Person:Edward Turner (36)

Edward Turner
m. 1 Apr 1755
  1. Mary Turner1757 -
  2. Elizabeth Turner1758 - 1764
  3. Ann Turner1760 - 1761
  4. Philip Turner1762 - 1773
  5. John Turner1765 - 1839
  6. Edward Turner1767 - 1848
  7. Elizabeth Turner1770 - 1815
  8. Ann Turner1772 -
  9. Lucy Turner1774 -
  10. William Turner1776 -
Facts and Events
Name Edward Turner
Gender Male
Christening[1] 26 May 1767 Heckington, Lincolnshire, England
Census[3] 6 Jun 1841 Bicker, Lincolnshire, EnglandFen
Burial[5] 25 May 1848 Bicker, Lincolnshire, England

Edward Turner was baptised on 26th May 1767 at Heckington in Lincolnshire, son of Elizabeth Turner, formerly Gray, and her husband Philip Turner, a farmer. When Edward's father Philip wrote his will in 1803, Edward was one of the main beneficiaries with his brother John.

In 1838, Edward was described in his brother John's will as a farmer of Bicker, a few miles south-east of Heckington. He appears living at Bicker Fen in the 1841 census, living with just a housekeeper. Edward lived to be about 81 years old and was buried at Bicker on 25th May 1848. He left a will, but this has yet to be researched.

  1. Church of England. Parish Church of Heckington (Lincolnshire). Parish registers, 1559-1968. (Lincoln, England: Lincoln Archives Office, 1993), Primary quality.

    Anno 1767
    Edward Son of Philip Turner Farmer & Elizabeth his Wife Bap[tize]d May the 26

  2.   Lincs to the Past, LCC Wills/1848/424, Secondary quality.

    Will - Turner, Edward of Bicker Fen, Bicker, Lincolnshire

    Needs to be confirmed at Lincolnshire Archives.

  3. General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) HO 107/1-1465 Census Returns: 1841 Census Schedules, Class HO107; Piece 606; Book 4; Folio 6; Page 4, 6 Jun 1841, Primary quality.

    Address: Fen, Bicker, Lincolnshire
    Edward Turner, male, 74 [1766/7], Farmer, born in county
    Rebecca Cupit, female, 27 [1813/14], Housekeeper, born in county

  4.   Deaths index, in General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration. (London: General Register Office), Primary quality.

    d. Edward TURNER, June Quarter 1848, Boston Registration District, Volume 14, page 204

  5. Burials register, in Church of England. Bicker Parish Registers, 1561-1979. (Lincoln: Lincolnshire Archives), Primary quality.
    BURIALS in the Parish of Bicker in the County of Lincoln in the Year 1848
    No.NameAbodeWhen buriedAgeBy whom the Ceremony was performed
    579Edward TurnerBicker FenMay 25th81C.J. Betham