Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Bedford” in chapter 1 of George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 4, 15th edition.:

...esterfield, he escaped from the embarrassments of American affairs by taking the seals for the Northern Department. Those of the Southern, which included the colonies, were intrusted to the Duke of Bedford . The new secretary was a man of inflexible honesty and good — will to his country, untainted by duplicity or timidity. His abilities were not brilliant; but his inheritance of the rank an...

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Bedford (United Kingdom) 76 38 2 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Missouri, United States) 177 0 5 0 0 user votes
Bedford (New Hampshire, United States) 25 0 5 0 0 user votes
Bedford (United Kingdom) 11 0 1 0 0 user votes
Bedford (North Carolina, United States) 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Ohio, United States) 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Alabama, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Canada) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Illinois, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Kentucky, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Louisiana, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Michigan, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Montana, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Bedford (South Africa) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Tennessee, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Texas, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Virginia, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Washington, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Bedford (Wyoming, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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