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John Norton

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1606–63), after receiving a B.A. (1624) and an M.A. (1627) from Cambridge and serving as a private chaplain in England emigrated to New England (1635) because of his Puritan sympathies. He...

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Norton, John

Janice Durbin-Dodd.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian and Quasi-Christian Cults and Sects. 1054 words.

Norton, John (06 May 1606–05 April 1663), Puritan minister, was born in Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire, England, the son of William Norton and Alice Browest. Little is known of his...

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Norton, John (1651–1716), minister in America

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations. 3 words.

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Norton, John (1606–1663), minister in America

Francis J. Bremer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations. 1526 words.

Norton, John (1606–1663), minister in America, was born on 6 May 1606 in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, the son of William Norton and his wife, Alice Browest. As a youth he was tutored...

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Norton, John (d. 1521/2), Carthusian author and prior

W. N. M. Beckett.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Religious Studies. 927 words.

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...

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Catholicism and American Freedom: A History. By John T. McGreevy. New York: Norton, 2003. 431pp. $26.95

Michele Dillon.

in Journal of Church and State

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History; Religion. 0 words.

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Fulham, Bishop Suffragan of

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion. 156 words.

Born 6 Oct. 1966; s of Sir John William Baker , qv ; m 1st, 1992, Jacqueline Norton (marr. diss. 2013);...

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Jabalé, Rt Rev. (John) Mark

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; Education. 88 words.

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Born 16 Oct. 1933; s of John and Arlette Jabalé

Bishop of Menevia, (RC),...

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Norton, Robert (c. 1540–1587?), Church of England clergyman

Brett Usher.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 620 words.

Norton, Robert (c. 1540–1587?), Church of England clergyman, was the son of Thomas Norton of Norwich. Admitted scholar of Gonville Hall, Cambridge, in 1556, he graduated BA in early 1560...

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The Seventeenth Century

Gordon Campbell.

in Bible

October 2010; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biblical Studies. 5223 words.

This chapter focuses on editions of the King James Version (KJV) of the Bible that were published in the seventeenth century. It begins with an overview of all English Bibles printed by...

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Duport, John (d. 1617/18), biblical scholar and college head

Alexandra Shepard.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Biblical Studies. 548 words.

Duport, John (d. 1617/18), biblical scholar and college head, was born in Sheepshed, Leicestershire, the eldest son of Thomas Duport and his wife, Cornelia Norton of Kent. Originally...

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Wickham [Wykeham], William (1539–1595), bishop of Winchester

C. S. Knighton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 2015 words.

Wickham [Wykeham], William (1539–1595), bishop of Winchester, was the son of John Wickham of Enfield, Middlesex, and Barbara, daughter and heir of William Parker of Norton Lees, Derbyshire,...

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Blyth, Geoffrey (c. 1470–1530), bishop of Coventry and Lichfield

Andrew A. Chibi.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 1336 words.

Blyth, Geoffrey (c. 1470–1530), bishop of Coventry and Lichfield, born at Norton, Derbyshire, was the second son of William Blyth of Leeds, Yorkshire. His mother was the sister (name...

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Blyth, John (c. 1450–1499), bishop of Salisbury

D. P. Wright.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 546 words.

Blyth, John (c. 1450–1499), bishop of Salisbury, was the son of William Blyth of Norton, on the Derbyshire–Yorkshire border, and of a sister of Thomas Rotherham, archbishop of York (d....

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Alphonsa Muttathupadathu

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

(1910–40),

nun of the Franciscan Clarist Congregation. She was a member of the Syro Malabar Church (in full communion with Rome) and is the first female Indian saint.

Born...

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Perne, Andrew (1519?–1589), dean of Ely and college head

Patrick Collinson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 2108 words.

Perne, Andrew (1519?–1589), dean of Ely and college head, came from a family of minor Norfolk gentry with lands around Pudding Norton and was born in the village of East Bilney, the son of...

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Knatchbull, Sir Norton, first baronet (1602–1685), politician and biblical scholar

Nicholas Keene.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biblical Studies; UK Politics. 918 words.

Knatchbull, Sir Norton, first baronet (1602–1685), politician and biblical scholar, was born on 26 December 1602, the eldest surviving son of Thomas Knatchbull (1572–1623) of Maidstone and...

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