Immigration to Texas

France

About the Country

The push of France is that they had problems with religious persecution. The French Indian war, which spanned across part of the period in which France was also fighting disease and poverty. They needed cheap, and a better land. The French settled in TX, Castroville. The years of settlement was on 1816-1846. The significant Immigrants to Texas was Henry Castro.

Foods

These are some foods that the French people eat. The Truffles called "black diamonds," black truffls are one of the most famous food in France. Favorite dishes are steak with fries or roast chicken with vegetables.

Holidays

French people celebrate Good Friday and St. Stephen’s Day. They also celebrate Easter Monday, New Year's Day.