Turrentine History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Turrentine family

The surname Turrentine was first found in Savoy (French: Savoie) in the Rhône-Alpes region of the French Alps, where this illustrious family held a family seat since ancient times.

Early History of the Turrentine family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Turrentine research. Another 237 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1399, 1495, 1548, 1646, 1698, 1611, 1675, 1645, 1658, 1800, 1833, 1838 and 1763 are included under the topic Early Turrentine History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Turrentine Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Turenne, Turraine, Turrenne, Durenne, De Turenne, Torene, Torraine, Toraine, Torenne, Touraine and many more.

Early Notables of the Turrentine family (pre 1700)

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United States Turrentine migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Turrentine Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Charles Turrentine, aged 30, arrived in New York in 1895 aboard the ship "Paris" from Southampton, England [1]
Turrentine Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • William C. Turrentine, aged 24, arrived in New York in 1920 aboard the ship "Royal George" from Southampton, England [2]
  • Christene Turrentine, aged 28, arrived in New York in 1923 aboard the ship "Leviathan" from Southampton, England [3]
  • William Turrentine, aged 29, arrived in New York in 1924 aboard the ship "Leviathan" from Southampton, England [4]

Contemporary Notables of the name Turrentine (post 1700) +

  • Howard Boyd Turrentine (1914-2010), American federal jurist, Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California (1970–1984)
  • Thomas Walter "Tommy" Turrentine Jr. (1928-1997), American swing and hard bop trumpeter of the 1940s to 1960s, brother of Stanley Turrentine
  • William F. Turrentine, American politician, Republican Presidential Elector for Kansas in 1972
  • Lloyd I. Turrentine, American politician, Mayor of Escondido, California (1957-1959)
  • Stanley William Turrentine (1934-2000), known as "Mr. T" or "The Sugar Man", an American jazz tenor saxophonist
  • W. D. Turrentine, American Republican politician, Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1924 [5]
  • J. A. Turrentine, American politician, Member of North Carolina State House of Representatives from Alamance County, 1881 [5]


  1. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JX9T-KTR : 6 December 2014), Chas. Turrentine, 23 Mar 1895; citing departure port Southampton, England, arrival port New York, ship name Paris, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6FG-YPT : 6 December 2014), William C. Turrentine, 24 Jan 1920; citing departure port Southampton, arrival port New York, ship name Royal George, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JNF3-2YC : 6 December 2014), Christene Turrentine, 21 Jul 1923; citing departure port Southampton, arrival port New York, ship name Leviathan, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  4. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JNW8-7ZX : 6 December 2014), William Turrentine, 10 Nov 1924; citing departure port Southampton, arrival port New York, ship name Leviathan, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  5. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html


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