Eastern woodland Indians

800 b.c. - 800 a.d.

They lived in the east of the Indian plains, and lived near the Mississippi River. They were first to use ceramics.

Triangle slave trade

1481 - 1865

Slave trade was between America, Africa, and Europe. Many of the slaves would die or get very sick on the ride there.


1500 - 1900

The theory and system of political economy prevailing in Europe after the decline of feudalism, based on national policies of accumulating bullion, establishing colonies and a merchant marine, and developing industry and mining to attain a favorable balance of trade.

San Miguel de Gualdape

1526 - 1527

The settle meant died within a year and were the first English settle meant.

13 English colonies

1607 - 1732

They were the first English colonies to be founded.

Proprietary Colony

1622 - 1729

A proprietary colony was a colony in which one or more individuals, usually land owners, remaining subject to their parent state's sanctions, retained rights that are today regarded as the privilege of the state, and in all cases eventually became so.

Royal Colony

1624 - 1980

The royal colony, was a type of colonial administration of the English and later British Empire.

Rice and indigo trade

1680 - 1730

All the slaves were starting to grow rice and indigo in South Carolina

Yemassee war

1715 - 1717

The yemasee was a conflict between British settlers of colonial South Carolina and various Native American Indian tribes

Stono rebellion

1739 - 1740

20 slaves broke into a store and stole guns and gun powder. It was one of the largest rebellions.

French and Indian war

1754 - 1763

It was a war fought between 3 countries and they were British, America, and France

Cherokee war

1758 - 1761

The war was a conflict between British forces in North America and Cherokee Indian tribes during the French and Indian War

Regulator Movement

1765 - 1771

The Regulator movement was a North and South Carolina uprising, lasting from about 1765 to 1771