biographical name Button circa 1735-1777 American Revolutionary leader

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  • Gwinnett — can refer to:*Gwinnett County, in the US state of Georgia *Button Gwinnett, early American patriot, signatory of the Declaration of Independence and the person for whom Gwinnett County is named *Gwinnett Ballet Theatre, Gwinnett County s first… …   Wikipedia

  • Gwinnett — Gwinnett, Grafschaft im Staate Georgia (Nordamerika), 25 QM. von den Appalachee, Yellow u. Ulcofauhachee (Alcovy) Rivers durchflossen; Producte: Baumwolle, Mais, Weizen, Hafer, Kartoffeln, Gold, Eisen, Antimon; 1818 organisirt u. genannt nach… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Gwinnett — [gwi net′] Button [but′ n] 1735? 77; Am. patriot, born in England: signer of the Declaration of Independence …   English World dictionary

  • Gwinnett — Button Gwinnett Button Gwinnett (* 1735 in Down Heatherly, Gloucestershire, England; † 19. Mai 1777 nähe Savannah, Georgia) war einer der Unterzeichner der amerikanischen Unabhängigkeitserklärung und der 3. Gouverneur von Georgia …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gwinnett — This interesting and unusual name is of Welsh origin and is a regional name from North West Wales, from the ancient principality known as Gwynedd , a name which originated with the name of its prince or overlord, Owain Gwynedd (see below). The… …   Surnames reference

  • Gwinnett — Sp Gvinètas Ap Gwinnett L JAV apyg. (Džordžija) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Gwinnett — /gwi net /, n. Button, 1735? 77, American Revolutionary leader, born in England. * * * …   Universalium

  • Gwinnett — Gwin•nett [[t]gwɪˈnɛt[/t]] n. big Button, 1735?–77, American Revolutionary leader, born in England …   From formal English to slang

  • Gwinnett — /gwi net /, n. Button, 1735? 77, American Revolutionary leader, born in England …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gwinnett County Public Schools — Gwinnett County School District Address 437 Old Peachtree Road Northwest Suwanee, Georgia, 30024 2978  United States …   Wikipedia

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