About Joseph Turner
Birth: 1812 Death: 1894
Joseph was born in North Carolina to William Turner. He married Nancy Fouts and they moved to Polk County, Tennessee and from there to Walker County, Georgia. Joseph was a scout for General Thomas (see below)during the Civil War. He and his family moved to Douglas County, Missouri about 1865. They were later joined by their sons, Andrew and John Dolphus and their families.
Joseph and Nancy's Children: Mary James (died in Nashville, Tn. in 1864, Civil War) Andrew R. John Dolphus