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.
  • Each of the 28 wards has a resident alderman elected by the entire city vote, one-half of the board retiring biennially.
  • The police courts of the City are held at the Mansion House, the Lord Mayor or an alderman sitting as magistrate, and at the Guildhall, where the aldermen preside in rotation.