Ancestors of Mandy Willard

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Thomas NORRIS (1665-1731)

and Catherine DAWES (1667-?)


Thomas Norris and Catherine Dawes married on 1 May 1690 in Cuckfield, Sussex.  They may have been my 7x Great Grandparents.  (Click here to see their possible place in my pedigree chart.)

Thomas Norris was baptised on 12 February 1664/5 in Cuckfield, Sussex.  He was the son of Thomas Norris (?-1689) and Mary (?-1708).  Thomas was buried on 20 September 1731 in Cuckfield.  He was a bricklayer.

Catherine Dawes was baptised on 25 January 1666/7 in Cuckfield, Sussex.  She was the daughter of Edward Dawes (1624-1705) and Elizabeth Roades (?-1683).


Thomas Norris and Catherine Dawes had 7 known children:

  1. Thomas Norris was baptised on 20 September 1691 in Cuckfield.

  2. John Norris was baptised on 11 March 1693/4 in Cuckfield.  He married Margaret Virgo in 1716 in Lancing, Sussex.  (They have their own page.)

  3. William Norris was born on 23 July 1696 and baptised on 2 August 1696 in Cuckfield.

    William married Elizabeth.

    William and Elizabeth had 1 known child:

    1. Richard Norris was baptised on 8 September 1734 in Cuckfield.

  4. Richard Norris was baptised on 18 December 1700 in Cuckfield and buried there on 13 July 1728.

  5. Jeremiah Norris was baptised on 15 January 1703/4 in Cuckfield.

    Jeremy Norris married Mary Borger on 8 April 1729 in Cuckfield.

    Jeremiah and Mary had the following children:

    1. John Norris was baptised on 29 March 1730 in Cuckfield.  John may have married Mary Underhill by licence on 26 April 1757 in Cuckfield.  He was then of Cuckfield and she was from Lingfield, Sussex, and married with the consent of her parents.  Mary wife of John Norris was buried on 11 July 1757 in Cuckfield, and another Mary wife of John Norris was buried on 14 December 1771 in Cuckfield.

    2. Catherine Norris was baptised on 13 August 1732 in Cuckfield.

    3. Mary Norris was baptised on 16 June 1734 in Cuckfield.

    4. Mary Norris was baptised on 10 February 1739/40 in Cuckfield.

  6. Benjamin Norris was baptised on 24 December 1706 in Cuckfield.

  7. Edward Norris was baptised on 25 November 1709 in Cuckfield.  He married Mary Saxby in 1734.  (They have their own page.)



This page was updated on 17 July 2012