The beginning is about the house’s original owner, Paul de St. Julien’s family, and their French Huguenot origins. They moved to Charleston, S.C. to escape religious and political persecution, when King Louis XIV overturned the Edict of Nantes. Tim Drake, a Ravenel family descendant, talks about who the French Huguenots were, and how the Huguenot movement first got started in France.
- 4.1 Demonstrate an understanding of the settlement and colonization of North America, including South Carolina, between 16001730.
- 8.1 Demonstrate an understanding of the development of South Carolina during the settlement and colonization of North America in the period of 1500 1756.
- 3.5 Demonstrate an understanding of how and why humans have explored and migrated across Earth.