Pendleton

Pendleton may refer to:

Places

;United States
*Pendleton, Indiana
*Pendleton, Missouri
*Pendleton, New York
*Pendleton, Oregon
*Pendleton, South Carolina
*Pendleton County, Kentucky
*Pendleton County, West Virginia
*Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Oceanside, California
*Pendleton, Cincinnati, Ohio, a neighborhood of Cincinnati, Ohio.

;United Kingdom
*Pendleton, Lancashire, England
*Pendleton, Greater Manchester, England

Persons

*Pendleton Murrah (1824–1865), American politician, governor of Texas during the American Civil War
*Austin Pendleton, (born 1940), American film,television, and stage actor
*Brian Pendleton (1944-2001), guitarist with British group The Pretty Things in the 1960s
*Chris Pendleton (born 1982), American amateur wrestler, winner of the NCAA Division I wrestling titles in 2004 and 2005
*Don Pendleton (1927–1995), American author, creator of the Mack Bolan character
*Edmund Pendleton (1721–1803), American politician, lawyer, and judge, delegate to the Continental Congress from Virginia
*George H. Pendleton (1825–1889), American politician, senator from Ohio, eponym of the Pendleton Civil Service Reform Act
*Joseph Henry Pendleton (1860–1942), American Marine Corps general, eponym of Camp Pendleton
*Nat Pendleton (1895–1967), American Olympic wrestler and film actor
*Terry Pendleton (born 1960), American professional baseball player 1984–1998
*Victoria Pendleton (born 1980), English track cyclist
* [ Pendleton L Raines] (born 1924), American Realestate developer

Other

*Pendleton Civil Service Reform Act, 1883 law of the US Congress establishing the United States Civil Service Commission
*Pendleton Woolen Mills, Pendleton, Oregon, USA, best known for its usually-plaid woollen shirts
*Pendleton Airport, near Ottawa, Canada
*Pendleton (band), a punk band from Manchester, England
*Pendleton 8, a nickname given to the eight soldiers involved in the Hamdania incident because of their confinement at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton
*Pendelton State University, fictional university on the sitcom "3rd Rock from the Sun" (note different spelling)


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  • Pendleton — ist der Name folgender Orte in den USA: Pendleton (Arkansas) Pendleton (Indiana) Pendleton (Kentucky) Pendleton (Louisiana) Pendleton (Missouri) Pendleton (New York) Pendleton (Oregon) Pendleton (South Carolina) Pendleton (Texas) in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pendleton — Pendleton, OR U.S. city in Oregon Population (2000): 16354 Housing Units (2000): 6352 Land area (2000): 10.050446 sq. miles (26.030535 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.050446 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Pendleton, IN — U.S. town in Indiana Population (2000): 3873 Housing Units (2000): 1631 Land area (2000): 6.705228 sq. miles (17.366459 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.054882 sq. miles (0.142145 sq. km) Total area (2000): 6.760110 sq. miles (17.508604 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Pendleton, OR — U.S. city in Oregon Population (2000): 16354 Housing Units (2000): 6352 Land area (2000): 10.050446 sq. miles (26.030535 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.050446 sq. miles (26.030535 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Pendleton, SC — U.S. town in South Carolina Population (2000): 2966 Housing Units (2000): 1533 Land area (2000): 3.567240 sq. miles (9.239109 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.010534 sq. miles (0.027282 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.577774 sq. miles (9.266391 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Pendleton — Pendleton, 1) Grafschaft im Staate Virginia (Nordamerika); 30 QM.; vom Potomac River durchflossen, gebirgig (durch die Alleghanyzweige North Mountain u. Jacksonis Mountain), mit dichten Waldungen bedeckt; Producte: Mais, Weizen, Hafer, Bauholz,… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Pendleton —   [ pendltn], Moses, amerikanischer Tänzer, Choreograph und Ballettdirektor, * Johnsbury (Vermont) 28. 3. 1949; gehörte 1971 zu den Mitbegründern des Pilobolus Dance Theatre auf der Lochlyndon Farm in Vermont, das im Kollektiv eine… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Pendleton — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Pendleton est un nom propre qui peut désigner : Sommaire 1 Prénom et patronyme 2 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pendleton — /pen dl teuhn/, n. 1. a city in N Oregon. 14,521. 2. a male given name. * * * ▪ Oregon, United States       city, seat (1868) of Umatilla county, northeastern Oregon, U.S., on the Umatilla River, adjacent to the Umatilla Indian Reservation.… …   Universalium

  • Pendleton — This is an English surname. Recorded in many forms as shown below, this is a locational name from either of two places in Lancashire called Pendleton, the first being under Pendle Hill in Whalley parish, and the other near Salford in the south… …   Surnames reference


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