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Norfolk Islanders

Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of Norfolk Islander.

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Examples

  • At the teachers 'table, five Norfolk Islanders, Edward (a Maori), five girls and two of their husbands, and the three girls being placed at this table because they are girls; Melanesians at the other three tables indiscriminately.

    Life of John Coleridge Patteson

  • 'We had our service on board this morning, and the Holy Eucharist afterwards; Mr. Kerr, two Norfolk Islanders, a Maori, and a Nengone man present.

    Life of John Coleridge Patteson

  • By desire of the Bishop of Tasmania, I act as Bishop for the Norfolk Islanders.

    Life of John Coleridge Patteson

  • 'I confirm on the same day fourteen Norfolk Islanders.

    Life of John Coleridge Patteson

  • The three women and the two babies were disposed of in separate houses, but their husbands, with thirty-nine other Melanesians, four Norfolk Islanders, two printers, Mr. Dudley and Mr. Patteson, made up the dinner-party every day in the hall of St. John's College.

    Life of John Coleridge Patteson

  • 'George Sarawia was ordained Deacon in our little chapel, in the presence of fifty-five Melanesians and a few Norfolk Islanders.

    Life of John Coleridge Patteson

  • I might spend a month or two there, and confirm Melanesians and Norfolk Islanders, and quietly fall into a less responsible position and be a moveable clergyman in Fiji or anywhere else, as long as my strength lasts.

    Life of John Coleridge Patteson

  • 'The Bishop also began as soon as he could to pay attention to the teaching of the young Norfolk Islanders.

    Life of John Coleridge Patteson

  • The Norfolk Islanders have much influenza, but we are at present quite free from it.

    Life of John Coleridge Patteson

  • The Norfolk Islanders, e.g., are in need of training much more than our best Melanesians, less useful as teachers, cooks, even as examples.

    Life of John Coleridge Patteson

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