Sentence Examples

  • In 1749, in his twelfth year, he was sent to Westminster, still.
  • MARGARET (1489-1541), queen of Scotland, eldest daughter of Henry VII., king of England, by his wife Elizabeth, daughter of Edward IV., was born at Westminster on the 29th of November 1 4 89.
  • Many Anglican bishops (amongst them the archbishop of York and most of his suffragans) felt so doubtful as to the wisdom of such an assembly that they refused to attend it, and Dean Stanley declined to allow Westminster Abbey to be used for the closing service, giving as his reasons the partial character of the assembly, uncertainty as to the effect of its measures and "the presence of prelates not belonging to our Church."
  • Judged by the objects for which it was summoned the Westminster Assembly was a failure, a remarkable failure.
  • William Murray was educated at Perth grammar school and Westminster School, of which he was a king's scholar.