James Purton Turvey1

#13248, (January 1867-13 February 1910)
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Birth*JAN 1867 James Purton Turvey was born in JAN 1867 at Totternhoe, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.2 
Residence*30 APR 1891 He lived at Charity Farm, Totternhoe, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.3 
Marriage*1 JUN 1893 He married Sarah Bird, daughter of James Bird and Betsy Clements, on 1 JUN 1893 at Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.1 
Occupation*30 MAR 1901 The occupation of James Purton Turvey was 'Farmer.4
Residence*30 MAR 1901 He and Sarah Bird lived at City Farm, Whipsnade, Bedfordshire, EnglandG, together with Hilda Kate Turvey, William John Turvey, Arthur James Turvey and Francis R Turvey.4 
Death*13 FEB 1910 James Purton Turvey died on 13 FEB 1910 at St Guy's Hospital, Southwark, London, EnglandG, aged 43.5 


Sarah Bird b. 24 Aug 1871, d. 20 May 1956
Last Edited21 May 2021


  1. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Sarah Bird, father James, & James Purton Turvey, All Saints, Leighton Buzzard, Beds., fhl 1279146.
  2. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Luton, Beds., Jan-Mar 1867, vol 3b 427.
  3. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census, with parents on farm.
  4. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  5. [S17] BMD indices, death, age 43, Southwark, London, Jan-Mar 1910, vol 1d 10.
  6. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  7. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Luton, Beds., Jan-Mar 1897, vol 3b 417.
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