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Elizabeth Brown[1, 2]

Female 1718 - 1791  (72 years)

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  • Name Elizabeth Brown 

      My Blackburn family, and they [Nortons and Browns] were in the Nottingham Monthly Meetings in Cecil County Maryland and they both married into the William Brown family of Nottingham in 1733 and 1739. The book says they came from "ye City and Parish of Armagh" and were the children of Edward Norton.

      Elizabeth Norton (Brown)
      Birthdate: December 16, 1718
      Birthplace: Nottingham, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
      Death: September 28, 1791 in Guilford, North Carolina, USA
      Immediate Family:

      Daughter of William Brown, Jr. and Elizabeth Brown
      Wife of Edward Norton, II; Edward Norton and Thomas Branson
      Mother of William Norton; Margaret Chamness (Norton); Messor Norton; Mercer Norton; Elizabeth Beeson and 4 others
      Sister of John Brown and Elizabeth Brown
      Half sister of William Brown; Margaret Churchman; Daniel Brown; John Brown, Sr.; James Brown and 4 others
      Managed by: stanley w. duke, jr.
      Last Updated: December 29, 2014
    Born 16 Dec 1718  Chester Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 28 Sep 1791  Randolph Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5790  My Reynolds Line
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2015 

    Family Edward Norton,   b. 1715, Armagh Co., Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1778, Guilford, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 16 Aug 1739  Chester Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    +1. Mary Norton,   b. 14 Apr 1757, Fairfax Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1801, Wayne Co., Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F2204  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Brown Norton Wedding Record
    Brown Norton Wedding Record
    3021 Reynolds Bible Page.bmp

    Browns of Nottingham Pennsylvania
    Browns of Nottingham Pennsylvania
    Bowns of Nottingham, Penna.pdf

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Mary Frances Reynolds Eggleston,
      1. EDWARD1 NORTON was born 1687 in Armagh Co, Ireland, and died 1738 in Armagh Co, Ireland. He married JANE GRIMES ROSE, daughter of WILLIAM ROSE and JANE GRIMES.
      Child of EDWARD NORTON and JANE ROSE is:
      i. EDWARD II 2NORTON, b.1715, Armagh Co, Ireland; d. 13 Sep 1778, Guilford Co, North Carolina.
      Generation No. 2
      was born 1715 in Armagh Co, Ireland, and died September 13, 1778 in
      Guilford Co, North Carolina. He married ELIZABETH BROWN August 16, 1739 in Nottingham, Chester, PA. She was born December 16, 1718 in Chester, PA, and died 28 Sep 1791 in Randolph Co, NC.
      Children of EDWARD NORTON and ELIZABETH BROWN are:
      i. WILLIAM3 NORTON , b. 1740, Virginia.
      ii. MARGARET NORTON, b. 1745, Fairfax Co, VA
      iii. ELIZABETH NORTON, b. 1748, Fairfax Co,VA
      3. iv. MERCER NORTON, b. 1750, VA or NC; d. Abt. 1801, Wayne Co, Kentucky.
      v. MARY NORTON, b. 14 Apr 1757, Fairfax Co, Va; m. RICHARD BROWN.
      vi. EDWARD III NORTON, b. 1760, Virginia.
      Generation No. 3
      3. MERCER3 NORTON (EDWARDII2, EDWARD1)was born 1750 in Virginia or North Carolina, and died Abt. 1801 in Wayne Co, Kentucky. He married MARTHA
      Children of MERCER NORTON and MARTHA HIGGINS are:
      4.i. JACOB4 NORTON, b. March 14, 1778.
      ii. WILIAM NORTON, m. EASTER JAMES, 29 Jan 1803.
      Generation No. 4
      4. JACOB4 NORTON(MERCER3, EDWARDII2, EDWARD1) was born March 14, 1778. He married MARY KING 1802. Notes for JACOB NORTON: It appears that Jacob Norton move to Tippah Co., MS between 1833 and 1840 as he was living in Tippah Co. at
      the time of the 1840 census. His sons, Edward D., John H., William and their families are also listed in Tippah
      Co. in the 1840 census. Edward married in 1833 in Hardeman Co., TN, so the move took place sometime after that.
      More About JACOB NORTON:
      Burial: Tippah Co, Mississippi
      Children of JACOB NORTON and MARY KING are:
      i. EDWARD D.5 NORTON, b. September 14, 1810, TN; d. December 16, 1877, Tippah Co, Mississippi.
      iv. MERCERII NORTON , b. May 18, 1807, TN; d. 9 Sep 1872, Webster Co, Missouri.
      vi. RACHEL NORTON.2
      vii. JACOB N. NORTON.
      x. JOHN H. NORTON.
      xi. WILLIAM NORTON, b.24 Jan 1809; d.8 Sep 1860.
      Generation No. 5

    2. [S4] Deborah Lozano,
      from ancestry

      Elizabeth Brown

      Edward Norton

      William Brown, Elizabeth Cowgill

      Birth Place:
      Chester, Nottingham, PA

      Birth Date:
      16 Dec 1718

      Marriage Place:
      Nottingham, Chester, PA

      Marriage Date:
      16 Aug 1739

      Death Place:
      Center Mm, Guilford, NC

      Death Date:
      28 Sep 1791