Thelma Irene Turner

1910–2000 (Age 89)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Thelma Irene

When Thelma Irene Turner was born on 22 December 1910, in Georgia, United States, her father, Robert Louis Turner, was 40 and her mother, Julia Victoria Auberry, was 28. She lived in Mineral Bluff, Fannin, Georgia, United States for about 10 years and District 1457, Fannin, Georgia, United States in 1940. She died on 22 January 2000, in Fannin, Georgia, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Fannin, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Louis Turner
1870–1942
Julia Victoria Auberry
1882–1964
Hobart William Turner
1906–1959
Loran Park Turner
1908–1963
Thelma Irene Turner
1910–2000
Robert Mark Turner
1912–1968

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 12

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 25

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).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Thelma Turner in household of R L Turner, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thelma Turner in household of Robert L Turner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Thelma Turner in household of Robert L Turner, "United States Census, 1920"

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