Omar Kenneth Turner

1909–1993 (Age 84)
Parsons, Labette, Kansas, United States

The Life of Omar Kenneth

When Omar Kenneth Turner was born on 3 March 1909, in Parsons, Labette, Kansas, United States, his father, Charles Elmer Turner, was 33 and his mother, Lottie Grimes, was 35. He married Dottie Ethalin Wilson on 5 September 1933. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Lincoln Township, Neosho, Kansas, United States for about 20 years. He died on 20 December 1993, in Parsons, Labette, Kansas, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Parsons, Labette, Kansas, United States.

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Omar Kenneth Turner
Dottie Ethalin Wilson
Marriage: 5 September 1933
Kennth Turner
Gary Turner

Spouse & Children

5 September 1933
Giyard, Crawford, Kansas, USA.


  • Kennth Turner


  • Gary Turner


Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 18

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.

Age 22

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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.

Sources (3)

  • Oman Turner in household of Charley Turner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Omar K Turner in household of Charles E Turner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Omar K Turner, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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