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Endecott

or Endicott

[en-di-kuh t, -kot] /ˈɛn dɪ kət, -ˌkɒt/
noun
1.
John, 1588?–1665, colonial governor of Massachusetts 1644–65, born in England.

Endicott

[en-di-kuh t, -kot] /ˈɛn dɪ kət, -ˌkɒt/
noun
1.
2.
a city in S New York, on the Susquehanna River.
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  • In the year 1628 they sent over a few people, with john endicott at their bead, to commence a plantation at Salem.

    Grandfather's Chair Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Whenever john endicott noticed her despondency he doubtless addressed her with words of comfort.

    Grandfather's Chair Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Thus john endicott was a man of multifarious business, and had no time to look back regretfully to his native land.

    Grandfather's Chair Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • A gentleman of energy and dignity, john endicott, pledged his personal service as leader of a new colony.

    A History of American Christianity Leonard Woolsey Bacon

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