Sentence Examples


  • Born to a wealthy merchant family, she'd been disowned when it became known what kind of deformed child she bore.
  • JOHN JACOB ASTOR (1763-1848), American merchant, was born at the village of Walldorf, near Heidelberg, Germany, on the 7th of July 1763.
  • He was brought up in the merchant service, and entered the United States navy as a lieutenant in 1798.
  • His brother, Peter Van Brugh Livingston (1710-1792), was a prominent merchant and a Whig political leader in New York.
  • He was educated in Coventry, became a successful merchant, traveled widely throughout Europe and for several years was the financial agent of Charles I.

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