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Colonial Virginia During the Seven Years WarThe Ohio State University, History Dept. Colonial Virginias Culture during the French and Indian War: 1755-1756 John Rodock History 3011 Emily Arendt Due May 22, 2014 Introduction This research paper contains an analysis of the culture in the colony of Virginia over the whole year of 1755 and beginning of 1756. Most of the research drew upon weekly issues of the Virginia Gazette, the only printed newspaper in the colony at that time. Three dimensions of culture were explored: Virginias involvement in the French and Indian War (which was beginning right around 1755), Virginias economy, and its religious affiliations. A section on colonists relations with Native Americans was also written, of which The Virginia Gazette gave detailed insights and accounts, but due to the page limit of the assignment, the section was omitted. Involvement in the French and Indian War In 1730, the population of the Virginia colony was about 114,000. The next 20 years saw an explosion of growth in population due to the increasing demand of indentured servants needed on plantations. Also, Governor Spotswood encouraged immigration to the outskirts of Virginia in the hopes that immigrant townships could alert Virginias ports of any possible attacks from Native Americans before their arrival. By the time the French and Indian War had begun, Virginias population had climbed to just under 300,000 (Virginia History Series). Virgini

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