Sentence Examples

  • In 1854 he had come to Kansas as an agent of the Emigrant Aid Company.
  • His grandfather was an emigrant from Scotland, and the name Cant is not uncommon in the north of Scotland, whence the family is said to have come.
  • A portion of the old record of emigrant experiences in 1879, long suppressed for private reasons, also appeared in book form in 1892.
  • The request was refused, and not long afterwards (1837) some of the Dutch emigrant farmers under Retief entered the country by way of the Drakensberg.
  • The Basuto acquired an unenviable notoriety as a race of bold cattle lifters and raiders, and the emigrant Boers found them extremely troublesome neighbours.