People (page Two)

Cornelius Hufton Turner and wife Ellen formerly Saunders. Cornelius Hufton Turner and wife Ellen formerly Saunders.
   Cornelius Hufton Turner was born 21 October 1856 at Upper Langwith.  In 1880, he married Ellen Saunders born 1 June 1855 at Teversall.
   They had five children.  He was a farmer and Collector of Taxes.  This couple moved from Rylah Farm to The Elms farm between 1891/1895. 
   They remained at The Elms until 1921 when they retired to The Wrang Farm at Sutton Scarsdale. 
   In September 1921, they bought Hall Farm (123acres) for 2,600.

Arthur Abel Joseph Turner and wife Ellen   Arthur Abel Joseph Turner and Ellen Turner formerly Smith
       Image taken at rear of Hall Farm.  This family moved to this farm in 1922 from Carr Farm.
       Born 10 November 1886 at The Elms Farm, Palterton, p. Scarcliffe, son of Cornelius Hufton Turner.
       He married Ellen Smith and they had 5 children.  She was born 17 September 1887 at Morton,
       Derbyshire, the third of twelve children born to George Smith and Anne Elizabeth formerly Richards.
       Arthur and Ellen Turner farmed Hall Farm, Palterton for many years from 1922.

Ellen Turner formerly Smith Ellen Turner formerly Smith
   Ellen Smith married Arthur Abel Joseph Turner son of Cornelius Hufton Turner.  They lived at Carr Farm
   until 1922, when they moved to Hall Farm, bought the previous year by his father.  The couple had five
   children namely Arthur Albert b. 19 March 1912 at Yew Tree Farm, Heath.  Cornelius b. 5 March 1913
   at Yew Tree Farm, Heath.  Elizabeth (Beth) born 17 July 1915, Ellen born 29 January 1917 and George born 3 February 1919, all at Carr Farm, Palterton.

Ellen Turner and family - Skegness 1920 Ellen Turner formerly Smith with family
   Ellen Smith married Arthur Abel Joseph Turner son of Cornelius Hufton Turner.  They lived at Carr Farm
   from 1915 until 1922, when they moved to Hall Farm.  Four of their children are herein.  Top L to R:
   Arthur Albert b.19 March 1912 and Cornelius b.5 March 1913.  bottom L to R: Elizabeth (Beth)
   b.17 July 1915 and Ellen b.29 January 1917.  George b.3 February 1919, not on photo.

Thomas Turner and family Mr and Mrs Thomas Turner and relatives.
   Left to Right.  Mr 'Bill' Adams, Mrs Theodora (Theo) Adams formerly Saunders, Mrs Louise Chappell
   formerly Saunders, Mr Leonard Chappell, Mrs Ellen (Easter) Turner formerly Saunders (of The Elms Farm)
   Mr Thomas Turner (of The Elms Farm, Palterton and husband of Ellen), Mrs Margaret Keighley formerly
   Saunders and her husband Mr Willis Keighley.  Three sisters and their husbands!

'Tommy' Turner, family and friends - picnicking 'Tommy' Turners family and friends
   Left to Right.  Mr 'Tommy' Turner (of The Elms Farm, Palterton) wearing trilby and wife Mrs Ellen
   (Easter) Turner and in front of them their two sons Fred in cap and Jeff slightly hidden.  The
   woman in light hat is Mrs Lilian May Rossell formerly Adams (wife of Bolsover dentist, Horace Rossell).
   On her left is Edgar Rossell born 1910 and on her right is Reg. Rossell born 1908 (her two sons).

The Turner family of Hall Farm. Arthur Abel Joseph Turner and family.

   This is another image c.1920 of Arthur Turner and family.
   Left to right : Elizabeth (Beth), Arthur with Ellen on knee, Arthur (standing),
   Cornelius and baby George, mother Ellen formerly Smith.

A couple betrothed Edward 'Ted' Frith and Lily West

   This image of Edward 'Ted' Frith b.1891 at Palterton and his future wife
   Lily West b.1894 at Bolsover.  The date of the photo is 16 November 1908.

Courtesy of Joan Mosley nee West The Churn family

   This image refers to the Churn family circa 1906/1907, taken at Mrs. West's front door. 
   They are L to R: Walter Churn, Annie Churn, Bertha Churn, Alice Churn (baby in arms),
   and Mary Churn (standing front right).

Copyright of Shirley Shone formerly Jones Another village wedding

   Left to Right : Annie Mosley (bridesmaid) Ivy Dickinson (bride) and Wilf Mosley (groom),
   John Dickinson and Ted Mosley.  Image taken at entrance to Scarcliffe Parish Church.

Wording on image More Riley's.
   Back Row L to R: Albert Riley, child Dennis Mason, Sarah Lizzie Riley formerly Floyd.
   Middle L to R: Albert Richard Riley & wife Janet nee ?, Mrs ? Weston, Elsie Riley later Smith,
   Mrs. Riley formerly ? and husband Mr. Albert Riley snr.
   Front row L to R: Selina Caroline "Lena" Riley formerly Mason, girl Pearl Mason and Mr. Weston.

Posing circa 1920s? A working foursome!

   This foursome L to R are: Leslie Edwards, "Polly" Sheppard later Drabble, Mrs ? Parkes
   (wife of Robert) and Alice Sheppard formerly Batty.  Oh and the dog, sorry no name
   but it was "Polly's" dog!

A 'gang' of village children c.1945 Another gang c.1939
   Back row L to R: Joan Frith later Seals and Eileen Jones later White.
   Middle row L to R: Iris White later Sadler and far right Harold Jones.
   Front row L to R: Roy Jones and Shirley Jones later Shone.
   Image courtesy of Shirley Shone formerly Jones.

Another Palterton beauty. Annie Mosley formerly Frith

   This attractive young woman is Annie Mosley and the image was taken in 1926.
   She was formerly Annie Frith and the mother of Joyce Mosley, who has kindly
   loaned me this image.

Bill Mosley marrying Annie Frith A village wedding

   This image shows Back Row L to R: Alice Sowter, Bill Mosley, Annie Frith and Fred Frith
   Front Row L to R: Ethel Frith and Edith Tatlow.  This is the marriage of the young woman
   Annie Frith featured on the previous image.  The wedding was at Scarcliffe Parish Church.

Andy Barksby marrying Edie Tatlow at Scarcliffe Parish Church Another village wedding

   This wedding image shows L to R: Ethel Frith, Fred Frith, Andy Barksby, Edith Tatlow, ???, Iris Frith.
   The two children middle are Lucy Barksby and Mary Barksby.  The peeping child not yet identified.
   The front children are Joyce Mosley (face hidden) and Madge Talow.

More village children West, Walker and Thompson children

   The children on this image are Back Row L to R : Alan West, Joan West, Geoff. Thompson.
   Front Row L to R : Tommy Walker, Madie Thompson holding baby Jean Walker and Mary Hart.
   The boy extreme right is Fred. Thompson.

Wording on image The Bridesmaids (and bodyguards)!

   This image shows Back Row L to R : Sam Barksby, Iris Frith, Ethel Frith and Fred Frith.
   The two children middle are Lucy Barksby and Mary Barksby.
   These two children need to be identified again.

Do the two child bridesmaids steal the show? Another image of Edith Tatlows wedding

   This image shows the bride and groom Edith Tatlow (right) and Andy Barksby (left).
   The two bridesmaids are L to R : Joyce Mosley and Madge Tatlow.


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