Cousin

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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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The two women's stories are presented so that their struggles run side by side, and the fun-to-read diary reflections awaken something strong in Great Aunt Molly's namesake.
He recalled the horrible accident 17 years ago that claimed the life of his great aunt, who ran into the path of a car when wild dogs entered the same house.
Being one of eight children she is a sister, sister-in-law, aunt, great aunt, cousin and friend to many.
ATHRILLER inspired by the murder of the author's great aunt by the Nazis in 1941 has just been published.
I think she would get along with my Great Aunt Vie, who's 86, perfectly," Contactmusic quoted her as saying.
Beloved daughter of Haswell and Amy, sister of Margery, Helen and David, much loved aunt, great aunt and great great aunt.
These are the tools of a great aunt, along with a soft bosom and the persistent odor of Jergens.
The chip shop was previously run by celebrity chef Angela Hartnetts parents and now by her great aunt.: FROM PAGE 3: Roaches shut chip shop with star link:Health officials have shut a chip shop owned by the family of one of Britain's top celebrity chefs because of a cockroach invasion.
She was born in Harlem and moved to the small town of Quincy, Illinois, when she was 5 to live with her great aunt, Mildred.
After learning of the death of her Great Aunt Emma from a disease that is curable in our modern times, Emily assumes she can't do anything to change the past.
Liam, it was said, had inherited his gleaming blue-black hair and big dark eyes from his great aunt Caitlin.
As I entered my late 20's, a great aunt of mine sat me down to ask when I would get married.