Gadsden
I. biographical name James 1788-1858 American army officer & diplomat II. geographical name city NE Alabama on the Coosa population 38,978

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  • Gadsden — may refer to:* A place: **Gadsden, Alabama **Gadsden, Arizona **Gadsden, Indiana **Gadsden, Tennessee **Gadsden County, Florida **Gadsden Depot, a United States Army Depot in the city of Gadsden, Alabama **Gadsden Independent School District in… …   Wikipedia

  • Gadsden — Gadsden, AZ U.S. Census Designated Place in Arizona Population (2000): 953 Housing Units (2000): 287 Land area (2000): 1.731309 sq. miles (4.484069 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.731309 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Gadsden — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: James Gadsden (1788–1858), US amerikanischer Politiker Gadsden ist der Name folgender Orte in den USA: Gadsden (Alabama) Gadsden (Arizona) Gadsden (South Carolina) Gadsden (Indiana) Gadsden (Tennessee) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gadsden — (spr. Gädsden), 1) Grafschaft im Staate Florida (Nordamerika), 58 QM.; Flüsse: Appalachicola u. Ocklokonee River; Boden hügelig u. fruchtbar; Producte: Tabak, Zucker, Mais, Bataten, Baumwolle; 1850 : 8783 Ew., worunter 4879 Sklaven; Hauptort:… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Gadsden — [gadz′dən] James 1788 1858; U.S. diplomat: negotiated (1853) a purchase of land (Gadsden Purchase) from Mexico, which became part of N.Mex. & Ariz …   English World dictionary

  • Gadsden — Nom anglais désignant celui qui est originaire de Gaddesden, nom de deux localités du Hertfordshire (Great Gaddesden et Little Gaddesden) …   Noms de famille

  • Gadsden — /gadz deuhn/, n. 1. James, 1788 1858, U.S. railroad promoter and diplomat. 2. a city in NE Alabama. 47,565. * * * ▪ Alabama, United States       city, seat (1866) of Etowah county, northeastern Alabama, U.S. It is situated on the Coosa River in… …   Universalium

  • Gadsden — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Gadsden peut désigner : Patronyme Christopher Gadsden (1724 1805), général et homme politique durant la Guerre d indépendance des États Unis d… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gadsden — 1 Original name in latin Gadsden Name in other language GAD, Gadsden, gaejeudeon, gdsdn, alabama, ghadsdn, alabama, jia ci deng, Гадсден, Ґадсден State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 34.01426 latitude 86.00664 altitude 168… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Gadsden — This name is of English locational origin from Great or Little Gaddesden in Hertfordshire. Recorded as Gaetesdene in the Anglo Saxon Chronicle, dated 944 and as Magna (Great) and Parva (Little) Gatesden in the 1254 Pipe Rolls of that county, the… …   Surnames reference

  • Gadsden — Sp Gãdsdenas Ap Gadsden L JAV: apyg. (Florida), Etovos apyg. c. (Alabama) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

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