Leonard Maurice Pinckney

Male, Person Number526, b. 8 November 1918, d. 15 June 2010
Leonard Maurice Pinckney
1918 - 2010
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Elijah Pinckney
ChartsElijah Pinckney
Birth*8 Nov 1918Leonard Maurice Pinckney was born on 8 Nov 1918 at West Ham, Essex, England, ; oct-nov-dec 4a 31.1
He was the son of Edmund Henry Pinckney and Bella Freedman
Marriage*Nov 1941Leonard Maurice Pinckney married Doris Mabel Skeats in Nov 1941 at St Andrews Garrison Church, Eastney, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, ; oct-nov-dec 2b 1549.2
Death*15 Jun 2010Leonard Maurice Pinckney died on 15 Jun 2010 at Bournemouth, Dorset, England, , at age 91. 
Anecdote*Leonard joined the Royal Marines in 1936 and served on HMS Arc Royal and HMS Barham as an anti aircraft gunner. He was torpedoed on the Barham by uboat U331. He transferred from the Marines in Jan 1946 to join the Royal Navy. After he left the Navy he spent the rest of his working life working for Cunard on the Queen Mary and later the QE2. 


Doris Mabel Skeats b. 10 Nov 1922, d. Aug 1996
Children 1.Peter Leonard George Pinckney
 2.Anita Georgina Pinckney
 3.James M Pinckney
 4.Alan Mark Pinckney
 5.Avril R Pinckney
Last Edited13 Jul 2010


  1. [S7] Birth Registration.
  2. [S13] Marriage Registration.