Norton, John (d. 1521/2), Carthusian author and prior, was of the armigerous family of Norton of Bilbrough, near Tadcaster in Yorkshire. Although he is not named as the son of John Norton of Bilbrough, esquire, and his wife, Margaret, whose wills of 1494 and 1506 refer to only one son, ...
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Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church ; Religious Studies
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