Homage to Asher Durand - Upper valley view of the Connecticut River.
July 16, 1727- John Turner is born to John Turner & Abigail Richards in Hartford, Connecticut.
The Turners have a long history in Connecticut and a number of them fought in the Revolutionary War.
July 29, 1727- Sarah Blake is born to Jonathan Blake & Mary Johnson in Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut.
(John Turner is my second cousin 8 times removed. Our common ancestors are Edward Turner & Mary Sanford.
Sarah Blake is my first cousin 8 times removed. Our common ancestor is Sarah Hall.)
Middletown Historical Society