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Norris: Norreys of Bray, Norreys Norris of Davyhume Hall, Norreys of Penwortham, Norreys / Noreis or Norres of Speke, Norreys Norreis or Noreis of Sutton
No27=25. Related to Hugo le Noreis Norensis of Noricus de Blacrod d 1223, to whose son Hugo he was kinsman and heir male, was ...
No26=24. Alane le Noreis of Sutton a 1230
No25=23. Alane le Noreis of Sutton b about 1220 d a 1250, bailiff of Halton
BP1934 differs from Ormerod which we follow not least because of the additional detail he provides. BP1934 shows this Alan as father of Sir Henry father rather than brother of his successor Alan father rather than brother of his successor Henry father of Thomas father of William of Sutton who is reported as having acquired the manor of Speke by marriage with Joan, dau of Sir John Molyneux of Sefton. William & Joan are shown by BP1934 to have been parents of Sir Henry father of the Sir John who married Katherine Balderstone.
No24-1. Sir Henry le Norreis of Sutton b about 1245 d 1314
m Margaret de Daresbury b before 1248, a 1314, dau of William de Daresbury
i. Alane le Norreis of Sutton and Daresbury d before 1351
m Mabell de Merton dau of Ranulph de Merton
a. Thomas le Norreis dvp?sp before 1351
m Helewisa
b. Clemence Norreis, heiress of Daresbury, Sutton, Eccleston and Rainhill
m William Daniers d 1407, son of Sir John
ii. Gilbert le Norreis of Sutton, Eccleston and Rainhill
No24-2. Alane le Noreis or Norreys of Speke
m Margaret de Haselwal dau of Sir Patrick de Haselwal by Agnes, dau of William de Thurstanston
i. Patrick le Noreis or Norreys of Speke d before 1318
ii. Robert le Noreis or Norreys dsp
No24-3. Robert le Noreis
No24=22. John le Noreis b about 1250
m Nicola de Haselwal dau of Sir Patrick de Haselwal by Agnes, dau of William de Thurstanston
No23-1 Sir Henry le Noreis of Speke b about 1270 d a 1327
a.+ issue dvpsp? - John, Henry
No23=21 Alan le Noreis of Speke b about 1285
m Ellyn
No22=20 Sir John le Noreis of Speke b about 1315
As noted above, we follow Ormerod who differs from BP1934 on Sir John's ancestry.
m Katherine Balderstone dau of Robert Balderstone
No21=19 Sir Henry Norreys of Speke b about 1350 d a 1421
m Alice de Ernys dau of Roger de Ernys of Chester
No20=18 William Norreys of Speke - continued below
m Elizabeth Harrington dau of Sir James Harrington
No20 John Norreys of Bray a 1456
m Millicent Ravenscroft dau of _ Ravenscroft of Cotton End
No19-1 Thomas Norreys dsp
No19 Roger Norreys of Bray
No18 William Norreys of Bray
m1 Christian Sereth dau of William Sereth of Ruscombe
No17-11 Sir John Norreys of Bray & Patenden, Sheriff of Devon & Berkshire d 1466
m1 Alice Merbrooke dau of Richard Merbrooke of Yattenden
m2 Eleanor Clitherow dau of Roger Clitherow of Colderstone
m3. Margaret Chedworth dau of Sir John Chedworth
No17-2 William Norreys
A Thomas Norreys of Wingfield had issue
m2 Anne de la Rivers
No17-3 Roger Norreys of Cookham had issue
Probably of this generation, but if so by which marriage is unknown, was ...
No17 Agnes Norris b 1402, d 1472
m William Bulstrode of Upton b 1400, d c1473
No20-3+ her issue - Robert, James, Richard, Sir William
No21-2 Katherine Norris
m mcrt 1377-8 Roger le Bruyn of Stapleford
No21-3 Elizabeth Norris possibly of this generation b about 1355
m Ralph Vernon of Shipbroke
No22-2+ other issue - William, Alan, Hugh
No24-5.+ other issue b about 1250 d a 1292 - Robert, John
No18William Norreys of Speke - continued above
Commoners identifies William's wife as Perceval, dau of John Harrington of Westby. Ormerod confirms that that is how Visitation Cheshire, 1567 names her but identifies her as ...:
m Elizabeth Harrington dau of Sir James Harrington
No17-1 Thomas Norreys of Speke b about 1435 d 1487-8
m Lettice Norreys dau of Thomas Norreys of Derby
A. Sir William Norreys or Norres of Speke b 1459, d 01.09.1506-7
m Catherine Bold dau of Sir Henry Bold of Bold Hall
i. Henry Norreys or Norres of Speke b c1481, d 07.07.1524
m 08.07.1500 Clemence Harrington dau of Sir James Harrington of Wolfage
a. Sir William Norreys or Norres of Speke b c1501, d 30.01.1568
m1 mcrt 12.04.1521 Ellen Bulkeley dau of Rowland Bulkeley of Wateroft
1 Clemence Norres
m 03.11.1534 Adam Hulton of Hulton Park d 20.09.1572-3
2 Catharine Norres
m Hugh ap Richard of Wales
3 Alice Norres
m Adam Hawarden of Wolston
4 Ellen Norres
m _ Lloyd
5 Margaret Norres
m Thurstan Tyldesley of Wardley
6+ other issue - William dsp Musselburgh 10.09.1547, Emma
m2 before 1535 Anne Myddleton dau of David Myddleton of Chester
8 Edward Norreys /Norres of Speke b c 1539, bur 21.05.1606
m Margaret Smallwood dau of Roger Smallwood of Westminster
-1 Sir William Norris of Speke d 1626/34
m Eleanor Molyneux of Sefton
-1-1 William Norris of Speke d. 10 Jul 1651
m Margaret Salusbury
-1-1-1 Margaret Norris
m John Salusbury of Bachegraig son of John Salusbury of Bachegraig d. 1685 and Elizabeth Ravenscroft
-1-1-1-1 Lt. Col. Thomas Salusbury of Bachegraig d. 1700
m Anne Perceval
dau of Thomas Perceval of North Weston d. 20 Sep 1691 and Catherine Lloyd
grandau of James Perceval d About 1641 and Alice Chester
gr grandau of James Perceval d. 26 May 1593 and Elizabeth Berkeley
2gr grandau of Sir Maurice Berkeley of Bruton and Catherine Blount
-1-1-1-1-1 Norfolk Salusbury of Plas-y-Ward, Denbigh d 1736 m Elizabeth Williams
-1-1-1-1-1-1 Elizabeth Salusbury b. 1720 d. 1756 m Rev. Thomas Hughes b 1710 d 1776 son of Mwyndeg Hughes and Elizabeth Woods of Liverpool
-1-1-1-1-1-1-1 Rev. Thomas Hughes of Uffington b 1756 d 6 Jan 1833 and Mary Ann Watts b 3 Apr 1770 d 1853
-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1 Jane Elizabeth Hughes 'Janie Senior' b 10 Dec 1828 d 24 Mar 1877 m John Nassau Senior b 1822 d 1891 son of Nassau William Senior b 1790 d 4 Jun 1864 and Mary Charlotte Mair b 1791/2 d 1883
-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1 Walter Nassau Senior b 1850 d 1933 m Mabel Barbara Hammersley b 1864 d 1943 Margaret Gilchrist Nightingale b 22 May 1871 d 26 Dec 1956 dau of Robert Nightingale of Ecclefechan b 1827 d 17 Nov 1877 and Margaret McArthur b 1835/8 d 8 Jan 1918 grandau of Daniel McArthur of Argyllsh, Islay b About 1802/4 and Margaret Gilchrist b 1801
-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1 Oliver Nassau Senior b 1901 m Dorothy Gardner Smith b 31 May 1904 dau of Herbert Heaton Gardner Smith b 1869 d 1922 and Annie E Pierce b 1874 d 1918
-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1 Pamela Mary Senior b 23 Aug 1928 m Denys Gordon Milne, C. B. E. b 12 Jan 1926 son of Dr. George Gordon Milne b 31 Jan 1894 d Apr 1942 and Margaret Nightingale Campbell b 19 Mar 1900 d 18 Dec 1983
9 Elizabeth Norres b c 1541
m Bartholomew Hesketh of Aughton
10 Isabel Norres b c 1543
m Robert Charnock of Astley
11 Jane Norres b c 1545
m William Ball of Chester
12 Margaret Norres b c 1547
m y Molyneux of Wood
13+ Henry Norres b c 1549
John Norres b c 1550
George Norres b c 1551,
John Norres b c 1553 dsp,
son dsp before 1566
Mary Norres b c 1555
Anne Norres b c 1556 dsp
b. Thomas Norres of Blacon b c1503 d before 1565
m Anne Brampton a 1582, dau of William Brampton of Norfolk
1 Margaret or Margery Norres b c 1525
m John Ogle of Whiston
2+ other issue - Henry Norres b c 1527
Edward Norres b c 1529 of Park Hall
William Norres b c 1531 of Staples Inn,
Thomas Norres b c 1533 dsp,
James Norres b c 15352 of Blackrod,
Dorothy Norres b c 1540
c. Anne Norres b c 1504
m Percival Harrington of Huyton Hey
ii. William Norres of West Derby d before 1565 had issue
m _ Passmyche dau of James Passmyche
iii. Margaret Norres
m John Ogle of Prescot
iv.+ other issue - James, Edward, Joan
B. Edmund Norreys of Fifield, Berkshire 4th son had issue
m Alice Fowler dau of John Fowler
C. Nicholas Norreys of Tarleton youngest?
i. ?? Norreys
a. ?? Norreys
1 ?? Norreys
A Nicholas Norreys of Middleforth b 1633, d 1684
m Elizabeth Loxham of Preston
i Henry Norreys of Penwortham b 1684/5
m Mary Blackledge d 1740, dau of John Blackledge of Howick
a Henry Norreys or Norris of Penwortham d 1754
m 1739 Catherine Shaw dau of John Shaw of Anderton
1 Henry Norris of Penwortham and Davyhulme Hall b 1744, d 1780
m 1779 Anne Allen dau of John Allen of Mayfield, Derbyshire
A Mary Norris
m 17.07.1809 Robert Josias Jackson Harris, later Norreys of Davyhulme Hall b 27.09.1784
2 Catherine Norris
b Thomas Norreys 4th son
m1 ?? Mrs. Cochrane
1 Thomas Norreys of Liverpool
m Jane Horton dau of Walter Horton of Stafford
A+ issue - Thomas Horton, Walter
m2 Alice Winstanley dau of Richard Winstanley of Chorley
2 Robert Norreys b 1769 had issue
m Ellen Ellames of Liverpool
3+ other issue - Henry b 1770, Catherine
c Margaret Norreys
m Adam Saunderson of Preston
d Elizabeth Norreys
m John Harrison of Bankfield
e+ other issue dsp - William of Withnell, Robert
C. Elizabeth Norreys
m William Worthington son of Hugh of Worthington
D. Alice Norreys
m James Toxteth of Aighburgh
E.+ other issue - Thomas, Richard, Christopher, Edward, Elizabeth, Jane, Beatrice
No17-2 Catherine Norreys b about 1436
m Robert Grosvenor of Eaton
No17-3 Agnes Norreys b about 1437
m John Bunbury of Cheshire d c1506
No17 Elizabeth Norreys b about 1438
m Thomas Gerard of Ince
No17-5 Margaret Norreys
m Robert Lathom of Parbold
No17-6 Beatrice Norreys
m John Ireland of Lidiate
No17-7 Ales Norreys
m John Evans of Hawarden
No17-8 Jane Norreys
m William Worthington of Worthington
No17-9+ other issue - Richard Norreys b about 1437,
Robert Norreys b about 1439,
William Norreys b about 1441 priest,
John Norreys b about 1443,
Edmund Norreys b about 1445,
Henry Norreys b about 1446,
Christopher Norreys b about 1448
- - - - - - - - - - the following from
The exact relationship of the following to the above has yet to be established:
John Norris, son of Sir Henry Norris II, came to Virginia from England and Barbados on the ship "Truelove" in 1635 age 18 yrs. John Norris died in 1682. ______________________________________________________________________________
Mary Norris m. Stephen Gough, mentioned in a will of 1743 in St. Marys Co. Maryland.
Mary Norris, granddaughter of Sir Henry Norris, married Isaac Allerton
THOMAS NORRIS 1608 Congham, Norfolk Co. England, d. 1675 Talbot Co. MD married Anne Hynson 1637 Nansemond Co. Virginia, (Upper Norfolk Co.) [Thomas is the son of Geoffrey Norris (1559-1609) and wife, Mary MYLES (Miles)]. Thomas Norris is said to have followed William Claiborne in his trading expeditions up the Chesapeake Bay and then settled in St. Mary's Co. MD. as a Protestant planter. As a trader, he went back and forth between Maryland and Virginia.
1. Thomas Norris 1638 St. Mary's Co. MD d June 1683 while visiting daughter, Martha in Lancaster Co. VA m1 Martha Ironmonger in Northumberland Co. VA (3 children). m2 Elizabeth Hosier in Kent Co. MD ca. 1671. He was a mariner like his father. Thomas and Eliz. moved to Charleston South Carolina 1671-74 then returned to Maryland where they settled in 1775. son:
1 John Norris 1672 Charleston, South Carolina. mariner and sailed out of Baltimore MD moved to Charleston, South Carolina land grant for 300 acres in the Colleton District of SC d ca. 1750 and
m Mary Patrick 1705 his widow moved to Abbeville SC to be near their son, Robert Norris and he died in 1797 Anderson Co. SC.
2 Edward Norris Oct 1639 St Mary's Co. MD d Feb 1695/6 Baltimore MD
m1 Mary Freeman (6 children).
m2 Sarah Wichel, widow of John Kemp (2 children)
3 Ann (Hannah) Norris 1640 d 1687 Talbot Co. MD.
m1 William Woodroofe. m2 Francis Sheperd
4 George Norris died age 2 or 3 yrs.
5 Daniel Norris April 1643 MD d. 1707 Kent Co. MD. m. Eliz___ (4 children)
6 Alice Norris June 1644. m. William Evans and they lived in England
7 Cuthbert Norris 1645 MD drowned at sea age 23
8 Robert Norris Dec 1647 St. Mary's Co. MD d 1701/03 Kent Co MD m Tabitha Ostley (8 children)
9 John Norris 1650 m. Susannah Heard (7 children b. St. Mary's Co. MD) Children: 1 John Norris 1680 m Anne WHEATLEY, grandchildren in Nelson Co. KY
2 Luke Norris 1689 m Jane Heard, grandchildren in Mason Co. KY
3 Mark Norris 1695 m Susannah Greenwell, grandchildren in Bracken Co.KY
4 Thomas Norris 1697 m Jane Greenwell, grandchildren in Nelson Co. KY
5 Mary Norris
6 Monica Norris
7 Eliza Norris
George Norris 1672 Fleet Bay _____, married Judith Horton daughter of Tobias Horton 1651 Lancaster Co. VA d. Aug 12, 1748 m. Martha Brent Sept 10, 1673 Lancaster Co. VA, she was born 1658 Lancaster Co. VA died about 1710 VA., daughter of Hugh Brent 1620 Kent Co. England, died Mar 13, 1671 Lancaster Co. VA, m. 1st. Mary Ochersone 1654, born 1635 Lancaster Co. VA, m. 2nd Mary Acherson 1656. She was born 1635 Lancaster Co. VA died 1663 Lancaster Co. VA children:
1. John Norris No info available for sibblings (1). Joseph Norris, Sr. born January 11, 1729 Sharpsburg, Washington County Maryland, died Mar 18, 1813 Penn Twp. Huntington Co. PA, married Mary Moody born Nov 30, 1730 Wales, died Dec 17, 1817 Penn Twp. Huntington Co. PA. She was the daughter of William Moody Sept 18, 1692 Stinchcombe, Gloucestershire Co. England and Mary Young. They lived in Sharpsburg near Hagerstown until they moved to Pennsylvania with some of their grown children. Some descendants say it was about 1763 others say it was more like 1781. They settled on the Raystown branch of the Juniata River and he acquired a farm that had belonged to the Sanders family who had all been killed by Indians in 1780. This farm of 390 acres was at that time in Hopewell, Twp. of Bedford Co. PA. Later it became part of Penn Twp. in Huntington Co. PA. Children: A. Elizabeth Norris Oct 11, 1750, m. Adam Mover
B.. Eleanor Norris April 17, 1752, m. Adam Metcalf
C. John Davis Norris March 16, 1754
D. William Norris Feb 7, 1756
E Mary Norris Jan 1760, m. Peter Wagoner
F. Sarah Norris Nov 3, 1763, m. David Jackson
G Lida Norris Oct 10, 1761, m. John Garney
H. Ruhannah Norris Dec 21, 1765 m. George Shirley 1761 PA died May 8, 1824 Morgan Co. Ohio (parents of John Shirley born 1787 Olive Twp, Huntington Co. PA, died Mar 5, 1853 Rome Twp. Athens Co. Ohio who is the father of Silas Shirley, father of Owen Parmer Shirley).
I. Nancy Ann Norris Jan 1, 1766, m. Hugh Johnson
J. Ruhama Norris born Dec 21, 1767
K. Jane Norris Aug 19, 1772, m. William Enyeart
12 Joseph Norris Jr. Aug 18, 1774 Bedford Co. PA etc
Thomas Norris witnessed the will of Richard Shirley who died in 1747 St. Marys Co. Maryland
A Thomas Norris was named in the will of John Norris of St. Marys Co. Maryland in 1709.
In 1728, St. Marys Co.Maryland, a Thomas was born to Thomas Norris.
In 1711, Anne Arundel Co. Maryland, a Thomas was born to Thomas Norris and wife Sarah.

Main sources:
1 BP1934 Abingdon, George Ormerod's 'Miscellanea Palatina' see below, pedigrees on 'Le Noreis or Norreys of Sutton and Daresbury' and 'Norres of Speke'
2 George Ormerod's 'Miscellanea Palatina' 1851, 'consisting of Genealogical Essays illustrative of Cheshire and Lancashire Families and of a Memoir on The Cheshire Domesday Roll', the pedigrees on 'Norres of Speke' + Visitation Cheshire, 1567+1664 + BEB1841 Norreys of Speke + Commoners vol i, Norreys of Davyhulme Hall
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