Sir John Norton, 3rd Baronet
Norton was the son of Sir Richard Norton, 1st Baronet and his wife Amy Bilson, daughter of Thomas Bilson, Bishop of Winchester. He matriculated at Corpus Christi, Oxford on 23 June 1637, aged 17. He was admitted to Middle Temple in 1641. During the CIvil War, he and his father supported the King and suffered accordingly. He succeeded to the baronetcy on the death of his brother in 1652.
Norton died at the age of 67 and was buried at East Tisted, when the Baronetcy became extinct.
Norton married Dorothy March, daughter of Thomas March of Ely before September 1670.
|Parliament of England|
|Member of Parliament for Hampshire
With: Lord St John 1661–1675
Sir Francis Rolle 1675–1679
|Member of Parliament for Petersfield
With: Leonard Bilson 1679–1685