Pickering (surname)


Pickering (surname)

Pickering is a surname.

People with Pickering as a surname:
* Adrienne Pickering (1981-present), Australian actress
* Andrew Pickering, sociologist and science historian
* Bill Pickering (1901-), former English professional footballer
* Calvin Pickering (1976-present), American baseball player
* Charles Pickering (naturalist) (1805–1878), physician and naturalist
* Charles W. Pickering (1937-present), Appeals Court judge
* Charlie Pickering (1977-present), Australian comedian
* Charles W. "Chip" Pickering (born 1963), the judge's son and US Representative from Mississippi
* Chris Pickering, Australian alt.country musician
* Craig Pickering (1986-present), British sprinter
* Donald Pickering (1933-present), English actor
* Edward Charles Pickering (1846–1919), astronomer
* Frederick Brian Pickering, British metallurgist
* Sir James Pickering, British politician of the fourteenth century
* Jack Pickering (1908-1977), English footballer (soccer) who played for Sheffield United F.C.
* John Pickering (1737-1805), American judge
* John Pickering (football manager), English football manager
* Karen Pickering (1971-present), champion British swimmer
* Larry Pickering (1942-present), Australian political cartoonist
* Liam Pickering (1968-present), Australian Rules footballer
* Lionel Pickering (1932-2006), English owner of Derby County football club
* Nick Pickering (1963-present), English footballer
* Spencer U. Pickering, (1858–1920) a physical chemist
* Samuel F. Pickering Jr., an English professor of the University of Connecticut on whom the character John Keating was based in the film "Dead Poets Society"
* Blessed Thomas Pickering (1621–1679), English Benedictine lay brother and martyr
* Thomas J. Pickering, American politician
* Thomas R. Pickering, American politician
* Timothy Pickering (1745–1829), third Secretary of State of the United States, Postmaster General, and Massachusetts statesman
* William Hayward Pickering (1910–2004), Rocket Man, former director of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory
* William Henry Pickering (1858–1938), astronomer
* William Pickering (Singapore), first Protector appointed by the British administration of colonial Singapore to head the Chinese Protectorate
* William Pickering (governor) (1798-1873), English-born American politician


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  • Pickerin — This long established surname recorded in the spellings of Pickering, Pickerin, and the dialectal spellings of Pickring, Pickin, and even Puckrin(g), is of Anglo Saxon origins. It is locational name from a place called Pickering in the North… …   Surnames reference

  • Pickin — This long established surname recorded in the spellings of Pickering, Pickerin, and the dialectal spellings of Pickring, Pickin, and even Puckrin(g), is of Anglo Saxon origins. It is locational name from a place called Pickering in the North… …   Surnames reference

  • Pickring — This long established surname recorded in the spellings of Pickering, Pickerin, and the dialectal spellings of Pickring, Pickin, and even Puckrin(g), is of Anglo Saxon origins. It is locational name from a place called Pickering in the North… …   Surnames reference

  • Puckrin — This long established surname recorded in the spellings of Pickering, Pickerin, and the dialectal spellings of Pickring, Pickin, and even Puckrin(g), is of Anglo Saxon origins. It is locational name from a place called Pickering in the North… …   Surnames reference

  • Puckring — This long established surname recorded in the spellings of Pickering, Pickerin, and the dialectal spellings of Pickring, Pickin, and even Puckrin(g), is of Anglo Saxon origins. It is locational name from a place called Pickering in the North… …   Surnames reference


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