Wilma Caroline Fillerup

1900–1982 (Age 82)
Colonia Díaz, Chihuahua, Mexico

The Life of Wilma Caroline

When Wilma Caroline Fillerup was born on 8 March 1900, in Colonia Díaz, Chihuahua, Mexico, her father, Charles Richard Fillerup, was 26 and her mother, Moneta Johnson, was 18. She married Frederick Andrew Turley on 1 June 1920, in Snowflake, Navajo, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Standard Justice Precinct 3, Navajo, Arizona, United States in 1930 and Supervisorial District 3, Navajo, Arizona, United States in 1940. She died on 14 August 1982, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in R V Mike Ramsay Memorial Cemetery, Snowflake, Navajo, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilma Caroline Fillerup
1900–1982
Frederick Andrew Turley
1895–1981
Marriage: 1 June 1920
Stanley Frederick Turley
1921–2014
Grant Marion Turley
1922–1944

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1 June 1920
Snowflake, Navajo, Arizona, United States
children

(2)

  • Stanley Frederick Turley

    Male1921–2014Male

  • Grant Marion Turley

    Male1922–1944Male

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(13)

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1919 · Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple Announced

Age 19

The Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple was announced on October 3, 1919. Don Carlos Young and Ramm Hansen were chosen to design the temple. The Mesa, Arizona temple was the first temple to be built in Arizona.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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Story Highlight

Frederick Andrew Turley b. 4 Aug 1895

The Theodore Turley Family Book, pp. 128-129 Fred was born August 4, 1895 at Snowflake, Arizona. Wilma Fillerup Turley was born March 8, 1900 at Colonia Diaz, Mexico. They were married June 1, 1920, …

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Sources (3)

  • Wilma Turley in household of Fred A Turley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Wilma F Turley in household of Fred A Turley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Wilma Fillerup in household of Charles R Fillerup, "United States Census, 1920"

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