Category Archives: Turner

John Mason 1829-1873

I’ve written about my 3x great grandfather in my post about the brickwall that I have regarding his wife, Esther Turner. For the sake of completeness, however, I’ll summarise what I think I know about him here. I’m uncertain about … Continue reading

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Mystery Monday: Esther Elizabeth Turner, part 2

In part 1, I wrote about the difficulty finding my 3x great grandmother, Esther Elizabeth Turner. During my search for her I’ve collected the following clues, but I still can’t find her birth record or anything about her before her … Continue reading

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Mystery Monday: Esther Elizabeth Turner -a frustrating brick wall

One of my biggest “brick walls “ is my 3x great grandmother. I’ve been on her trail for ten years now and yet she still remains elusive. Although I usually write about my ancestors by starting with their births, I … Continue reading

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