Sentence Examples

  • After the outbreak of the War of Independence, the Methodists, who then numbered several thousands, fell, unjustly, under suspicion of Loyalism, principally because of their refusal to take the prescribed oath; and many of their ministers, including Rankin, returned to England.
  • In the succeeding autumn he returned to England, where his loyalism was rewarded by a government pension.
  • C. Flick's Loyalism in New York during the American Revolution (New York, 1901) and H.