lineal descendants

See: issue, progeny
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I am fully convinced that species are not immutable; but that those belonging to what are called the same genera are lineal descendants of some other and generally extinct species, in the same manner as the acknowledged varieties of any one species are the descendants of that species.
If the lineal descendants of Ham are alone to be scriptur- ally enslaved, it is certain that slavery at the south must soon become unscriptural; for thousands are ushered into the world, annually, who, like myself, owe their existence to white fathers, and those fa- thers most frequently their own masters.
For the great airships with which Germany attacked New York in her last gigantic effort for world supremacy--before humanity realized that world supremacy was a dream--were the lineal descendants of the Zeppelin airship that flew over Lake Constance in 1906, and of the Lebaudy navigables that made their memorable excursions over Paris in 1907 and 1908.
But the seaman of the last generation, brought into sympathy with the caravels of ancient time by his sailing-ship, their lineal descendant, cannot look upon those lumbering forms navigating the naive seas of ancient woodcuts without a feeling of surprise, of affectionate derision, envy, and admiration.
He did not mention that he was a lineal descendant of Balaam's ass, but everybody knew that without his telling it.
I am the lineal descendant of that infant -- I am the rightful Duke of Bridgewater; and here am I, forlorn, torn from my high estate, hunted of men, despised by the cold world, ragged, worn, heart-broken, and degraded to the companion- ship of felons on a raft
Du Bois, the present librarian of Ardis, is a lineal descendant of this revolutionary pair.
Only about 17% of our tribal members and lineal descendants live on our reservation and in some homes, multiple families live under one roof," he said.
The trust's beneficiaries were the Mikels' children and lineal descendants and their respective spouses.
All lineal descendants of the karta, their spouses and children automatically become members of his family.
The decedent's lineal descendants may be able to take part in an award of family allowance, which is available to a surviving spouse (and lineal descendants) if the decedent was supporting or obligated to support the individuals.
Each of the six lineal descendants of Malcolm Glazer will claw out $25m for themselves.