Mayor Thomas Warren
Aged: 81.3 years
OCCUPATION: Member of Parliament and Mayor of DOVER
BURIAL: St. Mary, Ripple Court, Kent, ENGLAND
BRASS PLATE AT BURIAL SITE:
HERE LIETH BURIED THE BODY OF THOMAS WAARREN, SONNE OF JOHN WARREN ESQUIER, WHO WAAS SONNE OF WILLIAM WARREN ESQR, SOMETYME S CHIEF CUSTOMER OF SANDWICH, DOVER & THE MEMBERS THEREOF, WHICH SAID THOMA S DIED THE XXXIIII DAYE OF APRIL, Ao Dni 1591, BEING OF THE AGE OF LXXX YEARS'
Warrens of Surry Co., Virginia, with related Families, page 204: "Thomas Warren, son of John, born ca. 1510, married Maria Christian Close of Calais. Like his father, Thomas also served in Parliament and as Mayor of Dover. He seems to have spent his latter years at Ripple (Kent], where he died April 23, 1591 at the advanced age of eightly."
Maria Christian Close
WFT Vol. 18, Ed. 1, Tree #0669: "Historical Genealogies', John Boodie, pg 239: Christian is of the family of Close of Calais. After the death of Thomas Warren, Christian, threatened to sue her son John for a greater portion of his father's estate, 14 July 1619; Cathedral Library Depositions ref. X, 11, 13, 197b