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.
  • The first settlement was established in 1624 by Samuel Maverick (c. 1602 - c. 1670), the first settler (about 1629) of Noddle's Island (or East Boston), and one of the first slave-holders in Massachusetts; a loyalist and Churchman, in 1664 he was appointed with three others by Charles II.
  • Skene was a Loyalist, and in May 1775 Skenesborough was seized by a party of American volunteers.
  • There was also a strong loyalist sentiment.

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