Hertford

[hahr-ferd, hahrt-ferd]
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Historical Examples of hertford

  • It was Colonel Hertford's, numbering about three hundred men, some of whom were wounded.

    The Rock of Chickamauga

    Joseph A. Altsheler

  • Nor are you to carry any written message to Colonel Hertford.

    The Rock of Chickamauga

    Joseph A. Altsheler

  • Hertford's six hundred horse were a welcome addition to any army.

    The Rock of Chickamauga

    Joseph A. Altsheler

  • An aide arrived with an order to Hertford, and then he loosed his eager cavalry.

    The Rock of Chickamauga

    Joseph A. Altsheler

  • Hertford and his cavalry were thrown off, merely to return anew to the charge.

    The Rock of Chickamauga

    Joseph A. Altsheler


British Dictionary definitions for hertford

Hertford

noun
  1. a town in SE England, administrative centre of Hertfordshire. Pop: 24 460 (2001)
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