Stanley Francis Turner

1 August 1883–3 June 1953 (Age 69)
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England

The Life of Stanley Francis

When Stanley Francis Turner was born on 1 August 1883, in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England, his father, Henry Turner, was 24 and his mother, Ellen Carrick, was 22. He married Barbe Jean DeBoeck in 1911, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Mackenzie, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1906 and Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada in 1911. His occupation is listed as commercial artist in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He died on 3 June 1953, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Stanley Francis Turner
Barbe Jean DeBoeck
Marriage: 1911
Francis E. Carnel Turner
Marjorie Turner

Spouse and Children

Calgary, Alberta, Canada


    Francis E. Carnel Turner


    Marjorie Turner


Parents and Siblings


    Ellen Carrick




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World Events (8)


Age 1

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

Age 3

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 21

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

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)

  • Stanley F Turner in household of Ellen Turner, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Stanley F Turner in household of Henry Turner, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Stanley F Turner in entry for Francis E Carrick Turner, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"

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