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Norton, Thomaslocked

(d. 1513)
  • Anthony Gross


Norton, Thomas (d. 1513), alchemist, was the son of Walter Norton, merchant of Bristol and Worcester. His grandfather Thomas Norton represented Bristol in parliament six times between 1399 and 1421 and established his family in an imposing residence on the site later occupied by ...

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