Biographical Info

Biographical information for Theodore. 

Theodore Turley: A Biography by Richard E. Turley, Jr.

Begun in 1995, this continuing series of articles by Richard E. Turley, Jr., will form the basis for an official biography of Theodore Turley. These installments will be revised, incorporating newer data from the Theodore Turley Papers project, prior to publication.

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Fact vs. Fiction

Was Theodore really friends with the King of England? What about his involvement in the White Horse Prophecy? We might need to reexamine much of the family folklore we grew up with. Learn about some of the more common myths and misconceptions about Theodore.

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Theodore's Photo

For decades, family members were passing around photocopies of Theodore’s photo, unable to locate an original. Read about how, in 2014, one descendant stumbled across the earliest known copy of Theodore’s portrait.

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Theodore Turley Papers

A complete collection of all known documents relating to Theodore’s life is set to be published in the next few years. The work is modeled after the Joseph Smith Papers project, showing detailed facsimiles, transcriptions, and descriptions of each document. Even better, the editors of this incredible project are all descendants of Theodore Turley.

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