Lena Lee Turner1

F, #22066, b. 11 September 1860, d. 22 June 1929
Relationship2nd great-granddaughter of Terisha Turner
FatherThomas Turner1,2 b. 1828, d. 1869
MotherAnn Elizabeth Knight1,2 b. c 1823, d. 1882
ChartsDescendant Chart (Box)

Family

Henry Whitlow Steptoe b. c 1857, d. 14 Feb 1884
Last Edited19 Jan 2021
     Lena Lee Turner was born on 11 September 1860, daughter of Thomas Turner and Ann Elizabeth Knight, in Missouri.2

     On 20 February 1869, Ann E. Turner, administratrix of the Estate of Thomas Turner deceased, swore to the best of her knowledge that she (his widow), Charles Turner, Lena Lee Turner, Etta Bell Turner and Mary Knight Turner his children, all residents of Pike County are the only heirs of Thomas Turner dedeased who did not leave a will.1

     Lena Lee Turner, 22, married Henry Whitlow Steptoe on 21 December 1882 in Brown County, Texas.3

     Lena Lee Steptoe died on 22 June 1929 at age 68 in Bearden, Knox County, Tennessee,4 and was buried in Berry Highland Memorial Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee.4

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
18709 years of ageClarksville, Pike County, Missouri5
188019 years of age and living in her mother's householdBrownwood, Brown County, Texas6

Citations

  1. [S5582] "Missouri Probate Records, 1750-1998," digital images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-89LM-H5HP?i=172&wc=QZ9D-47K%3A1328677201%2C1328689102&cc=2399107 ), entry for Thomas Turner, 1869, Pike County Probates, 1865-1883, vol 6-7, image 173 of 632 : accessed 1 Dec 2020.
  2. [S5982] "Tennessee, Deaths and Burials Index, 1874-1955," index, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc: (Provo, Utah), accessed 19 Jan 2021, entry for Lena Lee Steptoe, 1929, Knox County, FHL microfilm 1,876,754; citing original data from the FamilySearch entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.
  3. [S6120] "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1817-1965," index, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.: (Provo, Utah), accessed 19 Jan 2021, entry for H W Steptoe and Lena L Turner, 1882, Brown County, FHL microfilm 1,533,474.
  4. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 19 Jan 2021, memorial page for Lena Lee Turner Steptoe (1860-1929) at memorial page..., photograph of grave by Anna S, maintained by Pat McKenzie; citing Berry Highland Memorial Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee.
  5. [S5981] "1870 United States Federal Census," index and images, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc: (Provo, Utah), accessed 19 Jan 2021, entry for Ann E. Turner, 1870, Clarksville, Pike, Missouri; citing roll M593_798, page 116B, family 129, FHL microfilm 552,29image 18 of 20; citing original data from the National Archives and Records Administration.
  6. [S5336] "1880 United States Federal Census," digital images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Ancestry.com: n.p.image 25 of 42 ), entry for Lena L. Turner in the household of Ann Turner, 1880, Brown, Texas; citing Roll 1292, page 377A, family 244, accessed 19 Jan 2021.