Thomas Norris, III (c.1743 - d.)

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Birthplace: Baltimore County, MD
Death: Died in Aft 1793
Managed by: Paul Sheridan Keenan, Jr.
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About Thomas Norris, III

  • Daughters of American Revolution Ancestor #: A084441
  • Service: MARYLAND Rank: PATRIOTIC SERVICE
  • Birth: (ANTE) 1743 BALTIMORE CO MARYLAND
  • Death: (POST) 1783 HARFORD CO-PROB MARYLAND
  • Service Source: MD GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY BULLETIN,VOL 25 NO 3 P 312,328,329
  • Service Description: 1) SIGNED OATH OF ALLEGIANCE,HARFORD CO

RECORD:

1. Thomas Miller Myers, The Norris Family of Maryland ((1916) William Clemens, Publisher New York, New York), pg. 76-7, New England Historic Genealogical Society, CS/71/N858/1916. This work is not documented.

2. Harry Alexander Davis, The Norris Family of Maryland & Virginia; Genealogy of Thomas Norris 1361 - 1930 (4 vol. 1941 Washington D.C. Transcript), pg. 349-1, Library of Congress, Photoduplication Service, 101 Independence Avenue SE, Washington, District of Columbia, 20540-4570, CS71.N858; Microfilm 88/5447 MicRR 99ft. "The Norris Family" is an amazing work in Genealogy, 1500 pages in four volumes. Only three copies were produced, and one is located in the Rare Books Section of the Library of Congress. Another is to be in the Kansas DAR Library at dodge city, Ks.

"He was devised land called "Turkey Range" by his father. Mary dau. of Mary Norrington who dtd her will 29 Dec. 1791 and it was probated 17 Apr. 1792, she names her chilren as follows...Daughters...Hannah Norris, Sarah Norris (wife of Alexander, brother of Thomas)...This will was witnessed by Elijah Norris, William Sinclair & Aaron Norris. Thomas Norris enlisted as a member of the Harford co. Militia in 1776 in same company as his brtoher John. They both signed the Oath of Allegiance in 1778 & appear on Return of Mordacai Amess. (MSS rec. Harford co., Mil. Hist. Soc.). The name of this Thomas does not appear in deed records of Harford co. nor in Baltimore county. He & his wife were both living in 179 & listed in Census, both living 29 Dec. 1791 but do not appear in census of 1800 or 1810. There is no will nor administration concerning either of them so far discovered in either Baltimore or Harford counties. We have no record of death of either of them. The list of children is taken from the family Bible of the youngest son Isaac, who went to Oh. This Bible is still extent and in possession of the descendanats now living in Zanesville, Oh."

3. Gertrude Cleghorn Josserand (Mrs. Guy D.), Kentucky Descendants of Thomas Norris of Maryland 1630 - 1953 and Allied Families ((1916) Edwards Brothers Inc. Ann Arbor, Mich.), : pg. 86 & 87 , New England Historic Genealogical Society, CS/71/N858/1953.

said to have 15 children, 3 unknown."

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Thomas Norris, III's Timeline

1743
1743
Baltimore County, MD
1762
May 4, 1762
Age 19
Maryland
1763
April 4, 1763
Age 20
Baltimore County, MD
1764
July 25, 1764
Age 21
Baltimore County, MD
1766
January 13, 1766
Age 23
Baltimore County, MD
1767
February 11, 1767
Age 24
Baltimore County, MD
1768
October 12, 1768
Age 25
Baltimore County, MD
1770
May 14, 1770
Age 27
Baltimore County, MD
1771
October 11, 1771
Age 28
Baltimore County, MD
1773
May 16, 1773
Age 30
Baltimore County, MD