Turnbull Clan Book
A name with deep roots in what was for centuries the lawless and violent Scottish Borders and one with a colourful and legendary origin, the Turnbulls have stamped a unique mark on the pages of the nation’s history.
Found frequently on the battlefield, other bearers of the Turnbull name have gained honours and distinction through a colourfully diverse range of more peaceful endeavours and pursuits.
In the highly competitive world of sport, Wendy Turnbull is the retired Australian player born in Brisbane in 1952.
The recipient of an MBE and an inductee of the Australian Tennis Hall of Fame, since turning professional in 1975 she won an impressive list of championship titles that include nine Grand Slams, four in women’s doubles and five in mixed doubles, in addition to 13 singles titles.
Read here the proud and vibrant tale of the Turnbulls of both yesteryear and today.