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Thomas Norn

Birthdate: (25)
Birthplace: probably at Stromness, Orkney, Scotland
Death: January 1858 (25) (drowned at sea)
Immediate Family:

Son of James Norn and Jean Firth
Brother of Jean Norn; Margaret Norn; James Robertson Norn; Ann Robertson Norn; Eliza Robertson Norn and 1 other

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About Thomas Norn


Thomas Norn is the son of James Norn and his wife Jean Firth. He was born on 5 July 1832 and her baptism was registered at Stromness in Orkney on 15 July 1832 [Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950, database, FamilySearch]

North End in Stromness 1841

North End in Stromness: (1) James Norn ,M, 35, Ag Lab, Orkney (2) Jane Norn, F, 35, Straw Plaiter, Orkney (3) Jane Norn,,,F,12,Straw Plaiter,Orkney (4) Margaret Norn,,,F,10,Straw Plaiter,Orkney (5) Thomas Norn,,,M,8,,Orkney (6) James Norn,,,M,6,,Orkney (7) Ann Norn,,,F,3,,Orkney (8) Eliza Norn,,,F,0,(4 months),Orkney [Orkney Family History Society: 1841 Census Return for Stromness]

Monumental Inscription

Sacred to mem of JAMES NORN d 30 Dec 1867 aged 67. His spouse JEAN FIRTH d 6 Apr 1873 aged 73. THOMAS their son was drowned at sea sometime in Jan 1858 aged 24. ANNIE their dau d 27 Mar 1861 aged 23. ELIZA their dau d at South Shields 11 Jan 1890 aged 39. [Orkney Family History Society: Monumental Inscriptions in Stromness Kirkyard (A), inscription number A/594]

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Thomas Norn's Timeline

July 5, 1832
probably at Stromness, Orkney, Scotland
July 15, 1832
Stromness, Orkney, Scotland
January 1858
Age 25