We are catholic and you are protestants. We will never give up our religion and follow your King!
Your lands and (buildings), cattle of all kinds and live stock of all sorts are forfeited to the Crow with all your other effects, (except for) your money and household goods, and you yourselves are to be removed from this province.
Shortly after they were notified of their expulsion, the Acadian families went back to their homes and started to pack up. They had to leave everything behind except for their money and their household goods.