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Why was South Carolina named South Carolina?

South Carolina was named South Carolina because of King Charles The Second. His name in Latin was Carolas. They changed it to Carolina. The original colony was the Carolin (MORE)

Why were North Carolina and South Carolina founded?

Eight English Noblemen were assigned rights to the Province of  Carolina. These eight Lords Proprietor set about colonizing  Carolina and designing laws. The settlers did no (MORE)

When did South Carolina separate from North Carolina?

They divided in 1712. Carolina began as a proprietary colony, that is, one owned and operated by private individuals instead of the government. In the case of Carolina these (MORE)

Will it snow in greenville North Carolina?

Yes, eventually. The eastern part of the state where Greenville is located does not get as much snow as the piedmont or mountain sections, but does have a history of rather de (MORE)