Usage examples for consanguinity

  1. For obvious reasons it will often be impossible to distinguish between the different degrees of consanguinity, but wherever possible the degree will be specified. – Consanguineous Marriages in the American Population by George B. Louis Arner
  2. Some spell it y- e- double g, but I insist on the a, sir, as grammatically more correct, since the peerless word has no etymologic consanguinity with hen fruit, and should not be confounded by vulgar misspelling." – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman
  3. It is my opinion, that without a will in their favour, these children cannot oppose his claim successfully, if he can prove his consanguinity to Mr. Garie. – The Garies and Their Friends by Frank J. Webb