Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Sheridan

F, b. circa 1812, d. 15 June 1877
Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Norton née Sheridan
Reference4825
Last Edited10 Aug 2017
     Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Sheridan was born circa 1812 in St George Hanover Square, London, England. She was the daughter of Thomas Sheridan and Caroline Henrietta Callander.1 She married George Chapple Norton, son of Hon Fletcher Norton and Caroline Elizabeth Balmain, on 30 July 1827. Her husband George died on 24 February 1875.1 She married William Stirling-Maxwell on 1 March 1877. She died on 15 June 1877.

Family 1

George Chapple Norton b. 31 Aug 1800, d. 24 Feb 1875
Children

Family 2

William Stirling-Maxwell b. 8 Mar 1818, d. 15 Jan 1878
Children

Sources

  1. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives.
  2. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives The Criminal Conversation of Mrs Norton by Diane Atkinson.

William Stirling-Maxwell

M, b. 8 March 1818, d. 15 January 1878
Reference4827
Last Edited12 Feb 2017
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Perthshire between 1852 and 1868. He held the office of Vice-Lord-Lieutenant of Renfrewshire. He succeeded to the title of 9th Baronet Maxwell, of Auldhouse [N.S., 1682] on 6 June 1865.2 He graduated with a Doctor of Law (LL.D.) He graduated with a Doctor of Civil Law (D.C.L.) He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Perthshire between 1874 and 1878. He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.) He held the office of Rector of Edinburgh University. William Stirling-Maxwell was born on 8 March 1818 in Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland, he was the son of Archibald Stirling and Elizabeth Maxwell. He married Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Sheridan, daughter of Thomas Sheridan and Caroline Henrietta Callander, on 1 March 1877. He died on 15 January 1878 at age 59.

Family

Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Sheridan b. c 1812, d. 15 Jun 1877
Children

John Stirling-Maxwell

M, b. 6 June 1866, d. 30 May 1956
Reference4828
Last Edited12 Feb 2017
     John Stirling-Maxwell was born on 6 June 1866. He was the son of William Stirling-Maxwell and Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Sheridan. He died on 30 May 1956 at age 89.

Archibald Stirling-Maxwell

M, b. 14 September 1867, d. 18 February 1931
Reference4829
Last Edited12 Feb 2017
     Archibald Stirling-Maxwell was born on 14 September 1867. He was the son of William Stirling-Maxwell and Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Sheridan. He died on 18 February 1931 at age 63.

Thomas Brinsley Norton

M, b. 4 November 1831, d. 24 July 1877
Reference4830
Last Edited5 Sep 2017
     Thomas Brinsley Norton was born on 4 November 1831 in Westminster, London, England.1 He was the son of George Chapple Norton and Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Sheridan. He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire and then at University College, Oxford University, Oxford.1 Thomas sustained a serious head injury in 1851 as a result of falling from his horse while hunting in Yorkshire and was sent to Italy to convalesce, he was never to fully recover.1 He married Maria Chiara Elisa Federigo on 1 August 1854 in Florence, Italy, they met in Naples. Maria was the daughter of a local lawyer.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Lord Grantley, Baron of Markenfield, County York [G.B., 1782] on 28 August 1875. He died on 24 July 1877 in Capri, Italy, at age 45.1

Family

Maria Chiara Elisa Federigo b. 1834, d. 1 Feb 1892
Children

Sources

  1. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives.

Maria Chiara Elisa Federigo

F, b. 1834, d. 1 February 1892
Reference4831
Last Edited5 Sep 2017
     Maria Chiara Elisa Federigo was born in 1834 in Capri, Italy. She married Thomas Brinsley Norton, son of George Chapple Norton and Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Sheridan, on 1 August 1854 in Florence, Italy, they met in Naples. Maria was the daughter of a local lawyer.1 She witnessed the death of Thomas who died on 24 July 1877 in Capri, Italy.1 She died on 1 February 1892 in Casa Federigo, Capri, Italy. She was buried in Roman Catholic Cemetery, Capri, Italy.

Family

Thomas Brinsley Norton b. 4 Nov 1831, d. 24 Jul 1877
Children

Sources

  1. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives.

Carlotta Chiara Mary Norton

F, b. 1854, d. March 1931
Reference4832
Last Edited12 Feb 2017
     Carlotta Chiara Mary Norton was born in 1854 in Florence, Italy. She was the daughter of Thomas Brinsley Norton and Maria Chiara Elisa Federigo. She died in March 1931 she was unmarried.

John Richard Brinsley Norton

M, b. 1 October 1855, d. 5 August 1943
Reference4833
Last Edited5 Sep 2017
     John Richard Brinsley Norton was born on 1 October 1855 in Florence, Italy, He was given the name of Giovannia Richard Brinsley Norton at birth. He was the son of Thomas Brinsley Norton and Maria Chiara Elisa Federigo. He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Middlesex Yeomanry cavalry. He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Grantley, Baron of Markenfield, co. York [G.B., 1782] on 24 July 1877. He was a Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Yorkshire. He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Yorkshire.1 John invited his cousin Charles Grantley Norton and his wife Katharine to lunch shortly after he gained the title of Lord Grantley. A few hours later Lord Grantley had eloped with his cousin's wife and they were aboard is yacht 'Polly' en route for the Greek Islands. When they returned they set up home in Wonersh Park. Naturally divorce for Charles and Katherine ensued.1 He married Katherine Buckner Norton on 5 November 1879 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, the next day they discovered that Katherine's divorce absolute had not been made. So this being completed they married again in Caxton Hall.2,3 By 1884, the Settled Land Acts having come into force, John decdied to sell all his Surrey properties. The sales were spread over three years, from 1885 - 1888.1 His wife Katherine died on 17 February 1897 in St George Hanover Square, London, England.4 He died on 5 August 1943 in Pancras, London, England, at age 87.5

Family

Katherine Buckner McVickar b. c 1849, d. 17 Feb 1897
Children

Sources

  1. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1879/Q4 St Geo H Sq Volume 1d Page 836.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 1879/Q4 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 241.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1897/Q1 St Geo H Sq Volume 1a Page 286 age 48.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes 1943/Q3 Pancras Volume 1b Page 11 age 87.

Katherine Buckner McVickar

F, b. circa 1849, d. 17 February 1897
Reference4834
Last Edited5 Sep 2017
     Katherine Buckner McVickar was born circa 1849 in USA she was the daughter of Commodore William Henry McVickar.1 She married Charles Grantley Campbell Norton, son of Charles Francis Norton and Maria Louisa Campbell, on 22 June 1870. John invited his cousin Charles Grantley Norton and his wife Katharine to lunch shortly after he gained the title of Lord Grantley. A few hours later Lord Grantley had eloped with his cousin's wife and they were aboard is yacht 'Polly' en route for the Greek Islands. When they returned they set up home in Wonersh Park. Naturally divorce for Charles and Katherine ensued.1 She and Charles Grantley Campbell Norton were divorced on 4 November 1879.1 She married John Richard Brinsley Norton, son of Thomas Brinsley Norton and Maria Chiara Elisa Federigo, on 5 November 1879 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, the next day they discovered that Katherine's divorce absolute had not been made. So this being completed they married again in Caxton Hall.2,3 She died on 17 February 1897 in St George Hanover Square, London, England.4

Family 1

Charles Grantley Campbell Norton b. 23 May 1835, d. 10 Apr 1921

Family 2

John Richard Brinsley Norton b. 1 Oct 1855, d. 5 Aug 1943
Children

Sources

  1. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1879/Q4 St Geo H Sq Volume 1d Page 836.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 1879/Q4 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 241.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1897/Q1 St Geo H Sq Volume 1a Page 286 age 48.

Charles Grantley Campbell Norton

M, b. 23 May 1835, d. 10 April 1921
Reference4835
Last Edited5 Sep 2017
     Charles Grantley Campbell Norton was born on 23 May 1835.1 He was the son of Charles Francis Norton and Maria Louisa Campbell. He married Katherine Buckner McVickar on 22 June 1870. John invited his cousin Charles Grantley Norton and his wife Katharine to lunch shortly after he gained the title of Lord Grantley. A few hours later Lord Grantley had eloped with his cousin's wife and they were aboard is yacht 'Polly' en route for the Greek Islands. When they returned they set up home in Wonersh Park. Naturally divorce for Charles and Katherine ensued.1 He and Katherine Buckner Norton were divorced on 4 November 1879.1 He married Mary Elizabeth Mina Smith on 6 September 1886.1 He gained the rank of Major in the service of the 23rd Royal Welch Fusiliers, raising to a Colonel in the service of the Imperial Ottoman Gendarmerie and was decorated with the award of the Military Knight of Windsor.1 He died on 10 April 1921 at age 85 aged 85.1

Family 1

Katherine Buckner McVickar b. c 1849, d. 17 Feb 1897

Sources

  1. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives.

Maria Louisa Campbell

F, d. 1888
Reference4836
Last Edited12 Feb 2017
     Maria Louisa Campbell married Charles Francis Norton, son of Hon Fletcher Norton and Caroline Elizabeth Balmain, on 29 December 1831. She married Edmund Phipps on 15 May 1838. She died in 1888.

Family 1

Charles Francis Norton b. 4 Feb 1807, d. 27 Oct 1835
Children

Family 2

Edmund Phipps
Child

Edmund Phipps

M
Reference4837
Last Edited12 Feb 2017
     Edmund Phipps married Maria Louisa Campbell on 15 May 1838.

Family

Maria Louisa Campbell d. 1888
Child

Caroline Helen Jocelyn Norton

F, d. 1914
Reference4838
Last Edited12 Feb 2017
     Caroline Helen Jocelyn Norton was the daughter of Charles Francis Norton and Maria Louisa Campbell. She died in 1914.

Constantine Edmund Henry Phipps

M, b. 23 May 1840, d. 15 March 1911
Reference4839
Last Edited12 Feb 2017
     Constantine Edmund Henry Phipps was born on 23 May 1840. He was the son of Edmund Phipps and Maria Louisa Campbell. He died on 15 March 1911 at age 70.

Winifred Chapple Norton

F, b. 1881, d. 11 July 1914
Reference4840
Last Edited12 Feb 2017
     Winifred Chapple Norton was born in 1881 in Wonersh, Surrey, England, Winifred was the twin of Eleanor.1 She was the daughter of John Richard Brinsley Norton and Katherine Buckner McVickar. She was baptised on 23 July 1881 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, with her twin.2 She died on 11 July 1914.

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1881/Q3 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 142.
  2. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Baptisms, 1813-1912.

Eleanor Trehane Norton

F, b. 1881, d. 16 March 1951
Reference4841
Last Edited12 Feb 2017
     Eleanor Trehane Norton was born in 1881 in Wonersh, Surrey, England, Eleanor was the twin of Winifred.1,2 She was the daughter of John Richard Brinsley Norton and Katherine Buckner McVickar. She was baptised on 23 July 1881 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, with her twin.3 Eleanor was a poetess.1 She died on 16 March 1951. She was buried in St Giles Churchyard, Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, England.1 Eleanor and Katherine were buried under the same gravestone.1

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry Find a grave.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1881/Q3 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 142.
  3. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Baptisms, 1813-1912.

Katharine Edith Carlotta Norton

F, b. 18 December 1883, d. 9 February 1961
Reference4842
Last Edited12 Feb 2017
     Katharine Edith Carlotta Norton was born on 18 December 1883 in Wonersh, Surrey, England, she was the twin sister of Eleanor.1,2 She was the daughter of John Richard Brinsley Norton and Katherine Buckner McVickar. She was baptised on 19 January 1884 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England.3 She died on 9 February 1961 at age 77. She was buried in St Giles Churchyard, Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, England.1 Eleanor and Katherine were buried under the same gravestone.1

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry Find a grave.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1884/Q1 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 139.
  3. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Baptisms, 1813-1912.

Joan Mary Conyers Norton

F, b. 1879, d. 22 July 1942
Reference4843
Last Edited12 Feb 2017
     Joan Mary Conyers Norton was born in 1879 in St George Hanover Square, London, England.1 She was the daughter of John Richard Brinsley Norton and Katherine Buckner McVickar. She died on 22 July 1942.

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1879/Q4 St Geo H Sq Volume 1d Page383.

unnamed Norton

M, b. 25 January 1889, d. 25 January 1889
Reference4844
Last Edited12 Feb 2017
     unnamed Norton died on 25 January 1889. He was born on 25 January 1889 in St George Hanover Square, London, England.1 He was the son of John Richard Brinsley Norton and Katherine Buckner McVickar.

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1889/Q1 St George Hanover Square Volume 1a Page 415.

Richard Henry Brinsley Norton

M, b. 2 April 1892, d. 16 July 1954
Richard Henry Brinsley Norton
Reference4845
Last Edited6 Apr 2017
     Richard Henry Brinsley Norton was born on 2 April 1892 in St George Hanover Square, London, England.1,2 He was the son of John Richard Brinsley Norton and Katherine Buckner McVickar. Richard fought in the First World War, where he was wounded. He was Staff Captain, War Office in 1915 gaining the rank of Captain in the service of the Scots Guards SR. He married Jean Mary Kinloch on 3 April 1919. Richard and Jean sailed on SS Aquitania leaving Southampton on 28 January 1922 bound for New York. Richard was listed as a banker and gave his father Lord Grantley of Winchester as his next of kin.3 Richard succeeded to the title of 6th Lord Grantley, Baron of Markenfield, Co. York [G.B., 1782] on 5 August 1943. His wife Jean died on 16 January 1945 in Wellbottom Cottage, Leatherhead, Surrey, England.4,5 He received the probate of the estate of Jean Mary Norton on 26 May 1945 in Llandudno. Administration papers were issued to her husband and daughter. Her effects were valued at £12,656 18s 10d.5 He died on 16 July 1954 in London, England, at age 62.1 He was buried in St Giles Churchyard, Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, England.1

Family

Jean Mary Kinloch b. 1898, d. 16 Jan 1945
Children

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry Find a grave.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1892/Q2 St Geo H Sq Volume 1a Page 423.
  3. [S7] Ancestry New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1945/Q1 Surrey Mid Eastern Volume 2a Page 433.
  5. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.

Jean Mary Kinloch

F, b. 1898, d. 16 January 1945
Jean Mary Norton née Kinloch
Reference4846
Last Edited6 Apr 2017
     Jean Mary Kinloch was born in 1898 in St George Hanover Square, London, England, she was the daughter of Brig.-Gen. Sir David Alexander Kinloch of Gilmerton, 11th Battalion and Elinor Lucy Davenport.1,2 She married Richard Henry Brinsley Norton, son of John Richard Brinsley Norton and Katherine Buckner McVickar, on 3 April 1919. Richard and Jean sailed on SS Aquitania leaving Southampton on 28 January 1922 bound for New York. Richard was listed as a banker and gave his father Lord Grantley of Winchester as his next of kin.3 She died on 16 January 1945 in Wellbottom Cottage, Leatherhead, Surrey, England, her death is registered under the surname of Grantley.4,5 Her estate was probated on 26 May 1945 in Llandudno. Administration papers were issued to her husband and daughter. Her effects were valued at £12,656 18s 10d.5 She was buried in St Giles Churchyard, Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, England.1 Her husband Richard died on 16 July 1954 in London, England.1

Family

Richard Henry Brinsley Norton b. 2 Apr 1892, d. 16 Jul 1954
Children

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry Find a grave.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1898/Q4 St George Hanover Square Volume 1a Page 420.
  3. [S7] Ancestry New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1945/Q1 Surrey Mid Eastern Volume 2a Page 433.
  5. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.

Sarah Katherine Elinor Norton

F, b. 20 January 1920, d. 4 February 2013
Sarah Kathleen Elinor Norton later Astor and Baring
Reference4847
Last Edited6 Apr 2017
     Sarah Katherine Elinor Norton was born on 20 January 1920 in Paddington, London, England.1 She was the daughter of Richard Henry Brinsley Norton and Jean Mary Kinloch. She received the probate of the estate of Jean Mary Norton on 26 May 1945 in Llandudno. Administration papers were issued to her husband and daughter. Her effects were valued at £12,656 18s 10d.2 She married William Waldorf Astor on 14 June 1945 in Westminster, London, England.3 Sarah and her father in law Waldorf Astor of Clivedon, Taplow in Buckinghamshire arrived in Southampton on board HMS Queen Mary on 19 May 1946 from New York. She gave her address as 45 Upper Gosvenor Square, Mayfair in London.4 She and William Waldorf Astor were divorced in 1953. She married Thomas Michael Baring on 17 April 1953 in Marylebone, London, England.5 Thomas and Sarah disembarked on 13 September 1855 the Ile de France in Plymouth. Thomas gave his occupation as a publisher and they gave their address as 16 Clareville Street in Kensington, London.4 Thomas and Sarah arrived in Southampton on board Queen Mary on 4 December 1957 from New York. Thomas was a publisher and they gave their address as The Manor House, Pilton in Somerset.4 She and Thomas Michael Baring were divorced in 1965. Sarah was living alone in 2003 in 42 Melton Court, Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London, England. She died on 4 February 2013 at age 93. She was buried in St Peter and St Paul, Belton, Lincolnshire, England.6

Family 1

William Waldorf Astor b. 13 Aug 1907, d. 7 Mar 1966
Child
  • William Waldorf Astor

Family 2

Thomas Michael Baring b. 24 Jan 1927

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1920/Q1 Paddington Volume 1a Page 181.
  2. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 1945/Q2 Westminster Volume 1a Page 1023.
  4. [S7] Ancestry UK, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes 1953/Q2 Marylebone Volume 5d Page 606.
  6. [S7] Ancestry UK and Ireland, Find A Grave Index, 1300s-Current.

John Richard Brinsley Norton

M, b. 30 July 1923, d. June 1995
John Richard Brinsley Norton
Reference4848
Last Edited23 Apr 2017
     John flew using his passport number 780026on Pam Am 57 from London to New York he was bound to stay in New Weston Hotel 50th Street New York.1 John Richard Brinsley Norton was born on 30 July 1923 in St George Hanover Square, London, England.2 He was the son of Richard Henry Brinsley Norton and Jean Mary Kinloch. He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England and gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Grenadier Guards. He fought in the Second World War and was decorated with the award of Military Cross (M.C.) in 1944. He was educated at New College, Oxford University, Oxford.3 He succeeded to the title of 7th Lord Grantley, Baron of Markenfield, Co York on 17 July 1954.3 He married Deirdre Elizabeth Mary Freda Hare on 18 January 1955 in Marylebone, London, England.4 John arrived in New York on 12 November 1957 on board Queen Elizabeth . He is listed as John Grantley born 30.7.1923 and gave his address as 53 Lower Belgrave Street in London.5 He died in June 1995 in Claro, Yorkshire, England, at age 71.6 He was buried in St Giles Churchyard, Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, England.3

Family

Deirdre Elizabeth Mary Freda Hare
Children
  • Richard William Brinsley Norton
  • Francis John Hilary Norton

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry Massachusetts, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1820-1963.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1923/Q4 St George Hanover Square Volume 1a Page 617.
  3. [S7] Ancestry Find a grave.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1955/Q1 Marylebone Volume 5d Page 761.
  5. [S7] Ancestry UK, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes June 1995 Claro Reg C41A District 6501C Entry 84 age 71.

William Waldorf Astor

M, b. 13 August 1907, d. 7 March 1966
William Waldorf Astor
Reference4849
Last Edited13 Feb 2017
     William Waldorf Astor was born on 13 August 1907 in Eton, Berkshire, England.1,2 He married Sarah Katherine Elinor Norton, daughter of Richard Henry Brinsley Norton and Jean Mary Kinloch, on 14 June 1945 in Westminster, London, England.3 He and Sarah Katherine Elinor Astor were divorced in 1953. He died on 7 March 1966 in Princess Margaret Hospital, Nassau, Bahamas, at age 58 The Third Viscount Astor had homes in Clivedon in Taplow in Buckinghamshire and 45 Upper Grosvenor Street in London.1,4 He was buried in Clivedon Chapel, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, England.5 His estate was probated on 22 April 1966 in London to Lazard brothers and Company Ltd and the honerable Gavin Astor a company director. His effects were valued at £661,672.4

Family

Sarah Katherine Elinor Norton b. 20 Jan 1920, d. 4 Feb 2013
Child
  • William Waldorf Astor

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry Find a grave.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1907/Q3 Eton Volume a Page 953.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 1945/Q2 Westminster Volume 1a Page 1023.
  4. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.
  5. [S7] Ancestry UK and Ireland, Find A Grave Index, 1300s-Current.