Turner, John (1835-1907)

Family

John was born abt1835 at Kidderminster, Worcestershire, to parents Thomas, a carpet weaver (1851), and Ann. He was baptised on 16 April at St George, Kidderminster.

Census returns identify the following occupations for John.

  • 1851 carpet weaver
  • 1861 PM minister
  • 1871 curate at St Michael, Pelsall
  • 1881 chaplain of Union & Marines Church at Gloucester
  • 1891 rector of Coln Rogers, Gloucestershire.
  • 1901 clergyman of the Church of England at Mickley, Northumberland.

He married Elizabeth Ann Bagley (1839-1926) in early 1865 in the Wolverhampton Registration District, Staffordshire.

John died in the spring of 1907 in the Hexham Registration District, Northumberland.

Circuits

  • 1860 Birkenhead
  • 1861 Bradwell
  • 1863 Manchester III
  • 1864 Oldham
  • 1866 Douglas
  • 1867 Manchester I
  • 1869 Douglas
  • 1870 disappears

References

W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

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