Maggie Turner

2 August 1884–2 August 1963 (Age 79)
North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Maggie

When Maggie Turner was born on 2 August 1884, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Samuel H. Turner, was 25 and her mother, Lenora A Griffin, was 26. She married Amos Johnson on 21 May 1902, in Johnston, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Smithfield Township, Johnston, North Carolina, United States in 1920. She died on 2 August 1963, in Smithfield, Johnston, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Smithfield, Johnston, North Carolina, United States.

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Amos Johnson
Maggie Turner
Marriage: 21 May 1902
David Alton Johnson
Dalma Hooks Johnson
Carrie Johnson
Katie L Johnson
Mannie Johnson
Hurbert Johnson
Meta R Johnson

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World Events (8)

Age 2
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage
Age 13
In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1906 · Saving Food Labels
Age 22
The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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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Sources (34)

  • Maggie M Johnson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Maggie Johnson in household of Amers Johnson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Maggie Johnson in household of Amos Johnson, "United States Census, 1910"

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