Norris, Isaac (1671–1735), colonial official and merchant, was born on 26 July 1671 in Southwark, Surrey, to Thomas Norris (d. 1692), a Quaker carpenter, and Mary Moore (d. 1685). The Norris family migrated to Port Royal, Jamaica, about 1678. Isaac journeyed to ...
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Subjects: Manufacturing ; History of Manufacturing and Construction ; US Politics ; US Colonial and Revolutionary History ; Colonialism and Imperialism
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