Charles William Norton

4 June 1873–18 May 1959 (Age 85)
Aldinga, South Australia, Australia

The Life of Charles William

When Charles William Norton was born on 4 June 1873, in Aldinga, South Australia, Australia, his father, Charles William Norton, was 30 and his mother, Fanny Harriet Keech, was 21. He married Catherine Ann Siviour on 7 August 1895, in Wandearah, South Australia, Australia. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He died on 18 May 1959, in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Charles William Norton
Catherine Ann Siviour
Marriage: 7 August 1895
Ellen Evelyn Norton
Ruby Alma Norton
Fanny Olive Norton

Spouse and Children

7 August 1895
Wandearah, South Australia, Australia


Parents and Siblings

    Charles William Norton


    Fanny Harriet Keech




+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 4

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.

Age 19

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

Age 28

First Federal election.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the many places so called, from Old English norð ‘north’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. In some cases, it is a variant of Norrington .2 Irish: altered form of Naughton , assimilated to the English name.3 Jewish (American): adoption of the English name in place of some like-sounding Ashkenazic name.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Marriage Notice - Charles Norton to Catherine Siviour - The Express and Telegraph Newspaper (Adelaide, SA : 1867 - 1922)

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