Henry McNeal Turner was born free in Newberry, SC although other sources report that he was born in Abbeville, SC. Marri
Henry McNeal Turner was born free in Newberry, SC although other sources report that he was born in Abbeville, SC. Married to Elizer Peacher in 1858, they moved to St Louis, MO, and were the parents of 14 children. Received his license to preach at age 19 from the Methodist church, Turner traveled through the South for a few years as an evangelist and exhorter.

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Dr. Roy E. Hadley, Principal of Turner High from June 1977 - June 1990 and Principal of Turner Middle School from 1990 -
Dr. Roy E. Hadley, Principal of Turner High from June 1977 - June 1990 and Principal of Turner Middle School from 1990 - 1995

1) Who was Henry McNeal Turner?
A slave
An African Methodist Episcopal Church layman
Did not serve in the Civil War
Lived in Macon, GA and elected to the state legislature in 1880
2) Who was Henry McNeal Turner?
A free born mulatto born of Sarah Greer and Hardy Turner both of African and European ancestry
A slave
Illiterate - could not read or write
Mother was a slave

3) Who was Henry McNeal Turner?
A layman in the African Methodist Episcopal Church
The first Southern Bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church.
He never traveled outside of his birth state
Illiterate - could not read or wirte
4) Who was Henry McNeal Turner?
A slave
Black chaplain in the United States Colored Troops in 1863
Did not serve in the Civil War
Mother was a slave

5) Who was Daniel F. Davis?
A minister
A brick mason
Principal of H. M. Turner High School
A teacher
6) Who was Principal of Turner High from June 1977 - June 1990?
Dr. Vivian Henderson
Dr. Roy E. Hadley
Mrs. Juanita M. Hodges
Dr. Edward C. Norman