James,1743–92, U.S. engineer and inventor. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for rumsey

Historical Examples of rumsey

  • You never saw anything half so sweet as that old halibut Rumsey.

    Peak and Prairie

    Anna Fuller

  • Miss Rumsey is of the earth earthy, but this one is of another race.

    Bristol Bells

    Emma Marshall

  • The next day West delivered himself, and Rumsey came in a day after him.

    The Town

    Leigh Hunt

  • Rumsey is a little haven towne, but hath most kinds of artificers in it.

  • Hill and Rumsey came next, and after them Masson and Pavelka.

    Flying for France

    James R. McConnell