George Kinder Turpin

1789–1850 (Age 61)
Wayne, Kentucky, United States

The Life of George Kinder

When George Kinder Turpin was born in 1789, in Wayne, Kentucky, United States, his father, Martin Turpin, was 28 and his mother, Nancy Jane Fleming, was 24. He married Jane McDonald on 10 October 1822, in Wayne, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in 1850, in Lynnville, Warrick, Indiana, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Warrick, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Kinder Turpin
1789–1850
Jane McDonald
1805–
Marriage: 10 October 1822
James K. Turpin
1824–1907

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 October 1822
Wayne, Kentucky, United States
children

(1)

    James K. Turpin

    Male1824–1907Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Martin Turpen Jr.

    Male1783–1860Male

    Male1785–1843Male

    Male1785–1843Male

    Nancy Fleming Turpin

    Female1786–1812Female

    William Fleming Turpin

    Male1787–1815Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1789

Age 0

George Washington elected first president of United States.
1792 · Becomes the 15th State

Age 3

On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains
1808

Age 19

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English and French: from an Anglo-Norman French form of the Old Norse personal name þórfinnr, composed of the elements þórr, the name of the god of thunder in Scandinavian mythology ( see Thor ) + the ethnic name Finnr ‘Finn’. This may have absorbed another name, Turpius, Turpinus (from Latin turpis ‘ugly’, ‘base’), one of the self-abasing names adopted as a mark of humility by the early Christians. It was borne by the archbishop of Rheims in the Charlemagne legend.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • George Kinder Turpin, "Find A Grave Index"

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