Sentence Examples


  • He belonged to a noble family of Scotch descent, tracing its origin to Walter Stutt, who in 1420 accompanied the earls of Buchan and Douglas to the court of France, and whose family afterwards rose to be counts of Tracy.
  • GAVIN DOUGLAS (1 474 ?
  • In those deliberations Gavin Douglas took an active part, and for this reason stimulated the opposition which successfully thwarted his preferment.
  • After July 1516 Douglas appears to have been in possession of his see, and to have patched up a diplomatic peace with Albany.
  • In 1522 Douglas was stricken by the plague which raged in London, and died at the house of his friend Lord Dacre.
 

How would you define Douglas? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus