GROUP NAME

WHERE

DATE

WHERE IN NC

WHY

SCOTS-IRISH

Northen Ireland

1600

Orange County

Because they wanted religious freedom and new land

GERMANS

Pennsylvania

1690

Rowan and Cabarrus county

New homes

ENGLISH QUAKERS

Pennsylvania

1760

Hillsborough

They revelled against some English sustons

AFRICAN SLAVES

Northern Ireland
1747
western part of North Carolina
Because they moved with their masters

THE MORAVIANS

Moravia
1752
Salem
Religious Freedom

HIGHLAND SCOTS

Britian
1770
Sandhills
victims of a revellion against the British

NATIVE AMERICANS

Asia
1760
South Carolina Line
They followed the mamoths