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Ellsworth

[elz-wurth] /ˈɛlz wɜrθ/
noun
1.
Lincoln, 1880–1951, U.S. polar explorer.
2.
Oliver, 1745–1807, U.S. jurist and statesman: chief justice of the U.S. 1796–1800.
3.
a male given name.
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  • As they started to move away, Mr. Ellsworth instinctively extended his hand to Tom again.

    Tom Slade with the Colors Percy K. Fitzhugh
  • "I'll tell you something if you'll promise not to tell it—not even to Mr. Ellsworth," said Roy.

    Tom Slade with the Colors Percy K. Fitzhugh
  • Very well, then; I am the mistress of Ellsworth, and you a pauper!

    Dainty's Cruel Rivals Mrs. Alex McVeigh Miller
  • Yes, indeed, Mr. Ellsworth said; were all strong for the campfire.

  • Ellsworth died instantly and Jackson was immediately killed by bullets and bayonets used by Ellsworth's troops.

  • And when he saw how Mr. Ellsworth and Mr. Martin stood, oh, boy, he was with us.

  • He just sat and watched us do our stunts and he was scared when anybody spoke to him, except Mr. Ellsworth.

    Roy Blakeley Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  • Go with Ellsworth, protomartyr of this great cause of freedom.

    Following the Flag Charles Carleton Coffin

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