How to use Elliott in a sentence
The best testimony for the behaviour of Orleans during this summer is the testimony of an English lady, Mrs Grace Dalrymple Elliott, who shared his heart with the comtesse de Buffon, and from which it is absolutely certain that at the time of the riot of the 12th of July he was on a fishing excursion, and was rudely treated by the king on the next day when going to offer him his services.
After that day he underwent great personal risk in saving fugitives; in particular, he saved the life of the count of Champcenetz, the governor of the Tuileries, who was his personal enemy, at the request of Mrs Elliott.
In 1827, with Stephen Elliott (1771-1830), the naturalist, he founded the Southern Review, of which he was the sole editor after Elliott's death until 1834, when it was discontinued, and to which he contributed articles on law, travel, and modern and classical literature.
Elliott's wife brought him some money, which was invested in his father's share of the iron foundry.
Elliott lost all his money, and when he was forty years old began business again in Sheffield on a small borrowed capital.Advertisement
An article by Thomas Carlyle in the Edinburgh Review (July 1832) is the best criticism on Elliott.
Carlyle was attracted by Elliott's homely sincerity and genuine power, though he had small opinion of his political philosophy, and lamented his lack of humour and of the sense of proportion.
A new edition of his works by his son, Edwin Elliott, appeared in 1876.
Pearls are found in the state, especially in the Cumberland River, and it is supposed that there are diamonds in the kimberlite deposits in Elliott county.
The standard edition with memoir and notes by Elliott Coues was published in three volumes in New York in 1895.Advertisement
Elliott, Biographical Story of the Constitution (New York, 1910); Woodrow Wilson, Constitutional Government in the United States (ibid., rev. ed., 1908); and especially important are the decision of the United States Supreme Court, known by the name of the reporter until 1874A.
In Lower Egypt practically all the mummies have perished; but in Upper Egypt, as they were put out of reach of the inundation, the cemeteries, in spite of rifling and burning, yield immense numbers of preserved bodies and skeletons; attention has from time to time been directed to the scientific examination of these in order to ascertain race, cause of death, traces of accident or disease, and the surgical or medical processes which they had undergone during life, &c. This department of research has been greatly developed by Dr Elliott Smith in Cairo.
Elliott (1782-1845) made his brilliant capture of the "Detroit" and "Caledonia" in October 1812; and on the 30th and 31st of December 1813 the settlement was attacked, captured, sacked, and almost completely destroyed by a force of British, Canadians and Indians under General Sir Phineas Riall (c. 1769-1851).
Some modern critics have accepted this disclaimer as of real value, but in fact it has no significance; and Hume himself in a striking letter to Gilbert Elliott indicated the true relation of the two works.
Dr Elliott Smith, who has examined thousands pf skeletons and mummies of all periods, finds that the prehistoric population of Upper Egypt, a branch of the North African-MediterraneanArabian race, changed with the advent of the dynasties to a stronger type, better developed than before in skull and muscle.Advertisement
For Elliott Smiths results see The Cairo Scientific Journal, No.
According to the somatologist Elliott Smith, the most important change in the physical character of the people of Upper Egypt, in the entire range of Egyptian archaeology, took place at the beginning of the dynastic period; and he accounts for this by the mingling of the Lower with the Upper Egyptian population, consequent on the uniting of the two countries under one rule.
For the following description, chiefly taken from the American form (though almost equally applicable to that of Europe) we are mainly indebted to Dr Elliott Coues's Fur-bearing Animals of North America, 1877.
See Elliott Coues, Monograph on North American Fur-bearing Animals (r 877).
Dr. Jim Elliott Head of Life Sciences Teaching Unit said, " It is a pleasure to celebrate the substantial accomplishments of these students.Advertisement
John Elliott, this simple catechism, in question and answer format, is a modern alternative to the ever popular penny catechism.
Aunt Queenie, a lesser witch, somewhat demonstrative and ill-advised, gave well-taken opportunities to Betty Elliott.
Elliott & Topps  further showed the response of allantoin excretion to dietary protein intake in cattle.
Those volumes of Mr. Elliott, which contained no political seasoning, " were carried to a market overstocked with poetry.
Rose worked with Cass Elliott, a future member of the Mamas and Papas, in a group called The triumvirate.Advertisement
The media tycoon takes over from Elliott Bernerd, who has resigned due to ill health.
For some, like Jeff Buckley or Elliott Smith, you have to die way too young.
It is from this time that Mill's letters supply a connected account of his life (see Hugh Elliott, Letters of John Stuart Mill, 1910).
Kris joined Montrose in the middle of January in a swop deal that saw Elliott Smith move to East Fife.
Rose worked with Cass Elliott, a future member of the Mamas and Papas, in a group called The Triumvirate.
Season five finalist Elliott Yamin released his debut CD, Movin' On on March 20, 2007.
With a knack for style a commitment to quality, CEO Mark Talucci and President Todd Elliott have been bringing hot handbag looks to the marketplace since 1994.
The most frequent comparison he gets is Elliott Smith, and people also compare him to Nick Drake and Sufjan Stevens.