Richard Norwood

M, #1883, b. 1574, d. 12 Jan 1630/31
Relationship
8th great-grandfather of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Beryl V. Burns Pedigree
     Richard Norwood was born in 1574.1,2,3 He was the son of William Norwood and Elizabeth Lygon.

Richard Norwood married Elizabeth Stuart, daughter of Nicholas Stuart, circa 1599/0.4,1,2,3

Richard Norwood died on 12 Jan 1630/31.5,6,1,2,3 He was buried in St. Peter's Churchyard, Leckhampton, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.5

Child of Richard Norwood and Elizabeth Stuart

Citations

  1. [S261] G. Marion Norwood Callam, "Norwood, William, Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Norwood, William, Family History Papers."
  2. [S262] Lucy M. Gray Family History Papers, "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon."
  3. [S263] "Pedigree of Main Norwood Line-Northwood", before Jul 1994, Lucy Gray to this compiler; Personal Library, Private address. Hereinafter cited as "Pedigree of Main Norwood Line."
  4. [S265] Kate Norwood Hodges, "Norwood-Hodges Family History Papers". This copy received from Lucy Grey. Hereinafter cited as "Norwood-Hodges Family History Papers."
  5. [S2441] Cemetery Marker in St. Peter's Churchyard, Leckhampton, Cheltenham Borough, Gloucestershire, England.
  6. [S264] Lucy M. Gray, "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray, (complete date). Hereinafter cited as "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers."

Elizabeth Stuart1,2,3,4

F, #1884, b. circa 1573, d. after 1647/48
Relationship
8th great-grandmother of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Beryl V. Burns Pedigree
     Elizabeth Stuart was born circa 1573 in Hampshire, England.5 She was the daughter of Nicholas Stuart.

Elizabeth Stuart married Richard Norwood, son of William Norwood and Elizabeth Lygon, circa 1599/0.5,1,2,3

Elizabeth Stuart died after 1647/48 in Gloucestershire, England.5

Child of Elizabeth Stuart and Richard Norwood

Citations

  1. [S261] G. Marion Norwood Callam, "Norwood, William, Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Norwood, William, Family History Papers."
  2. [S262] Lucy M. Gray Family History Papers, "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon."
  3. [S263] "Pedigree of Main Norwood Line-Northwood", before Jul 1994, Lucy Gray to this compiler; Personal Library, Private address. Hereinafter cited as "Pedigree of Main Norwood Line."
  4. [S264] Lucy M. Gray, "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray, (father). Hereinafter cited as "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers."
  5. [S265] Kate Norwood Hodges, "Norwood-Hodges Family History Papers". This copy received from Lucy Grey. Hereinafter cited as "Norwood-Hodges Family History Papers."

William Norwood

M, #1885, b. 1614/15, d. between 6 Jan 1702 and 7 Mar 1703
Relationship
7th great-grandfather of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Beryl V. Burns Pedigree
     William Norwood was born in 1614/15 in Gloucestershire, England.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Richard Norwood and Elizabeth Stuart. William Norwood emigrated from Gloucestershire in 1647/48.1,2,3

William Norwood married Lydia Jordan, daughter of Col. George Jordan and Alice Miles, in 1660/61.1,5,2,3

William Norwood left a will dated 6 Jan 1702 in Surry Co., VA. Heirs: Edward Norwood, Richard Norwood, Elizabeth Norwood, Lydia Norwood, Sarah Norwood and Mary Norwood, 2 sons and 4 daughters. Heir and Executor: Lydia Jordan and George Norwood, his wife and his son. Also mentioned is granddaughter, Elizabeth Branch, the daughter of Elizabeth.6

William Norwood died between 6 Jan 1702 and 7 Mar 1703 in Surry Co., VA.1,2,3,4 His estate was probated on 7 Mar 1703 in Surry Co., VA.7,8

The will and probate dates could be off by 1 year as there is no indication whether the abstract has been corrected for dates before Mar 25.

Citations

  1. [S261] G. Marion Norwood Callam, "Norwood, William, Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Norwood, William, Family History Papers."
  2. [S262] Lucy M. Gray Family History Papers, "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon."
  3. [S263] "Pedigree of Main Norwood Line-Northwood", before Jul 1994, Lucy Gray to this compiler; Personal Library, Private address. Hereinafter cited as "Pedigree of Main Norwood Line."
  4. [S264] Lucy M. Gray, "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers."
  5. [S265] Kate Norwood Hodges, "Norwood-Hodges Family History Papers". This copy received from Lucy Grey. Hereinafter cited as "Norwood-Hodges Family History Papers."
  6. [S267] Eliza Timberlake Davis, Wills and Administrations of Surry Co., VA 1671-1750 (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1980), p. 99. Hereinafter cited as Wills and Admin. of Surry Co., VA.
  7. [S266] William Norwood will (07 Mar 1703), Will of William Norwood: Will written 6 Jun 1702, probated 7 Mar 1703. Mentions wife, Lydia, children Edward, George, Sarah Norwood, Richard, Elizabeth Branch, Lydia Sowerby, Mary Norwood, and granddaughter, Elizabeth Branch. Wife and son, George, Exers. Wit: John Shelton, Personal Library, Private address. Hereinafter cited as Will of William Norwood.
  8. [S267] Eliza Timberlake Davis, Wills and Admin. of Surry Co., VA, p. 99 (source of will).

Lydia Jordan1,2

F, #1886, d. after 1702/3
Relationship
7th great-grandmother of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Beryl V. Burns Pedigree
     Lydia Jordan was the daughter of Col. George Jordan and Alice Miles.

Lydia Jordan married William Norwood, son of Richard Norwood and Elizabeth Stuart, in 1660/61.1,3,4,2

In the will of William Norwood, dated 6 Jan 1702 in Surry Co., VA, Lydia Jordan, his wife, was named as an heir, and executor of the estate.5

Lydia Jordan died after 1702/3.6

Citations

  1. [S261] G. Marion Norwood Callam, "Norwood, William, Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Norwood, William, Family History Papers."
  2. [S263] "Pedigree of Main Norwood Line-Northwood", before Jul 1994, Lucy Gray to this compiler; Personal Library, Private address. Hereinafter cited as "Pedigree of Main Norwood Line."
  3. [S265] Kate Norwood Hodges, "Norwood-Hodges Family History Papers". This copy received from Lucy Grey. Hereinafter cited as "Norwood-Hodges Family History Papers."
  4. [S262] Lucy M. Gray Family History Papers, "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon."
  5. [S267] Eliza Timberlake Davis, Wills and Administrations of Surry Co., VA 1671-1750 (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1980), p. 99. Hereinafter cited as Wills and Admin. of Surry Co., VA.
  6. [S266] William Norwood will (07 Mar 1703), Will of William Norwood, Personal Library, Private address. Hereinafter cited as Will of William Norwood.

Edward Norwood

M, #1887, b. 1661/62, d. after 1702/3
Relationship
6th great-grandfather of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Beryl V. Burns Pedigree
     Edward Norwood was born in 1661/62.1,2 He was the son of William Norwood and Lydia Jordan.

Edward Norwood married first Naomi Smith circa 1683.1,2

Edward's second marriage was to Annie Townsend circa 1692.3,1,2

In the will of William Norwood, dated 6 Jan 1702 in Surry Co., VA, Edward Norwood, his son, was named as an heir.4

Edward Norwood died after 1702/3 in NC.3,5,6

Children of Edward Norwood and Naomi Smith

Child of Edward Norwood and Annie Townsend

Citations

  1. [S261] G. Marion Norwood Callam, "Norwood, William, Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Norwood, William, Family History Papers."
  2. [S262] Lucy M. Gray Family History Papers, "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon."
  3. [S264] Lucy M. Gray, "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers."
  4. [S267] Eliza Timberlake Davis, Wills and Administrations of Surry Co., VA 1671-1750 (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1980), p. 99. Hereinafter cited as Wills and Admin. of Surry Co., VA.
  5. [S261] G. Marion Norwood Callam, "Norwood, William, Family History Papers", (date).
  6. [S262] Lucy M. Gray Family History Papers, "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon", (date).

Naomi Smith1,2

F, #1888
     Naomi Smith married Edward Norwood, son of William Norwood and Lydia Jordan, circa 1683.3,2

Children of Naomi Smith and Edward Norwood

Citations

  1. [S261] G. Marion Norwood Callam, "Norwood, William, Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray, (had surname). Hereinafter cited as "Norwood, William, Family History Papers."
  2. [S262] Lucy M. Gray Family History Papers, "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon."
  3. [S261] G. Marion Norwood Callam, "Norwood, William, Family History Papers."

Annie Townsend1,2,3

F, #1889
Relationship
6th great-grandmother of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Beryl V. Burns Pedigree
     Annie Townsend was born in VA.4

Annie Townsend married Edward Norwood, son of William Norwood and Lydia Jordan, circa 1692.5,2,3

Child of Annie Townsend and Edward Norwood

Citations

  1. [S264] Lucy M. Gray, "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray, (surname). Hereinafter cited as "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers."
  2. [S261] G. Marion Norwood Callam, "Norwood, William, Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Norwood, William, Family History Papers."
  3. [S262] Lucy M. Gray Family History Papers, "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon."
  4. [S265] Kate Norwood Hodges, "Norwood-Hodges Family History Papers". This copy received from Lucy Grey. Hereinafter cited as "Norwood-Hodges Family History Papers."
  5. [S264] Lucy M. Gray, "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers."

Theophilus Norwood

M, #1890, b. 1699/0, d. before 1746/47
Relationship
5th great-grandfather of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Beryl V. Burns Pedigree
     Theophilus Norwood was born in 1699/0 in NC.1,2 He was the son of Edward Norwood and Annie Townsend.

Theophilus Norwood married Elizabeth Johnson, daughter of William Johnson and Sarah <...>, before 1721/22 in Carteret Co., NC.3,1

In the will of William Johnson, dated 5 Nov 1726 in Carteret Co., NC, Theophilus Norwood, his son-in-law, was named as an heir.4

Theophilus Norwood died before 1746/47.1 Alternatively, Theophilus Norwood died before 1781, Camden Dist., SC.3

Child of Theophilus Norwood and Elizabeth Johnson

Citations

  1. [S262] Lucy M. Gray Family History Papers, "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon."
  2. [S264] Lucy M. Gray, "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray, (state). Hereinafter cited as "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers."
  3. [S264] Lucy M. Gray, "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers."
  4. [S779] J. Bryan Grimes, compiler, Abstract of North Carolina Wills compiled from original and recorded wills in the office of the secretary of state (Raleigh: E. M. Uzzell & Co., State Printers and Binders, 1910), p. 189. Hereinafter cited as Abstract of North Carolina Wills.

Elizabeth Johnson1,2

F, #1891
Relationship
5th great-grandmother of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Beryl V. Burns Pedigree
     Elizabeth Johnson was the daughter of William Johnson and Sarah <...>.

Elizabeth Johnson married Theophilus Norwood, son of Edward Norwood and Annie Townsend, before 1721/22 in Carteret Co., NC.3,1

In the will of William Johnson, dated 5 Nov 1726 in Carteret Co., NC, Elizabeth Johnson, his daughter, was named as an heir.4

Child of Elizabeth Johnson and Theophilus Norwood

Citations

  1. [S262] Lucy M. Gray Family History Papers, "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon."
  2. [S264] Lucy M. Gray, "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray, (parents). Hereinafter cited as "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers."
  3. [S264] Lucy M. Gray, "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers."
  4. [S779] J. Bryan Grimes, compiler, Abstract of North Carolina Wills compiled from original and recorded wills in the office of the secretary of state (Raleigh: E. M. Uzzell & Co., State Printers and Binders, 1910), p. 189. Hereinafter cited as Abstract of North Carolina Wills.

Theophilus Norwood

M, #1892, b. 1729/30
Relationship
4th great-grandfather of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Beryl V. Burns Pedigree
     Theophilus Norwood was born in 1729/30 in NC.1,2 He was the son of Theophilus Norwood and Elizabeth Johnson.

Theophilus Norwood married first Elizabeth St. George circa 1765 in NC.3,1

Theophilus's second marriage was to Margaret Dawson.1,4

Theophilus Norwood began military service on 24 Jul 1776 in SC in the Revolutionary War; 3rd SC Regiment, Col. Wm. Thompson, Capt. George Liddell. Reenlisted 31 May 1777.5,6 His military service ended after Sep 1779 as this is the last pay voucher found.6

Child of Theophilus Norwood and Elizabeth St. George

Citations

  1. [S262] Lucy M. Gray Family History Papers, "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon". Received copy from Lucy Gray. Hereinafter cited as "Ancestors of Elizabeth Lygon."
  2. [S264] Lucy M. Gray, "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers". Received copy from Lucy Gray, (state). Hereinafter cited as "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers."
  3. [S264] Lucy M. Gray, "Langley-Norwood Family History Papers."
  4. [S298] Judge Folks Huxford Pioneers of Wiregrass Georgia, 6 volumes (Jesup, GA: The Jesup Sentinel, 1971), Vol. 2, p. 227. Hereinafter cited as Pioneers of Wiregrass GA.
  5. [S265] Kate Norwood Hodges, "Norwood-Hodges Family History Papers". This copy received from Lucy Grey, documents Rev. War service. Hereinafter cited as "Norwood-Hodges Family History Papers."
  6. [S2285] "Revolutionary War Service Records," Images, Fold3 (Fold3.com : accessed 9 Jul 2020), Citing NARA M881. Compiled service records of soldiers who served in the American Army during the Revolutionary War, 1775-1783.