Eliza lucas was born in Antigua in thec west indies in 1722 and is the oldest out of 4our children
Her father geogre lucas moved eliza famliy to a british colony hopeing the climate was goog for her mother health needs
when they was there her dad brought serval plantations near chalston he brought one acres of land near wappo creak
eliza dad letters encouraged her to look into differint types corps witch might export outof state.
eliza consider to plant indango as one of the corps
another successfully devloping a strain of the plant that grew well in SC. eliza needed help finding away to produce the dye in the form cakes the had became the second important corp next to rice in the coloines