Capt John Turner, Sr

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John Turner, Sr

Birthdate: (36)
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
Death: October 9, 1680 (36)
Salem, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Turner, Jr and Elizabeth Gardner
Husband of Elizabeth Turner
Father of Col. John Turner; Elizabeth Turner; Elizabeth Gerrish; Friestone Price; Abial Turner and 1 other
Brother of Robert Turner; John Turner; Habakkuk Turner, Capt.; Elizabeth Gedney; Frances Turner and 1 other
Half brother of Bethiah Gardner; Ebenezer Gardner; Mehetable Gardner; George Gardner and Ruth Hathorne

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About Capt John Turner, Sr

Capt. John TurnerJuly 8, 1644-October 9, 1680

Parents Robert Turner 1611-1651 and Elizabeth Freestone 1619-

Wife Elizabeth Roberts 1648-1691


  1. Elizabeth 1669
  2. John 1671
  3. Elizabeth 1673
  4. Eunice
  5. Freestone 1677
  6. Abial 1680

Capt. John Turner was the original builder/owner of the House of the Seven Gables (built 1668). The house remained in his family for three generations. The House of the Seven Gables is the oldest surviving mansion house in continental North America. It was designated a National Historic Landmark on March 29, 2007.


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Capt John Turner, Sr's Timeline

July 8, 1644
Boston, Massachusetts
April 20, 1669
Age 24
Salem, Massachusetts
September 12, 1671
Age 27
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
October 18, 1673
Age 29
Salem, Massachusetts
October 25, 1677
Age 33
Salem, Massachusetts
October 9, 1680
Age 36
Salem, Massachusetts
October 14, 1680
Age 36
Salem, Massachusetts
Salem, Massachusetts