Birthca 1486
Death11 Jul 1553
BurialSt Swyth's church, Cheapward, London.
GeneralMercer. Lord Mayor of London: 1536 & 1543.
Death8 Oct 1573, Hinchinbrooke, Hunts
BurialSt Swyth's church, Cheapward, London.
FatherJohn Lake
ChildrenRichard (ca1538-)
 Joan (-1584)
Notes for Sir Ralph Warren
Kt: 22 Dec 1536, Auditor 1537-9, Master mercers: 1530, 1542. Alderman Jun 18 1528; wards: Aldersgate and candlewick. Sheriff 1528-9.

He m.(1) Joan Lake, (2) Christian Warcup.
Arms Generally notes for Sir Ralph Warren
Or a chevron engrailed sable 3 griffins heads erased of the 2nd.

The arms illustrated for him in Wraithe’s “Arms of the Aldermen of Aldersgate” are:

Azure (faded, or vert) on a chevron argent, three griffons heades between three lozenges or and on a chief chequy or and gules a greyhound courant, ermine collared or.

The notes to this volumes say that these ares were originally those displayed in the church of St Syth’s but were replaced by the above simpler arms by Ralph’s son Richard.
Will notes for Sir Ralph Warren
PCC 16 tashe of 30 Jun 1552, proved 5 Sug 1553.
Last Modified 8 Mar 2011Created 25 May 2017 by Tim Powys-Lybbe