Lieutenant George Pinckney

Male, Person Number181, b. 2 August 1837, d. 1 November 1858
RelationshipsUncle of George Pinckney
2nd great-nephew of Robert Pinckney
9th great-grandson of Thomas Pynkeney
21st great-grandson of Guermond Picquigni
5th great-nephew of Roger Pinckney I
1st cousin 6 times removed of Philip Pinckney
Birth*2 Aug 1837Lieutenant George Pinckney was born on 2 Aug 1837 at Amesbury, Wiltshire, England, ; jul-aug-sep 8 189.1
He was the son of Robert Pinckney and Frances Smith Pinckney
Christening24 Aug 1837Lieutenant George Pinckney was christened on 24 Aug 1837 at Amesbury, Wiltshire, England,
Census1841*6 Jun 1841Heappeared in the 1841 census at Amesbury, Wiltshire, England, ; HO 107 / 1165 / 2.2
Census1851*30 Mar 1851He appeared in the 1851 census at Shrubs Hide Cottage, Old Windsor, Berkshire, England, ; HO 107 / 1695.2
Education*between Apr 1851 and Jul 1854He was educated between Apr 1851 and Jul 1854 at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England, ; George was given a copy of James Boswell's Life Of Johnson upon his leaving Eton. The inscription reads "George Pinckney from his unique friend Edward Cave On his leaving Eton Election 1854." 
Occupation*circa 1855He was Lieutenant, H.M. 73rd Regment of Foot circa 1855. 
(Witness) Will9 May 1858He witnessed the will of Colonel Frederick George Augustus Pinckney on 9 May 1858 at Fort William, Calcutta, India, ; Frederick George Augustus Pinckney. C.B., Colonel and Lieutenant Colonel H.M. 73rd Regiment of Foot.

Notwithstanding all preivious wills and codicils I now give all my property to my beloved sister Syndey Jane Louisa Sturgeon the wife of Charles Sturgeon Esq. of the Inner Temple, Barrister at Law, sole executrix. 
Death*1 Nov 1858Lieutenant George Pinckney died on 1 Nov 1858 at Benares, India, , at age 21; Fever.
Last Edited22 Mar 2011


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