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John Turner

Male 1644 - 1680  (36 years)


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  • Name John Turner 
    Born 8 Sep 1644  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Baptised 15 Sep 1644  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Died 9 Oct 1680  Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Buried Charter Street Burying Ground, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I16025  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of JTS
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2017 

    Father Robert Turner,   b. 1611,   d. Between 14 Aug 1651 and 3 Dec 1651, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Freestone,   b. Bef 17 Oct 1619, Horncastle, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1679  (Age < 59 years) 
    Married Abt 1642  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F10020  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Roberts,   b. Bef 11 Jun 1648, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1691  (Age > 42 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1668  [3
    Children 
    +1. Col. John Turner,   b. 12 Sep 1671, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1742, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F10019  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A wealthy merchant in the Barbados trade. In 1668 he bought land from Ann More (or Moore) in Salem, on which he built the actual House of the Seven Gables.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1678] An Archaeology of Manners: The Polite World of the Merchant Elite of Colonial Massachusetts, by Lorinda B. R. Goodwin. New York: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002., year and place only.

    2. [S1680] George E. McCracken, "The Salem Gardners." The American Genealogist 30:155, 1954.

    3. [S1677] G. Andrews Moriarty, "The Turner Family of Salem." Essex Institute Historical Collections 48:263, 1912.

    4. [S1678] An Archaeology of Manners: The Polite World of the Merchant Elite of Colonial Massachusetts, by Lorinda B. R. Goodwin. New York: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002., year only.

    5. [S1680] George E. McCracken, "The Salem Gardners." The American Genealogist 30:155, 1954., place only.

    6. [S1678] An Archaeology of Manners: The Polite World of the Merchant Elite of Colonial Massachusetts, by Lorinda B. R. Goodwin. New York: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002.