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.

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

May 9, 1755 - Forster, Park

On Monday the 14th of April last; Capt. Forster, in the Bransty, of Whitehaven, spoke the George of Philadelphia, William Park, Master, bound from Cape-Fear to Barbados, in the Lat. 30°, 44’, and Long. 66°; they had been five Days out.