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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Stephen Herbert Norton

From Graces Guide

of Norton Cycle and Motor Co

1864 Born at Coventry

1891 Living at "Lynwood", Foleshill Road, Coventry: Stephen H. Norton (age 27 born Coventry), Secretary to Cycle Co. With his wife Ellen Norton (age 22 born Birmingham). [1]

1891 Involved with Premier Cycle Co

1901 Living at "Ashlea", Binley Road, Coventry: Stephen H. Norton (age 37 born Coventry), Secretary, Cycle Co. With his wife Ellen Norton (age 32 born Birmingham) and their children Christine E. S. Norton (age 9 born Coventry) and Mabel E. Norton (age 7 born Coventry). Also his brother John P. Norton (age 32 born Coventry), Clerk of Cycle Co.[2]

1905 Partner in Stilwell, Sons and Norton.[3]

1907 Executor of a will. '...NOTICE is hereby given, that all creditors and other persons having any claims or demands against the estate of Mary Ann Caffelle (wife of Charles Caffelle), late of Coventry, in the county of Warwick, deceased, and lately carrying on business at Coventry aforesaid, under the name or style of Charles Agar, as a Boot Dealer (who died on the 13th day of April, 1907, and whose will was proved in the Birmingham District Registry of the Probate Division of His Majesty's High Court of Justice, on the 26th day of June, 1907, by Stephen Herbert Norton and George John Evans, the executors...'[4]

1911 Living at "Ashlea", Binley Road, Coventry: Stephen Herbert Norton (age 47 born Coventry), a Manufacturers Commission Agent. With his wife (married twenty years with two children) Ellen Norton (age 42 born Birmingham) and their children Christine Evelyn Slatham Norton (age 19 born Coventry) and Mabel Edith Norton (age 17 born Coventry). One servant. [5]



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Sources of Information

  1. 1891 Census
  2. 1891 Census
  3. [1] Gazette Issue 27833 published on the 5 September 1905. Page 33 of 72
  4. [2] Gazette Issue 28043 published on the 23 July 1907. Page 37 of 88
  5. 1911 Census