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Norton, George

Male Abt 1648 - 1715


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  • Born  Abt 1648  Of Abbott's Leigh, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  25 Apr 1715  Abbott's Leigh, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I09882  My Genealogy
    Last Modified  11 Jun 2015 

    Father  Norton, George,   b. 31 Jan 1622, Of Abbott's Leigh, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 29.02.1667/68, Abbott's Leigh, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Owen, Ellen,   c. 6 Jun 1622, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1667 
    Married  Abt 1648  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F02818  Group Sheet

    Family  Freke, Frances,   b. Abt 1645, Of Harrington, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 20 Feb 1730/31, Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F03128  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
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      "Near this place lies interred the body of Sir George Norton of Abbots Leigh in ye County of Somerset, son of Sir George Norton of the same place so eminently loyal in hazarding both his life and fortune by concealing in his house the sacred person of out late most gracious Sovereign, King Charles ye Second, till he could provide means for his escape into France and by his virtuous and Pious Dame Frances Norton, this monument is erected to his memory. He dyed the XXVIth day of April MDCCXV in the LXVIIth yeare of his age. He married Frances the daughter of Ralph Freke of Hamington in the County of Wilts Esq.; by whom he had issue three children, George, Grace and Elizabeth; the first and last dyed young; Grace married as ye monument in the Church expresseth."