SC history midterm review


Easter woodland Indians

800 b.c - 800 a.c

They usually lived by rivers to get fresh water. Reported sightings of Sasquatch

San Miguel de Gualdape

1526 - 1527

First European settlement inside the U.S. The trip was founded by Spaniard Lucas Vasquez de allon

Royal colony

1600 - 1700

A colony ruled or administrated y the parent state.


1600 - 1800

Was a law enforcing security on foreign trade. High tariffs and manufactured goods were also a part.

13 English colonies

1607 - 1733

They where best known as the founding political in titles. colonies were: Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut, Massachusetts Bay, Maryland, South Carolina, New Hampshire, Virginia, New York, North Carolina, and Rhode Island and Providence Plantations

Propriety colony

1664 - 1719

Any certain North American colonies. Some examples were South Carolina and Pennsylvania.

Rice and indigo trade

1680 - 1730

Rice and indigo were big cash crops in South Carolina. They were also very profitable to sell and trade.

Yemasse war

1715 - 1717

It was a war between British, South Carolina and Yemasse indians.

Stono Rebellion

1739 - 1740

A slave rebellion led by a group of Africans who were Catholics.

French and Indian war

1754 - 1763

It was the bloodiest american war in the 18th century. The British won.

Cherokee war

1758 - 1761

British and Cherokee suspected opposite sides betrayed them.

Sugar act

1763 - 1776

Made to earn money to pay off military dept.

Stamp act

1763 - 1776

This act was made to raise money not raised by the sugar act a d taxed paper goods.

Regulator movement

1765 - 1771

They tried to effect governmental changes by backcountry sellers.

Sons of liberty

1765 - 1766

Group of American citizens trying to protect rights against British taxation.

Tea act

1773 - 1778

This caused the Boston tea party. It also caused a monopoly that was unfair to American tea merchants.

Declaration of Independence

1776 - 1777

It was ratified July 4,1776. It was declared independence from British.

Triangle slave trade

16 - 19

The best known triangle slave trade is transatlantic slave trade. Carried slaves crops and goods