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Origin of extended family
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Example sentences from the Web for extended family
After my father’s death, our large extended family rallied around my mom, brother and me, pitching in with child care so she could attend graduate school.What happens to our lost childhood memories? Motherhood sent me looking for answers.|Missy Ryan|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
I do not want my friends or extended family to know about this choice.Carolyn Hax: How to make acceptance a holiday tradition|Carolyn Hax|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
I did not live by extended family when I was a child nor did I have family nearby when raising my own.Carolyn Hax: Her husband firmly plants his flag. Does it look like a red one to her?|Carolyn Hax|January 15, 2021|Washington Post
Many people have sought out at-home DNA testing kits as a way to learn more about their ancestors and their extended family trees.Morning Report: DNA Testing Reveals Local Fertility Fraud Cases|Voice of San Diego|January 5, 2021|Voice of San Diego
Greg served in the Arlington County Sheriff’s Office for 27 years, and several extended family members in the past few generations have served in law enforcement.Chase Young’s upbringing made him a ‘crazy unusual’ leader, and Washington is already following|Sam Fortier|January 1, 2021|Washington Post
Everywhere I go, ‘Hey Cartman, you must like Family Guy, right?’
The third suspect, an 18-year-old named Hamyd Mourad, who turned himself in, is part of the same extended family.
Saved from the public gallows, Weeks was virtually exiled from the city, and wound up in Mississippi, where he raised a family.New York’s Most Tragic Ghost Loves Minimalist Swedish Fashion|Nina Strochlic|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
A spokesman for Lewisham council said last year that it would be forced to act if the family returned to Britain.Britain May Spy on Preschoolers Searching for Potential Jihadis|Nico Hines|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Three on-the-record stories from a family: a mother and her daughters who came from Phoenix.I Tried to Warn You About Sleazy Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein in 2003|Vicky Ward|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
And that was that if he and his wife were to ever live together again and be happy, the family were to be kept out of it.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
“This house must have been the hotel of some distinguished family, Baron; it is nobly proportioned,” said David Arden.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
What course was taken to supply that assembly when any noble family became extinct?Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
The pig family did not know when Squinty would be taken away from them, and all they could do was to wait.Squinty the Comical Pig|Richard Barnum
Mrs. Jolly Robin had often wished—when she was trying to feed a rapidly-growing family—that she could hunt forp.The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey
British Dictionary definitions for extended family
Cultural definitions for extended family
A type of family in which relatives in addition to parents and children (such as grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins) live in a single household. A nuclear family forms the core of an extended family.