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Origin of churchwarden
Examples from the Web for churchwarden
Another, with sarcastic wit, said, "Moses looks like some churchwarden who would have to be careful how he ate his soup."The Parish Clerk (1907)|Peter Hampson Ditchfield
Mrs. Churchwarden Smith would have considered her opinion triumphantly vindicated.The Following of the Star|Florence L. Barclay
At the same instant the people's churchwarden rose, and both advanced upon Joe Gander from opposite sides of the church.A Book of Ghosts|Sabine Baring-Gould
If I might be so bold as to give my advice, I would have it put in a basket, and sent out and laid at the churchwarden's door.The World's Greatest Books, Vol IV.|Editors: Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton
There had been no churchwarden in the parish for the last ten years, nor, it is believed, for a much longer period.