William Samuel Atkins1

M, #23721, b. 4 January 1894, d. 10 July 1977

Family

Lucy Tom Turner b. 30 Mar 1896, d. 21 Aug 1988
Last Edited29 Apr 2021
     William Samuel Atkins was born on 4 January 1894.2,3

     William married Lucy Tom Turner, daughter of Eddy Lee Turner and Maria W. Northington, in 1913 in AlexanderCounty, Illinois.1

     They had children as proven by the 1920 and 1930 census enumerations.: Howard T., Edith A. and Mary L. Atkins.

     William Samuel Atkins died on 10 July 1977 at age 832,3 and was buried in Barlow Cemetery, Barlow, Ballard County, Kentucky.3

Citations

  1. [S6344] "Illlinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940," index, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc.: (Provo, Utah), accessed 29 Apr 2021, entry for William Samuel Atkins and Lucy Tom Turner, 1913, Alexander County, FHL microfilm 961,427.
  2. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 4 Sep 2016, memorial page for Lucy Tom Turner Atkins (1896-1988) at memorial page... Maintained by Linda Mac; citing Barlow Cemetery, Barlow, Ballard County, Kentucky.
  3. [S5776] Ballard-Carlisle Historical & Genealogical Society, compiler. Ballard County Kentucky Cemeteries, 2 (Wickliffe, Kentucky: Ballard-Carlisle Historical & Genealogical Society, 1991), page 110.

Robert Edward Turner1

M, #23722, b. 10 March 1911, d. 17 September 1982
Relationship4th great-grandson of Terisha Turner
FatherEddy Lee Turner2 b. 20 Apr 1870, d. 13 Feb 1940
MotherMaria W. Northington2 b. Sep 1875, d. 1951
Last Edited29 Apr 2021
     Robert Edward Turner was born on 10 March 1911, son of Eddy Lee Turner and Maria W. Northington, in Ballard County, Kentucky.1

     He first married Mary Irene Shearin Turner (11 Jul 1914 - 28 Oct 1976). I cannot find a marriage record for his first marriage. After Mary Irene's death he married Modelle W. Webb Turner McGary (1906-2003) on 17 Dec 1981. She is buried elsewhere in Kentucky with her third husband.3,2,4

     Robert Edward Turner died on 17 September 1982 at age 71 in McCracken County, Kentucky,1 and was buried in Wickliffe Cemetery, Wickliffe, Ballard County, Kentucky.1

     Robert Edward Turner's obituary states he was a retired construction worker and the son of Eddie Lee Turner and Maria Northington Turner. He was survived by his wife, Modelle W. Turner, a daughter, Mrs. Shearin T. Hopkins, Wickliffe; three sons, Robert E. turner II, South Glastonbury, Conn; John Stephen Turner, La Center; and Thomas Early Turner, Kevil; as well as two sisters, Mrs. Martha T. Lamb, Greenwood, Miss; and Mrs. Lucy Tom Arkins, La Center. He was a member of the Wickliffe United Methodist Church, the Grand Lodge of Kentucky, the Masonic Lodge, Eastern Start and Paducah Local of the Ironworkers Union.2

Citations

  1. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 4 Sep 2016, memorial page for Robert Edward Turner (1911-1982) at memorial page... Maintained by Linda Mac; citing Wickliffe Cemetery, Wickliffe, Ballard County, Kentucky.
  2. [S6039] "Newspapers.com," index and images, (Ancestry.com: (Provo, Utah), accessed 29 Apr 2021, entry for Robert Turner, The Paducah Sun (Paducah, Kentucky), 19 Sep 1982, page 10, image 10 of 76.
  3. [S5775] Ballard-Carlisle Historical & Genealogical Society, compiler. Ballard County Kentucky Cemeteries, 1 (Wickliffe, Kentucky: Ballard-Carlisle Historical & Genealogical Society, 1989), page 66.
  4. [S6522] "Kentucky, Marriage Index, 1973-1999," index, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc.: (Provo, Utah), accessed 29 Apr 2021, entry for Edward Turner and Modelle W McGary, 17 Dec 1981, Ballard County, Vol. No. 066, Cert. No. 32907. Ordering an original document is possible.

Barbary Johnson1

F, #23723, b. circa 1844
Relationship2nd great-granddaughter of Terisha Turner
FatherRobert C. Johnson1 b. 22 Feb 1819, d. 8 Oct 1891
MotherMary Spencer1 b. 22 Mar 1820, d. 24 Sep 1882
ChartsDescendant Chart (Box)
Last Edited23 Dec 2020
     Barbary Johnson was born circa 1844, daughter of Robert C. Johnson and Mary Spencer, in Tennessee.1

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
18506 years of ageDistrict 15, Wilson County, Tennessee1
1860as Barbara and 14 years of ageDistrict 15, Wilson County, Tennessee2

Citations

  1. [S5959] "1850 United States Federal Census," index and images, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc: (www.ancestry.com), accessed 23 Dec 2020, entry for Robert Johnson, 1850, Wilson, Tennessee; citing roll 901, page 545b, family 1585, image 15 of 23; citing original data from the National Archives MIcrofilm Publication M432.
  2. [S5784] "1860 United States Federal Census," index and images, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. (ancestry.com): accessed 23 Dec 2020), Robert Johnson, 1860, Wilson, Tennessee; citing page 379, family 1672, FHL Microfilm 805,280.

James Crow Turner1,2

M, #23724, b. 15 April 1866, d. 2 March 1948
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Terisha Turner
FatherHenry H. Turner1 b. 16 Jan 1823, d. 3 Feb 1908
MotherEleanor N. Mabry1 b. 9 Jun 1823, d. 9 Jul 1903
ChartsDescendant Chart (Box)

Family 1

Ida M. Sellars b. 28 Sep 1878, d. 23 Jan 1900
Children

Family 2

Lula Alme Smith b. 24 Mar 1866, d. 30 Dec 1945
Last Edited4 Apr 2021
     James Crow Turner was born on 15 April 1866, son of Henry H. Turner and Eleanor N. Mabry, in Kentucky.1,3

     James, 27, married Ida M. Sellars, 15 on 1 March 1894 at Clay Faulkner's house in Wickliffe, Ballard County, Kentucky, in the presence of Clay Faulkner and Henry Mansfield.4

     James married Lula Alme Smith circa 1905. I cannot find a marriage record for them anywhere as of 13 Jan 2021.1,5

     James Crow Turner consented to the marriage of his daughter, Lottie L. Turner, on 25 November 1911 at Ballard County, Kentucky.6

     James witnessed the marriage license of his daughter, Cliffe Turner, and Harper E. Titsworth on 24 November 1914 at Ballard County, Kentucky.7

     James Crow Turner died on 2 March 1948 at age 811 and was buried in Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery, La Center, Ballard County, Kentucky.1

     James C. Turner's obituary reads: Jim C. Turner, 82, Dies in Florida
     "Funeral services for Jim C. Turner, 82, native of Ballard county, who died at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Hiram Northington, Lincoln, Florida, will be held at the Mr. Pleasant Baptist church at 2 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

     Surivors other than Mrs. Northington are a son, Guthrie Turner, Bandana; a daughter, Mrs. Harper E. Titsworth, Bandana; a brother, Lynn Turner, Englewide."8

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
188014 years of ageBallard County, Kentucky9
Farm Hand10
190034 years of age, boarding and widowedIngleside, Ballard County, Kentucky3
Machinist3
191044 years of age and married for the second for five yearsDistrict 1, Ballard County, Kentucky5
Farm Laborer, Working Out5
194073 years of ageLa Center, Ballard County, Kentucky11
Proprietor, Poultry House11

Citations

  1. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 4 Sep 2016, memorial page for James C Turner (1866-1948) at memorial page... Maintained by Joyce Petty Adams; citing Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery, La Center, Ballard County, Kentucky.
  2. [S6212] "U. S., Army Transport Service Arriving and Departing Passenger Lists, 1910-1939," index and images, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.: (Provo, Utah), accessed 1 Apr 2021, entry for Guthrie M Turner, 31 Jul 1918, image 499 of 805. Provides his father's full middlel name.
  3. [S5786] "1900 United States Federal Census," index and images, Ancestry.com ( Provo, Utah): accessed 13 Jan 2021), James Turner in the household of James Wray, 1900, Ingleside, Ballard, Kentucky; citing page 2, family 29, FHL Microfilm 1,240,506.
  4. [S5537] "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FW5S-YPV, entry for James C. Turner and Ida M. Sellars, 01 Mar 1894; citing Wickliffe, Ballard, Kentucky, United States, Madison County Courthouse, Richmond; FHL microfilm 977,500, accessed 4 Sep 2016).
  5. [S5973] "1910 United States Federal Census," index and images, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc: (Provo, Utah), accessed 31 Mar 2021, entry for James C Turner, 1910, Ballard, Kentucky; citing roll T624_463, page 8A, family 178, FHL microfilm 1,374,476, image 8 of 37; citing original data from the National Archives & Records Administration.
  6. [S6343] "Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965," index and images, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc.: (Provo, Utah), accessed 1 Apr 2021, entry for H. W. Northington and Lottie L. Turner, 26 Nov 1911, Ogden, Ballard County, FHL microfilm 978,004, image 39 of 319.
  7. [S2570] "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979," index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FW5M-JBS, entry for Harper Fitsworth and Cliffe Turner, 25 Nov 1914, Ballard County, accessed 1 Apr 2021).
  8. [S6039] "Newspapers.com," index and images, (Ancestry.com: (Provo, Utah), accessed 31 Mar 2021, entry for Jim C. Turner, The Paducah Sun-Democrat (Paducah, Kentucky), 4 Mar 1948, page 4, image 4 of 20.
  9. [S5336] "1880 United States Federal Census," digital images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Ancestry.com: n.p.image 17 of 41 ), entry for Henry H. Turner, 1880, Borth Humphries, Ballard, Kentucky; citing roll 401, page 378A, family 128, accessed 13 Jan 2021.
  10. [S5336] "1880 U. S. Census," Henry H. Turner, 1880, North Hampshire, Ballard, Kentucky; citing roll 401, page 378A, family 128, accessed 13 Jan 2021 at ( n.p.image 17 of 41 ).
  11. [S3341] "1940 United States Federal Census," digital images, (Ancestry.com: (n.p.), accessed 31 Mar 2021, entry for James C Turner, 1940, La Center, Ballard, Kentucky; citing roll m-t0627_01277, family 49, image 5 of 18; citing original data from the National Archives and Records Administration.

Lula Alme Smith1

F, #23725, b. 24 March 1866, d. 30 December 1945

Family

James Crow Turner b. 15 Apr 1866, d. 2 Mar 1948
Last Edited4 Apr 2021
     Lula Alme Smith was born on 24 March 1866 in Alabama. She was the daughter of W. D. Smith, born in Alabama, and Sarah Curry, also born in Alabama according to her death certificate.2

     Lula married James Crow Turner, son of Henry H. Turner and Eleanor N. Mabry, circa 1905. I cannot find a marriage record for them anywhere as of 13 Jan 2021.1,3

     Lula Alme Smith consented to the marriage of her step-daughter, Lottie L. Turner, on 25 November 1911 at Ballard County, Kentucky.4

     Lula Alme Smith witnessed the marriage license of her step-daughter, Cliffe Turner, and Harper E. Titsworth on 24 November 1914 at Ballard County, Kentucky.5

     Lula Alme Turner died of Influenza and ? Pneumonia on 30 December 1945 at age 79 in Ballard County, Kentucky,2 and was buried in Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery, La Center, Ballard County, Kentucky.6

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
191044 years of age, married the second time for five years and having borne two children of whom one was livingDistrict 1, Ballard County, Kentucky3
194074 years of ageLa Center, Ballard County, Kentucky7

Citations

  1. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 4 Sep 2016, memorial page for James C Turner (1866-1948) at memorial page... Maintained by Joyce Petty Adams; citing Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery, La Center, Ballard County, Kentucky.
  2. [S3744] "Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1945," digital image, (Ancestry.com: (www.ancestry.com), accessed 31 Mar 2021, entry for Lula Alma Turner, 30 Dec 1945, Ballard County, State File No. 38, image 52 of 3032; citing original data from the Bureau of Vital Statistics, Certificate of Death.
  3. [S5973] "1910 United States Federal Census," index and images, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc: (Provo, Utah), accessed 31 Mar 2021, entry for James C Turner, 1910, Ballard, Kentucky; citing roll T624_463, page 8A, family 178, FHL microfilm 1,374,476, image 8 of 37; citing original data from the National Archives & Records Administration.
  4. [S6343] "Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965," index and images, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc.: (Provo, Utah), accessed 1 Apr 2021, entry for H. W. Northington and Lottie L. Turner, 26 Nov 1911, Ogden, Ballard County, FHL microfilm 978,004, image 39 of 319.
  5. [S2570] "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979," index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FW5M-JBS, entry for Harper Fitsworth and Cliffe Turner, 25 Nov 1914, Ballard County, accessed 1 Apr 2021).
  6. [S2702] Find A Grave. Memorial page for Lula A Turner (1866-1945) at memorial page....
  7. [S3341] "1940 United States Federal Census," digital images, (Ancestry.com: (n.p.), accessed 31 Mar 2021, entry for James C Turner, 1940, La Center, Ballard, Kentucky; citing roll m-t0627_01277, family 49, image 5 of 18; citing original data from the National Archives and Records Administration.

Ida M. Sellars1

F, #23727, b. 28 September 1878, d. 23 January 1900
ChartsDescendant Chart (Box)

Family

James Crow Turner b. 15 Apr 1866, d. 2 Mar 1948
Children
Last Edited4 Apr 2021
     Ida M. Sellars was born on 28 September 1878.2

     Ida, 15, married James Crow Turner, 27, son of Henry H. Turner and Eleanor N. Mabry, on 1 March 1894 at Clay Faulkner's house in Wickliffe, Ballard County, Kentucky, in the presence of Clay Faulkner and Henry Mansfield.1

     Ida M. Turner died on 23 January 1900 at age 212 and was buried in Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery, La Center, Ballard County, Kentucky.2

Citations

  1. [S5537] "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FW5S-YPV, entry for James C. Turner and Ida M. Sellars, 01 Mar 1894; citing Wickliffe, Ballard, Kentucky, United States, Madison County Courthouse, Richmond; FHL microfilm 977,500, accessed 4 Sep 2016).
  2. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 13 Jan 2021, memorial page for Ida Turner (1878-1900) at memorial page..., photograph of grave by jules61, maintained by Joyce Petty Adams; citing Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery, La Center, Ballard County, Kentucky.
  3. [S5973] "1910 United States Federal Census," index and images, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc: (Provo, Utah), accessed 31 Mar 2021, entry for James C Turner, 1910, Ballard, Kentucky; citing roll T624_463, page 8A, family 178, FHL microfilm 1,374,476, image 8 of 37; citing original data from the National Archives & Records Administration.

Mary Ann Reeves1

F, #23728, b. 18 July 1852, d. 21 February 1921
ChartsDescendant Chart (Box)

Family

Daniel J. Turner b. 20 Jun 1845, d. 6 Jan 1930
Children
Last Edited11 Feb 2021
     Mary Ann Reeves was born on 18 July 1852 in Kentucky.2,1 She was also known as Mary A. Reed.3

     Mary Ann Reeves married Daniel J. Turner, son of Henry H. Turner and Eleanor N. Mabry, circa 1869. I cannot locate a marriage record as of 11 Feb 2021.4,5

     Mary Ann Turner died on 21 February 1921 at age 681 and was buried in Watwood Cemetery, Ballard County, Kentucky.1

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
187018 years of ageDistrict 2, Ballard County, Kentucky6
188028 years of ageNorth Humphries, Ballard County, Kentucky2
191057 years of age, married forty-one years and having borne three children all of whom are livingDistrict 3, Ballard County, Kentucky5

Citations

  1. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 30 Dec 2018, memorial page for Mary Ann Reeves Turner (1852-1921) at memorial page..., photograph of grave by Greg Miller, maintained by jp; citing Watwood Cemetery, Ballard County, Kentucky.
  2. [S5497] "United States 1880 Federal Census," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCHB-241 ), entry for D J Turner household, 1880, Borth Humphries, Ballard, Kentucky, United States; citing enumeration district ED 61, sheet 375C, household 82, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,254,401, accessed 4 Sep 2016.
  3. [S3743] "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1961," index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N9YT-N2P, entry for Daniel J. Turner, 1930; citing Paducah, Mccracken, Kentucky, United States, Office of Vital Statistics, Frankfort; FHL microfilm 1,913,059, accessed 4 Sep 2016)Does not give her maiden surname.
  4. [S3743] "Death Records, 1911-1955," FamilySearch, Daniel J. Turner, 1930; citing Paducah, Mccracken, Kentucky, United States, Office of Vital Statistics, Frankfort; FHL microfilm 1,913,059, accessed 4 Sep 2016. Does not provide her maiden surname.
  5. [S5973] "1910 United States Federal Census," index and images, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc: (Provo, Utah), accessed 11 Feb 2021, entry for Dannal Turner, 1910, Ballard, Kentucky; citing roll T624_463, page 10B, family 146, FHL microfilm 1,374,476, image 19 of 34; citing original data from the National Archives & Records Administration.
  6. [S5981] "1870 United States Federal Census," index and images, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc: (Provo, Utah), accessed 11 Feb 2021, entry for Daniel J Turner, 1870, Ballard, Kentucky; citing roll M593_445, page 377B, family 162, FHL microfilm 545,944, image 20 of 39; citing original data from the National Archives and Records Administration.
  7. [S3744] "Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1945," digital image, (Ancestry.com: (www.ancestry.com), accessed 11 Feb 2021, entry for William D. Turner, 1942, Ballard County, Stamped 14909, image 1714 of 3314; citing original data from the Bureau of Vital Statistics, Certificate of Death.
  8. [S2702] Find A Grave. Memorial page for Audrey A. Turner Knight (1880-1964) at memorial page....

William D. Turner1,2

M, #23729, b. 1 July 1870, d. 5 February 1942
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Terisha Turner
FatherDaniel J. Turner1,3 b. 20 Jun 1845, d. 6 Jan 1930
MotherMary Ann Reeves1,3 b. 18 Jul 1852, d. 21 Feb 1921

Family

Ida Ben Phipps b. 1877, d. 1914
Last Edited11 Feb 2021
     William D. Turner was born on 1 July 1870, son of Daniel J. Turner and Mary Ann Reeves, in Kentucky.1,3

     William D. Turner married Ida Ben Phipps in 1894 in Alexander County, Illinois.2,4

     William D. Turner died of Pneumonia on 5 February 1942 at age 71 in Ballard County, Kentucky,5,3 and was buried in Watwood Cemetery, Ballard County, Kentucky.5,6

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
188010 years of ageNorth Humphries, Ballard County, Kentucky1
191039 years of age, married fifteen years and living with his wife and six children in his father's household. Children: Leslie, age 13; Leonard, age 11; Chell (dau.), age 8; Victory, age 8; Essie, age 3; and Etta, age 11/12District 3, Ballard County, Kentucky2

Citations

  1. [S5497] "United States 1880 Federal Census," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCHB-241 ), entry for D J Turner household, 1880, Borth Humphries, Ballard, Kentucky, United States; citing enumeration district ED 61, sheet 375C, household 82, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,254,401, accessed 4 Sep 2016.
  2. [S5973] "1910 United States Federal Census," index and images, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc: (Provo, Utah), accessed 11 Feb 2021, entry for Dannal Turner, 1910, Ballard, Kentucky; citing roll T624_463, page 10B, family 146, FHL microfilm 1,374,476, image 19 of 34; citing original data from the National Archives & Records Administration.
  3. [S3744] "Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1945," digital image, (Ancestry.com: (www.ancestry.com), accessed 11 Feb 2021, entry for William D. Turner, 1942, Ballard County, Stamped 14909, image 1714 of 3314; citing original data from the Bureau of Vital Statistics, Certificate of Death.
  4. [S6344] "Illlinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940," index, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc.: (Provo, Utah), accessed 11 Feb 2021, entry for Will Turner and Ida Phipps, 1894, Alexander County, FHL microfilm 961,424.
  5. [S5777] Ballard-Carlisle Historical & Genealogical Society, compiler. Ballard County Kentucky Cemeteries, 3 (Wickliffe, Kentucky: Ballard-Carlisle Historical & Genealogical Society, 1991), page 32.
  6. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 11 Feb 2021, memorial page for Willie D. Turner (1870-1942) at memorial page..., photograph of grave by jp, maintained by jp; citing Watwood Cemetery, Ballard County, Kentucky.

N. A. Turner1

F, #23730, b. circa 1873
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Terisha Turner
FatherDaniel J. Turner1 b. 20 Jun 1845, d. 6 Jan 1930
MotherMary Ann Reeves1 b. 18 Jul 1852, d. 21 Feb 1921
Last Edited20 Nov 2016
     N. A. Turner was born circa 1873, daughter of Daniel J. Turner and Mary Ann Reeves, in Kentucky.1

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
18807 years of ageNorth Humphries, Ballard County, Kentucky1

Citations

  1. [S5497] "United States 1880 Federal Census," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCHB-241 ), entry for D J Turner household, 1880, Borth Humphries, Ballard, Kentucky, United States; citing enumeration district ED 61, sheet 375C, household 82, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,254,401, accessed 4 Sep 2016.