Who were the parents of Andrew Deshazor Turner born 4/4/1884 Isle of Wright Co., VA?

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Looking for the parents of Andrew Deshazor Turner and other family information. Andrew was born 4/4/1884 Isle of Wright, VA died 5/28/1941 Elizabeth City Co., VA. His wife was Emma Mae Turner, Was this her married name or was it her maiden name also?  Looking for her parents or any family information.  Can you help connect the dots??
in Genealogy Help by Deborah Dunn G2G6 Mach 2 (23.0k points)
retagged by Keith Hathaway

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This is the marriage record:

Name: Andrew De Shazo Turner
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Age: 26
Birth Date: 1884
Birth Place: Isle of Wight
Marriage Date: 7 Apr 1910
Marriage Place: Isle of Wight, Virginia
Father: Andrew Jackson
Mother: Fannie R. Turner
Spouse: Emma May Turner
FHL Film Number: 2048457

Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.

by Doug Lockwood G2G Astronaut (2.4m points)
selected by Deborah Dunn
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Thiis is from the 1900 census:

Name: A D Turner
Age: 15
Birth Date: Apr 1885
Birthplace: Virginia
Home in 1900: Hardy, Isle of Wight, Virginia
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's name: A J Turner
Father's Birthplace: Virginia
Mother's name: F R Turner
Mother's Birthplace: Virginia
Occupation: View on Image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
A J Turner 49
F R Turner 45
W A Turner 24
N G Turner 20
H C Turner 17
A D Turner 15
Charlie Turner 9
F W Turner 7
F P Turner 4
Walter Tynes 22

Source Citation

Year: 1900; Census Place: Hardy, Isle of Wight, Virginia; Roll: 1714; Page: 28B; Enumeration District: 0013; FHL microfilm: 1241714


by Doug Lockwood G2G Astronaut (2.4m points)
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There is a well sourced tree on Ancestry called

Turner/Cherry/Edwards/Spencer Families of VA

, user name SherryTurnerC, that has the first ancestor in in America as :

John Turner Sr.

Birth 1630 in Charles City, Charles, Virginia, United States
Death 25 Mar 1705 in Isle of Wight, Virginia, United States
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by Doug Lockwood G2G Astronaut (2.4m points)
Doug Lockwood, thanks for your help!! I also found Emma Mae's Turner name is her Married name and also her maiden name.

I will be happy to follow up on the leads.  Thanks so much for your dedication to WikiTrees!

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