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Bertha Lee  Turner

Bertha Lee Turner

Female 1893 - 1981  (87 years)

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  • Name Bertha Lee Turner  [1, 2
    Born 30 Nov 1893  Highland, Howard Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Died 8 Mar 1981  Burke, Fairfax Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 6, 7
    Buried 11 Mar 1981  Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7, 8, 9
    Person ID I861  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2015 

    Father Rev. William Reeves Barker Turner,   b. 1862, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1944, Baltimore Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Fannie Thomas,   b. 1867,   d. 1958  (Age 91 years) 
    Married Y  [7
    Family ID F377  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lewis Ashton Snouffer,   b. 7 Mar 1875, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1943, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 20 Apr 1921  [1, 3, 5, 7, 10
    Children 
     1. Lewis Bertram Snouffer,   b. 16 Feb 1922, Washington, D.C. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 2005, Bristow, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Eleanor Turner Snouffer,   b. 26 Sep 1923,   d. 28 Mar 2001, Shelbyville, Shelby Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. William Kirk Snouffer,   b. 4 Mar 1925, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1973, Houston, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 12:43:00 
    Family ID F290  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Bertha Lee Turner and Lewis Ashton Snouffer
    Bertha Lee Turner and Lewis Ashton Snouffer
    Photo by Wm. C. Snouffer

  • Notes 
    • The 1930 census lists "Bertha L" Snouffer, 36, living with her husband Lewis A, 54, and children Lewis B, 8, Eleanor T, 6, and William K, 5, in Buckeystown. 1930 U.S. Census, Buckeystown Dist., Frederick Cnty, MD (T 626, Roll 784, stamped p. 20).
    • The [Frederick, MD] Post, p. A-5 (11 Mar 1981), states:
      "Mrs. Bertha T. Snouffer, 87, died Sunday, March 8, at the home of a granddaughter, Mrs. Marilyn Fraley, in Burke, Va., where she had resided for the past six years. A former resident of Maryland, Mrs. Snouffer was a daughter of the late W.R. Barker and Fannie Thomas Turner. She was the widow of Lewis Ashton Snouffer.
      "Surviving are two children, L. Bertram Snouffer and Mrs. Eleanor Lafferty; 10 grandchildren, and 10 great grandchildren.
      "Funeral services will be ... March 11.... Interment will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Frederick...."

      Bertha is buried in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, MD, in sec. P, lot 7, grave 3, with her husband.

  • Sources 
    1. [S113] MD Census 1930, Buckey|, Maryland, Frederick Cnty, Buckeystown Dist, 1930 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (626, Roll 784, p. 20).

    2. [S3] Personal |, Person Named, Spouse, or close Relative or Friend, (Wm. Lee Lafferty; Email Dec 2014).

    3. [S56] Names in Stone|, Jacob Mehrling Holdcraft, NAMES IN STONE, (Ann Arbor, MI : 1966), p.1070.

    4. [S110] Donna Snouffer|, Donna Lee Snouffer, "Family History Report", (Donna L. Snouffer : Dec 2000).

    5. [S59] Snouffer, Helen|, Helen Snouffer Brooks, "Letter to Dr. Edward S. Snouffer" (5 Sep 1989), (Helen Snouffer Brooks).

    6. [S281] Social Security|, U.S. Social Security Admin., Social Security Death Index, (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693).

    7. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Bertha Turner; 11 Mar 1981).

    8. [S51] Tombstone - WCS |, Cemetery Memorial Stone , (Personal Inspection by Wm. C. Snouffer), Oct. 2006.

    9. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 16840039.

    10. [S31] Thomas, G.L.|, George Leicester Thomas, GENEALOGY OF THE ENGLISH THOMAS FAMILY, (G.L.Thomas, Adamstown, MD : 1956), p. 92.