John Hayward Turner

1789 - 29th Feb 1872

Claimant or beneficiary


John Hayward [Heywood appears erroneous] Turner, partner in Salisbury Turner & Earle (q.v.) and assignee of his brother Charles Turner (q.v.). Son of London West India merchant Samuel Turner (1745-1815) and Anne Athill, daughter of Dr John Athill (Samuel Turner and Anne Athill married St John's Church Antigua 24/07/1770). Brothers include Dr Thomas Turner (1773-1865); Samuel Turner (1776-1847) and Charles Turner (1777-1854).

  1. Baptised 27/08/1789 at St George the Martyr Queen Square (London), son of Samuel and Anne Turner; death registered Q1 1872 aged 82; died 29/02/1872 late of Abercromby Square Liverpool, will proved by Alfred Turner nephew, effects under £10000.

  2. John Hayward Turner and Hardman Earle were partners from 1812 in [Nicholas] Salisbury, Turner & Earle.

  3. Possibly also the John Hyward James who counterclaimed unsucessfully with Hardman Earle for compensation for Parson Mawle estate in Antigua.


T71/877 Antigua claim nos. 30 (Thibou's Estate), 46 (Gray's, Belfast), 87 (Manning's Estate), 131 (Gilbert's and Mercer's Creek), 265 (Lynch's Estate), 269 (Mount Estate), 279 (Montpelier), 350 (Gunthorpe's, St Georges), 362 (Blizards) and 394 (Bodkin's, St Paul).

Andrew Roberts, 'Biographies of Medical Lunacy Commissioners 1828-1912', [accessed 13/07/2010]. This source gives the death date of Samuel Turner's the father as 1818.

  1., London, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812 [database online]; FreeUKGen, England and Wales Free BMD Database, Deaths, 1837-1983 [database online] Q1 1872; National Probate Calendar 1872.

  2. Thomas Ellison, The cotton trade of Great Britain. Including a history of the Liverpool cotton market and of the Liverpool cotton broker's association (Effingham Wilson, London, 1886), p. 227.

  3. T71/877 Antigua claim no. 51 (Parson Mawle [?]).

Further Information

Name in compensation records
John H. Turner
Wealth at death

Associated Claims (11)

£716 13s 10d
Unsuccessful claimant (consensual) (Assignee)
£4,747 5s 3d
Awardee (Assignee)
£1,708 11s 0d
Unsuccessful claimant (consensual) (Assignee)
£2,158 12s 0d
Awardee (Assignee)
£3,604 8s 9d
Awardee (Assignee)
£2,401 2s 11d
Unsuccessful claimant (Assignee)
£1,549 4s 2d
Unsuccessful claimant (consensual) (Assignee)
£4,194 12s 7d
Awardee (Assignee)
£3,922 3s 0d
Awardee (Assignee)
£2,075 15s 9d
Unsuccessful claimant (consensual) (Assignee)
£1,008 12s 7d
Awardee (Assignee)

Legacies Summary

Commercial (2)

Railway Investment
South-Eastern, Brighton, Lewes and Newhaven [183746]  
Name partner
Salisbury, Turner and Earle
Cotton Brokers  

Relationships (3)

Grandson → Grandmother
Son → Father

Addresses (1)

Abercromby Square, Liverpool, Lancashire, North-west England, England