Immigration to Texas


About the country

The Africans went through a lot such as over population, high taxes, and low wages. As the Africans progressed to Texas most entered as slaves. Because they wanted land, they came to Texas. The majority of them settled the forks of the Midland Valley,Frisco and Missouri, Kansas and Texas railroads within the years of 1836-1945. Names of significant immigrants to Texas are Pompeo Compini, Joe Grasso, and Josephine Luchese.