|Dates: 1712 to 1716
Location Met: Charles Town
|On February 21, 1710/11, the Lords Proprietors
issued a commission and instructions to the next governor of
South Carolina, Charles Craven, brother
of the Palatine, William Craven, 2nd Baron Craven. However, he
did not arrive in Charles Town until 1712.
|His Executive Council was composed of Thomas
Broughton, Ralph Izard, Charles Hart, Samuel Eveleigh, and Arthur
Middleton, &c., all men of considerable property and experience
in provincial affairs.
|On March 27, 1713, a letter from the Lords Proprietors
identify Nicholas Trott as Chief Justice in South Carolina at
this point in time.
|On April 20, 1714, the Lords Proprietors issued
a commission to Henroydah English as the Surveyor General of
|On May 5, 1714, the Lords Proprietors issued
a commission and instructions to Edward Brocke as Naval Officer
of South Carolina.
|On July 27, 1714, Sir John Colleton appointed
Nicholas Trott as his Deputy in South Carolina.
|On April 11, 1715, the Lords Proprietors patented
William Hodgson as a Cassique and a Landgrave.
|On April 25, 1716, Governor Charles Craven appointed
Robert Daniell as Deputy Governor and left South Carolina for
London, never to return.
|This Author has not found any records of the
Executive Council under Governor Charles Craven. If any become
available, summaries will be provided herein.