1050. John LTC
NORTON23 was born
in 1704. JOHN NORTON, (John,3 Joseph,2 Nicholas1), b. abt. 1704;
res. E., gentleman. He was one of the most prominent citizens of the town and
county in his life time, serving as Sheriff many years and holding the rank of
Lieutenant Colonel of the Militia of the county. He moved to Hebron, Conn. abt.
1774 with his two sons, he being then abt. seventy years of age. It is supposed
that he died there as it is known that his wife remained there till her death.
He married HEPSIBAH COFFIN 23 Nov. 1724, who was b. 7 Sept. 1704 and d. 1794.
They had the following named children: