The following article was in the Boston Evening Post newspaper published September 20, 1756.
Headline: Falmouth, June 17;
Paper: Boston Evening Post.; Date: 1756-09-20; Iss: 1099; Page: ;
[Note: The Acadians deported to Virginia were sent on to England where they would be prisoners until 1763.]
Falmouth, June 17, 1756. arriv’d, the Fanny, Bovey, from Virginia, with 204 Neutral French on board, being sent by the Governor of Virginia, he apprehending they would go and join their Countrymen and the Indians in their Interest.