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James L. Turley
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Birth: Jan. 8, 1761, USA
Death: Jun. 4, 1836
Logan County
Illinois, USA

James Turley took out an entry of land in present day Logan Co, ILL on 28 Nov 1824. The area was called Lake Fork and his was one of the first three white families there. He was the arbitrator for the Indians and they called him "Big Chief" or "Old Boss Tone".
He made aplication for a Revolutionary War pension 18 Sept 1832 in Sangamon Co. ILL at the age of 71.He served in the Revolution three times.He stated he served the first time when a resident of Fairfax Co. VA and served twice when a resident of Henry Co. VA.
He married his wife Agnes Kerby 10 May 1781 in Henry Co. VA. 
Family links: 
  William R. Turley (1735 - 1817)
  Agnes Kerby Turley (1763 - 1832)*
  Sarah Hoblit Turley (1786 - 1859)*
  George Washington Turley (1798 - 1865)*
*Calculated relationship
Carlyle Cemetery
Mount Pulaski
Logan County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: Christine Masterson
Originally Created by: teresar12
Record added: Jan 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23870088
James L. Turley
Added by: Christine Masterson
James L. Turley
Added by: Christine Masterson
James L. Turley
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- donna glenn
 Added: Oct. 11, 2014
Remembered always by a 6th great-grandchild.
- Lynn Simon
 Added: Sep. 13, 2014
A Wells, Ridgeway and Turley family member remembers you.
- charlott jones
 Added: Jun. 1, 2012
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