Statistics for occurrence #1 of “France” in chapter 1.38 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25.:

... Maryland. A member of the family, Middleton Semmes, when a judge of the Court of Appeals in Maryland, discovered among some old colonial papers the record showing that Joseph Semmes, of Normandy, France , was, by order of the council, naturalized, to enable him to hold land. The date of the paper was 1640, and was the first paper of naturalization ever granted in America. There is in connection...
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France (France) 17,744 6 0 0 0 user votes
France (Idaho, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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