Alfred Turner

7 April 1867–24 March 1938 (Age 70)
Breathitt, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Alfred

When Alfred Turner was born on 7 April 1867, in Breathitt, Kentucky, United States, his father, Wiley Turner, was 42 and his mother, Susan Sebastian, was 36. He married Lucinda Herald on 25 December 1903, in Breathitt, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 24 March 1938, in Breathitt, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Jetts Creek, Breathitt, Kentucky, United States.

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Alfred Turner
Lucinda Herald
Marriage: 25 December 1903
Florence Turner
Dora Turner

Spouse and Children

25 December 1903
Breathitt, Kentucky, United States


Parents and Siblings




    Sarah Turner


    David Turner


    Robert Turner


    John Turner


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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.

Age 19

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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).

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Sources (3)

  • Alford Turner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alfred Turner in household of Wily Turner, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Alfred Turner in household of Wiley Turner, "United States Census, 1880"

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