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[stoh-ning-tuh n]
  1. a town in NE Connecticut.
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  • He was taken to Stonington, where he was sentenced to be shot.

    King Philip

    John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott

  • Stonington Hunt did not mean to let them land, so much was only too apparent.

  • “In the employ of another rascal, Stonington Hunt,” put in Rob.

  • Then he fell to observing Stonington Hunt and his son, Freeman.

  • He was sent to Stonington, where a council of war condemned him to death.

    A short history of Rhode Island

    George Washington Greene