The Carolina Colony

Kristin Chance

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Pros of Moving to the Carolina Colony

  • Free to worship anything you want

  • Democratic government

  • Women were the most hard working

  • Cape Fear RIver

  • Good Soil for Farming

  • Timber

  • Clay

  • Indigo

  • Cotton-wool

  • Deer and Wild Turkeys were good for hunting

  • Sturgeon, Salmon, Bass, Plaice, Trout, and Spanish Mackrill

  • Tobacco

  • Lime-trees

  • Orange

  • Lemon

  • Indian-corn

  • Apples

  • Pears

  • No earthquakes

Cons of Moving to the Carolina Colony

  • Not a lot of men for the women to marry
  • The planters were lazy

  • Winter is cold

Source #1

A Brief Description of the Province of Carolina

Source #2

The present state of Carolina [people, climate]

Source #3

A German immigrant writes home