William Warner (later known as William Norton) was the son of Robert Warner (also known as Robert Norton) and his wife Elizabeth. He was born in 1826 and baptized in Riccall, Yorkshire on December 31 of that year.1
He married Hannah Drewry Graves in Bubwith, Yorkshire on July 28, 1852. They had 7 children:
- Robert James Norton
- Lewis Norton
- Alfred Norton
- Emma Norton
- Julia Norton
- Charlotte Norton
- William K. Norton
William died sometime after 1901. The death of a man named William Norton was registered in Pocklington, Yorkshire in the first quarter of 1904. This may have been him.
1 Borthwick Institute for Archives; York, Yorkshire, England; Parish Registers for the Archdeaconry of Yorkshire; Reference: PR/RIC/2. Ancestry.com. York, Yorkshire, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1920 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2022. Original data: Anglican Parish Registers. York, Yorkshire, England: Borthwick Institute for Archives.