Family Tree Tuesday – Ted Turner

Posted December 28, 2010 by Geni | One Comment

On December 28th, 1991 Ted Turner was named Time Magazine’s Person of the Year. His known as being the ex-husband of Jane Fonda and as founder of  CNN, the first 24-hour cable news channel. His profile is one of many included in The Hollywood Walk of Fame project.

He has over 5,000 blood relatives already included on Geni. Are you one of them?


  • Turner Descendant

    Ted Turner descends from Simon Turner, the son of William Turner, born about 1698 in North Carolina, died after making a will on 30 May 1770 in Bertie County, North Carolina.  The Turner DNA project lends proof to Ted Turner’s ancestors.