Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Massachusetts” in chapter 11 of George Bancroft, History of the Colonization of the United States, Vol. 1, 17th edition.:
... tutored in the New England discipline, that he would not advance the wishes of the Irish peer; and the people, who subsequently refused Jamaica and Ireland, were not now tempted to desert the Bay of Massachusetts for the Chesapeake.
But secret dangers existed.
The aborigines, alarmed at the rapid increase of the Europeans, vexed at being frequently overreached by their cupidity, com- menced hostiliti...
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