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Ellis Turner (1746 - 1852)

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Ellis "Elias" Turner
Born [location unknown]
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 3 Oct 1785 in Shenandoah county, Virginiamap
Husband of — married 9 Feb 1801 in Shenandoah County, VAmap
Descendants descendants
Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified 9 Sep 2019 | Created 26 Jun 2018
This page has been accessed 53 times.

Biography

Ellis or Elias fought in the Revolutionary War under Captain Richard Reagan of Rockingham County. He marched to Yorktown and witnessed Lord Cornwallis' surrender on October 19, 1781. He was a farmer.

1810 Census, Harrisonburg, Rockingham, Virginia, Elias Turner; FWP - Males - Under 10 3; Males - 10 thru 15 1; Males - 16 thru 25 1; Males - 45 and over 1; Females - Under 10 2; Females - 16 thru 25 3; Females - 26 thru 44 1; Number of Household Members Under 16 6; Number of Household Members Over 25 2; Number of Household Members 12.

1820 Census, Rockingham county, Virginia, Eleas Turner; Enumeration Date August 7, 1820; FWP - Males - Under 10 1; Males - 10 thru 15 2; Males - 45 and over 1; Females - Under 10 1; Females - 10 thru 15 2; Females - 26 thru 44 1; Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture 2; Free White Persons - Under 16 6; Free White Persons - Over 25 2; Total Free White Persons 8; Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other 8.

1830 Census, Rockingham county, Virginia, Elias Turner; FWP - Males - 5 thru 9 2; Males - 10 thru 14 2; Males - 15 thru 19 2; Males - 20 thru 29 1; Males - 70 thru 79 1; Females - Under 5 2; Females - 10 thru 14 2; Females - 20 thru 29 1; Females - 40 thru 49 1; FWP - Under 20 10; FWP - 20 thru 49 3; Total FWP 14; Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored) 14.

Sources

  • "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XR7D-LNG : 11 February 2018), Ellis Turner and Mary Cutlip, 03 Oct 1785; citing Shenandoah, Virginia, reference pg 11; FHL microfilm 33,930.
  • "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XR78-89B : 11 February 2018), Elias Turner and Susannah Smith, 09 Feb 1801; citing Shenandoah, Virginia, reference p 112; FHL microfilm 33,930.
  • "United States Census, 1810," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XH2Q-D5X : accessed 9 September 2019), Elias Turner, Harrisonburg, Rockingham, Virginia, United States; citing p. 146, NARA microfilm publication M252 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 67; FHL microfilm 181,427.
  • "United States Census, 1820," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XHLZ-YB3 : accessed 9 September 2019), Eleas Turner, Rockingham, Virginia, United States; citing p. 168, NARA microfilm publication M33, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 139; FHL microfilm 193,698.
  • "United States Census, 1830," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XH5N-5LY : 19 August 2017), Elias Turner, Rockingham, Virginia, United States; citing 268, NARA microfilm publication M19, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 199; FHL microfilm 29,678.


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