Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Jay” in chapter 1 of George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 8:

...nds; you are now my enemy, and I am yours. But Franklin did not attempt to overrule the opinions or defy the scruples of his colleagues, and, after earnest debates, congress adopted the proposal of Jay to petition the king once more. The second petition to the king was drafted by Dickinson, and in these words put forward Duane's proposal for a negotiation to be preceded by a truce: We beseech ...

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Jay 214 30 8 0 0 user votes
John Jay 558 0 4 0 0 user votes
William Jay 137 0 3 0 0 user votes
C. W. Jay 12 0 0 0 0 user votes
A. Jay 6 0 0 0 0 user votes
T. Jay 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
William H. M. Jay 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
— Jay 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
E. Jay 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
W. P. Jay 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Peter Jay 1 0 1 0 0 user votes

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