Jennings


Jennings

A surname of early medieval English origin, Jennings can refer to several people, places, or things:

People

*Adam Jennings, British actor and film director
*Alex Jennings, British actor
*Brian Jennings, NFL player
*Charles Edward Jennings de Kilmaine (1751–1799), Irish-born French general
*Charles Jennings (journalist) (1908–1973), Canadian journalist
*Christine Jennings, U.S. politician
*Claudia Jennings, American model and actress
*Edward Jennings, Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross
*Elizabeth Jennings, English poet
*Gary Jennings, American author
*Greg Jennings, NFL wide receiver
*Henry Jennings, British privateer
*Henry Constantine Jennings, British antiquarian
*Hughie Jennings, Major League Baseball player
*Humphrey Jennings (1907-1950), English filmmaker
*J. B. Jennings, American politician
*Jeremy Jennings, British political theorist
*Jesse D. Jennings (1909-1997), American archaeologist
*John Jennings, several people
*Jonas Jennings, American football player
*Jonathan Jennings, first governor of Indiana
*J. T. W. Jennings, 20th century architect
*Keith Jennings (basketball) (born 1968), American basketball coach and former professional basketball player in the NBA
*Keith Jennings (football player) (born 1966), former professional American football tight end
*Keith R. Jennings (born 1932), British chemist known for his contributions to mass spectrometry
*Ken Jennings, holder of longest winning streak on the game show "Jeopardy!"
*Kenneth Jennings, composer and director of the St. Olaf Choir
*Lyfe Jennings, American R&B musician
*Lynn Jennings, American distance runner
*Marlene Jennings, Canadian politician
*Mason Jennings, American musician
*Owen Jennings, New Zealand politician
*Pat Jennings, Northern Irish footballer
*Patrick Jennings, KCMG (1831-1897), Premier of New South Wales, Australia
*Paul Jennings (Australian author) (b. 1943), Australian children's author
*Paul Jennings (UK author) (1918–1989), UK humorist
*Peter Jennings, former anchor for ABC's "World News Tonight"
*Shooter Jennings, son of Waylon Jennings and Jessi Colter
*Stephen Jennings (b. 1984), footballer
*Stephen Arthur Jennings, mathematician
*Theodore W. Jennings, American author
*Tom Jennings, creator of FidoNet
*Toni Jennings, American politician
*Waylon Jennings (1937–2002), American country music singer
*Will Jennings (b. 1944), American songwriter
*William Dale Jennings, American author of "The Cowboys", "The Ronin", and "The Sinking of the Sarah Diamond"
*William Nicholson Jennings (1860-1946), photographer in Philadelphia
*William M. Jennings (1920–1981), one-time owner of the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League; the league annually gives out an award in his honour
*William Pat Jennings (1919–1994), representative in the United States Congress from Virginia
*William Sherman Jennings (1863–1920), governor of Florida, USA

Places

;Australia
*Jennings, New South Wales

;United States
*Jennings, Florida
*Jennings, Kansas
*Jennings, Louisiana
*Jennings, Missouri
*Jennings, Oklahoma

Other uses

* "Jennings" (novels), a series of novels
* Bryco Arms/Jennings Firearms/Jimenez Arms, a former firearms manufacturer in California
* Jennings Brewery, a brewery in Cumbria
* Jennings Musical Instruments


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  • Jennings — heißen die Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Jennings (Florida) Jennings (Kansas) Jennings (Louisiana) Jennings (Missouri) Jennings (Montana) Jennings (Oklahoma) Jennings (Texas) Jennings (Wisconsin) Jennings County, Verwaltungseinheit in Indiana… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jennings — Jennings, MO U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 15469 Housing Units (2000): 6798 Land area (2000): 3.688938 sq. miles (9.554305 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.688938 sq. miles (9.554305… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Jennings, FL — U.S. town in Florida Population (2000): 833 Housing Units (2000): 321 Land area (2000): 1.805571 sq. miles (4.676408 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.805571 sq. miles (4.676408 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Jennings, KS — U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 146 Housing Units (2000): 99 Land area (2000): 0.271451 sq. miles (0.703054 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.271451 sq. miles (0.703054 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Jennings, LA — U.S. city in Louisiana Population (2000): 10986 Housing Units (2000): 4541 Land area (2000): 10.242267 sq. miles (26.527349 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.018150 sq. miles (0.047008 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.260417 sq. miles (26.574357 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Jennings, MO — U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 15469 Housing Units (2000): 6798 Land area (2000): 3.688938 sq. miles (9.554305 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.688938 sq. miles (9.554305 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Jennings, OK — U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 373 Housing Units (2000): 173 Land area (2000): 0.555410 sq. miles (1.438506 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.555410 sq. miles (1.438506 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Jennings — Jennings, 1) Grafschaft im Staate Indiana (Nordamerika), 17 QM.; Flüsse: Muscatatuck River u. Sand Creek; Producte: Mais, Weizen, Hafer, Bauholz, Schweine; die Madison Indianopolis Eisenbahn durchschneidet die Grafschaft; 1817 organisirt u.… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Jennings —   [ dʒenɪȖz],    1) Elizabeth, englische Lyrikerin und Kritikerin, * Boston (County Lincolnshire) 18. 7. 1926; Bibliothekarin und Verlagslektorin; seit 1960 freie Autorin; schreibt kühl zurückhaltende Bekenntnislyrik, zum Teil mit religiöser… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Jennings — Jennings, Sarah, s. Marlborough 2) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon