'Norton01'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Norton of Rotherfield (Hampshire), Norton of Southwick

                               
Sir Richard Norton
1. Sir James Norton (a 1310)
  A. John Norton (a 1361)
  i. John Norton
  m1/2. Felice Kendall (dau of Sir Edward Kendall)
  a. John Norton (a 1411)
Visitation shows John as son of his father's other marriage (to Alice) but VCH (Hampshire, vol 4, Parishes: Linwood) identifies John as son of Felicia Kendall. Thanks to a site visitor (RH, 09.03.09) for bringing this to our attention.
  m. Joane Holle (dau of Richard Holle)
  (1) John Norton (a 1451)
  (A) Richard Norton 'of East Tisted' (a 1494-5) the first mentioned by BEB1841
m. Elizabeth Rotherfield (dau of Sir William Rotherfield alias Lyndhurst by Elizabeth, dau of William Dawtrey by dau of Thomas Cheney)
  (i) John Norton of Rotherfield - continued below
  m. Anne Puttenham (dau of Sir George Puttenham of Sherfield)
  (ii) Peter Norton
  m. Mary Leigh (dau of George Leigh of Adlington)
  (a) John Norton of Bensted
  m. _ Fitzwilliams
  (b)+ other issue - George, Richard, John
(iii) Richard Norton
  m. Emme Welles (dau of Thomas Welles)
  (iv) Margaret Norton
  m. Oliver Vachell of Bereton
  (v) Isabel Norton
  m. _ Audley
  (vi) Elizabeth Norton
  m. _ White of Southwike
  (vii)+ other issue - Edward, Henry, Allice, Issabell
  (2) Jane Norton (d 1500)
  m1. John Treguran
  m2. Robert Drop, Lord Mayor of London (a 1474)
  m3. Edward Grey, 1st Viscount L'Isle (d 14.10.1492)
  b.+ other issue - Agnes, Catherine, Magaret, Mary
  m2/1. Allice
  B. Sir Thomas Norton
  i. Sir Randall Norton (dsp 1370-1)
  m. Margaret Dauntesey (dau of Walter Dauntesey)

 

 

John Norton of Rotherfield - continued above
m. Anne Puttenham (dau of Sir George Puttenham of Sherfield)
1. Sir Richard Norton of Rotherfield
m1. Rose Wayte (dau of William Wayte of Wymering by Anne, sister of Edmond Mountpenson of Batington)
  A. John Norton of Enasyott or Ernshott
  m. Joane Cole
i. Sir Richard Norton of Rotherfield (d 1610-1)
  BEB1841 reports that Richard was the 1st (and only) baronet. However, TCB (vol i, Norton of Rotherfield) shows that this was a confusion with his son Richard.
  m1. Mabell Beecher (dau of Henry Beecher, alderman of London)
  a. Sir Richard Norton, Sheriff of Hampshire, 1st Bart of Rotherfield (b 1582, d before 27.08.1645)
  m. Amy Bilson (d before 1655, dau of Thomas Bilson, Bishop of Winchester)
  (1) Sir Richard Norton, 2nd Bart of Rotherfield (b 1619, d 1652)
  m. Elizabeth (she m2. Sir Humphrey Bennet of Petersfield)
(A) Elizabeth Norton (posthumous)
  m. (20.05.1674) Francis Paulet of Amport (d 25.02.1695-6)
  (2) Sir John Norton, 3rd Bart of Rotherfield (b 1620, dsp 09.01.1686/7)
  m. (before 09.1670) Dorothy March (d before 25.03.1703, dau of Thomas March of Ely)
  (3) Mabella Norton (a 1661)
  m. (14.10.1656) Sir Henry Norton, 2nd Bart (d c1690, son of Sir Gregory, 1st Bart of Charlton)
(4) Honor Norton probably of this generation
  m. Sir Richard Cobbe (b 1607, a 1666)
  b. Elizabeth Norton
  m. Thomas Antrobus
  c.+ other issue - Thomas, John, Catherin
  m2. Elizabeth Capell (dau of Richard Capell, she m2. Richard Aderley of Wodington)
  B. Henry Norton
  C. Mary Norton
  m. Sir Henry Uvedall
m2. Catherine Kingsmill (dau of John Kingsmill)
  D. Sir Daniel Norton of Southwick (d 04.07.1636)
  m. Honora White (dau of Sir John White of Southwike or Southwick)
  i. Richard Norton of Southwick (d 05.1681, 'Colonel' 2nd son)
BEB1841, which reports only Richard's marriage to Elizabeth Fiennes, suggests that Richard's father was Daniel of Southwick son of the above Daniel. We follow Visitation which omits the additional generation.
  m1. Anne Earle (dau of Sir Walter Earle of Charborough)
  a. Daniel Norton (d 1668)
  m. Isabel Lawson (dau of Sir John Lawson)
  (1) Richard Norton (b c1662, a 1700, MP)
  b. Sarah Norton
m. Henry Whithead of Tytherley .
  (1) Anne Whithead apparently of this generation
  m1. John Button
  m2. (c02.1683/4) Sir Robert Smyth, 3rd Bart of Upton (b c1659, d 27.01.1744/5)
m2. Elizabeth Fiennes (dau of William, Viscount Say & Seale)
  c. Richard Norton of Southwick (dsp?)
  m. Elizabeth Butler (dau of James Butler of Amberley Castle)
  d. William Norton of Wellow ('Colonel')
  m. Elizabeth Norton (dau of Sir Thomas Norton, Bart of Coventry)
  (1) Thomas Norton (b 1686)
  (2) (Betty) Norton (b c1685, d 22.02.1752) who married ...
  m. Julius Hutchinson (b c1678, d 28.02.1738)
  e. Charles Norton (b c1666)
  f. Elizabeth Norton
  m. (sp) Sir John Carew, Bart of Anthony (d 1692)
  g. Honora Norton
m. Sir John St. Barbe, Bart of Broadlands (dsp 07.09.1723)
  The above children of Richard by Elizabeth Fiennes are as reported by Visitation. BEB1841 mentions only a son Richard ("the last heir male") and that Richard (the father) "left an only daughter and heir" the following daughter which contradicts the above information. However, BLG1886 (Thistlethwayte of Southwick Park) supports BEB1841 in reporting that Southwick past through such a marriage (although BLG1886 does not identify the mother of the following daughter).
  h. daughter
  m. Richard Whitehead of Norman Court
  (1) Mary Whitehead
  m. (1717) Alexander Thistlethwayte of Winterslow
ii. Honora Norton
  m. John Elliot (son of Sir John of St. Germans)
  iii.+ other issue - Daniel (b c1614), Edward (b c1618), Thomas, John (b 1624-5), Frances, Bridget (dsp), Catherin
  E. Constance Norton
  m. Sir Henry Whitehead
  F.+ other issue - William, Charles
  Probably of this generation but, if so, by which wife is unknown was ...
  H. Anne Norton
  m. Giles Eyre of Brickworth (b 1607, d 1685)
2. Thomas Norton of Nutley
  A. Edmond Norton
3. John Norton of Aldeford
  A. Richard Norton
4. Marmaduke Norton of Hateley
  A.+ issue - Symon, Richard, Thomas, Sara

Main source(s): Visitation (Hampshire, 1530+1575+1622-34, Norton), Visitation (Hampshire & Isle of Wight, 1686, Norton of Southwick), BEB1841 (Norton of Rotherfield)
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