Ralph James (Turanek Turney) Turney

Ralph James (Turanek Turney) Turney (1896 - 1974)

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Ralph James "Rudolf Rudolph" Turney formerly Turanek Turney aka Turanek
Born in Kutti, Nyitra, Hungarymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married about in Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Aliquippa, Beaver, Pennsylvania, USAmap
Turanek_Turney-1 created 21 Jul 2012 | Last modified
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Contents

Biography

This biography is a rough draft. It was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import and needs to be edited.

Name

Name: Ralph Rudolf Rudolph James /Turanek Turney/[1][2][3][4][5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12][13][14][15]
Name: Rudolf /Turanek/[16]

Found multiple versions of NAME. Using Ralph Rudolf Rudolph James /Turanek Turney/.

Birth

Birth: passport application says June 1896
Date: 17 MAR 1896
Place: Kutti, Nyitra, Hungary[17][18][19][20][21][22][23]
Birth:
Date: 17 APR 1896
Place: Kutti, Nyitra, Hungary[24]

Found multiple copies of BIRT DATE. Using 17 MAR 1896

Death

Death: Obit - A retired yardman at Aliquippa & Southern Railroad, past secretary of Railroad Yardmasters of America; member of St. Titus Catholic Church, Aliquippa; Holy Name Society, Knights of Columbus & St. Joseph the Worker, Hopewell. Member of WWI John
Date: 23 MAR 1974
Place: Aliquippa, Beaver, Pennsylvania, USA[25][26][27]
Object: @M49@

Event

Event: From US Dept of VA BIRLS Death File
Type: Released From Military
Date: 14 MAY 1919
Event: with Helen Margaret Prexta and Loy A. Youkers see web links
Type: Car Accident
Date: 29 MAY 1939
Place: Aliquippa, Beaver, Pennsylvania, USA
Event:
Type: Brother John died
Date: 08 NOV 1951
Place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA
Event: According to 1910 census question "Year of immigration to the US". Passport application says ONLY mother Helene came in 1902. Rudolf didn't come until 1909 after mother applied for his passport.
Type: Arrival
Date: 1902[28]
Event:
Type: Departure
Date: 19 JAN 1909
Place: Bremen, Germany[29]
Object: @M20@
Event: Helene, Marie, Rudolf & Franz Destination Carnegie, PA to step father Leo Palkovic's
Type: Arrival
Date: 26 JAN 1909
Place: New York, New York, USA[30]
Object: @M20@
Object: @M149@
Object: @M753@

EMPLOY

EMPLOY Guessing this is about the time he started working for the RR in Aliquippa. Has SS# issued through Railroad Board 715-12-1581
Date: ABT 1916
Place: Aliquippa, Beaver, Pennsylvania, USA

Residence

Residence:
Place: Aliquippa, Beaver, Pennsylvania, USA[31]
Residence: Sister Clara died, says Ralph resident of Ohio
Date: 28 FEB 1951
Place: Ohio, USA
Residence: Mother-in-law Margaret (Riggin) Forse died, "Mrs. Ralph Turney of Rochester"
Date: 01 MAR 1943
Place: Rochester, Beaver, Pennsylvania, USA
Object: @M438@
Residence: Rented at 303 First Avenue. Helen was self employed running boarding house, Margaret, Marie, Ralph, Frank, John & 3 boarders: Joseph Rehoe, Mike Makos & George Palkovitch.
Date: 1910
Place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA[32]
Residence: Mrs. Helen Turanek, grocer, living at 202 Broadway Ralph Turanek, working at lab, residence also at 202 Broadway
Date: 1912
Place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA[33]
Residence: Helene Turanek Palkovics a US citizen applying for passport for herself, Marie, Rudolf & Frank all born in Kutti Hungary. Husband emigrated 5-27-1888 from Bremen and lived in Pittsburgh, naturalized 4-11-1906. She was in Carnegie from 1902-8.
Date: 17 JUL 1908
Place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA[34]
Object: @M435@
Residence: All reside at 206 Broadway Frank clerk? Helen grocer Margaret cook Mary Ralph brakeman
Date: 1914
Place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA[35]
Residence: Ralph, Margorie, Helen, Thelma, Dorothy, Ralph. Rent at 1604 Jackson Steet, Aliquippa. Brakeman for RR. Naturalized citizen. Immigrated in 1909.
Date: 1930
Place: Aliquippa, Beaver, Pennsylvania, USA[36]
Residence: First time see name change. Ralph J & Marjorie, works as a heater, home is at Maple Ave Turney Ralph J [Marjorie] heater h Maple ave N E, R D 3
Date: 1927
Place: Canton, Stark, Ohio, USA[37]
Residence: Turney Ralph J [Marjorie] heater h w s Maple ave N E, R D 3
Date: 1929
Place: Canton, Stark, Ohio, USA[38]
Residence:
Date: 01 APR 1940
Place: Rochester, Beaver, Pennsylvania, USA[39]
Residence: Ralph & Margorie "Turnick" boarding with family of Lawrence Cope on 2205 Fifteenth Street Ward 2, Canton, Ohio. "UN" listed for questions of year of immigration & naturalized/alien. unknown? Doubler at the mill. Lawrence Cope at mill as well.
Date: 09 JAN 1920
Place: Canton, Stark, Ohio, USA[40]

Census

Census:
Date: 1940
Object: @M454@
Object: @M719@
Census:
Date: 1940

Burial

Burial: Sylvania Hills Memorial Park
Date: 26 MAR 1974
Place: Daugherty, Beaver, Pennsylvania, USA
Object: @M49@

Medical Entry

Medical Entry: Marie & Hilda (and probably Clara) visit Ralph in Hospital
Date: 24 APR 1932
Object: @M634@

Education

Education: Rudolph, Frank & John Turanek listed in Carnegie classrooms in 1909 Rudolph & Frank: CLASS B John: ROOM 5 Miss Emily Roberts teacher CLASS A
Date: AFT 26 JAN 1909
Place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA
Object: @M414@

Military Service

Military Service: Lived at 116 Dear Lane Ave., Rochester Worked for Aliquippa Southern RR
Date: 27 APR 1942
Place: Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA[41]
Object: @M223@
Object: @M262@
Object: @M689@
Military Service: Enlisted 23 May 1917 Released 14 May 1919 John Smith Barracks 1053, Aliquippa. Probably got a job with Aliquippa Southern RR before the War and met Margery at that time.
Date: 23 MAY 1917
Place: Aliquippa, Beaver, Pennsylvania, USA[42]
Object: @M49@

Note

Note: #N20

PHOTO

PHOTO @M709@

Object

Object: @M20@
Object: @M24@
Object: @M49@
Object: @M149@
Object: @M182@
Object: @M195@
Object: @M222@
Object: @M223@
Object: @M244@
Object: @M253@
Object: @M262@
Object: @M282@
Object: @M323@
Object: @M339@
Object: @M395@
Object: @M414@
Object: @M435@
Object: @M438@
Object: @M454@
Object: @M478@
Object: @M485@
Object: @M506@
Object: @M514@
Object: @M517@
Object: @M530@
Object: @M532@
Object: @M533@
Object: @M566@
Object: @M567@
Object: @M570@
Object: @M571@
Object: @M584@
Object: @M634@
Object: @M644@
Object: @M688@
Object: @M689@
Object: @M707@
Object: @M709@
Object: @M714@
Object: @M719@
Object: @M753@

Sources

  • WikiTree profile Turanek Turney-1 created through the import of Rambo Doyle Turney Forse_2012-07-20.ged on Jul 20, 2012 by Michelle Entrop. See the Turney-1 Changes page for the details of edits by Michelle and others.
  • Source: S115 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - United States, Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Fourth Registration. National Archives and Records Administration Branch l; Repository: #R1
  • Repository: R1 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com E-Mail Address: Phone Number:
  • Source: S116 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1920 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Reco; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S117 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1930 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626,; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S118 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Social Security Death Index Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.Original data - Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security D; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S120 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1910 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.Original data - Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Was; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S121 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.; Repository: #R1 NOTEThis information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created.
  • Source: S126 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 2 Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings.Original data: Voter Registration Lists, Public; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S127 Author: Ancestry.com Title: New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1820-1897; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M237, 675 rolls); Records of the U.S. Customs Service, R; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S143 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S. City Directories (Beta) Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Original sources vary according to directory. The title of the specific directory being viewed is listed at the top of the image viewer page. Check the directory titl; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S210 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010 Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Beneficiary Identification Records Locator Subsystem (BIRLS) Death File. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.Original data: Beneficiary Identificatio; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S224 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1940 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S83 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925 Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.Original data - Passport Applications, 1795–1905. NARA Microfilm Publication M1372, 694 rolls. General Records Department of State, Record Group 59. National Archives, Washington, D.C; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S84 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Passenger Ships and Images Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.Original data - Various maritime reference sources.Original data: Various maritime reference sources.; Repository: #R1

Notes

Note N20Rudolf Turanic
Ralph J Turnick
Ralph Turaneck
A retired yardman at Aliquippa and Southern Railroad, past secretary of Railroad Yardmasters of America; member of St. Titus Catholic Church, Aliquippa; Holy Name Society, Knights of Columbus and St. Joseph the Worker, Hopewell. Member of WWI John Smith Barracks 1053, Aliquippa
Looked through 1917-1918 WWI Draft Cards manually from Beaver County Draft Boards 1, 2 & 3 for Turanek, Turnek, Turney
VFW Rochester - Ralph was an officer, served in France, could speak some French, Dad's Uncles Jack & Johnnie were in the army, both grandparents could sing well.
NAR Ft Worth - military info
Military Histories in Ancestry.com for Papi's unit
  1. Source: #S120 Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1292; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 31; Image: 1423. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1896 CONT Birth place: Austria CONT Residence date: 1910 CONT Residence place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania CONT Arrival date: 1902 CONT Arrival place: Object: @M849@
  2. Source: #S143 Data: Text: Residence date: 1912 Residence place: Carnegie, Pennsylvania, USA Object: @M1008@
  3. Source: #S83 Data: Text: Birth date: 8 Jun 1866 CONT Birth place: Kutti County of Myitra, Hungary CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: Carnegie, Pennsylvania Object: @M1002@
  4. Source: #S118 Page: Number: 715-12-1581; Issue State: Railroad Board (Issued Through); Issue Date: Before 1951. Data: Text: Birth date: 17 Apr 1896 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 23 Mar 1974 CONT Death place:
  5. Source: #S126 Data: Text: Residence date: 1935-1993 CONT Residence place: Aliquippa, PA
  6. Source: #S143 Data: Text: Residence date: 1914 Residence place: Carnegie, Pennsylvania, USA Object: @M962@
  7. Source: #S117 Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: Aliquippa, Beaver, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1995; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 12; Image: 450.0. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1896 Birth place: Germany Residence date: 1930 Residence place: Aliquippa, Beaver, Pennsylvania Object: @M958@
  8. Source: #S143 Data: Text: Residence date: 1927 Residence place: Canton, Ohio, USA Object: @M1009@
  9. Source: #S143 Data: Text: Residence date: 1929 Residence place: Canton, Ohio, USA Object: @M1010@
  10. Source: #S116 Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Canton Ward 2, Stark, Ohio; Roll: T625_1434; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 28; Image: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1897 CONT Birth place: Germany CONT Residence date: 1920 CONT Residence place: Canton Ward 2, Stark, Ohio Object: @M1011@
  11. Source: #S115 Page: Roll: WW2_2281557; Local board: Beaver , Pennsylvania. Data: Text: Name: Ralph James Turney Birth: 17 Mar 1896 in Germany Death: Object: @M1012@
  12. Source: #S121 Page: Ancestry Family Trees
  13. Source: #S84 Object: @M1013@
  14. Source: #S210 Data: Text: Birth date: 17 Apr 1896 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 23 Mar 1974 CONT Death place:
  15. Source: #S224 Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1897 CONT Birth place: Germany CONT Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 CONT Residence place: Rochester, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States Object: @M1539@
  16. Source: #S127 Page: Year: 1909; Arrival: , ; Microfilm serial: T715; Microfilm roll: T715_1191; Line: 9; List number: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1898 Birth place: Hungary Residence date: Residence place: Pennsylvania Arrival date: 26 Jan 1909 Arrival place: New York, New York Departure date: Departure place: Bremen Object: @M1004@
  17. Source: #S120 Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1292; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 31; Image: 1423. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1896 CONT Birth place: Austria CONT Residence date: 1910 CONT Residence place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania CONT Arrival date: 1902 CONT Arrival place: Object: @M849@
  18. Source: #S83 Data: Text: Birth date: 8 Jun 1866 CONT Birth place: Kutti County of Myitra, Hungary CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: Carnegie, Pennsylvania Object: @M1002@
  19. Source: #S118 Page: Number: 715-12-1581; Issue State: Railroad Board (Issued Through); Issue Date: Before 1951. Data: Text: Birth date: 17 Apr 1896 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 23 Mar 1974 CONT Death place:
  20. Source: #S117 Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: Aliquippa, Beaver, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1995; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 12; Image: 450.0. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1896 Birth place: Germany Residence date: 1930 Residence place: Aliquippa, Beaver, Pennsylvania Object: @M958@
  21. Source: #S116 Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Canton Ward 2, Stark, Ohio; Roll: T625_1434; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 28; Image: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1897 CONT Birth place: Germany CONT Residence date: 1920 CONT Residence place: Canton Ward 2, Stark, Ohio Object: @M1011@
  22. Source: #S115 Page: Roll: WW2_2281557; Local board: Beaver , Pennsylvania. Data: Text: Name: Ralph James Turney Birth: 17 Mar 1896 in Germany Death: Object: @M1012@
  23. Source: #S224 Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1897 CONT Birth place: Germany CONT Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 CONT Residence place: Rochester, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States Object: @M1539@
  24. Source: #S210 Data: Text: Birth date: 17 Apr 1896 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 23 Mar 1974 CONT Death place:
  25. Source: #S118 Page: Number: 715-12-1581; Issue State: Railroad Board (Issued Through); Issue Date: Before 1951. Data: Text: Birth date: 17 Apr 1896 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 23 Mar 1974 CONT Death place:
  26. Source: #S115 Page: Roll: WW2_2281557; Local board: Beaver , Pennsylvania. Data: Text: Name: Ralph James Turney Birth: 17 Mar 1896 in Germany Death: Object: @M1012@
  27. Source: #S210 Data: Text: Birth date: 17 Apr 1896 CONT Birth place: CONT Death date: 23 Mar 1974 CONT Death place:
  28. Source: #S120 Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1292; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 31; Image: 1423. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1896 CONT Birth place: Austria CONT Residence date: 1910 CONT Residence place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania CONT Arrival date: 1902 CONT Arrival place: Object: @M849@
  29. Source: #S127 Page: Year: 1909; Arrival: , ; Microfilm serial: T715; Microfilm roll: T715_1191; Line: 9; List number: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1898 Birth place: Hungary Residence date: Residence place: Pennsylvania Arrival date: 26 Jan 1909 Arrival place: New York, New York Departure date: Departure place: Bremen Object: @M1004@
  30. Source: #S127 Page: Year: 1909; Arrival: , ; Microfilm serial: T715; Microfilm roll: T715_1191; Line: 9; List number: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1898 Birth place: Hungary Residence date: Residence place: Pennsylvania Arrival date: 26 Jan 1909 Arrival place: New York, New York Departure date: Departure place: Bremen Object: @M1004@
  31. Source: #S126 Data: Text: Residence date: 1935-1993 CONT Residence place: Aliquippa, PA
  32. Source: #S120 Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1292; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 31; Image: 1423. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1896 CONT Birth place: Austria CONT Residence date: 1910 CONT Residence place: Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania CONT Arrival date: 1902 CONT Arrival place: Object: @M849@
  33. Source: #S143 Data: Text: Residence date: 1912 Residence place: Carnegie, Pennsylvania, USA Object: @M1008@
  34. Source: #S83 Data: Text: Birth date: 8 Jun 1866 CONT Birth place: Kutti County of Myitra, Hungary CONT Residence date: CONT Residence place: Carnegie, Pennsylvania Object: @M1002@
  35. Source: #S143 Data: Text: Residence date: 1914 Residence place: Carnegie, Pennsylvania, USA Object: @M962@
  36. Source: #S117 Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: Aliquippa, Beaver, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1995; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 12; Image: 450.0. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1896 Birth place: Germany Residence date: 1930 Residence place: Aliquippa, Beaver, Pennsylvania Object: @M958@
  37. Source: #S143 Data: Text: Residence date: 1927 Residence place: Canton, Ohio, USA Object: @M1009@
  38. Source: #S143 Data: Text: Residence date: 1929 Residence place: Canton, Ohio, USA Object: @M1010@
  39. Source: #S224 Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1897 CONT Birth place: Germany CONT Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 CONT Residence place: Rochester, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States Object: @M1539@
  40. Source: #S116 Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Canton Ward 2, Stark, Ohio; Roll: T625_1434; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 28; Image: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1897 CONT Birth place: Germany CONT Residence date: 1920 CONT Residence place: Canton Ward 2, Stark, Ohio Object: @M1011@
  41. Source: #S210 Page: U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010
  42. Source: #S210 Page: U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010




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