Lola Amel Lohrey

21 July 1919–21 July 2009 (Age 90)
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand

The Life of Lola Amel

When Lola Amel Lohrey was born on 21 July 1919, her father, Philip Alfred Lohrey, was 47 and her mother, Josephine Sara Grace Luttrell, was 38. She married John Nelson Turner on 2 March 1939, in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 21 July 2009, in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

John Nelson Turner
Lola Amel Lohrey
Marriage: 2 March 1939
Peter John Turner

Spouse and Children

    John Nelson Turner



2 March 1939
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand


    Peter John Turner


Parents and Siblings




    Phyllis Lohrey


    Athol Mervyn Lohrey


    Philip Keith Lohrey


    Aubrey Wilmot Luttrell Lohrey


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World Events (8)

1923 · New Zealand's Claim to Antartica

Age 4

The Ross Dependency is a New Zealand dependency located on the Antarctician Continent. It is the only settlement on the Antartica that is claimed by a sovereign nation. New Zealand still owns claim even after the Antarctic Treaty that was signed in 1959 by 11 other nations. 

Age 20

WWII. Troops from New Zealand see action in Europe, North Africa and the Pacific during World War II.
1943 · Eleanor Roosevelt Visits During War

Age 24

Anna Eleanor Roosevelt visited New Zealand during the calmer years of World War II in the Pacific. It was the first time that a first lady of the United States had visited the country alone without their husband. 

Name Meaning

1 German: variant of Lorey .2 Possibly an altered spelling of Irish Loughrey .

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

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