Gertie Alamina Turner

4 November 1899–July 1970 (Age 70)
McAllen, Hidalgo, Texas, United States

The Life of Gertie Alamina

Gertie Alamina Turner was born on 4 November 1899 as the daughter of Turner. She married Delmar Bailey from January 1917 to December 1917. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1930 and Lyndhurst, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States for about 5 years. She died in July 1970, in McAllen, Hidalgo, Texas, United States, at the age of 70.

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Delmar Bailey
Gertie Alamina Turner
Marriage: from January 1917 to December 1917
Mildred Maxine Bailey
Delmar D. Bailey

Spouse and Children

from January 1917 to December 1917


    Mildred Maxine Bailey


    Delmar D. Bailey


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1913 · Cleveland Museum of Art

Age 14

The Cleveland Museum of Art was founded as a trust from Hinman Hurlbut, John Huntington, and Horace Kelley. It is to be known as the fourth-wealthiest art museum in the United States. The museum opened its doors to the public on June 6, 1916, and is free to the public to come and enjoy the diverse collections inside. Today the museum can be found as the center piece of Wade Park and both are on the National Register of Historic Places.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 19

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

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 (3)

  • Gertie Bailey in household of Darrah Bailey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gertie Bailey in household of Darrah Bailey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gertie Turner in entry for R Kenneth Gauthier and Mildred Bailey Lepper, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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