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

...and Spencer, of the same colony, stood before him in age and rank; but the skirmish at Noddle's Island had been heralded as a great victory, and the ballot in his favor is recorded as unanimous. Of Massachusetts by birth, at the ripe age of thirty seven he began his career in war with the commission from Connecticut of a second lieutenant, and his service had been chiefly as a ranger. Deficient in the refl...
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Massachusetts (Massachusetts, United States) 30,598 96 0 0 0 user votes

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