German Americans

by Braxton

They left there country because they wanted religious freedom. They brought over the Christmas tree. Carl Schurz was the first secretary of the unaided states.They had large families up to 10 kids. German kids had only 1 or 2 toys. About 200,000 Germans immigrated in 1683 and 1800.


1 cup white shuger 4 cups flour 1 cup shortening 1ts ground ginger 1 cup honey 2 eggs 1ts vanilla extract 1ts baking soda.