The Turley surname is common in the West Midlands of England where Theodore was born and appears in England itself back to the time of the crusades. What we know of Theodore’s ancestry, on both his maternal and paternal lines, appears to remain in the West Midlands for several hundred years.

Plans for this page:

  • Discussion of the Turley surname – English vs. Irish origins
  • What we know and don’t know about Theodore Turley’s maternal and paternal lines. For example, we do NOT know the name of Theodore Turley’s paternal grandmother (no, it’s not Margaret Ford).
  • Investigation and discussion of the Turley tie to Scandinavian royalty.
  • Anything else? Contact us if you have contributions or requests for this page.
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