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SC History Test 9/27/13
|Native Americans didn't make good slaves because....
|It was easy for them to escape and not use to cultivating the land.
|Indentured Servants ?
|didn't provide enough labor
|African americans brought their knowledge of cattle herding and rice.
|some hired out slaves if they had a special talent.
|combination of English and African
|blacks outnumbered whites, near coast, most plantations, wealthy
|majority whites, bigger population (Scottish/Irish), few slaves little education
|vigilantes, lots of criminals moved to the upcountry abused the rights of innocents
|Circuit Court Act Of 1769
|stopped the regulators, divided SC into 7 districts, court house, jail, and sheriff
|Problems in SC?
|Spanish in Florida were attacking Yemasse were attacking Pirates attacked the coast
|Lords proprietors too far away, weren't protecting or providing money, turned to king of England he split NC & Sc
|Extra money for rice
|Georgia protected Sc from Spanish FL
|Spanish promised freedom to flordia escape. slave owners were cruel to slaves. many slaves and settlers were killed. slave revolt was unsuccessful.
|harsher punishments Slaves needed white supervision Slaves = no weapons couldn't earn money
|few in sc freed by will of owner, faithfulness, slave mistresses
|had to leave within 6 months or be reslaved. moved to urban areas
|SC natural resources
|deerskin, pine forests (naval stores), fertile land.
|1st-rice Carolina gold 2nd- Indigo blue dye
|export more than you import. colonies made money for England.
|Sc, raw materials to manufactured goods sent to Britain
|passed because bitian was being left out of trade. sc planters had a secure market but were given an advantage.
|Coast of West Africa to Sc caotured by English traveled middle passage. sold at auctions