Sentence Examples


  • JAMES DAVID FORBES (1809-1868), Scottish physicist, was the fourth son of Sir William Forbes, 7th baronet of Pitsligo, and was born at Edinburgh on the 10th of April 1809.
  • Neill Mor's great-greatgrandson, Henry O'Neill, was created baronet of Killeleagh in 1666.
  • For his services Pepperrell, in November 1746, was created a baronet - the only New Englander so honoured.
  • Beginning his commercial career as a clerk in his patron's house, John Gladstone lived to become one of the merchant-princes of Liverpool, a baronet and a member of parliament.
  • Hardy was created a baronet in 1806.