Sentence Examples with the word boarding

The second duke, twice married, was father of at least eleven sons and six daughters, the sons including Edward the lord high admiral, killed in boarding Pregent's galleys at Brest, Edmund the knight marshal of the army at Flodden, and William the first Lord Howard of Effingham.

There is a boarding school for girls, St Ann's Academy (1887), under the direction of the Sisters of St Ann.

The same sect that erected these buildings, the Moravians, or United Brethren, maintain here the Moravian College and Theological Seminary, and a well-known school for girls (the Moravian Seminary), founded as a church boarding school in 1749 and reorganized in 1785, for girls of all denominations.

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In and around Toronto are numerous boarding schools and colleges, of which those for boys are on the model of the great public schools of England.

It was the year Mildred Baker bought the Manor, remodeled it, and turned it into a boarding house.

I began to occupy my house on the 4th of July, as soon as it was boarded and roofed, for the boards were carefully feather-edged and lapped, so that it was perfectly impervious to rain, but before boarding I laid the foundation of a chimney at one end, bringing two cartloads of stones up the hill from the pond in my arms.

Some curious traits are recorded of this life - one being that in the terrible famine year of Malplaquet a hundred francs a year were added to the usual boarding expenses, and yet the boys had to eat pain bis.

Near the city is a Government boarding school for the Indians of the Cheyenne and the Arapahoe Reservation.

Industrial and boarding schools, established in several of the provinces, by separating the children from the degrading influences of their home life, have proved more effectual than day schools for training them in the habits and ideas of a higher civilization.

A paper on Female Education in Boarding Schools (1797) completes the list of his works.