Henry Sharrow returns to flaunt his newly acquired riches as Alice lives in fear of what he might do to her. Jocelyn asserts her newly acquired power over Temperance, and James Read strikes a deal with Henry.
On the coast of Virginia in 1619, a ship arrives bringing women to the fledgeling colony. The men have been there for 12 years and some have paid for the women - 'maids to make wives'. Only now, on the dockside, do the women see who they are to marry.
Farm girl Alice likes the look of the man who collects her, a strapping hunk called Silas. One catch: it's Silas's brother Henry who has purchased her, and he's a rougher proposition altogether, as she soon learns. Meanwhile, her pal Verity gathers she has landed the town drunk - and meets him as he's being nailed to the stocks by his ear...
Jamestown - Series 1, Episode 7 Synopsis and Schedule