What does the word turner mean?

Usage examples for turner

  1. So home and to the office a while, and then home to supper, where Mrs. Turner come to us, and sat and talked. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  2. The turner says, " Go to your mother." – Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium by Jessie H. Bancroft
  3. " There were nearly as many souls lost when the Royal George went down at Spithead, with all the fleet at anchor round about her," replied Ben; " were there not, Turner, for you were on board of her?" – Poor Jack by Frederick Marryat