Ancestry of Rebecca Turner

Ancestry of Rebecca Turner (1762-1831)

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William A. LaBach
311 Duke Road
Lexington, KY 40502
859-269-1868
Send email to preparer: wmlabach1@insightbb.com
Ultimate Family Tree, ver 2.9
LABACH Project Version 1158
September 29, 2000

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Table of Contents

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Howard, Smith, Turner, Williams

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First Generation

1. Rebecca1 Turner (Thomas2, John3, Thomas4), daughter of Thomas Turner and Catherine Smith, was born in Rowan Co., NC May 1, 1762. Rebecca died March 11, 1831 Madison Co., KY, at 68 years of age. Her body was interred in Howard family cemetery, Madison Co., KY.

She married Benjamin Howard in Rowan Co., NC, 1781. Benjamin was born in Frederick Co., MD September 6, 1755. Benjamin was the son of Matthew Howard and Catherine Howard. Benjamin died April 15, 1835 Madison Co., KY, at 79 years of age. His body was interred in Howard family cemetery, Madison Co., KY. At 27 years of age Benjamin became the father of Catherine (Kate) Howard in Rowan County, NC, August 10, 1783. At 32 years of age Benjamin became the father of Thomas Howard Madison Co., KY, April 20, 1788. At 34 years of age Benjamin became the father of Elizabeth Howard Madison Co., KY, March 29, 1790. At 36 years of age Benjamin became the father of Elenor (Nellie) Howard Madison Co., KY, January 30, 1792. At 38 years of age Benjamin became the father of Matthew Howard Madison Co., KY, February 16, 1794. At 40 years of age Benjamin became the father of Benjamin Howard, Jr. Madison Co., KY, May 31, 1796. At 42 years of age Benjamin became the father of Rebekah Howard Madison Co., KY, May 24, 1798. At 45 years of age Benjamin became the father of Mary (Polly) Howard Madison Co., KY, October 13, 1800. At 47 years of age Benjamin became the father of Malvina (Vinah) Howard Madison Co., KY, August 22, 1803. At 55 years of age Benjamin became the father of Nancy Howard Madison Co., KY, January 12, 1811. Benjamin Howard was a Second Lieutenant, Capt. Craig's Co., North Carolina Continental Line in the Revolutionary War. He moved to Madison County, Virginia (now Kentucky) in 1787. He was taken by his parents to Rowan County, North Carolina as a child. The Will of Benjamin Howard (1755-1835). Benjamin Howard was born September 6, 1755 in Frederick County, Maryland and died April 15, 1835 in Madison County, Kentucky. Transcription was done by Parker LaBach, Sr., Spruce Pine, NC

BENJAMIN HOWARD WILL

WILL OF BENJAMIN HOWARD OF FREDERICK COUNTY MARYLAND AND MADISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY

In the name of God Amen. I, Benjamin Howard, of the County of Madison and State of Kentucky, being in perfect mind and memory do make this my last Will and Testament, recommending my soul to God who gave it, and my body to the Mother earth.

In the first place my just debts to be paid punctually.

Secondly I bequeath to my beloved wife Rebecca Howard the whole of my Estate real and personal during her natural life, and the profits arising therefrom, for the purpose of raising and schooling my youngest children.

Thirdly I give and bequeath to five of my children to wit, Matthew, Benjamin, Polly, Viney and Nancy Howard five negroes of the following names - To my son Matthew, a negro boy by the name of Gilbert, to my son Benjamin a negro boy by the name of Dave. To my daughter Polly a negro girl by the name of Maria. To my daughter Viney a negro girl by the name of Sabrina, To my daughter Nancy, a negro girl by the name of Darkey. It is expressly understood that the negro girl by the name of Sabrina which is devised to my Daughter Viney, who has intermarried Isaac Starnes, is for the special use and benefit of my said daughter, and her heirs lawfully begotten of her body, together with her future increase, and not to be disposed of in any way by said Isaac, or her time to be disposed to satisfy any debt or debts which he may create hereafter, or heretofore created and for the retention of her the said Sabrina, together with her increase (if any). My executors, hereinafter appointed, or either of them is hereby fully authorized to take possession of said Girl and her increase, and so hold and detain them for the use and benefit of my said Daughter and her heirs as aforesaid, as to prevent their being sold by said Isaac in satisfaction of his debts.

The balance of my estate both real and personal, it is my will and desire should be sold at the Death of my beloved wife, and the proceeds arising from said sale (after paying to my daughter Katherine Grubbs, Twenty Dollars which I bequeath to her) to be equally divided between four of my children, Thomas Howard, Betsey Deatherage, Nelly Black, and Becky Tolson, provided it does not exceed four hundred dollars to each of those my four children, and in case it should exceed four hundred dollars when equally divided, all above four hundred to each, I give and bequeath to my son Benjamin, to this my last will and testament. I do appoint my son Benjamin Howard and John Burgin Executors to this my last will and testament hereby revoking all others by me made. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal, this 23rd Septr. 1825.

/s/ Benjamin Howard

Witness

Thos. C. Howard W. Powell Thos. H. Christopher

Be it remembered that I omitted giving my Daughter Nancy one bed and furniture, and also one horse, saddle and bridle. The horse, bridle and saddle to be worth one hundred dollars, which bed and furniture, horse, bridle and saddle, being omitted in the foregoing will I do hereby devise to my said daughter Nancy, and it is further authorized and devised that my son Benjamin is to have the care of the Plantation and other things as heretofore devised until the decease of my beloved wife and that he shall also take care of my daughter Nancy.

In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal, this 23rd Septr. 1825.

/s/ Benjamin Howard

Witness

Thos. Howard W. Powell Thos. H. Christopher

N.B. Be it remembered that I have changed the foregoing will being my last devise as intended, to my son Benj. I give Dave, to my son Matthew a Negro boy by the name of Gilbert.

In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal, this 1st day of May 1827.

/s/ Benjamin Howard

Witness

Thos. Howard Win. H. Shackelford

Having added another sheet to this my last Will and Testament for the purpose of the subjoined to my aforesaid last Will and testament, that the horse, bridle and saddle provided for and bequeathed to my daughter Nancy. I have furnished her with the same and that the aforesaid bequest is by this my last devise, void, as she has received it, and it is to be further understood by this my last devise, that the negro girl by the name of Darkey that I also devised to Nancy that I have given up to her, in full right and title, her and her future increase excepting her new child about two years old, which she is not to have. Now it is by this my last devise to be expressly understood that if any dispute should arise between my aforesaid legatees, as to the property so devised, that all differences in relation thereto is to be settled and determined by Curtis Field, Thompson Burnam, and Thos. C. Howard or any two of them may choose a third person in case of the death of either, and their judgment shall be binding and obligatory to all intents and purposes, as if done by myself at this time, in my proper person. In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 7th day of January 1829.

/s/ Benjamin Howard

Witness

Thos. C. Davis Jo. H. Tevis Thos. C. Howard

Be it remembered that on this the nineteenth day of September 1831, having determined in my own mind, that in a previous part of this my last Will and Testament on the final sale of my Estate as set forth as aforesaid out of the proceeds of said sale I bequeath to four of my children (to wit) Thomas, Elizabeth Deatherage, Nelly Black, and Becky Tolson four hundred dollars each, but being satisfied that it is more than their proportion, I do now change so much of my will as relates to that part of my devise, and instead of four hundred dollars to each of these my aforesaid children, I bequeath to each of them as aforesaid three hundred dollars.

I do further give and bequeath to my Grandson Thomas Howard Starnes a negro girl about four or five years old, by the name of Cussa, the only daughter of Maria, being her second child, and to this my last devise, It is my special request my Executors will attend to this change or alteration which I have this day made to this my last Will and testament.

In testimony whereof I have herewith set my hand and seal as aforesaid this 19th Septr. 1831

/s/ Benjamin Howard

Witness

Thos. C. Howard Thos. H. Christopher Henry H. Thomas

State of Kentucky Madison County

Prob. David Irvine County Court Monday 4 day of May 1835 Recorded

This Will and the several codicils are recorded in Will Book F, page 76, in the Madison County Clerk's Office, Richmond, Kentucky.

At 21 years of age Rebecca became the mother of Catherine (Kate) Howard in Rowan County, NC, August 10, 1783. At 25 years of age Rebecca became the mother of Thomas Howard Madison Co., KY, April 20, 1788. At 27 years of age Rebecca became the mother of Elizabeth Howard Madison Co., KY, March 29, 1790. At 29 years of age Rebecca became the mother of Elenor (Nellie) Howard Madison Co., KY, January 30, 1792. At 31 years of age Rebecca became the mother of Matthew Howard Madison Co., KY, February 16, 1794. At 34 years of age Rebecca became the mother of Benjamin Howard, Jr. Madison Co., KY, May 31, 1796. At 36 years of age Rebecca became the mother of Rebekah Howard Madison Co., KY, May 24, 1798. At 38 years of age Rebecca became the mother of Mary (Polly) Howard Madison Co., KY, October 13, 1800. At 41 years of age Rebecca became the mother of Malvina (Vinah) Howard Madison Co., KY, August 22, 1803. At 48 years of age Rebecca became the mother of Nancy Howard Madison Co., KY, January 12, 1811.

Rebecca Turner and Benjamin Howard had the following children:

child 2 i. Catherine (Kate) Howard was born in Rowan County, NC August 10, 1783. She married Thomas Grubbs Madison Co., KY, November 20, 1798.

child 3 ii. Thomas Howard was born Madison Co., KY April 20, 1788. Thomas died. He married twice. He married Miss Clemmons. He married Nellie Embry in Madison Co., KY, December 5, 1808.

child 4 iii. Elizabeth Howard was born Madison Co., KY March 29, 1790. Elizabeth died November 24, 1858 in Howard Co., MO, at 68 years of age. She married Amos Deatherage Madison Co., KY, March 19, 1810. Amos was born March 2, 1782. Amos was the son of Achilles Deatherage and Ann Lewis. Amos died September 24, 1840 in Howard Co., MO, at 58 years of age. At 28 years of age Amos became the father of Lucinda Deatherage 1810. At 29 years of age Amos became the father of Bird Deatherage in Madison Co., KY, December 26, 1811. At 31 years of age Amos became the father of Nancy Deatherage 1813. Amos became the father of Rebecca Deatherage ca 1815. At 41 years of age Amos became the father of Mary E. Deatherage 1823. At 44 years of age Amos became the father of Thomas Grubbs Deatherage in Missouri, November 11, 1826. At 47 years of age Amos became the father of William Howard Deatherage 1829. At 52 years of age Amos became the father of Dorothy Ellen Deatherage 1834.

At 20 years of age Elizabeth became the mother of Lucinda Deatherage 1810. At 21 years of age Elizabeth became the mother of Bird Deatherage in Madison Co., KY, December 26, 1811. At 23 years of age Elizabeth became the mother of Nancy Deatherage 1813. Elizabeth became the mother of Rebecca Deatherage ca 1815. At 33 years of age Elizabeth became the mother of Mary E. Deatherage 1823. At 36 years of age Elizabeth became the mother of Thomas Grubbs Deatherage in Missouri, November 11, 1826. At 39 years of age Elizabeth became the mother of William Howard Deatherage 1829. At 44 years of age Elizabeth became the mother of Dorothy Ellen Deatherage 1834.

child 5 iv. Elenor (Nellie) Howard was born Madison Co., KY January 30, 1792. She married Samuel Black in Madison Co., KY, October 13, 1812.

child 6 v. Matthew Howard was born Madison Co., KY February 16, 1794. Matthew died October 14, 1851 in Howard Co., MO, at 57 years of age. He married Elizabeth Tolson in Madison Co., KY, January 11, 1817. Elizabeth was born May 24, 1798. Elizabeth was the daughter of William Tolson and Sarah Wright. Elizabeth died March 1860 in Miniteau, Howard Co., MO, at 61 years of age. At 19 years of age Elizabeth became the mother of Thomas Howard Madison Co., KY, November 16, 1817. At 22 years of age Elizabeth became the mother of Sarah Ann Howard in Howard Co., MO, April 27, 1821. Elizabeth became the mother of ? Howard in Missouri, ca 1822. Elizabeth became the mother of Elizabeth Howard in Missouri, ca 1828. Elizabeth became the mother of Benjamin Howard in Missouri, ca 1830.

At 23 years of age Matthew became the father of Thomas Howard Madison Co., KY, November 16, 1817. At 27 years of age Matthew became the father of Sarah Ann Howard in Howard Co., MO, April 27, 1821. Matthew became the father of ? Howard in Missouri, ca 1822. Matthew became the father of Elizabeth Howard in Missouri, ca 1828. Matthew became the father of Benjamin Howard in Missouri, ca 1830.

child 7 vi. Benjamin Howard, Jr. was born Madison Co., KY May 31, 1796. Benjamin died March 8, 1880 Madison Co., KY, at 83 years of age. His body was interred Madison Co., KY. He married Sarah Riley December 2, 1824. Sarah was born December 12, 1805. Sarah was the daughter of Ninian Riley and Sally. Sarah died June 8, 1871 Madison Co., KY, at 65 years of age. Her body was interred Madison Co., KY. At 19 years of age Sarah became the mother of Zerelda Howard October 30, 1825.

At 29 years of age Benjamin became the father of Zerelda Howard October 30, 1825.

child 8 vii. Rebekah Howard was born Madison Co., KY May 24, 1798. Rebekah died September 6, 1862 at 64 years of age. She married John Tolson in Madison Co., KY, January 9, 1815. John was born in Stafford Co., VA February 3, 1791. John was the son of William Tolson and Sarah Wright.

child 9 viii. Mary (Polly) Howard was born Madison Co., KY October 13, 1800. Mary died September 11, 1885 Madison Co., KY, at 84 years of age. Her body was interred Madison Co., KY. She married John Burgin Madison Co., KY, March 19, 1821. John was born Madison Co., KY January 10, 1794. John was the son of Thomas Burgin and Lucy Deatherage. John died June 17, 1856 Madison Co., KY, at 62 years of age. His body was interred Madison Co., KY. John became the father of Clifton Burgin ca 1822. John became the father of Easom Burgin ca 1824. At 31 years of age John became the father of Calvin Burgin March 13, 1825. John became the father of Louisa Burgin ca 1828. At 35 years of age John became the father of Tacitus Burgin Madison Co., KY, February 7, 1829.

Mary became the mother of Clifton Burgin ca 1822. Mary became the mother of Easom Burgin ca 1824. At 24 years of age Mary became the mother of Calvin Burgin March 13, 1825. Mary became the mother of Louisa Burgin ca 1828. At 28 years of age Mary became the mother of Tacitus Burgin Madison Co., KY, February 7, 1829.

child 10 ix. Malvina (Vinah) Howard was born Madison Co., KY August 22, 1803. Malvina died 1892 in Randolph Co., MO, at 88 years of age. She married twice. She married Isaac Starnes Madison Co., KY, February 19, 1820. Isaac died after 1826 Madison Co., KY. Isaac became the father of Polly Starnes Madison Co., KY, October 12, 1820. Isaac became the father of Elizabeth Starnes Madison Co., KY, April 8, 1823. Isaac became the father of Agnes Starnes Madison Co., KY, December 30, 1825. Isaac became the father of Thomas Starnes Madison Co., KY, December 22, 1827. She married Allen Hendricks October 16, 1832. Allen was born Madison Co., KY ca 1802. Allen was the son of James Hendricks and Nancy Ann. At 30 years of age Allen became the father of John William Hendricks Madison Co., KY, August 3, 1832. At 34 years of age Allen became the father of Nancy Ann Hendricks Madison Co., KY, July 3, 1836. At 35 years of age Allen became the father of Sally Ann Hendricks April 3, 1838. At 38 years of age Allen became the father of James Allen Hendricks August 25, 1840. At 40 years of age Allen became the father of Susan C. Hendricks May 8, 1843. At 42 years of age Allen became the father of Martha Jane Hendricks November 11, 1844.

At 17 years of age Malvina became the mother of Polly Starnes Madison Co., KY, October 12, 1820. At 19 years of age Malvina became the mother of Elizabeth Starnes Madison Co., KY, April 8, 1823. At 22 years of age Malvina became the mother of Agnes Starnes Madison Co., KY, December 30, 1825. At 24 years of age Malvina became the mother of Thomas Starnes Madison Co., KY, December 22, 1827. At 28 years of age Malvina became the mother of John William Hendricks Madison Co., KY, August 3, 1832. At 32 years of age Malvina became the mother of Nancy Ann Hendricks Madison Co., KY, July 3, 1836. At 34 years of age Malvina became the mother of Sally Ann Hendricks April 3, 1838. At 37 years of age Malvina became the mother of James Allen Hendricks August 25, 1840. At 39 years of age Malvina became the mother of Susan C. Hendricks May 8, 1843. At 41 years of age Malvina became the mother of Martha Jane Hendricks November 11, 1844.

child 11 x. Nancy Howard was born Madison Co., KY January 12, 1811. Nancy died August 10, 1863 at 52 years of age. She married James Smith Madison Co., KY, September 3, 1827.

Second Generation

12. Thomas2 Turner (John3, Thomas4) was born in Spotsylvania Co., VA August 27, 1734. Thomas died December 9, 1822 Madison Co., KY, at 88 years of age.

He married twice. He married Catherine Smith May 5, 1754. Catherine was born April 6, 1735. At 20 years of age Catherine became the mother of James Turner November 21, 1755. At 23 years of age Catherine became the mother of Rachel Turner October 19, 1758. At 25 years of age Catherine became the mother of Edward Turner in Rowan Co., NC, September 15, 1760. At 27 years of age Catherine became the mother of Rebecca Turner in Rowan Co., NC, May 1, 1762. At 29 years of age Catherine became the mother of Sarah Ann (Sally) Turner August 8, 1764. At 31 years of age Catherine became the mother of Thomas Turner May 17, 1766. At 33 years of age Catherine became the mother of Annah Turner August 28, 1768. At 34 years of age Catherine became the mother of Ellenor Turner February 1, 1770. At 37 years of age Catherine became the mother of John Turner in Rowan Co., NC, November 23, 1772. At 40 years of age Catherine became the mother of Smith Turner January 11, 1776. At 42 years of age Catherine became the mother of William Turner in Rowan Co., NC, January 10, 1778. At 45 years of age Catherine became the mother of Catherine (Caty) Turner in Rowan Co., NC, October 11, 1780. He married Nelly Dill Madison Co., KY, July 22, 1790. Nelly became the mother of Thomas Turner Madison Co., KY, August 24, 1791. Nelly became the mother of Viney Turner July 15, 1793. Nelly became the mother of Hannah B. Turner Madison Co., KY, 1795. Nelly became the mother of Nancy Turner Madison Co., KY, April 18, 1798. Nelly became the mother of Benjamin W. Turner May 5, 1800.

At 21 years of age Thomas became the father of James Turner November 21, 1755. At 24 years of age Thomas became the father of Rachel Turner October 19, 1758. At 26 years of age Thomas became the father of Edward Turner in Rowan Co., NC, September 15, 1760. At 27 years of age Thomas became the father of Rebecca Turner in Rowan Co., NC, May 1, 1762. At 29 years of age Thomas became the father of Sarah Ann (Sally) Turner August 8, 1764. At 31 years of age Thomas became the father of Thomas Turner May 17, 1766. At 34 years of age Thomas became the father of Annah Turner August 28, 1768. At 35 years of age Thomas became the father of Ellenor Turner February 1, 1770. At 38 years of age Thomas became the father of John Turner in Rowan Co., NC, November 23, 1772. At 41 years of age Thomas became the father of Smith Turner January 11, 1776. At 43 years of age Thomas became the father of William Turner in Rowan Co., NC, January 10, 1778. At 46 years of age Thomas became the father of Catherine (Caty) Turner in Rowan Co., NC, October 11, 1780. At 56 years of age Thomas became the father of Thomas Turner Madison Co., KY, August 24, 1791. At 58 years of age Thomas became the father of Viney Turner July 15, 1793. At 60 years of age Thomas became the father of Hannah B. Turner Madison Co., KY, 1795. At 63 years of age Thomas became the father of Nancy Turner Madison Co., KY, April 18, 1798. At 65 years of age Thomas became the father of Benjamin W. Turner May 5, 1800. Thomas Turner moved to what is now Madison County, Kentucky in 1783. The Thomas Turner Bible from a posting on the Madison County USGenWeb site by Judy Wright (KWright354@aol.com): Thomas Turner Bible Record from a photocopy of the actual pages of: The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviou Jesus Christ Newley Translated out of the Original Greek and with the former Translations diligently compared and revised by His Majesty's Specila Command, Edinburgh, Printed by Alexander Kincaid, his Majesty's Printer, 1775. MDCCLXXV.

Thomas Turner Bible Record.

Thomas Turner was Born August the 28th m 1732 Catharine Turner Was Born April the 6th (or 4th or 1st) day 1735 James Turner was Born November 21, day 1755 Rachel Turner was Born October the 16th day 1758 Edward Turner was born September the 12th day 1760. Rebekah Turner was born May the 1 day 1762 Sarah Turner was born August the 6, 1764 Thomas Turner was born May the 17th , 1766 (not sure on the day) Hannah Turner was born August 28th 1768 Ellenor Turner was Born February the 1 day 1770 John Turner was Born November the 23 day 1772.(a typed copy says 13th, but this looks like 23 definitely) Smith Turner was born January the 1 day 1776. William Turner was born January 10th day 1778 Catherine Turner was born October 11, 1780 Thomas Turner Jr. was born August 24, 1791 Viney Turner born July 13, 1793 (year is readable) (Parts the last three are unreadable on my copy and are taken by a typed copy) end of first page

Next page Thomas Turner Jurn. Was born August 24, 1791 Peggy Turner was Born June 12th 1793 The Names and Ages of their Children. (this line is written in the Bible by the same person) Zelica (typed copy says Quelica) Turner was Born 29th day of december 1812 Squire D. Turner was Born March the 10th , 1818 Barnett Turner was Born February the 3d 1820 2nd column of the page Elender Turner was born September the 24th, 1822 Died April 27, 1889 (death written in a different hand) Thomas Turner was born February the 20 the 1825 Margaret Turner was born October the 17th Day 1828 Benjamin Franklin Turner was born December the 17 day 1830 Diee Feb. 11, 1907 John William Turner was born December the 19th Day 1832 Hocket Foster Turner was born April the 23rd day 1835 Died February 18, 1914. (Typed Copy omits Thomas and Margaret and says: These Turners came from Va. and N.C. to Kentucky and on to Missouri. This Bible is owned by Turner heirs in Centralia, Mo.) The Will of Thomas Turner as transcribed by V. Darcey Slaughter follows: The will of Thomas Turner is recorded in Madison Co., Kentucky. Will Book C page 254-255. In the name of God Amen I Thomas Turner of the county of Madison and State of Kentucky do make ordain and declare this instrument to be my last will and Testament revoking all others by me made. First all my just debts to be punctually paid second I give to my two youngest Sons Thomas and Benjamin my tract of land on which I now live to be equally divided between them at my decease 3rd i give to my Son Thomas Turner my negro Boy Frank and one feather Bed and furniture and that he should keep the horses and saddle and bridle that he now claims. Also I give to my daughter Hannah Turner my negro girl Betsy a Cow and calf & feather bed and furniture a side saddle and bridle to be worth Sixteen dollars Also, I give to my Daughter Nancy Turner ny negro girl Riah, a feather bed and furniture cow and calf & side saddle and bridle to be worth sixteen dollars- Also I give to my Son Benjamin Turner my negro Boy Solomon, one horse saddle and bridle to be worth one hundred dollars and my feather bed and furniture, and that he shall be educated out of my Estate, to read, write and cypher as far as the double rule of three, and also to be comfortably cloathed and boarded while getting his education. The rest residue and remainder of my Estate both real and personal tis my wish and desire for it to sold, and divided equally among all my children viz James Turner, Rachel Barnes, Edward Turner, Rebecah Howard, Sarah Martin, Ann (Smith Turner, Wm. Turner, Catharine Morgan, Thomas Turner) Martin, Elenor Johnson, John Turner, Hannah Turner, Nancy Turner and Benjamin Turner, to them and their heirs forever but should either of the four last named children die before they arrive to lawful age or have an issue their portion that is left to them that may decease to be sold and equally divided between all my children. Lastly I constitute and appoint my Son Edward Turner, and my brother Philip Turner Executors of this my last will and Testament. In Witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 12th day of October, one thousand eight hundred and eleven in presence of Gabl Ragsdale Thomas Turner John Turner James Turner NB Whereas some of the within witnesses are dead and one at a considerable distance I therefore have again this day acknowledged the within to be my last will and Testament May the eighteenth in the year Lord Eighteen hundred and fifteen Thomas Turner Sealed in presence of Thomas Jerman Jr Jesse Turner Enoch Turner Kentucky Madison County Seal

I David Irvine Clerk of the Court of the County aforesaid do hereby certify that at a county court held for Madison County on Monday the 1st day of July 1822, the foregoing Will was produced in open court and ordered to be Recorded and the same has been done accordingly

Attest David Irvine C.M.C.C.

Thomas Turner and Catherine Smith had the following children:

child 13 i. James1 Turner was born November 21, 1755. James died September 10, 1834 in Boone Co., MO, at 78 years of age. His body was interred Turner family cemetery, Boone Co., MO. He married Jemima Wells.

child 14 ii. Rachel Turner was born October 19, 1758. Rachel died ca 1835 Madison Co., KY. She married Samuel Barnes in Rowan Co., NC, March 20, 1779.

child 15 iii. Edward Turner was born in Rowan Co., NC September 15, 1760. Edward died 1828 Madison Co., KY, at 67 years of age. He married twice. He married Elizabeth Howard in Rowan Co., NC. He married Sarah Craig Madison Co., KY, April 28, 1791.

child + 1 iv. Rebecca Turner was born May 1, 1762.

child 16 v. Sarah Ann (Sally) Turner was born August 8, 1764. Sarah died 1844 in Madison Co., IL, at 79 years of age. She married David Martin Madison Co., KY, September 5, 1792.

child 17 vi. Thomas Turner was born May 17, 1766. Thomas died before 1791.

child 18 vii. Annah Turner was born August 28, 1768. Annah died September 18, 1835 in Madison Co., IL, at 67 years of age. Her body was interred in Olive cemetery, Madison Co., IL. She married Christopher Martin Madison Co., KY, June 28, 1790.

child 19 viii. Ellenor Turner was born February 1, 1770. She married twice. She married William Johnson Madison Co., KY, May 14, 1793. She married Jacob Armstrong in Clark Co., KY, October 10, 1812.

child 20 ix. John Turner was born in Rowan Co., NC November 23, 1772. John died after 1850. He married Lydia Dill Madison Co., KY, November 22, 1800.

child 21 x. Smith Turner was born January 11, 1776. Smith died 1848 in Audrain Co., MO, at 72 years of age. He married Nancy Ragsdale Madison Co., KY, May 6, 1804.

child 22 xi. William Turner was born in Rowan Co., NC January 10, 1778. William died September 7, 1876 in Audrain Co., MO, at 98 years of age. He married Elizabeth Crooke Madison Co., KY, June 28, 1803.

child 23 xii. Catherine (Caty) Turner was born in Rowan Co., NC October 11, 1780. Catherine died circa 1845 in Warren Co., MO. She married Mordecai Morgan Madison Co., KY, November 2, 1798.

Thomas Turner and Nelly Dill had the following children:

child 24 xiii. Thomas Turner was born Madison Co., KY August 24, 1791. Thomas died April 28, 1853 in Boone Co., MO, at 61 years of age. His body was interred Gilead cemetery, Boone Co., MO. He married twice. He married Margaret Abigail Denham Madison Co., KY, November 24, 1811. He married Maria (Cowan) Dysart in Boone Co., MO, April 7, 1842.

child 25 xiv. Viney Turner was born July 15, 1793.

child 26 xv. Hannah B. Turner was born Madison Co., KY 1795. Hannah died ca 1875 in Linn Co., MO. She married William B. Woodruff Madison Co., KY, July 17, 1813. William died 1879.

child 27 xvi. Nancy Turner was born Madison Co., KY April 18, 1798. Nancy died March 16, 1871 in Linneus, Linn Co., MO, at 72 years of age. She married David Prewitt Madison Co., KY, January 9, 1814.

child 28 xvii. Benjamin W. Turner was born May 5, 1800. Benjamin died February 18, 1871 in Boone Co., MO, at 70 years of age. He married twice. He married Martha Ann Denham Madison Co., KY, August 9, 1823. He married Martha Schooler in Boone Co., MO, December 30, 1845.

29. Catherine2 Smith was born April 6, 1735.

She married Thomas Turner May 5, 1754. Thomas was born in Spotsylvania Co., VA August 27, 1734. Thomas was the son of John Turner and Sarah Williams. Thomas died December 9, 1822 Madison Co., KY, at 88 years of age. At 21 years of age Thomas became the father of James Turner November 21, 1755. At 24 years of age Thomas became the father of Rachel Turner October 19, 1758. At 26 years of age Thomas became the father of Edward Turner in Rowan Co., NC, September 15, 1760. At 27 years of age Thomas became the father of Rebecca Turner in Rowan Co., NC, May 1, 1762. At 29 years of age Thomas became the father of Sarah Ann (Sally) Turner August 8, 1764. At 31 years of age Thomas became the father of Thomas Turner May 17, 1766. At 34 years of age Thomas became the father of Annah Turner August 28, 1768. At 35 years of age Thomas became the father of Ellenor Turner February 1, 1770. At 38 years of age Thomas became the father of John Turner in Rowan Co., NC, November 23, 1772. At 41 years of age Thomas became the father of Smith Turner January 11, 1776. At 43 years of age Thomas became the father of William Turner in Rowan Co., NC, January 10, 1778. At 46 years of age Thomas became the father of Catherine (Caty) Turner in Rowan Co., NC, October 11, 1780. At 56 years of age Thomas became the father of Thomas Turner Madison Co., KY, August 24, 1791. At 58 years of age Thomas became the father of Viney Turner July 15, 1793. At 60 years of age Thomas became the father of Hannah B. Turner Madison Co., KY, 1795. At 63 years of age Thomas became the father of Nancy Turner Madison Co., KY, April 18, 1798. At 65 years of age Thomas became the father of Benjamin W. Turner May 5, 1800. (See Thomas Turner for the children resulting from this marriage.)

At 20 years of age Catherine became the mother of James Turner November 21, 1755. At 23 years of age Catherine became the mother of Rachel Turner October 19, 1758. At 25 years of age Catherine became the mother of Edward Turner in Rowan Co., NC, September 15, 1760. At 27 years of age Catherine became the mother of Rebecca Turner in Rowan Co., NC, May 1, 1762. At 29 years of age Catherine became the mother of Sarah Ann (Sally) Turner August 8, 1764. At 31 years of age Catherine became the mother of Thomas Turner May 17, 1766. At 33 years of age Catherine became the mother of Annah Turner August 28, 1768. At 34 years of age Catherine became the mother of Ellenor Turner February 1, 1770. At 37 years of age Catherine became the mother of John Turner in Rowan Co., NC, November 23, 1772. At 40 years of age Catherine became the mother of Smith Turner January 11, 1776. At 42 years of age Catherine became the mother of William Turner in Rowan Co., NC, January 10, 1778. At 45 years of age Catherine became the mother of Catherine (Caty) Turner in Rowan Co., NC, October 11, 1780.

Third Generation

30. John3 Turner (Thomas4) was born in probably Pennsylvania ca 1705. John died ca 1760 in North Carolina.

He married Sarah Williams ca 1734. Sarah was born in probably Maryland ca 1710. Sarah was the daughter of Edward Williams and Mary. Sarah died after 1778 in North Carolina. At 24 years of age Sarah became the mother of Thomas Turner in Spotsylvania Co., VA, August 27, 1734. Sarah became the mother of Edward Turner ca 1736. At 28 years of age Sarah became the mother of John Turner 1738. Sarah became the mother of Sarah Turner ca 1740. Sarah became the mother of Elenor Turner ca 1742. Sarah became the mother of Ann Turner ca 1745. Sarah became the mother of Katherine Turner ca 1750. Sarah became the mother of Rebecca Turner in Rowan Co., NC, ca 1754. Sarah became the mother of Hannah Turner in Rowan Co., NC, ca 1758. At 52 years of age Sarah became the mother of Phillip Turner in Rowan Co., NC, October 8, 1762.

At 29 years of age John became the father of Thomas Turner in Spotsylvania Co., VA, August 27, 1734. John became the father of Edward Turner ca 1736. At 33 years of age John became the father of John Turner 1738. John became the father of Sarah Turner ca 1740. John became the father of Elenor Turner ca 1742. John became the father of Ann Turner ca 1745. John became the father of Katherine Turner ca 1750. John became the father of Rebecca Turner in Rowan Co., NC, ca 1754. John became the father of Hannah Turner in Rowan Co., NC, ca 1758. At 57 years of age John became the father of Phillip Turner in Rowan Co., NC, October 8, 1762.

John Turner and Sarah Williams had the following children:

child + 12 i. Thomas2 Turner was born August 27, 1734.

child 31 ii. Edward Turner was born ca 1736. Edward died 1811 Madison Co., KY, at 75 years of age. He married twice. He married Ann Williams ca 1761. Ann was born ca 1740. Ann was the daughter of Edward Williams and Jane. Ann died ca 1763. He married Nancy Ann Davies ca 1764.

child 32 iii. John Turner was born 1738. John died 1813 Madison Co., KY, at 75 years of age. He married twice. He married Rebecca Smith ca 1761. Rebecca was born ca 1743. Rebecca was the daughter of Andrew Smith and Annah. Rebecca died January 11, 1774 in Rowan Co., NC, at 30 years of age. He married Jane Cooper in Rowan Co., NC, April 29, 1780. Jane died Madison Co., KY.

child 33 iv. Sarah Turner was born ca 1740. Sarah died ca 1828 Madison Co., KY. She married Samuel Freeman ca 1760. Samuel was born ca 1740. Samuel died March 1815 Madison Co., KY, at 74 years of age.

child 34 v. Elenor Turner was born ca 1742. She married John Hunt Prather. John died Madison Co., KY.

child 35 vi. Ann Turner was born ca 1745. She married twice. She married Jacob Lykens. Jacob died before July 9, 1767. She married Thomas Donnahoe in Rowan Co., NC, July 9, 1767.

child 36 vii. Katherine Turner was born ca 1750. Katherine died before 1785 in Rowan Co., NC. She married Shadrack Roberts.

child 37 viii. Rebecca Turner was born in Rowan Co., NC ca 1754. Rebecca died ca 1835 in Randolph Co., MO. She married Elias Barnes ca 1772. Elias was born ca 1750. Elias was the son of Richard Barnes. Elias died 1807 Madison Co., KY, at 57 years of age.

child 38 ix. Hannah Turner was born in Rowan Co., NC ca 1758. Hannah died ca 1835 in Booneville, MO. She married Shadrach Barnes ca 1778. Shadrach was born ca 1752. Shadrach was the son of Richard Barnes. Shadrach died 1844 in Booneville, MO, at 92 years of age.

child 39 x. Phillip Turner was born in Rowan Co., NC October 8, 1762. Phillip died March 5, 1852 in Howard Co., MO, at 89 years of age. He married Abigail Hickman Madison Co., KY, March 17, 1791. Abigail was born in Rawleigh, Wake Co., NC June 9, 1768. Abigail was the daughter of Joseph Hickman and Mary. Abigail died November 3, 1844 in Howard Co., MO, at 76 years of age.

40. Sarah3 Williams (Edward4) was born in probably Maryland ca 1710. Sarah died after 1778 in North Carolina.

She married John Turner ca 1734. John was born in probably Pennsylvania ca 1705. John was the son of Thomas Turner. John died ca 1760 in North Carolina. At 29 years of age John became the father of Thomas Turner in Spotsylvania Co., VA, August 27, 1734. John became the father of Edward Turner ca 1736. At 33 years of age John became the father of John Turner 1738. John became the father of Sarah Turner ca 1740. John became the father of Elenor Turner ca 1742. John became the father of Ann Turner ca 1745. John became the father of Katherine Turner ca 1750. John became the father of Rebecca Turner in Rowan Co., NC, ca 1754. John became the father of Hannah Turner in Rowan Co., NC, ca 1758. At 57 years of age John became the father of Phillip Turner in Rowan Co., NC, October 8, 1762. (See John Turner for the children resulting from this marriage.)

At 24 years of age Sarah became the mother of Thomas Turner in Spotsylvania Co., VA, August 27, 1734. Sarah became the mother of Edward Turner ca 1736. At 28 years of age Sarah became the mother of John Turner 1738. Sarah became the mother of Sarah Turner ca 1740. Sarah became the mother of Elenor Turner ca 1742. Sarah became the mother of Ann Turner ca 1745. Sarah became the mother of Katherine Turner ca 1750. Sarah became the mother of Rebecca Turner in Rowan Co., NC, ca 1754. Sarah became the mother of Hannah Turner in Rowan Co., NC, ca 1758. At 52 years of age Sarah became the mother of Phillip Turner in Rowan Co., NC, October 8, 1762.

Fourth Generation

41. Thomas4 Turner birth date unknown.

Thomas became the father of John Turner in probably Pennsylvania, ca 1705.

Thomas Turner had the following child:

child + 30 i. John3 Turner was born ca 1705.

42. Edward4 Williams birth date unknown.

He married Mary. Mary became the mother of Sarah Williams in probably Maryland, ca 1710.

Edward became the father of Sarah Williams in probably Maryland, ca 1710.

Edward Williams and Mary had the following child:

child + 40 i. Sarah3 Williams was born ca 1710.

43. Mary4 birth date unknown.

She married Edward Williams. Edward became the father of Sarah Williams in probably Maryland, ca 1710. (See Edward Williams for the children resulting from this marriage.)

Mary became the mother of Sarah Williams in probably Maryland, ca 1710.

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Index

Armstrong

Armstrong, Jacob (marriage to Ellenor Turner) (i160)

Barnes

Barnes, Elias (marriage to Rebecca Turner) (i5646), b.1750-d.1807
Barnes, Samuel (marriage to Rachel Turner) (i151)
Barnes, Shadrach (marriage to Hannah Turner) (i5648), b.1752-d.1844

Black

Black, Samuel (marriage to Elenor (Nellie) Howard) (i199)

Burgin

Burgin, John (marriage to Mary (Polly) Howard) (i44), b.1794-d.1856

Clemmons

Clemmons, Miss (marriage to Thomas Howard) (i200)

Cooper

Cooper, Jane (marriage to John Turner) (i5635)

Craig

Craig, Sarah (marriage to Edward Turner) (i3543)

Crooke

Crooke, Elizabeth (marriage to William Turner) (i166)

Davies

Davies, Nancy Ann (marriage to Edward Turner) (i5632)

Deatherage

Deatherage, Amos (marriage to Elizabeth Howard) (i191), b.1782-d.1840

Denham

Denham, Margaret Abigail (marriage to Thomas Turner) (i171)
Denham, Martha Ann (marriage to Benjamin W. Turner) (i179)

Dill

Dill, Lydia (marriage to John Turner) (i162)
Dill, Nelly (marriage to Thomas Turner) (i169)

Donnahoe

Donnahoe, Thomas (marriage to Ann Turner) (i5642)

Dysart

Dysart, Maria (Cowan) (marriage to Thomas Turner) (i172)

Embry

Embry, Nellie (marriage to Thomas Howard) (i2333)

Freeman

Freeman, Samuel (marriage to Sarah Turner) (i5637), b.1740-d.1815

Grubbs

Grubbs, Thomas (marriage to Catherine (Kate) Howard) (i182)

Hendricks

Hendricks, Allen (marriage to Malvina (Vinah) Howard) (i4701), b.1802-

Hickman

Hickman, Abigail (marriage to Phillip Turner) (i5650), b.1768-d.1844

Howard

Howard, Benjamin (marriage to Rebecca Turner) (i90), b.1755-d.1835
Howard, Benjamin, Jr. (i187), b.1796-d.1880
Howard, Catherine (Kate) (i181), b.1783-
Howard, Elenor (Nellie) (i192), b.1792-
Howard, Elizabeth (i190), b.1790-d.1858
Howard, Elizabeth (marriage to Edward Turner) (i219)
Howard, Malvina (Vinah) (i183), b.1803-d.1892
Howard, Mary (Polly) (i45), b.1800-d.1885
Howard, Matthew (i193), b.1794-d.1851
Howard, Nancy (i185), b.1811-d.1863
Howard, Rebekah (i195), b.1798-d.1862
Howard, Thomas (i189), b.1788-

Johnson

Johnson, William (marriage to Ellenor Turner) (i159)

Lykens

Lykens, Jacob (marriage to Ann Turner) (i5641), d.1767

Martin

Martin, Christopher (marriage to Annah Turner) (i157)
Martin, David (marriage to Sarah Ann (Sally) Turner) (i154)

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Mary (i5629)
Mary (marriage to Edward Williams) (i5629)

Morgan

Morgan, Mordecai (marriage to Catherine (Caty) Turner) (i168)

Prather

Prather, John Hunt (marriage to Elenor Turner) (i5639)

Prewitt

Prewitt, David (marriage to Nancy Turner) (i177)

Ragsdale

Ragsdale, Nancy (marriage to Smith Turner) (i164)

Riley

Riley, Sarah (marriage to Benjamin Howard, Jr.) (i188), b.1805-d.1871

Roberts

Roberts, Shadrack (marriage to Katherine Turner) (i5644)

Schooler

Schooler, Martha (marriage to Benjamin W. Turner) (i180)

Smith

Smith, Catherine (i147), b.1735-
Smith, Catherine (marriage to Thomas Turner) (i147), b.1735-
Smith, James (marriage to Nancy Howard) (i186)
Smith, Rebecca (marriage to John Turner) (i5634), b.1743-d.1774

Starnes

Starnes, Isaac (marriage to Malvina (Vinah) Howard) (i184), d.1826

Tolson

Tolson, Elizabeth (marriage to Matthew Howard) (i194), b.1798-d.1860
Tolson, John (marriage to Rebekah Howard) (i196), b.1791-

Turner

Turner, Ann (i5640), b.1745-
Turner, Annah (i156), b.1768-d.1835
Turner, Benjamin W. (i178), b.1800-d.1871
Turner, Catherine (Caty) (i167), b.1780-d.1845
Turner, Edward (i152), b.1760-d.1828
Turner, Edward (i5630), b.1736-d.1811
Turner, Elenor (i5638), b.1742-
Turner, Ellenor (i158), b.1770-
Turner, Hannah (i5647), b.1758-d.1835
Turner, Hannah B. (i174), b.1795-d.1875
Turner, James (i148), b.1755-d.1834
Turner, John (i161), b.1772-d.1850
Turner, John (i217), b.1705-d.1760
Turner, John (i5633), b.1738-d.1813
Turner, John (marriage to Sarah Williams) (i217), b.1705-d.1760
Turner, Katherine (i5643), b.1750-d.1785
Turner, Nancy (i176), b.1798-d.1871
Turner, Phillip (i5649), b.1762-d.1852
Turner, Rachel (i150), b.1758-d.1835
Turner, Rebecca (i91), b.1762-d.1831
Turner, Rebecca (i5645), b.1754-d.1835
Turner, Sarah (i5636), b.1740-d.1828
Turner, Sarah Ann (Sally) (i153), b.1764-d.1844
Turner, Smith (i163), b.1776-d.1848
Turner, Thomas (i146), b.1734-d.1822
Turner, Thomas (i155), b.1766-d.1791
Turner, Thomas (i170), b.1791-d.1853
Turner, Thomas (i5627)
Turner, Thomas (marriage to Catherine Smith) (i146), b.1734-d.1822
Turner, Viney (i173), b.1793-
Turner, William (i165), b.1778-d.1876

Wells

Wells, Jemima (marriage to James Turner) (i149)

Williams

Williams, Ann (marriage to Edward Turner) (i5631), b.1740-d.1763
Williams, Edward (i5628)
Williams, Edward (marriage to Mary) (i5628)
Williams, Sarah (i218), b.1710-d.1778
Williams, Sarah (marriage to John Turner) (i218), b.1710-d.1778

Woodruff

Woodruff, William B. (marriage to Hannah B. Turner) (i175), d.1879

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