Warren was the surname of a Muggle family. However, the family must have had some distant magical ancestry,[1] as at least one member, Myrtle, was born a Muggle-born witch.[2]

Recent family history

Myrtle Warren[3] more commonly known after her death as Moaning Myrtle, was a Muggle-born witch who attended Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry from 1940 – 1943 and was sorted into Ravenclaw house. While in school she was teased frequently by fellow students because of her appearance. She was killed in 1943 by Salazar Slytherin's Basilisk, under Lord Voldemort's orders. Her body was found by Olive Hornby, who used to torment her.

After her death Myrtle choose to return to the land of the living as a ghost. She had taken to following her former bully around, until Olive lodged a complain with the Ministry of Magic. She currently haunts the first-floor girls' bathroom (and occasionally other bathroom facilities) at Hogwarts.

Family members

member(s) Notes
Myrtle Warren Muggle-born witch sorted into Ravenclaw at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry; murdered in 1943 by Tom Riddle and subsequently haunted the girls' lavatory where she died.
Mr Warren Muggles; parents of Myrtle
Mrs Warren

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