North Carolina Colonial Times
Find out the story behind north carolina
In the beginning
The first settlement North Carolina was in 1653. North Carolina was one of the first colonies to be founded in the United states. A man named Hernando de soto who was the first man to walk on North Carolina soil. North Carolina got its name from the Latin name carolsus witch means Charles as in King Charles IX.
Some facts about colonial North Carolina
The capital of North Carolina is Raleigh. About 93% of people in North Carolina I. Colonial times are white and the other 3% is Hispanic, black people, and some others.they harvested corn, cotton, tobacco, and live stock as in cows pigs and more.
Interesting things about North Carolina
North Carolina was one the states that aloud slavery. North Carolina actually did not become a real state until November 21st 1789. in north Carolina there were people included pirates, Indians, and others. North Carolina's nickname is Tar Heel state. There song is called old north state
North Carolina state bird, animal, food, drink, and more
State animal: Gray squirrel.
State bird: Cardinal
State food: Blue berry
State drink: Milk
State tree: Pine tree
State flower: Dogwood