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  • Alice Türk (1892 - 1944)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Türk, Alice geboren am 12. Juli 1892 in Gnesen (poln. Gniezno) / - / Posen wohnhaft in Berlin (Wilmersdorf) Deportation: ab Berlin 03. Oktober 1942, There...
  • Arthur Lloyd Turk (1907 - 1985)
    Birth: Sep. 30, 1907 Death: Dec. 9, 1985 Burial: Oak Ridge Cemetery Tifton Tift County Georgia, USA Plot: Old section; block 163, lots 5-5 and 11-12. Edit Virtual Cemetery info [?] Create...
  • Eleanor Jones (b. - bef.1768)
  • Ernestine Scheidemann (1874 - 1942)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Scheidemann, Ernestine geb. Türk geboren am 14. Februar 1874 in Wreschen (poln. Wrzesnia)/Posen wohnhaft in Berlin (Tiergarten) Deportation ab Berlin 14...

About the Turk surname

Turk peoples in general are inhabitants of Tur's region north to Iran ,also called Turan .

The first Tur,of whom the region originally might have got its name ,may be the man of whom Thrakians were talking as Turmasgadis ( Tur-Mar-Sa-Gadi ) ,who may be identical with A-Mar-Gad-Sa of the Byble ,of whom Samar-Kand in Sogdia,the home of Samaritanians,who are the Méds and Persians might have been named .

His descendants are supposed to have spoken Mataco / Wikyi languages ,likely related to modern Weinakh ones ,while the later predominant "Turk" language is of origin connected to Himalayan colonists, descending from an other branch of Dahas ,namely from that od Ak-Ha-Ma-ya-'Ala .

Still there are some ancient Weinakh words in Türk langauge such as 'güzel' that may be derived of Ingush 'gu-yezel' .

Amargadsa's father was Ar-Ran-Ma son of Awar-Reg-Ham-Ma'a'le son of Ek-Ha-Cher-Aya-Na who are known in Armenian tradition as Amasia,Aramais,Armenak,and Haik.

The latter's father in fact should then be A.-Pa-Rat-Sa ,ancestor of Parsa ( Pa-A-Rat-Sa ) and of Sparta peoples in general .

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