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  Province of South Carolina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The South Carolina Colony was originally part of the Province of Carolina, which was chartered in 1663.
Originally a single proprietary colony, the Carolinas fell into a period of dissension, due at least in part to neglect from the heirs of the original Lords Proprietors.
In 1729, the two Carolinas were formally established as separate royal colonies after seven of the eight Lords Proprietors sold their shares back to the crown.
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 South Carolina [Definition]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
South Carolina is a state in the southeasternThe U.S. Southern states or The South, known during the American Civil War era as Dixie, is a distinctive region of the United States with its own unique historical perspective, customs, musical styles, and cuisine.
South Carolina is bounded to the north by North Carolina North Carolina is a southern state in the United States.
It is bordered by South Carolina on the south, Georgia on the southwest, Tennessee on the west, Virginia on the north, and the Atlantic Ocean on the east.
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 South Carolina
The palatine’s court was the authority in the colony in place of the king and it was to supervise the laws made by the colonial parliament.
South Carolina faced major economic and social problems: (1) its major cities, Charleston and Columbia, were burned to the ground; (2) military courts governed the state; (3) agriculture was revolutionized from slave to free labor, but, without adequate money resources, the roots for sharecropping and the crop-lien system were being laid;
Seventy of the 124 delegates to the new South Carolina convention were fl as a result of this new strength and white boycotts of the election of delegates.
www.cas.sc.edu /poli/courses/scgov/Articles/SC_Constitution_History.htm   (8927 words)

 13 colonies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The 13 colonies were thirteen British colonies in North America, separately chartered and governed, that signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and formally broke with the Kingdom of Great Britain, leading to the American Revolutionary War and the establishment of the United States of America.
Other British North American possessions—the former French colony of Quebec and the colonies of Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island—remained loyal to the British Crown and much later were united as Canada.
The red area is the area of the 13 colonies after the Proclamation of 1763.
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 From Colony to Revolution   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The period from 1721 to 1783 was a tumultuous one for the colony of South Carolina, but it ended in triumph for the state of South Carolina.
South Carolina was at the forefront of the American Revolution.
The fall of South Carolina’s capitol ushered in a dark period for the Revolution.
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 History of Upcountry South Carolina
The colonial Governor of South Carolina, Gov. Glenn, entered a treaty in 1755 with the lower Cherokees that ceded a great portion of this land to the colonists.
The Colonial government of South Carolina was unable to put an end to the uprising and insurrection of the Cherokees in the Upcountry.
Soon however, emigration began to pour in from Pennsylvania, Maryland and Virginia, and other colonies, as well as from the old countries, and the country began to be rapidly be settled up.....Many of these settlers of the up-country were of English extraction and dissenters from the Established Church of the mother country.
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 South Carolina Colony Of ‘Turks’   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The "Turks," a colony of some 300 persons, have petitioned the federal court of the eastern district of South Carolina for admittance to the Hillcrest School for white children in Sumter county.
The colony, which up to now has had its own schools and churches, has been called "as much a mystery to their neighbors as the mound builders," by one historian and no one seems certain of its background.
Members of the colony said they were of Turkish descent and historians refer to a mysterious Ben Ali or Benenhaly as founder of the colony.
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 The Making of the 50 States: South Carolina
workers on the land in South Carolina were indentured servants, who signed contracts to work for a number of years and were then granted their freedom.
Another economic factor during the early days of the colony was that Charleston and points south became trading centers, of both commerce and culture, while northern areas, which were more rural, became farming centers.
The colony offered settlers 50 acres of land for each member of their family, provided food and equipment payments, and waived the land taxes for 10 years.
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 THOMAS BOON Family Genealogy - The South Carolina Colony
The circle at the bottom is the Carolina colony that became Charleston, S.C. Once approved by the King, in 1660, several of the Proprietors (who lived on the island of Barbados) drove the settlement of Carolina.
Charleston, as it came to be known, was the capitol and core settlement of the Carolina colony.
Other growth in the land chartered as Carolina was drive by the expansion of Virginian colonist southward, not by the actions or intent of the King, or of the Council in Charleston.
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 South Carolina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Indians who lived on South Carolina were Iroquois, Siouan, Muskogean, Algonkin, and Yuchi.
The climate at South Carolina is humid sub tropical place except Blue Rigde.
South Carolina had abolitionist which are sorta like Quakers.
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The South Carolina Colony, established in 1670, was encouraging the tribes to trade their Native American prisoners of war which were then sold into slavery.
In 1705, there were complaints from North Carolina that the South Carolina governor's trade in Native American slaves had so angered the tribes that an Indian war was inevitable.
In 1721, a treaty was signed with South Carolina to systematize trade but the most significant condition was the establishment of a fixed boundary between the Cherokee and the colony which was the first land cession made by the Cherokee to the Europeans.
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 Province of North Carolina - Surch
The Province of North Carolina was originally part of the Province of Carolina, which was charted by eight Lords Proprietors.
First settlement of the North Carolina Colony was in 1653, Charles II of England granted the Carolina charter in 1663 for lands south of Virginia Colony and north of Spanish Florida.
The Carolinas were divided into North and South in 1729, when seven of the eight Lords Proprietors sold out (rendering Carolina a crown colony).
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 Avery J. Parker - South Carolina Genealogy
Later, Charles II gave the land to eight nobles, the Lords Proprietors, who ruled over the Carolinas until 1719 when South Carolina was split off from North Carolina and became a British province.
The Battle of the Rice Boats was a battle of the American Revolution that took place in the Savannah River on the border between the Province of Georgia and the Province of South Carolina.
I’m on the second half of South Carolina Counties here, today Jasper and Kershaw saw their updates.
www.southcarolinagenealogy.org   (660 words)

 Boonefamily.org Genealogy - The North Carolina Colony
A charter for another colony in the lands that Lane inhabited, now to be called "Carolina" was issued to Sir Robert Heath in 1623.
he Virginia Colony, by earlier general decree in 1606, (and more specifically in 1607, based on the actual location of Jamestown) had been granted all lands north of 36 degrees, and the southern overlap in ownership would not be resolved until 1728.
The northern extent of Virginia had been modified in 1621, with the placement of a colony in Plymouth, and in 1632, with the grant of territory between those colonies to William Penn, for Pennsylvania.
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 South Carolina
South Carolina, University of - South Carolina, University of, main campus at Columbia; state supported; coeducational; chartered...
South Carolina - South Carolina, state of the SE United States.
The Southern States: Queen of the south: the city that was saved by neglect; Charleston's fine stock of 19th-century buildings is leading a renaissance.
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 Thirteen Colonies - free-definition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Betsy Ross purportedly sewed the first American flag with 13 stars and 13 stripes representing each of the 13 colonies.
Britain held several other colonies in North America and the Caribbean in 1776 which did not join the 13 in their American Revolution against the Crown.
In 1775, the British claimed authority over both the red and pink areas on this map and Spain ruled the orange west of the Mississippi river.
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 South Carolina
Before the first permanent colony in South Carolina, in the 1500's, many other countries tried to settle down but were always unsuccessful due to problems.
And finally in 1629, another country tried to settle in South Carolina, except this time it was the English, Sir Robert Heath received a grant from King Charles I of England for South Carolina, he tried to settle there but it did not last long.
Finally, there is one last native tribe in the South Carolina area, which is the Catawba tribe; these Native Americans never went to war against the colonists.
www.ga.k12.pa.us /Academics/ms/7th/colonialstamp/stwk02/periodB/tomh/tomh.html   (760 words)

 Colony of South Carolina
By 1760, Charleston was one of the richest towns in all of the colonies.
By the end of 1788 South Carolina became the eighth state in America.
I have learned that there were a lot of people who came to South Carolina to settle in the colony.
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 South Carolina State Book Store - History of South Carolina
The South Carolina Colony (The Thirteen Colonies) by Dennis Brindell Fradin
Colonial South Carolina from early settlement to 1788 when, on May 23, it became the eighth state to join the union.
Adopting her keen interest in lively, well-written correspondence, Mary's nine children wrote home frequently as they ventured from their South Carolina plantation to college, postgraduate study, travel in Europe, and service in the Confederate army.
www.netstate.com /states/bkstore/sc_bkhi.htm   (247 words)

 colony.htm   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
King Charles, the first king of England, founded the colony for riches and gold.
The British came to the colony to pay off debts and for religious freedom.
South Carolina was established as a state on May 23, 1788.
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 Africans in America/Part 1/Charles Joyner on the origins of the South Carolina colony
Africans in America/Part 1/Charles Joyner on the origins of the South Carolina colony
Charles Joyner on the origins of the South Carolina colony
But the Barbadians came to South Carolina with a fully developed idea and system of slavery.
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 Amazon.ca: Books: The Colony of South Carolina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
It helped to read the history of "The Colony of North Carolina" before "The Colony of South Carolina" in The Library of the Thirteen Colonies and The Lost Colony series because 1712 the Carolinas were a single colony of the English crown.
Whitehurst details the trouble the colonists had with the governors sent to rule the colony and the fights with the Tuscarora and Yamasee Indians as well as pirates.
The result was that South Carolina became a royal colony.
www.amazon.ca /exec/obidos/ASIN/0823954862   (424 words)

 Oglethorpe State Room. The Oglethorpe State Room is Named in Honor of James Edward Ogelthorpe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
This stateroom is named in honor of James Edward Oglethorpe, humanitarian, Oxford scholar, military general and founder of the English colony of Georgia.
King George II was anxious for the safety of the prominent South Carolina English colony of Charles Towne.
Sophisticated in style with faux rusticated plaster walls and French toile inspired patterns of the past for a peaceful luxurious retreat.
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 Carolina Course Golf Home South   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
North Myrtle Beach attractions South Carolina style at one of the
Carolina Golf Course reviews and features from the Sandhills of North Carolina to the South Carolina Lowcountry...
Crow Creek is a North Carolina golf community located minutes from Myrtle Beach.
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Journal of the Legislative Council of the Colony of New York.
Colonial Justice in Western Massachusetts, 1639-1702: The Pynchon Court Records, an Original Judges' Diary of the Administration of Justice in the Springfield Courts in the Massachusetts Bay Colony.
Records of the Court of Assistants of the Colony of the Massachusetts Bay, 1630-1692.
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 Find in a Library
South Carolina -- History -- Colonial period, ca.
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 the item sumter south carolina
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Volunteer firefighters and a human rights prosecutor said 18 people were killed at a prison south of the capital.
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 South Carolina Bookstore
Record of Deaths in Columbia South Carolina and Elsewhere As Recorded by John Glass 1859-1877
South Carolina Ghosts; From the Coast to the Mountains
South Carolina Politics and Government (Politics and Governments of the American States)
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 IMA Hero: States Books - South Carolina
P Is for Palmetto: A South Carolina Alphabet
South Carolina: Facts and Symbols (States and Their Symbols)
The Colony of South Carolina (The Thirteen Colonies and the Lost Colony)
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 Table of contents for The South Carolina colony   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Table of contents for The South Carolina colony / by Susan E. Haberle.
Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog.
Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding.
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 SC Colony 1716 1783   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The following is a alphabetized by last name for the Colony of South Carolina Compiled by: Paul R. Sarrett, Jr.
Colony of South Carolina Compiled by: Paul R. Sarrett, Jr.
BOYER, Jeanne Urbaine 1743 Colony, SC Resident Purrysburgh
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