William Norton

William Norton (1558 - 1622)

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William Norton
Born in Sharpenhoe, Streatley, Bedfordshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married (to ) in St. Anne's Church, Blackfriars, London, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in St. Michael, Cornhill, London, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 21 Dec 2010
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January 1, 1558 -- William Norton was born at Sharpenhow, Bedfordshire, England. [1]

William Norton was a son of Richard Norton and Margery Wingate. [2]

May 15, 1583 -- William Norton and Dionisia Cholmeley married at St. Ann Blackfriars, London, England [the church no longer exists, destroyed by the Great Fire of London in 1666]. [3]

October 19, 1622 -- William Norton died at St. Michael, Cornhill, London, England. [4]


Sources are TAG 15:197-207 and TAG 16:111


  1. William Norton [1558 - 1622]. Find A Grave.
  2. William Norton [1558 - 1622]. Find A Grave.
  3. William Norton [1558 - 1622]. Find A Grave.
  4. William Norton [1558 - 1622]. Find A Grave.

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On 28 Mar 2017 at 00:40 GMT M (Boynton) B wrote:

Problem with lineage is this source is true: "William Norton (born circa 1575) who married Alice Brownest was a son of William Norton (born circa 1545) who was a son of William Norton and his first wife, Margaret Hawes, not his second wife Dionisia Cholmeley.

<ref> The American Genealogist. Volume 16. Page 111. </ref>"

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