John Norris, sometimes called John Norris of Bemerton, was an English theologian, philosopher and poet associated with the Cambridge Platonists.
John Norris was born at Collingbourne Kingston, Wiltshire.
He was educated at Winchester School, and Exeter College, Oxford, gaining a Bachelor of Arts in 1680.
He was later appointed a fellow of All Souls College, Oxford (Master of Arts 1684). He lived a quiet life as a country parson and thinker at Fugglestone Street Peter with Bemerton, Wiltshire, from 1692 until his death early in 1712.