When Harry Chadburn Turner was born on 4 September 1925, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, his father, Archie Oliver Turner, was 27 and his mother, Juanita LaVonne Strong, was 20. He married Jeanette Donna Johnson on 16 December 1944, in Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1950. He registered for military service in 1944. He died on 27 March 1992, in Orange, California, United States, at the age of 66.
English: occupational name from Middle English t(o)urnour, turner ‘turner’ (Old French to(u)rn(e)our), mainly denoting someone who fashioned small objects of wood, metal, or bone on a lathe, but also a variety of other occupations, including turnspit and translator or interpreter. This surname may have become confused with Toner . In North America, it is also very common among African Americans.
English: occasionally perhaps a nickname from Middle English turn-hare, a compound of Middle English tournen ‘to turn, direct, steer’ + hare ‘hare’, a name for someone in charge of the greyhounds in hare coursing or an exaggerated compliment for someone who could run fast. See also Turnbull .
English: perhaps also from Middle English t(o)urn(e)our ‘jouster, one who takes part in a tournament’ (Old French tornoieor, tournoieur).
He always seemed so jolly! I loved his voice as it would crackle with that happy sound. I could feel his love for me and it seemed like he felt the same for others. Even as his memory started to go I …