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Norton, Sir John (d. 1534), soldier

David Grummitt.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 527 words.

Norton, Sir John (d. 1534), soldier, was the eldest son of Reginald Norton of Sheldwich, Kent, and Katherine, daughter of Richard Dryland. This John Norton should not be confused with his...

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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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Taking on the Trust: The Epic Battle of Ida Tarbell and John D. Rockefeller. By Steve Weinberg. (New York: Norton, 2008. xvi, 304 pp. $25.95, ISBN 978-0-393-04935-0.)

David Nasaw.

in Journal of American History

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 400 words.

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Norton, Richard [called Old Norton] (d. 1585), rebel

Michael Hicks.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Revolutions and Rebellions. 1396 words.

Norton, Richard [called Old Norton] (d. 1585), rebel, was the eldest son of John Norton (d. 1557) of Norton Conyers in Allertonshire, near Ripon, and the heiress Anne Radcliffe (d. before...

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Norton, Peter John Hill-, Baron Hill-Norton (1915–2004), naval officer

Richard Hill.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare. 2804 words.

Norton, Peter John Hill-, Baron Hill-Norton (1915–2004), naval officer, was born Peter John Norton on 8 February 1915 in Germiston, South Africa, the only son of Martin John (Jack) Norton (dnull...

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Norton, John (1556/7–1612), bookseller

I. Gadd.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Publishing. 1373 words.

Norton, John (1556/7–1612), bookseller, was the son of Richard Norton (d. before 1578) of Billingsley, Shropshire; he was probably not the John Norton who was baptized at Berrington,...

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Martyr, Peter McCallum

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 82 words.

Born 31 March 1954; s of John Walton Martyr and late Jean Wallace Robertson; m 1978, Carol Frances Busby; one s one d

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Power, Mrs (John) Wyse

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 64 words.

Born Baltinglass, Co. Wicklow; d of Eamonn ō Toole and Mary Norton; m John Wyse Power, journalist; one s one d; died 5 Jan. 1941...

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Norton, Edward (bap. 1654, d. 1702), conspirator

Melinda Zook.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 779 words.

Norton, Edward (bap. 1654, d. 1702), conspirator, was the second son of Sir George Norton (d. 1677) of Abbots Leigh, Somerset, and Ellen, daughter of Sir William Owen of Condover in...

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Norton, John Pease (1877)

Robert W. Dimand and Allan Chaffe.

in The Biographical Dictionary of American Economists

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Individual Economists. 950 words.

Born in Suffield, Connecticut, in 1877, John Pease Norton graduated from Yale College and then received his Ph.D. from

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Norton-Griffiths, Sir Peter

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 167 words.

2nd Bt cr 1922

Born 3 May 1905; e s of late Sir John Norton-Griffiths, 1st Bt, KCB, DSO; m 1935, Kathryn (d 1980), ...

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Norton, Sir Clifford John

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 141 words.

KCMG 1946 (CMG 1933); CVO 1937

Born 17 July 1891; o surv. s of late Rev. George Norton and Clara, d of late John Dewey; ...

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Norton, John [called Teyoninhokarawen] (1770–1831?), leader of the Mohawk Indians

Carl Benn.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: United States History; Native American History; World History. 1222 words.

Norton, John [called Teyoninhokarawen] (1770–1831?), leader of the Mohawk Indians, was born on 16 December 1770 at Crail, Fifeshire, the son of John Norton (b. c.1750, d. before 1809),...

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Norton, John Bruce (1815–1883), judge in India

Katherine Prior.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 640 words.

Norton, John Bruce (1815–1883), judge in India, was born, probably in London, on 8 July 1815, the eldest son of Sir John David Norton (d. 1843), of St Pancras, London, and afterwards Madras...

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Johnson, Hon. John W. Fordham

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 69 words.

Born 28 Nov. 1866; s of John Norton Johnson and Elizabeth Newling Johnson; m 1st, 1898; 2nd, 1916; two d; died 28 Nov. 1938

Knight of Grace Order of St John of...

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Thorpe, Rt Hon. (John) Jeremy

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 202 words.

Born 29 April 1929; s of late John Henry Thorpe, OBE, KC, MP (C) Rusholme, and Ursula, d of Sir John Norton-Griffiths, 1st Bt, KCB, DSO, sometime MP (C); m...

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Norton, Robert

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 81 words.

Born 11 Oct. 1838; s of late William Norton of Burcote House, Co. Northampton; m 1st, 1867, Amelia Harriett (d 1900), d of late Rev. John Duncombe Shafto; two ...

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de Courcy-Ireland, Lt-Col Gerald Blakeney

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 97 words.

LVO 1917; MC 1916

Born 1895; m 1924, Helen Beresford, e d of late John Stapleton-Martin, MA, barrister-at-law, and late Mrs Stapleton-Martin, Wood Hall,...

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North, Sir (William) Jonathan (Frederick)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 102 words.

2nd Bt cr 1920

Born 6 Feb. 1931; s of Muriel Norton (d 1989), 2nd d of Sir William Hicking, 1st Bt, and...

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