Irish immigration

By:Samantha Delgado-Gomez

Where did they came from?

  • The Irish cam from of course Ireland

This is the Irish flag

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Map of Origin

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Push factors

  • The battle of Kinsale
  • potato famine
  • Got denied both education and political representation

Map of where they settled

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IF THE PICTURE DOESN'T SHOW WHERE THEY SETTLED DON'T PANIC!

They mostly settled in San Patricio and Refugio which are located on the east coast of Texas

Pull factors

  • Fortune
  • Education
  • New life

FOODS!

IMPORTANT PEOPLE ALERT!

CULTURAL STUFF! (Cultural Highlights)

Cultural influences

  • St. Patrick's day is now celebrated in Texas
  • Wearing green

Is Texas better off today due to immigration?

Texas is better with immigration because...

  • We get to more culture other than Texas/American culture. Example: Tex-mex
  • Texas gets diverse. Example: Here in Coppell

Photos/ Bibliography

Irish flag-Flag of Ireland. Illustration. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 4 Feb 2016.

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Map of origin-Map of Ireland. Illustration. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 4 Feb 2016.

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Map of Texas-Texas. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 4 Feb 2016.

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Boxty-Kate, Chef. "Boxty Recipe - Food.com." Boxty Recipe - Food.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 04 Feb. 2016. <http://www.food.com/recipe/boxty-138744>.


Irish soda bread-Irish Soda Bread. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 4 Feb 2016.

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Barm Brack-Johnson, Margaret M. "Toasting Halloween with Traditional Irish Barmbrack." - The Wild Geese. Margaret M. Johnson, 21 Oct. 2014. Web. 04 Feb. 2016. <http://thewildgeese.irish/profiles/blogs/happy-halloween>.


Stephen F. Austin-Stephen F Austin. Photographer. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 4 Feb 2016.

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James McMullen-"James McGloin." , Born 1873. N.p., n.d. Web. 04 Feb. 2016. <http://www.ancestry.com/genealogy/records/james-mcgloin_30903580>.


St. Patrick's day parade-ST. PATRICK'S PARADE, 1874. - St. Patrick's Day parade in New York City. Lithograph, American, 1874.. Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 4 Feb 2016.

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Literature and music-Clones Music Festival, County Monaghan, Ireland.. Photograph. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 4 Feb 2016.

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Sports-Gaelic football pitch. Photograph. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 4 Feb 2016.

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