When James Elmore Turrell was born on 2 May 1883, in Sugar Run, Wilmot Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, James Henry Turrell, was 32 and his mother, Rowena Eliza Horton, was 32. He married Anna Rebecca Henninger on 10 October 1910, in Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in West Pittston, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Noxen, Noxen Township, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. He died on 16 March 1961, at the age of 77, and was buried in Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States.
English (southeastern and East Anglia):
most frequently an Anglo-Norman French pronunciation of Thorold (Old Norse Thóraldr, from the elements Thórr ‘Thor’ + valdr ‘power, rule’). This name and that in 2 may have become confused with Tyrrell .
from Middle English T(h)urild (Old Norse Thórhildr, Thorild, the latter a rare woman's name from the divine name Thórr ‘Thor’ + hildr ‘battle’).
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