The first permanent settlement in what is now north-carolina, can not be traced to an earlier date than 1656.
This is an instance of humanity in the north-carolina code worthy of special note.
State in the southeastern United States bordered by Virginia to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the east, South Carolina and Georgia to the south, and Tennessee to the west. Its capital is Raleigh, and its largest city is Charlotte.
Note: One of the thirteen colonies.
Note: One of the Confederate states during the Civil War.