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Hayden's first task--not as simple as it might sound--is to define who the Crosiers were.
The Crosiers identified four men who "are subject to the settlement": Wendell Mohs, Gerald Funcheon, Gregory Madigan and Gabriel Guerrero.
Owen Ramsden was a prolific supplier of church plate: chalices, patens and ciboria, alms dishes and crosiers, drawing on both Gothic and Romanesque styles.
I'm all for Christian leaders flexing their muscles, whirling their crosiers around their heads and maybe sharpening their mitres as bayonets.
The Armstrongs, Elliots, and Crosiers attacked the castle in 1541, stealing nine horses, pounds 40, and badly damaging the building.
As Keeper of the district, he apprehended one of the Crosiers, a Border raiding family.
The members of this small, undistinguished group are usually known in English as the Crosiers (though in England they were called the Crutched Friars).
As several bishops and other dignitaries, complete with mitres, copes and crosiers, walked the mid-October festival from the palace to the cathedral, a crowd assembled reverently.