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date: 27 January 2020

Norris, Francis, earl of Berkshirelocked

  • F. D. A. Burns


Norris, Francis, earl of Berkshire (1579–1622), nobleman and politician, was born on 6 July 1579 at Wytham, Berkshire, son of Sir William Norris (d. 1579) and Elizabeth, née Morrison (d. 1611). He was the grandson of Henry Norris, first Baron Norris...

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