William Turner

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Owner of Alligator Hole and Milk River Pens in Vere, Jamaica. Apparently resident slave-owner; William Turner appeared in the Jamaica Almanacs for 1787, 1790 and 1796 as a Lieutenant, then Captain and finally Major in the Vere militia. Deceased c. 1796, but not otherwise traced further to date by LBS.


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Associated Estates (2)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1796 [EA] - 1798 [LA] → Previous owner
1796 [EA] - 1798 [LA] → Previous owner