Lachlan Turner

1875–1954 (Age 79)
New South Wales, Australia

The Life of Lachlan

When Lachlan Turner was born in 1875, in New South Wales, Australia, his father, James Edward Chard Turner, was 36 and his mother, Christina McLean, was 28. He married Margaret Moon on 9 October 1901, in Adelong, New South Wales, Australia. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 8 May 1954, in Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Lachlan Turner
1875–1954
Margaret Moon
1878–1963
Marriage: 9 October 1901
John Roy Turner
1902–1973
Lionel Bruce Turner
1904–1960
Mary Gilchrist Turner
1906–1939

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 October 1901
Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
children

(3)

    Male1902–1973Male

    Lionel Bruce Turner

    Male1904–1960Male

    Mary Gilchrist Turner

    Female1906–1939Female

Parents and Siblings

    James Edward Chard Turner

    Male1839–1932Male

    Christina McLean

    Female1847–1911Female

siblings

(10)

    Christina Sophia Turner

    Female1869–1916Female

    Female1871–1954Female

    Margaret Alice Turner

    Female1872–1878Female

    Male1875–1954Male

    James Edward Turner

    Male1876–Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1877

Age 2

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1892

Age 17

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 26

First Federal election.

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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