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Winthrop,

residential town (1990 pop. 18,127), Suffolk co., E Mass., on a peninsula extending into Boston Bay; settled 1635, set off from North Chelsea and inc. 1852. Several houses of historical interest (17th–18th cent.) remain, including Gov. Winthrop's house.

Winthrop

English upper-class family; America’s parliamentary governors. [Am. Hist.: Hart, 937–938]
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"Nay, nay, Tookey," said Ben Winthrop. "We'll pay you your share to keep out of it--that's what we'll do.
Tookey's right and Winthrop's right, and they've only got to split the difference and make themselves even."
"Why, Dowlas, that's easy betting, that is," said Ben Winthrop. "You might as well bet a man as he wouldn't catch the rheumatise if he stood up to 's neck in the pool of a frosty night.
For, as our good Governor Winthrop was made an angel this past night, it was doubtless held fit that there should be some notice thereof!"
After serving as president and CEO of NYU Winthrop Hospital for the past decade, John Collins will retire effective Nov.
These grants will help the city of Abbeville and Winthrop University work towards becoming more resilient, and we are grateful for Secretary Ross commitment to those efforts.
And that was the meaning of the famous "exceptionalism" formulated by John Winthrop, in the spring of 1630, during the voyage that took him from the Old World to the New.
CARBONDALE -- The Winthrop Eagles hit 15 3-pointers en route to a 79-71 win over the Southern Illinois University men's basketball team Saturday afternoon at SIU Arena.
Winthrop, MD, reported at the annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology.
"For we must consider that we shall be as a city upon a hill," John Winthrop warned his fellow Puritans at New England's founding in 1630.
Rodgers eloquently decodes four centuries of Western history in As a City on a Hill, in which myths and meanings of Massachusetts Bay Colony governor John Winthrop's 1630 "A Model of Christian Charity" are elegantly unraveled.
24 August 2018 - Indiana, US-based financial planning and investment advisory services company Sanctuary Wealth Partners has acquired Indiana, US-based registered investment advisor Winthrop Capital Management, the company said.