Compiled by Sara E. Lewis
From an index to the Virginia Gazette, produced in 1950 by Lester J. Cappon and Stella F. Duff of the Institute of Early American History and Culture (Omohundro Institute) with additional Gloucester (including Kingston Parish) material not captured by the indexers. Annual lists of world events put local listings in context. Please review primary source material before citing.

Thursday, May 6, 2010

September 9, 1737 - Saunders

Clear’d out of York River.
August 20. Ship Somerset, of Bristol, John Saunders, Master, for Bristol, with 242 Hogsheads of Tobacco, 5400 Staves, 1 Cask of Deer Skins, 1 Ditto of Bever Skins, and 25 Tons of Iron.