South Carolina Explorers
by Anna Beare
De Soto, Rebault, Pardo, Hilton, Woodward
Areas Hernando De Soto Explored
De Soto explored Nicagua in 1524. He also explored Mexico City, Georgia, Tennessee, and Alabama in 1539 to the early 1540s. Hernando De Soto explored Peru in Jan. 1531. De Soto also explored Florida.
Hernando De Soto's Accomplishments
Hernando De Soto helped defeat the Inca empire. He also was the first explorer to explore Florida.