How to use Ingersoll in a sentence
On the 22nd of February 1763 a town meeting resolved to encourage colonial manufactures and to refrain from importing from England hats, clothing, leather, gold and silver lace, buttons, cheese, liquors, &c. Two years later Jared Ingersoll (1722-1781), who had been sent to England to protest against the Stamp Act, but had accepted'the office of Stamp Distributor on the advice of Benjamin Franklin, was forced to resign his office.
Ingersoll (Chicago, 1873); and there is a Memorial of Horace Greeley (New York, 1873).
A life of Bowditch was written by his son Nathaniel Ingersoll Bowditch (1805-1861), and was prefixed to the fourth volume (1839) of the translation of Laplace.
In 1865 this was elaborated into a separate biography by another son, Henry Ingersoll Bowditch (1808-1892), a famous Boston physician.
His official position as secretary did not entirely prevent him from continuing his private law practice, and, with Jared Ingersoll, he was the counsel of Senator William Blount in his impeachment trial.Advertisement
Colonel Ingersoll was a man of imposing personal appearance and the silver-tongued orator of unbelief.
Today the Ingersoll wrist watch is a highly sought collector's item, as is the pocket watch that the company produced soon afterwards.
Seeing the success of Ingersoll's watch, other watch companies quickly began developing Mickey Mouse watches of their own.
Mickey Mouse watches were originally created for Walt Disney by the watch company, Ingersoll.