Sentence Examples


  • The advowson of the vicarage was alienated a few years ago by Vicars.
  • The advowson of the rectory has belonged to the Waldegrave family from Henry the Eight 's reign to the present time.
  • Thereafter the lord of the manor retained the advowson of the mother church, Lord Amherst of Hackney being patron in 1987.
  • The advowson of the living was sold to the Church Society, the most fervent of the Evangelical Patronage Trusts.
  • The advowson of the priory passed from the Crevequer family to the crown in the latter part of the thirteenth century.

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