Definition of Memorialist:
" It follows," the audacious memorialist said, " that the colonies have an equitable and just right to participate in the advantage of those fisheries," and the present English attempt to deprive the Massachusetts people of sharing in them was " an act highly unjust and injurious."- "Benjamin Franklin", John Torrey Morse, Jr..
It was, that the Company should undertake the sale of its own opium in China, and commit the management of the business to the memorialist, who offered to furnish them with a strong armed ship for that purpose.- "The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VIII. (of 12)", Edmund Burke.