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  1. ? Norton: Birth: DEC 1662 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Death: DEC 1662 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA

  2. Samuel Norton: Birth: 11 AUG 1663 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Death: AFT 1723

  3. Joseph Norton: Birth: 14 AUG 1665 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Death: UNKNOWN

  4. Priscilla Norton: Birth: 16 OCT 1667 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Death: UNKNOWN

  5. Solomon Norton: Birth: 30 NOV 1669 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Death: 2 MAY 1721 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA

  6. Benjamin Norton: Birth: 24 NOV 1672 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Death: 9 OCT 1693 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA

  7. Caleb Norton: Birth: 25 JAN 1674/75 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Death: 7 SEP 1719 in Brunswick, Cumberland Co., ME

  8. Flower Norton: Birth: 21 NOV 1677 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Death: UNKNOWN in Sailsbury, Essex Co, MA

  9. Joshua Norton: Birth: 13 OCT 1680 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Death: 22 JAN 1691/92 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA


Sources
1. Title:   Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts vol 1
Page:   page 266 & 267
Author:   David W. Hoyt
2. Title:   New England Families Genealogical and Memorial: Volume I
Page:   page 38
Author:   Author: William R. Cutter
3. Title:   New England Families Genealogical and Memorial, Series 1
Author:   Author: William Richard Cutter
4. Title:   Probate Records Essex County
5. Title:   Hudson-Mohawk Family Memoirs, Vol. III, Hudson-Mohawk Family Histories
Page:   page 1123
Author:   Family History: Early New York Families, 1600s-1900s
6. Title:   Genealogical Records: Early New England Settlers, 1600s-1800s
Page:   page 175
7. Title:   Records from the Old Norfolk Co., Court Book
8. Title:   Index - Vital Records of Salisbury, Essex Co., MA
9. Title:   Records from the Old Norfolk Co., Court Book
Page:   Salisbury, Essex Co, MA Vital Records

Notes
a. Note:   Hudson-Mohawk Family Memoirs state (Joseph Norton who was usually called "Joseph of Salisbury" is the first known ancestor of this line) =================================================================== in Directory of the Ancestral Heads of New England Families 1620-1700 by Holmes. page clxxv Joseph Norton is listed "Joseph, b. Eng. about 1640, married at Salisbury, Mass., 1662". ================================================================= Among children: Solomon, b. 31 Jan 1669/70, m. Sarah ____. he d. 2 May 1721.
  Source: Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, David W. Hoyt, Providence, RI. 1897.
  Cutter, New England Families, p.38 .
  Salisbury death records show died 11/16/1722
  Census 1677 Norfolk Co page 202 Oath of Allegiance.
  A will of Thomas Carter dated 9/14/1676 shows his property in Salisbury joins property of Joseph Norton.
  Essex Antiquarian Vol 5 page 180 shows "Samuell Getchell of Salisbury, planter and wife Dorcas, conveyed to Joseph Norton and wife Susanah, 9 acres of upland in Salisbury, bounded by highway, Thomas Barnard Sr., William Brown, Thomas Carter, and highway leading to the mill, 12/10/1664"
  Ancestral File: Morman Records show Nicholas father but conflicts with Martha's Vinyard Information. See Morman disclaimer below.
  Ancestral File is a collection of genealogical information taken from Pedigree Charts and Family Group Records submitted to the Family History Department since 1978. The information has not been verified against any official records. Since the information in Ancestral File is contributed, it is the responsibility of those who use the file to verify its accuracy. ========================================================================== == Page 267 (S=Salisbury) 2 I A SON, b. 1662[S]; prob. d. soon. 3 II SAMUEL, b. Oct. 11, 1663[S]; a soldier sent to Wells from S. in 1696; res. A. 1712. 4 III JOSEPH, b. Aug. 14, 1665[S]; m. Nov. 16, 1699[S], Elizabeth Brown; res. S.; soldier 1697. Chil.: Joshua, b. Feb. 18, 1700-1[S]; Mary, b. Feb. 28, 1702-3[S], d. May 7, 1703[S]; Judith, b. March 3, 1703-4[S], a Judith, adult, bp. April 28, 1723. 5 IV PRISCILLA, b. Dec. 16, 1667[S]; m. JOHN2 RING (Robert1). + 6 V SOLOMON, b. Jan. 31, 1669-70[S]; m. Sarah (???); res. S.; d. May 2, 1721[S]. Chil.: Miriam, b. Dec. 4, 1695[S]; Benjamin, b. Feb. 24, 1698-9[S]; John, b. Jan. 14, 1700-1[S]; Maria, b. Nov. 9, 1704[S]; Gideon, b. Aug. 1, 1711[S]. 7 VI BENJAMIN, b. March 24, 1671-2[S]; d. Oct., 1693[S]. 8 VII CALEB, b. June 25, 1675[S]; m. March 6, 1699-1700[A], (6) SUSANNA FRAME; soldier 1697-8. He rem. to Brunswick, Me., after 1706; adm. est. Sept. 7, 1719, wid. Susanna liv. Child Rowlan, b. Oct. 14, 1702[S]. 9 VIII FLOWER [dau.], b. Nov. 21, 1677[S]; prob. m. July 30, 1712[S], Jacob Saturley of Hv. [See note, p. 271.] 10 IX JOSHUA, b. Oct. 13, 1680[S]; d. Jan. 22, 1692-3[S]. ======================================================================== Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts vol 1 , Page 266 1 JOSEPH NORTON?? of Salisbury, m. March 10, 1662[S], (2) SUSANNA2 GETCHELL; oath al. and fid. 1677; soldier 1697. He d. Nov. 16, 1721[S]. Wid. Sus. d. Aug. 19, 1724[S]. Children
  ?? There were several early settlers bearing the name NORTON. GEOROE of Salem, Ipswich, and other places, came from London early; oath free. 1634:
  Below from IGI records Family History Center. Joseph NORTON Sex: M Event(s): Birth: Abt. 1641 Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts Parents:
  Relatives: Albert Wesley Norton -------------------------------------------------------------------------- ------ Source Information: -------------------------------------------------------------------------- ------ Film Number: 170775 Page Number: 943 Reference Number: 20274 Film Number: 170761 Page Number: 2080 Reference Number EXTRACTS FROM AN ORDER BOOK of Capt. (2) HENRY2 TRUE, of Salisbury, Commissioned Oct. 29, 1696 "A Cording to an order from the Right Honrable ye Lieut gouernour: for the detaching fouer soldiers for releass four at wells namly Jacob Morrell John osgood Samll. Collens & Hezekiah purinton bareing date the 24th day of December 1696: In pursuance where of by my order: Samll: norton John Greley Jaraell Hoyt & Nathn: osgood were detached the 26th day of December 1696: & sent to wells to Capt Bracket according to ye Lut gouernours order Dember ye 31st: 1696 vnder the Conduct of Mr Jsaac Morrell" Joseph French "prest" by Capt. True, May 12, 1697, to serve May 14, at "Nubury." Two soldiers "prest," April, 1697: "Joseph norton Senr: & Ben Eastman Jr." Col. Peirce ment. in both cases above, also below. Joseph Norton Sen. and Benm Eastman Jr. released. Thomas Baker and Joseph Norton Jr. "prest" June 22, 1697. ========================================================================== below information from New England Families Genealogical and Memorial: Volume I page 39 - this shows the Nicholas connection which I believe to be wrong as Joseph son of Nicholas born 1653 had 3 wives none of which was Susannah.
  (II) Joseph Norton, born about 1640, may have been a nephew of some of the other immigrants mentioned in a preceding paragraph, though no actual proof of relationship has been found. He settled in Salisbury, Massachusetts, in the vicinity of which the Nortons named above settled. He took the oath of allegiance and fidelity in 1677, and was a soldier against the Indians in 1697. He died November 16, 1721, at Salisbury. He married, March 10, 1662, Susanna, daughter of Samuel and Dorcas Getchell, who died his widow August 19, 1724. Children, all born at Salisbury: 1. Son, 1662, died young. 2. Samuel. October 11, 1663; a soldier in service at Wells, Maine, in 1696. 3. Joseph, August 14, 1665. 4. Priscilla, December 16, 1667; married John, son of Robert Ring. 5. Solomon, mentioned below. 6. Benjamin, March 24, 1671-72, died October, 1693. 7. Caleb, June 25, 1675; married, March 6, 1699-1700, Susanna Frame; was a soldier in 1697-98, and subsequently removed to Brunswick, Maine. 8. Flower, November 21, 1677. 9. Joshua, October 13, 1680, died January 22, 1692-93.
  Joseph Norton found in:
  Colonial America, 1607-1789 Census Index State: MA County: Norfolk Co. Page #: 202 Census/Enumeration year: 1677 Census type code: Oath Of Allegiance Joseph Norton found in:
  Colonial America, 1607-1789 Census Index State: NH County: Rockingham Co. Location: Hampton Falls Page #: 375 Census/Enumeration year: 1709


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