Examples from the Web for townspeople
But, in my mind—and many of the townspeople—the monument was far from the main attraction.
And, whereas the townspeople start rioting and attacking the chain-smoking cult the Guilty Remnant, Nora is at peace.Carrie Coon on ‘The Leftovers,’ That Wild Finale, Her Apocalyptic Visions, and ‘Gone Girl’|Marlow Stern|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Amerli was clearly a defeat for ISIS and a relief for the townspeople who had held off the group for six weeks.America Has an Unannounced ISIS Strategy, And It Involves Iran|Jacob Siegel|September 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Townspeople who spoke to the AP said it rolled into Snizhne around lunchtime.MH17 Missile Can't Hide From These Internet Sleuths|Eliot Higgins|August 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When asked, the townspeople with hearing did not consider deafness a disability at all.
Large numbers of the townspeople and slaves were either killed or wounded.The Egyptian campaigns, 1882 to 1885|Charles Royle
The townspeople were very hospitable and extended cordial invitations to the men, who availed themselves freely of them.The Story of the "9th King's" in France|Enos Herbert Glynne Roberts
The quays were crowded with townspeople and soldiers from all Entente armies, with French and British troops predominating.
I want to say to the townspeople that the only kindly hand ever laid on my head was the Vicar's.From the Bottom Up|Alexander Irvine
The townspeople hearing the old warrior discoursing thus earnestly, asked who he was.History of the United Netherlands, 1590-1599, Vol. III. Complete|John Lothrop Motley