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  • Agnes Gray (1814 - 1862)
    Agnes was the youngest daughter of John Norris and Louisa Douglas. She married Rev Charles Gray. They had nine children, eight survived to adulthood and old age. Agnes lived with Charles at Godma...
  • Alfred James Norris (1879 - 1916)
    Rank: Rifleman Service No: 23/1135 Date of Death:15/09/1916 Regiment/Service: New Zealand Rifle Brigade 1st Bn. 3rd Panel Reference: Memorial: CATERPILLAR VALLEY (NEW ZEALAND) MEMORIAL Addi...
  • Alice Norris (Merbrooke) (c.1407 - d.)
  • Ann Norris (c.1678 - d.)
    HAD0002vii Family History Library #Q71D-WM records of her has a birth date range of 1674/1678/1687/1688 RECORD: 1. Harry Alexander Davis, The Norris Family of Maryland & Virginia; Genealogy of Th...
  • Anne Harcourt (c.1450 - 1485)
    NORREYS1 Anne NORREYS Born: ABT 1450, Bray, Berkshire, England Father: John NORREYS (Esq.) Mother: Alice MERBROOKE Married: John HARCOURT (Sir Knight) ABT 1471, Bray, Berkshire, England Chi...

About the Norris surname

Norris is an English surname. In some cases it is derived from the Middle English norreis, noreis, norais; and the Anglo-Norman French noreis. In such cases the surname derived from elements meaning "northerner", and referred to people from Norway, and northern England and Scotland.