


45 i MERCY3 WARREN, b. 23 Sept. 1653
ii ABIGAIL WARREN, b. 15 March 1655; d.bef. 4 May 1689 (not in father's will)
46 iii JOSEPH WARREN, b. 8 Jan. 1657
47 iv PATIENCE WARREN, b. 15 March 1660
48 v ELIZABETH WARREN, b. 15 Aug. 1662
49 vi BENJAMIN WARREN, b. 8 Jan. 1670

References: MD 4:14-17(will); 16:62(d. Jos.); 64(d. Priscilla); 18:69(b. ch.). Plymouth Colony Recs 8:33-4(b.ch.). Plymouth Ch Recs 1:205(d. Priscilla). NEHGR 55:77-8. Plymouth Co. LR 5:232- 33(Priscilla Warren); 14:244(Josiah Finney, etc.). Plymouth Co. PR 1:38-9(Joseph Warren). Plymouth VR pp. 134(d. Joseph), 136(d. Priscilla), 667(b. ch.).

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