Pinckney
biographical name Charles Cotesworth 1746-1825 American statesman

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  • Pinckney — ist der Name folgender Personen: Charles Pinckney (Jurist) († 1758), US amerikanischer Politiker, Präsident des Gerichtshofes von South Carolina Charles Pinckney (Gouverneur) (1757−1824), Gouverneur von South Carolina, Mitglied des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pinckney — may refer to:In places: * Pinckney, Michigan, a US village * Pinckney, New York, a US townIn ships: * USS Pinckney (DDG 91), a US Navy destroyerPeople with the surname Pinckney: *Pinckney (surname)ee also* Castle Pinckney, a US fortification in… …   Wikipedia

  • Pinckney — Pinckney, MI U.S. village in Michigan Population (2000): 2141 Housing Units (2000): 778 Land area (2000): 1.490158 sq. miles (3.859491 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.049626 sq. miles (0.128530 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.539784 sq. miles (3.988021 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Pinckney — [piŋk′nē] Charles Cotesworth [kōts′wərth] 1746 1825; Am. statesman & diplomat …   English World dictionary

  • Pinckney — /pingk nee/, n. 1. Charles, 1757 1824, American Revolutionary leader and politician: senator 1798 1801. 2. Charles Cotesworth /kohts werrth/, 1746 1825, and his brother Thomas, 1750 1828, American patriots and statesmen. * * * (as used in… …   Universalium

  • Pinckney — (as used in expressions) Pinchback, Pinckney (Benton Stewart) Pinckney, Charles Pinckney, Charles Cotesworth Pinckney, Eliza Pinckney, Thomas …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Pinckney — This unusual name is of old Norman locational origin and is the anglicized version of the Norman French name Picquigny in the Somme district. The placename is so called from a Germanic personal name Pincino , of obscure derivation with the local… …   Surnames reference

  • Pinckney — Original name in latin Pinckney Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Detroit longitude 42.4567 latitude 83.94634 altitude 276 Population 2427 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Pinckney — Pinck•ney [[t]ˈpɪŋk ni[/t]] n. big Charles Cotesworth, 1746–1825, and his brother Thomas, 1750–1825, U.S. patriots and statesmen …   From formal English to slang

  • Pinckney — /ˈpɪŋkni/ (say pingknee) noun Charles Cotesworth /ˈkoʊtswɜθ/ (say kohtswerth), 1746–1825, American patriot and politician …   Australian English dictionary

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