Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mather” in chapter 1 of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Olde Cambridge:

...erroneous, all unsound, as even the tolerant Winthrop declared. By this and his other good deeds he so won the confidence of the leaders of the colony that when a college was to be founded, Cotton Mather tells us, Cambridge rather than any other place was fixed upon to be the seat of that happy seminary. On the wrecks of eighty unsound or blasphemous opinions there was thus erected one happy semin...
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Entity Corpus Doc Corpus Doc  
Richard Mather 112 6 4 2 0 user votes
Increase Mather 168 2 16 2 0 user votes
Cotton Mather 157 2 11 0 0 user votes
Mather 142 0 18 0 0 user votes
C. Mather 102 0 0 0 0 user votes
I. Mather 54 0 0 0 0 user votes
Andrew E. Mather 27 0 3 0 0 user votes
S. W. Mather 16 0 2 0 0 user votes
Thomas Mather 12 0 0 0 0 user votes
Samuel Mather 10 0 0 0 0 user votes
Elias C. Mather 6 0 0 0 0 user votes
Nathaniel Mather 6 0 0 0 0 user votes
W. W. Mather 5 0 1 0 0 user votes
Joseph Mather 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
M. W. Mather 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
Mary Mather 4 0 2 0 0 user votes
William Loomis Mather 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
Frederick Mather 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
H. M. Mather 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
H. W. Mather 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Samuel T. Mather 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
T. S. Mather 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
A. T. W. Mather 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
Calista Mather 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
Frederick W. Mather 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
Iverson Mather 1 0 1 0 0 user votes

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