By a statute of 1535 Brecon was made the county town of the new shire of Brecknock, and was granted the right of electing one burgess to represent it in parliament, a right which it retained till it was merged in the county representation in 1885.
The council was empowered to elect one burgess to parliament, and this right continued until the Redistribution of Seats Act of 1885.
Burgess, with annotations by W.
Burgess, Political Science and Constitutional Law (Boston, 1899) C. E.
Burgess answered quickly, impatience showing in his voice.
An account by Dr James Burgess was published in 1877 as one of the volumes of the Archaeological Survey of Southern India.
Burgess, Political Science and Comparative Constitutional Law (New York, 1895), and C. E.
Hence the terms "burgh," "borough" in English, baurgs in Gothic, the earliest Germanic designations for a town; "burgher," "burgess" for its inhabitants.
"We'll just wait until she shows up," Burgess said.
Burgess didn't press him.
Burgess spoke in a low tone but showed no reluctance to talk.
"I figured if you were chasing Byrne, I'd help you out," Burgess answered, unaware of Dean's movement.
Burgess rose and crossed to the window.
Dean could hear Burgess feeling around the nightstand.
Burgess remained several feet away.
Further, Italians were to be admitted to these colonies, and as they were to be burgess colonies, the right of the Italians to equality with the Romans was thereby partially recognized.
Burgess, Political Science and Comparative Constitutional Law (New York, 1895); Woodrow Wilson, The State (new ed., New York, 1903); A.
Trans., edited by Dr Burgess, 1901); W.
At this date he had close relations, personal and by correspondence, with Mai, Bunsen, Burgess (bishop of Salisbury), Tholuck and Kluge.
His father, Peter Jefferson (1707-1757), of early Virginian yeoman stock, was a civil engineer and a man of remarkable energy, who became a justice of the peace, a county surveyor and a burgess, served the Crown in,' inter-colonial boundary surveys, and married into one of the most prominent colonial families, the Randolphs.
An honourable exception to the indolent and rapacious divines of this stamp was Thomas Burgess (bishop of St Davids), to whose exertions is mainly due the foundation of St David's College at Lampeter in 1822, an institution erected to provide a better and cheaper education for intending Welsh clergymen.
Burgess, Select Metrical Hymns of Ephrem Syrus (1853).
"Where is she?" asked Chip Burgess, surprised to see Dean.
Burgess flipped off the light switch, returning the room to darkness, and sat on the edge of the bed.
Burgess grunted, but said nothing.
I know it's unchristian, but I'm relieved Burgess is gone.
Chip Burgess was killed in a prison knifing before standing trial.
You'd have never chased after that man Burgess so obsessively except for your feelings for me.
Burgess, Reconstruction and the Constitution (New York, 1901).
The date of the redaction (which was probably made by some learned burgess) may well have been the reign of Baldwin III., as Kugler suggests: he was the first native king, and a king learned in the law; but Beugnot would refer the assizes to the years immediately preceding Saladin's capture of Jerusalem.
Burgesses could buy and possess property in towns, which knights were forbidden to acquire; and though they could not intermarry with the feudal classes, it was easy and regular for a burgess to thrive to knighthood.