Another posts

yoke mate absolute veto genus chara pulverized soil hait definition long-since general term definition horizontal projection slack suit frederick william the great elector definition paper toweling pickering definition logger headed unenlightened period of history sleeping draughts valuation account doss house definition lindsey woolsey shirt what is vaporation stant definition define on account of rain gage definition piscatory definition reeky definition attrited definition sentence for transgression occipital tuberosity self report inventory definition anopsia definition bow chasers define affectedly happify definition subjection definition webster snap judgments definition

Patroonship

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Patroonship The office of a patroon.
    • ***
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n patroonship The privileges or position of a patroon.
    • ***

Usage

In literature:

Patroonships in New Netherland, 293.
"England in America, 1580-1652" by Lyon Gardiner Tyler
Did any aspiring adventurer seek to leap at a bound to the exalted position of patroonship?
"History of the Great American Fortunes, Vol. I" by Myers Gustavus
And for a time it seemed as though the patroonship would be the prevailing form of grant in New Netherland.
"Dutch and English on the Hudson" by Maud Wilder Goodwin
It had been a part of the Dutch patroonship of Pavonia granted to Michael Pauw in 1630.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 3" by Various
***