Bonnie Lorene Turner

Female26 November 1919–17 January 2003

Brief Life History of Bonnie Lorene

When Bonnie Lorene Turner was born on 26 November 1919, in Denver, Colorado, United States, her father, Merrill Henry Turner, was 27 and her mother, Lorene Frances Cox, was 23. She lived in Eaton, Weld, Colorado, United States in 1920 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. She died on 17 January 2003, in Orange, Orange, California, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

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Bonnie Lorene Turner
1919–2003

Sources (8)

  • Bonnie Lorene Turner in household of Merrill Henry Turner, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Bonnie L Turner, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Bonnie Turner Stoshitch, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"

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World Events (8)

1920

Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

1921 · Flash floods kill 1500

Age 2

On June 3 1921, flash floods in Pueblo cause over $20 million in damage and kill over 1,500 people in its wake.

1941

Age 22

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

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).

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

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