Social studies timeline


Eastern woodland Indians

1,200 B.C

San Miguel de Gualdape


San Miguel de Gualdape was the first European settlement inside what is now United States territory, founded by Spaniard Lucas Vázquez de Ayllón in 1526.

royal colony


The British Overseas Territories are fourteen territories of the United Kingdom

Rice and indigo trade


Rice was grown successfully in South Carolina as early as 1680. By the early 18th century, with the slave system established on a large scale, rice became a major export crop of the region

Proprietary colony


Any of certain early North American colonies, like south Carolina and Pennsylvania, in the 17th century in territories by the English Crown to one or more proprietors who had full governing rights.

Yemasee War

1715 - 1717

Conflict between British and the America's

Stono rebellion

September 9, 1739

French and Indian war

1754 - 1763

This was a war between the British colonies and French colonies.

cherokee war

1758 - 1761

part of the western American Revolution

stamp act


was passed by the British Parliament. they collected money.

Triangle slave trade


son of liberty


a group consisting of American patriots

tea act

May 10, 1773

was an attempt by the British to regain control of the tea trade in America and to rescue the British East India Company

revolutionary war

1775 - 1783

between the Kingdom of Great Britain and the Thirteen Colonies, but gradually grew into a world war

13 English colonies


The first colony was Virginia. It was started in 1607 at Jamestown. The last colony of the thirteen to be started was Georgia in 1732.

South carolina Constitution

1776 - 1777

State constitution for S.C.

Articles of Confederation

1776 - 1781

The first Constitution of the USA.

Declaration of Independence

1776 - 1777

A document of freedom written by the thirteen colonies for independence from British control.

battle of camden

August 16, 1780 - 1781

was a major victory for the British in the Southern theater of the American Revolutionary War

battle of kings mountain

October 7, 1780

was a decisive battle between the Patriot and Loyalist militias in the Southern campaign of the American Revolutionary War.

battle of cowpen

January 17, 1781

was a decisive victory by Continental army forces

battler of eutaw springs

September 8, 1781

was a battle of the American Revolutionary War, and was the last major engagement of the war in the Carolinas.



when most the western states were heavily influenced. The national policies along with the decline in feu.

civil war

April 12, 1861 - May 9, 1865

also known as the War between the States

sugar war