When James Warren Sr was born on 12 January 1778, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States, his father, Warren, was 41 and his mother, Anne Wilcox, was 38. He married Sarah Williams in 1791, in Orange, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Wayne, Indiana, United States in 1820. He died in November 1839, in Henry, Indiana, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Henry, Indiana, United States.
English (of Norman origin): from the Middle English (Old French) personal name Warin, Werin, a borrowing of ancient Germanic Warino, a short form of various compound names based on the element warin ‘protection, shelter’ or ‘guard’. Compare Waring .
English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from La Varrenne in Seine-Maritime, France, named with a Gaulish element probably descriptive of alluvial land or sandy soil. This was the name of a major Norman family after the Conquest. In Ireland, this name has been Gaelicized as Bharain.
Irish: adopted as an English form of Gaelic Ó Murnáin (see Murnane , Warner ).