the jurisdiction, residence, or office of an .
Mr. Veley collects a few particulars regarding them from the unregistered wills of the archdeaconry of Essex.
Shakespeare’s Family Mrs. C. C. Stopes
In 1889 Tunbridge deanery was created in the archdeaconry of Maidstone.
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The gallantry of this fighting priest was afterwards rewarded by the gift of the archdeaconry of Aberdeen.
The History of Chivalry, Volume II (of 2) Charles Mills
This will was proved in the archdeaconry of Huntingdon, Sept. 18, 1724.
George Cruikshank’s Omnibus George Cruikshank
The archdeaconry of Richmondshire remained, but the archdeacon was shorn of power.
The Church of Grasmere Mary L. Armitt
While still only a deacon Becket received many ecclesiastical benefices, including the archdeaconry of Canterbury.
The Cathedral Church of Canterbury [2nd ed.]. Hartley Withers
The archdeaconry was built in the time of Edward I., but the front of the house has been entirely modernised.
Bell’s Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Wells Percy Dearmer
Hommy-beg set off at fine paces that carried him to the archdeaconry a matter of four miles an hour.
The Deemster Hall Caine
Are the arrangements with reference to the Sabbath-day schools generally pretty good in your archdeaconry?
Barchester Towers Anthony Trollope
He held the archdeaconry of Ely with two livings, but never obtained higher preference in the church.
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noun (pl) -ries
the office, rank, or duties of an archdeacon
the residence of an archdeacon
the of an archbishop. Contemporary Examples Having a woman in the room would have been good for the archdiocese and could have changed history. Los Angeles Politics Needs More Women John Phillips May 18, 2013 He declined to comment on the request for a restraining order, or the actions of the archdiocese. Sins of the […]
of or relating to an or an archduchy. Historical Examples And who are you, signor, that dare thus question the lady of an archducal counsellor? Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine, No. 341, March, 1844, Vol. 55 Various Various opinions had been expressed of him, but his importance was archducal, dynastic, purely accidental. Notes on Life and Letters […]
the wife of an archduke. a princess of the Austrian imperial family. Historical Examples You will be so good as to express my regrets to the archduchess. The Master Mummer E. Phillips Oppenheim In all these respects the Austrian archduchess was woefully deficient. The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte William Milligan Sloane The gold clock on […]
the domain of an archduke or an archduchess. Historical Examples The archduchy of Austria was, and Hungary was not, German, in the reign of the emperors. Down the Rhine Oliver Optic He also ordered the Jews to be expelled from the archduchy of Austria within six months. History of the Jews, Vol. IV (of VI) […]