Norton, John


Norton, John
   Born in Scotland. Came to America and settled among the Mohawks, who made him a chief. After the close of the War of 1812, went to Georgia. Died in Scotland.
   Index: Bk In battle of Queenston Heights, 310.
   Bib.: Richardson, War of 1812, ed. by Casselman.

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