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John Turner

John Turner was born in 1590 in Norfolk, England (possibly). He was approximately 30 years old when he sailed on the Mayflower.

John Turner brought his two young sons on the Mayflower voyage. They were members of the Leiden Congregation from Holland. He was a Separatist. He was a signer of the Mayflower Compact.

The Leiden Congregation

Group's entry in Bradford's Journal

John Turner

Other people in this group: (Click one for more info)

The Voyage

The Mayflower Compact

John Turner was married. John was the father of 3 children.

  1. ___ Turner (son)

  2. ___ Turner (son)

  3. ___ Turner (daughter, married and had children)

He and his two sons all died in the first sickness. Only his daughter who stayed in Holland survived. She eventually came to New England and married but has yet to be identified.

The First Winter