Lockwood, Warren J. was born on November 29, 1884 in Montclair, New Jersey, United States. Son of Jesse H. and Sarah (Ketcham) Lockwood.
Student National Academy of Design, 1903-1905 Art Students’ League 1906-1909, Columbia Sch of Architecture, 1910-1911.
Warren S. Secretary to agent of Astor Estate, New York City, 1902-1917. Manager real estate department Ward & Gow, 1919-1926. President Leonia Heights Investment Company, and Real Properties, Inc., Leonia, New Jersey, 1926-1934.
Secretary Vice-President W. S. Davidson, Inc., Leonia, 1926-1934. Chief underwriter Federal Housing Administration, Newark, New Jersey, 1934-1936, assistant deputy commissioner, mortgage insurance div., Washington, 1936-1938, deputy commissioner in charge of mountain and Pacific states, 1938-1941, in charge Midwestern states, January-April 1941, state director for New Jersey, Newark, 1941-1947, assistant to commissioner Washington, 1947-1948, assistant commissioner in charge field operations, 1948-1950, assistant commissioner in charge cooperative housing since 1950.