South Carolina

By Carrie and Melanie


Information about Colonial SC

Location - Southern Region, Climate was very warm and Subtropical.

Economic Opportunities- They had natural resources such as fish, forests, and good agricultural land. Plantations in the southern colonies grew things such as cotton,tobacco, rice, sugar, and indigo.

Religion- It was not dominated by a specific religion so many different religions including baptists and angelicans settled there.

History - North Carolina and South Carolina used to be one state until they split in 1712. It was founded in 1712 by eight English Nobles. It was founded because North Carolina and South Carolina split up.

Government - Royal Colony