Phillip Pinckney, II

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Phillip Pinckney, II

Also Known As: "Pinckney"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Dinton, Wiltshire, England
Death: Died in Eastchester, Westchester County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Philip Pinckney, Sr and Margaret Pinckney
Husband of Jane Pinckney
Father of John Pinckney; Abigail Warford; William Pinckney; Rachel Pell; Thomas Pinckney and 5 others
Brother of Margaret PINCKNEY; Henrie PINCKNEY; Anne PINCKNEY; John PINCKNEY; Mary PINCKNEY and 2 others

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About Phillip Pinckney, II

Biography

PHILIP PINCKNEY must have been a young man of considerable means when he came to New England. He first settled in Boston but moved to Fairfield, Fairfield, CT, prior to 1650. In 1664, he and nine other men purchased from Thomas Pell a large tract of land called "ten farmes" on the Hutchinson River in what is now Westchester County, NY. Although PHILIP and his wife JANE lived in Fairfield as late as Feb. 13, 1669/70 (when he sold the land to Nathan Gold), the Pinckney's probably settled at Ten Farms shortly thereafter.

Ten Farms grew into the thriving community of Eastchester, and PHILIP played an important role in the town's development. He was a captain in the local militia in 1681 and a commissioner of Eastchester in 1686. In his will dated Jan. 9, 1688/89, PHILIP did not mention his wife, so she apparently predeceased him.

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Phillip Pinckney, II's Timeline

1618
March 7, 1618
Dinton, Wiltshire, England
1650
1650
Age 31
Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
1652
1652
Age 33
Fairfield, Connecticut Colony
1659
1659
Age 40
Fairfield, Connecticut Colony
1662
1662
Age 43
Probably Fairfield, Connecticut Colony
1662
Age 43
Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
1668
1668
Age 49
Fairfield, Connecticut Colony
1670
1670
Age 51
Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1673
1673
Age 54
Fairfield, Connecticut Colony