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Parker in Turner County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

J.W. “Father” Turner

 
 
J.W. "Father" Turner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 30, 2018
1. J.W. "Father" Turner Marker
Inscription.


Erected in
Memory of

J.W. "Father" Turner
1800 Pioneer 1883

After Whom Turner County was Named

 
Location. 43° 23.618′ N, 97° 8.211′ W. Marker is in Parker, South Dakota, in Turner County. Marker is at the intersection of W Main Ave and W Sanborn St on W Main Ave. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 W Main Ave, Parker SD 57053, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Turner County, South Dakota Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Pumpkin Center (approx. 10.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
J.W. "Father" Turner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, June 30, 2018
2. J.W. "Father" Turner Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 3, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 2, 2018, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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