The oldest text online I found referring to Scottish Gypsies in Virginia is dated 1894. More recent books refer to ongoing deportations of Gypsies from Scotland in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. A 2001 book describing large numbers of English Gypsies in Virginia in 1695 is only one of many references to this date. A new social science book refers to the fate of early Virginia Gypsies as unknown. An overview of Roma slavery is found in this encyclopedia. In addition to Romany slaves, Virginia and its neighbors also had slaves and indentured servants of East Indian origin, according to this article outnumbering Native Americans in colonial records after 1710.