By: Leidi Villa-G.
North Carolina Colony
FACTS ABOUT NC
2. Major town/ city: Raleigh
3. In 1691 the land assumed the name North Carolina
4. In 1712 North Carolina becomes a royal English colony
5. The North Carolina Colony became a state on November 21, 1789.
6. In 1653 Nathaniel B. becomes the earliest permanent settler in North Carolina
7. By 1775 North Carolina was governed as a Royal Colony.
8. Natural Resources: Fish, forest and good agricultural land.
9. Religion: Not dominated by a specific religion which gave way to religious freedom for Baptists, Anglicans and others.
10. Economic and Trade: Concentrated on agriculture and developed the plantations exporting tobacco, COTTON, corn vegetables, grain fruit and livestock.