John Leslie Turner

1925–2000 (Age 74)
Pamplico, Florence, South Carolina, United States

The Life of John Leslie

When John Leslie Turner was born on 30 April 1925, in Pamplico, Florence, South Carolina, United States, her father, Malcolm James Turner, was 69 and her mother, Marion Nita Byrd, was 41. She died on 22 February 2000, in Florence, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Florence, Florence, South Carolina, United States.

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Malcolm James Turner
Marion Nita Byrd
William Carl Turner
Harley Lee Turner
Marion Christine Turner
Lawton LeRoy Turner
Wilburn Wilson Turner
Howard Edward Turner
Norwood Turner
Bonita Mae " Essie" Turner
John Leslie Turner
Norwood Benjamin Turner

Parents & Siblings

  • Malcolm James Turner


  • Female1883–1963Female



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World Events (8)


Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 4

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 20

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: occupational name for a maker of objects of wood, metal, or bone by turning on a lathe, from Anglo-Norman French torner (Old French tornier, Latin tornarius, a derivative of tornus ‘lathe’). The surname may also derive from any of various other senses of Middle English turn, for example a turnspit, a translator or interpreter, or a tumbler.2 English: nickname for a fast runner, from Middle English turnen ‘to turn’ + ‘hare’.3 English: occupational name for an official in charge of a tournament, Old French tornei (in origin akin to 1).

Possible Related Names

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

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