They lasted from 1000bc to 1600ad on the eastern sea border. Ended up meeting with the colonies in16th century.
1400 - 2013
Cotton accounts for about 40 percent of total world fiber production. While some 80 countries from around the globe produce cotton, China (24%), the United States (20%), and India (16%) together produce over half the world's cotton.
1400 - 1700
Mercantilism is the economic doctrine that government control of foreign trade is of importance for ensuring the military security of the country
1400 - 1750
A trade ran by British ships transporting slaves and other goods from Britain to africa to North America.
1500 - 1800
Plantation system was first started in the settlement in Virginia. It's full of slaves that help grow crops.
1500 - 1600
A Crown colony, also known in the 17th century as royal colony, was a type of colonial administration of the English and later British
1526 - 1527
European settlement and it lasted three months before being abandoned.
Port royal is located just a few miles north of Hilton head island in beaufort county. it was a major port for shipping goods in the civil and revolutionary war.
13 English colonies
1607 - 1733
First Colonies settled by Britain in America. ended up turning against Britain.
A proprietary colony was a colony in which one or more individuals, usually land owners, remaining subject to their parent state's sanctions, had the rights that are today regarded as the privilege of the state, and in all cases eventually became so.
Rice and indigo trade
Main crop of its time and brought a lot of profit to charleston and the rest of South Carolina. One of crops grown or worked on mainly by slaves.
1712 - 1861
Slave codes were laws in US which showed slaves and the rights of masters. These codes gave slave owners absolute power over the African slaves.
1715 - 1717
Several tribes in South Carolina that tried to destroy the British settlements.
The stono rebellion
September 9, 1739
This rebellions outcome was that they did not win. The security act of 1739 was enforced.
French and Indian war
1754 - 1763
A seven year long war fought by mostly British America and France. Troops were supplied by mother countries.
1758 - 1761
The Cherokee allied with the Britain Americans and fought beside them during revolution. We're good allies.
1760 - 1770
Increased taxes on tea. The Tea Act was an Act of the Parliament of Great Britain.
Raised revenue on sugar. Caused some folks to outrage.
1765 - 1771
In 1764, several thousand people from North Carolina, mainly from Orange, Anson, and Granville counties in the western region, were extremely dissatisfied with the wealthy North Carolina officials, whom they considered cruel and corrupt.
Sons of liberty
The Sons of Liberty was a group consisting of American patriots that originated in the pre-independence North American British colonies. The group was formed to protect the rights of the colonists and to take to the streets against the taxes by the British government
The Stamp Act 1765 (short title Duties in American Colonies Act 1765; 5 George III, c. 12) imposed a direct tax by the British Parliament specifically on the colonies of British America, and it required that many printed materials in the colonies be produced on stamped paper produced in London, carrying an embossed revenue stamp.
1775 - 1783
War fought between North American settlers an Great Britain. It lasted 8 years.
Declaration of independance
The declaration declared that the thirteen colonies are separate from Great Britain. It was one of the reason s to cause the war.
South Carolina constitution of 1776
March 26 1776
Whereas the British Parliament, claiming of late years a right to bind the North American colonies by law in all cases whatsoever, have enacted statutes for raising a revenue in those colonies and disposing of such revenue as they thought proper. Without the consent and against the will of the colonists.
Battle of Camden
August 16 1780
On August 16, 1780, British forces under Lieutenant General Charles, Lord Cornwallis routed the American forces of Major General Horatio Gates about 5 miles north of Camden, South Carolina, strengthening the British hold on the Carolinas following the capture of Charleston
Battle of kings mountain
October 7 1780
The Battle of Kings Mountain was a decisive battle between the Patriot and Loyalist militias in the Southern campaign of the American Revolutionary War. They said it was a very close battle.
Articles of confedaration
The confederates plan of America's government. It wasn't used because too many flaws.
Battle of cowpens
January 17 1781
The Battle of Cowpens was a victory by Continental army forces under Brigadier General Daniel Morgan, in the Southern campaign of the American Revolutionary War.
Battle of eutaw springs
May 22 1781
The Battle of Eutaw Springs was a battle of the American Revolutionary War, and was the last major engagement of the war in the Carolinas.
3/5 comprise stated that slaves will be counted as population. This would help them make them more equal to everyone.
The Commerce Compromise is when The Constitution allows the federal government to tax imports but not exports.Southerners and Northerners were feuding over the government's tariffs and the Commerce Compromise was born.
A body of fundamental principles or established precedents according to which a state or other organization is acknowledged to be governed.
was an agreement that large and small states reached during the Constitutional Convention of 1787 .It retained the bicameral legislature as proposed by James Madison, along with proportional representation in the lower house, but required the upper house to be weighted equally between the states. Each state would have two representatives in the upper house.
The cotton gin separated the seeds from thae actual cotton reducing time to produce fine cotton. It was invented by Eli whitney
This is the term used when both side that are fighting have the same resources ,people ,etc. today it means to go in full mobilization.
The Embargo Act of 1807 was a general embargo enacted by the United States Congress. Was to go against Great Britain and France during the Napoleonic Wars.
War of 1812
1812 - 1815
The War of 1812 was a military conflict between the United States and the British Empire and their allies. It lasted almost 3 years.
William T. Sherman
February 8, 1820 - February 14, 1891
William Tecumseh Sherman was an American soldier, businessman, educator and author. He served as a General in the Union Army during the American Civil War
Denmark vasey plot
He led multiple slave revolts but all had failed. His plot was to free the slaves.
1828 - 1832
The nullification controversy was a argument between andew Jackson and John c Calhoun. It was about the tariffs that benefited the north and slavery etc.
1830 - 1870
Several abolitionist who would not stop until all slaves were emancepated. John brown is one example of a leader from this movement.
1850 - 1855
A person who seceded from a constitutional right. union that left for confederates.
Kansas Nebraska ac
Act that opened the land of Kansas and Nebraska for settlement. The conflict was about popular sovereignty.
Dred Scott decision
March 6, 1857
Dred scot was a slave that sought freedom under the Missouri comprimise. The law back then said that slaves are not citizens of the U.S.
April 5, 1859 - February 23, 1915
He was a free slave that freed other slaves during and after the civil war. He was a ship pilot, sea captain, and a politician.
Election of 1860
The election was between Aberham Lincoln and John c. Breckinridge. Aberham Lincoln won by more than double in both popular votes and electoral votes.
December 26, 1860
On December 26, 1860, the south attacked fort Sumter. Located in South Carolina. This marked the beginning of the civil war.
American Civil war
1861 - 1865
A epic war between southern states and northern states. It was a 4 year long bloody war with more technology to destroy
Creation of the confederate states of America
1861 - 1865
The Confederate States of America also known as the Confederacy, was a government set up by a number of Southern slave states. They separated from the northern parts because they had conflict with the government setup.
April 14, 1865
John Wilkes booth assassinated Abe Lincoln in a theatre in Washington D.C. There were 4 injured after that.