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Leighton

Leighton may refer to:

Leighton (surname)

Leighton is an English surname. Notable people with the surname include:

  • Alexander Leighton (1587–1644), Scottish physician and pamphleteer
  • Alexander H. Leighton (1908-2007), sociologist and psychiatrist
  • Bernardo Leighton, Chilean Christian Democrat
  • David Keller Leighton, Sr., American Episcopalian bishop
  • Dorothea Leighton (1908-1989), American social psychiatrist and a founder of the field of medical anthropology
  • Edmund Blair Leighton (1853–1922), English painter
  • Edward Leighton (disambiguation), several people
  • Frederic Leighton, 1st Baron Leighton (1830–1896), English painter and sculptor
  • F. Thomson Leighton, computer scientist and co-founder of Akamai Technologies
  • Baron Leighton of St Mellons, UK peerage title
  • Jim Leighton, Scottish footballer
  • Kenneth Leighton, English composer
  • Laura Leighton (born 1968), US actor
  • Robert Leighton (1611–1684), Scottish prelate
  • Warner E. Leighton, film editor, mainly for Hanna-Barbera
  • Michael Leighton (born 1981), Canadian ice hockey goaltender

Leighton (given name)

Leighton is a given name. Notable people with the name include:

  • Leighton Baines (born 1984), English footballer
  • Leighton Dye (1901–1977), American hurdler
  • Leighton James (born 1953), Welsh footballer
  • Leighton A. Hope (1921–1998), New York politician
  • Leighton Meester (born 1986), American actress and singer-songwriter
  • Leighton Phillips (born 1949), Welsh footballer
  • Leighton Rees (1940–2003), Welsh dart player
  • Leighton Schubert (born c. 1982), Texas politician
Gazetteer

Leighton, AL -- U.S. town in Alabama

Population (2000): 849
Housing Units (2000): 414
Land area (2000): 0.989735 sq. miles (2.563401 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.989735 sq. miles (2.563401 sq. km)
FIPS code: 42160
Located within: Alabama (AL), FIPS 01
Location: 34.699642 N, 87.530699 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 35646
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Headwords:
Leighton, AL
Leighton

Leighton, IA -- U.S. city in Iowa

Population (2000): 153
Housing Units (2000): 59
Land area (2000): 0.076321 sq. miles (0.197671 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.076321 sq. miles (0.197671 sq. km)
FIPS code: 44310
Located within: Iowa (IA), FIPS 19
Location: 41.338530 N, 92.786800 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 50143
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Headwords:
Leighton, IA
Leighton

Usage examples of "leighton".

It touches the question of dimidiation or impalement in the coat of mine uncle, Sir John Leighton of Shropshire, who took unto wife the widow of Sir Henry Oglander of Nunwell.

Nor does she remember journalist Dinah Leighton, the stedfast friend who visited her in the hospital.

But the flowers from Dinah Leighton continued to igh arrive once a week, even after her own disappearance.

So Dinah Leighton had the laptop that Faith had bought weeks before her accident.

After exchanging a quick look with his friend, Kane said to the doctor, -I talked to you when I was here before, about Dinah Leighton.

Sloan, do you have any idea if Dinah Leighton was working on a particular story when she disappeared?

Kane Macgregor would do anything and everything in his power to find Dinah Leighton.

Leighton would say if she could see Dodger, the only pupil she ever had.

But when days passed and no riders followed from Westminster in pursuit of the tiler seen with Guy Leighton that day, the mood still persisted.

When he drew Leighton into a little argument about the best masters of the burin in Britain, this distilled list of highly skilled hands resulted.

Leighton said something like this whenever the Marches were mentioned.

All this involved now the unavailing regret of Alma Leighton, and now his reconciliation with her they were married in Grace Church, because Beaton had once seen a marriage there, and had intended to paint a picture of it some time.

Having unburdened herself of various ill-natured remarks about Maud Leighton at intervals during the course of the morning, she chose the luncheon hour as a suitable time for the recountal to Jim of the whole affair of the letter, leading off with the snappish remark that she should have thought Maud could have found a better use for her money than to squander it sending letters by air mail.

They were impressed by the fact that Protestantism had outgrown and discarded Luther, that Arminians in Holland, the Lutherans of the University of Helmstedt, the French schools of Sedan and Saumur, the Caroline divines in England, and even Puritans like Leighton and Baxter, were as much opposed as themselves to the doctrine of justification, which was the origin of the Protestant movement.

Tower of London computer complex, into the very center, the holy of holies, where KALI ruled, and they had smashed KALI, but not before Leighton had snatched Blade back from Dimension X.