emigrant in a sentence

Example sentences for emigrant

To an emigrant, country is idle except it be his own.
Below is appended a list of emigrant ships due and not heard from.
New ships were built specially for the emigrant trade.
From time to time an emigrant will send word home, pointing out all the advantages of the new life abroad.
Emigrant wagons were smaller and lighter, and did not require as many draft animals.

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