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COUSIN, domest. rel. Cousins are kindred who are the issue of two brothers or two sisters, or of a brother and a sister. Those who descend from the brother or sister of the father of the person spoken of are called paternal cousins; maternal cousins are those who are descended from the brothers or sisters of the mother. Vide 2 Bro. C. C. 125; 1 Sim. & Stu. 301; 3 Russ. C. C. 140; 9 Sim. R. 386, 457.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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"For this first job at Bataan Cigar as a working student, my grand-uncle So Lee Kuy gave me P50 a month and the balance of my salary was given to my father who also worked there because Mr.
And the kamikaze pilot Matsufuji I mentioned in the article was his great-uncle and Johnson wanted to know why his American born Japanese grand-uncle had to attack the United States by sacrificing his life.
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Ed Finlayson, Tull's surviving great nephew, said: "As a family we will always honour and be proud of our grand-uncle.
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William Iles (above, second from left) fights back tears as he visits the grave of his great grand-uncle Horace, who died amidst the carnage of the Battle of the Somme.
Our colleague, Rod Cornejo, grand-uncle of Deniece Cornejo, a principal in the Vhong Navarro mauling incident, urges his colleagues and the public to keep an open mind on the case which, he thinks, should be left to the court to resolve.
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"She even wanted a memorial to be built in the memory of my grand-uncle Brajesh and she got in touch with socialist political leader Ram Manohar Lohia for the purpose.