When William Henry Turman was born on 11 June 1829, in Hickman, Tennessee, United States, his father, Garrett T Turman Jr, was 29 and his mother, Nancy Bradford, was 21. He married Rachel Murphy Younger on 4 October 1855, in Williamson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 28 October 1868, in St. Francois, Missouri, United States, at the age of 39, and was buried in Hopkins, Nodaway, Missouri, United States.
Jewish (from Ukraine): nickname from Yiddish turman ‘inconstant man’. Compare Thurman .
Americanized form of German Thurmann (see Thurman ).
English: variant of Thurman . This form of the surname is very rare in Britain and Ireland.
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