The Miami County Recorders Index has a Levi W Turner selling land in  Newton Township to Abraham Turner, possibly a relative, on 18 Jun 1850. Recorded Deeds in Ohio, Clover Township, Henry Co., Illinois  Levi Turner bought land in Illinois, Twnship:12W, range:02W,  Meridian:4, acres:4000 according to the Illinois Public Land Purchase  Records.

Turner L.W. Sec. 29. P.O. Woodhull; Farmer and Stock Raiser; born in Orange Co., N.Y. May 31, 1829; came to this county in the Fall of 1861, and settled in this Twp.; has family, one son, Lucius A. born in Miami,Co, Ohio, April 6, 1857; wife was Julia A. Shute, from Washington Co.,Ohio, born July 10, 1822; married Sept 22, 1853; has 120 acres, valued at $7,800; Rep; is also School Trustee. from "History of Henry County, Illinois"


Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900

        about JULIA A. SHORT

        Name: TURNER, LEVI W.

        Spouse: SHORT, JULIA A.

        Marriage Date:  20 Sep 1853

        County:   Miami

        State:   OH

1860 United States Federal Census

        about Levi Turner

        Name:    Levi Turner

        Age in 1860:   27

        Birth Year:   abt 1833

        Birthplace:   New York

        Home in 1860:   Staunton, Miami, Ohio

        Gender:    Male

        Post Office:   Troy

        Value of real estate:          

        Household Members:

        Name    Age

        Levi Turner 27

        Julia Turner 32

        Luther Turner 3

1880 United States Federal Census

        about Levi W. Turner

        Name: Levi W. Turner

        Home in 1880:   Clover, Henry, Illinois

        Age:    51

        Estimated Birth Year:  abt 1829

        Birthplace:   New York

        Relation to Head of Household:  Self (Head)

        Spouse's Name:   Julia A.

        Father's birthplace:  New York

        Mother's birthplace:  New York

        Occupation:   Farmer

        Marital Status:   Married

        Race:    White

        Gender:    Male

        Household Members:

        Name    Age

        Levi W. Turner   51

        Julia A. Turner 55, Ohio, New Jersey, Conn

        Viola Turner 20, dau in law, Ohio, Vermont, Ohio

        Harvy O. Turner 11M, June, grandson, Illinois, Ohio, Ohio

        William Meyers 24

1870 United States Federal Census

        about Levi Turner

        Name: Levi Turner

        Estimated Birth Year:  abt 1830

        Age in 1870:   40

        Birthplace:   Ohio

        Home in 1870:   Clover, Henry,Illinois


        Gender: Male

        Value of real estate:  

        Post Office:   Woodhull

        Levi 40, farmer

        Julia 40, Ohio, keeps house

        Lucius 13, Ohio, at school

1900 United States Federal Census

        about Levi W Turner

        Name: Levi W Turner

        Home in 1900:   Clover, Henry, Illinois

        Age:    71

        Estimated Birth Year:  abt 1829

        Birthplace:   New York

        Relationship to head-of-house:  Head

        Race:    White

        Occupation:   Farmer

        Household Members:

        Name    Age

        Levi W Turner 71, May 1829, widowed

Descendents of Levi W. Turner & his wife, Julia Shute

Levi W. Turner, born 31 May 1829, Orange County, New York, son of Isaac and Matilda (Travis) Turner, died 13 May 1901, Denver, Colorado; married 20 Sept 1853, Julia A. Shute, Miami Co, Ohio. (Note: I also have Julia's last name as Shoot, another record shows Short), b. 10 July 1822,  Washington Co, Ohio, she died after 1880, but before 1900. Henry County, Illinois




          Lucius Alonzo Turner, born 6 Apr 1857, Pique, Miami Co, Ohio,

          2 others died in infancy