Sentence Examples


  • An alderman must be a councillor or a person qualified to be a councillor.
  • The ordinances were enforced by an alderman with the assistance of two or more deputies, or by one or two masters, wardens or keepers.
  • In 1855 Sutton was divided into six wards, with an alderman and three councillors for each.
  • In the 16th century it was governed by an alderman, bailiff and constable.
  • Each of the 28 wards has a resident alderman elected by the entire city vote, one-half of the board retiring biennially.