Sentence Examples with the word great-aunt

In 1404 Antony, Philip's second son (killed at Agincourt 1415), became duke of Brabant by bequest of his great-aunt Joan.

She did attempt to engage an uninterested climber in a conversation about her Great-aunt Annie being one of the founders of the Ouray Woman's Club, back in 1897 and how she helped form the Ouray Library, with her friend, the famous millionaire, of Hope Diamond fame, Tom Walsh.

Apparently this town was cluttered with them and my great-aunt and her husband had a thankless life mission to attend to the trash.

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She seems to fancy that dress of your great-aunt Annie and I think she may have been up and about last night.

While in India he had married (1772) Jane Thackeray, a great-aunt of the novelist.