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Helen Maria Turner
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Birth: Nov. 13, 1858
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1958
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

Artist. A highly regarded impressionist painter and a member of the National Academy of Design, she won many awards and her art is in numerous museums and private collections. Raised in New Orleans, she pursued training in art after the Civil War. Her art included miniature portraits on ivory before adopting the impressonist style of painting for the rest of her career. She worked in New York City and the Cragsmoor artist colony until she returned to New Orleans around 1926. Her funeral was at Trinity Church (Episcopal). Burial was at Metairie Cemetery according to her death certificate. 
 
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  Helen Maria Davidson Turner (1821 - 1865)
 
Burial:
Metairie Cemetery
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: The cemetery (by phone) had no record of Helen Turner.
 
Created by: R Lerch
Record added: Feb 13, 2014
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Helen Maria Turner
Added by: R Lerch
 
Helen Maria Turner
Added by: R Lerch
 
Helen Maria Turner
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 Added: Aug. 21, 2014
 
 
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