Sentence Examples

  • The ability for you to determine a traitor from a loyalist is one of your most valuable talents.
  • In 1770 most of the merchants agreed not to import goods from England and transferred their trade with New York City, where Loyalist influence was strong, to Boston and Philadelphia.
  • Skene was a Loyalist, and in May 1775 Skenesborough was seized by a party of American volunteers.
  • There was also a strong loyalist sentiment.
  • His Son, SIR John Johnson (1742-1830), Who was knighted in 1765 and succeeded to the baronetcy on his father's death, took part in the French and Indian War and in the border warfare during the War of Independence, organizing a loyalist regiment known as the "Queen's Royal Greens," which he led at the battle of Oriskany and in the raids (1778 and 1780) on Cherry Valley and in the Mohawk Valley.

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