Arthur Hollie Turner

20 March 1913–1 September 1989 (Age 76)
Swainsboro, Emanuel, Georgia, United States

The Life of Arthur Hollie

When Arthur Hollie Turner was born on 20 March 1913, in Swainsboro, Emanuel, Georgia, United States, his father, Arthur Eugene Turner, was 26 and his mother, Ada Angeline Stroud, was 28. He lived in District 58, Emanuel, Georgia, United States in 1920. He died on 1 September 1989, in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 76.

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Arthur Eugene Turner
Ada Angeline Stroud
Marvin Cecil Turner
Arthur Eugene Jr. Turner
Arthur Hollie Turner
Lucille Turner
Rufus Franklin Turner
Madie Angeline Turner
Ada Estelle Turner

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 9

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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).

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

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  • Holly Turner in household of Arthur Turner, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Headstone image of Arthur Hollie Turner from

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