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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_of_the_Regulation

The War of the Regulation or the Regulator Movement was an uprising in the British North ... They were joined by new Scots-Irish immigrants, who populated the ... regions of North Carolina, mostly unaffected by the issues with local sheriffs .

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Appalachia

Appalachia is a cultural region in the Eastern United States that stretches from the Southern ... When the Commission was established, counties were added based on ... Kentucky, Virginia, Tennessee, North Carolina, and Georgia, and a greater ... backcountry immigrants were Ulster Scots—later known as "Scotch- Irish"— ...

www.answers.com/Q/Why_were_the_Scots-Irish_successful_in_the_Carolina_Piedmont

The Piedmont Triad, Triad, or North Carolina Triad is a region of the U.S. state of North Carolina in the Piedmont that consists of the area centered around the ...

www.answers.com/Q/Why_were_the_Scots-Irish_successful_in_the_Piedmont

Why were the Scots-Irish successful in the Carolina Piedmont? ... What is the Irish word for successful? ... Were the Irish successful in their Easter Rising? Yes.

www.ncpedia.org/history/colonial/piedmont

North Carolina settlers from Europe or of European descent remained mostly in the ... Early Piedmont settlers were primarily Scotch- Irish and German people who .... Their efforts proved successful, and by 1760 Piedmont settlers were sending ...

www.carolana.com/NC/Royal_Colony/nc_royal_colony_scots_irish.html

The Scots-Irish Settlers During the Royal Period (1729 to 1775) ... South Carolina , and the Piedmont up to the Appalachian mountains in North Carolina. ... In the seventeenth century a large amount of the Irish immigrants were situated in the ...

www.learnnc.org/lp/pages/2032

The Highland Scots are unique in the way they moved in large, organized groups ... Highlanders were encouraged to settle in colonial North Carolina by royal ...

homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mcclell2/homepage/migrate.htm

There were five great waves of emigration, with a lesser flow in the intervening years. .... the Valley of Virginia, and the Carolina Piedmont, however, Scotch-Irish  ...

www.dalhousielodge.org/Thesis/scotstonc.htm

Colonial North Carolina had three geographic regions: the Coastal Plain, the ... The Scotch-Irish were Protestant, as compared to the smaller number of Irish in .... Many successful settlers sent funds back to the old country to enable family ...