Sentence Examples


  • The first permanent settler in the valley was Mr J.
  • The other prolonged contest was racial - the conflict between settler and Maori.
  • These were fed and clothed by the settler in return for their labour, and the government was relieved of the expense of their support and supervision.
  • So great is their extent that, in spite of the immigration of recent years, the Dominion government gives a freehold of 160 acres to every bona fide settler, subject to certain conditions of residence and the erection of buildings during the first three years.
  • The first white settler was David McKee, who established a ferry here in 1769.