- For the Wisconsin politician, see Nelson R. Norton.
Nelson I. Norton
Nelson I. Norton, Congressman from New York
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from New York's 33rd district
December 6, 1875 – March 3, 1877
|Preceded by||District re-established|
|Succeeded by||George W. Patterson|
|New York State Assembly|
|Born||March 30, 1820|
Great Valley, New York, U.S.
|Died||October 28, 1887 (aged 67)|
Hinsdale, New York, U.S.
|Resting place||Farmington Cemetery|
Farmington, New Hampshire
|Spouse(s)||Mary E. Parker Norton|
Born near Salamanca, in Great Valley, New York, Norton received a limited education and engaged in agricultural pursuits.
Norton was elected as a Republican to the 44th United States Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Representative-elect Augustus F. Allen, holding office from December 6, 1875 to March 3, 1877. Afterwards he resumed agricultural pursuits.
Norton died on October 28, 1887 (age 67 years, 7 months, and 28 days). He is interred at the Hinsdale Cemetery, Hinsdale, New York.
- United States Congress. "Nelson I. Norton (id: N000155)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- Nelson I. Norton at Find a Grave
|New York Assembly|
|Preceded by |
Ulysses P. Crane
| New York State Assembly |
Cattaraugus County, 1st District
Andrew L. Allen
|U.S. House of Representatives|
|Preceded by |
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives |
from New York's 33rd congressional district
George W. Patterson