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John Turney (b. Abt. 1500, d. Bef. 1540)John Turney (son of James Turney and Amy)441 was born Abt. 1500 in Soulbury, Buckinghamshire, England, and died Bef. 1540 in Hollingdon, England.He married (2) Alice Sheppard on Abt. 1530 in Buckinghamshire, England, daughter of John Sheppard.
Notes for John Turney:
"John Turney, of Hollingdon, a hamlet in Soulbury, was born probably about 1500, and died by 1540.His will, which might have told us much concerning his family, was unfortunatelyrecorded in a lost Register.John was taxed in 1524 and 1525 (see Subsidies of those years), and his widow Alice in 1542. His death by 1540 is proved by a Rental of the possessions of Missenden Abbey, dated 10 November, 32 Henry VIII (1540), which shows among the copyholds at Broughton (in Bierton) "Alys Torney wydowe holdith a messuage with certeyn londys yelding by yere .....( P. R. O.--E. 315, vol 405)
"The will of John Turney is referred to in that of his widow Alice, made 31 Dec. 1551, proved 16 Jan. 1551/52.Alice was a widow of Thomas Gurney of Broughton Abbots in Bierton, Bucks, who died 1528/29.She was probably a Sheppard of Littlecott.She had several Gurney children:Richard, Henry, John, William, and Thomas."
More About John Turney:
Died 2: Dec 1534
More About John Turney and Alice Sheppard:
Marriage: Abt. 1530, Buckinghamshire, England.
Children of John Turney are:
- William Turney, b. 1523, d. date unknown.
- James Turney, b. 1525, d. date unknown.
Children of John Turney and Alice Sheppard are:
- +Barnard Turney, b. Abt. 1531, Hollingdon, England, d. date unknown.
- John Turney, d. date unknown.
- Alice Turney, d. date unknown.