Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Yeardley” in chapter 10 of George Bancroft, History of the Colonization of the United States, Vol. 1, 17th edition.:

...no room to suppose that Charles nourished the design of suppressing the colonial assemblies. For some months, the organization of the government was not changed; and when Wyatt retired, Sir George Yeardley was appointed his successor. This appointment was in itself a guaranty, that, as the former interests of Virginia were to be kept inviolate, so the representative government, the chief political i...
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George Yeardley 33 22 9 4 0 user votes
Yeardley 7 0 1 0 0 user votes
Francis Yeardley 4 0 0 0 0 user votes

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