Immigration To Texas

Czech Republic

About the Country

Many Reasons the Czechs came are cheap land,Political gain ,New towns to ply trade ,Overcrowding in Europe,Religious and Political issues in Europe,And to get away from their monarchy.Area they settled in Texas were Wharton,Victoria,Fort Bend.There Years of settlement were 1851 to 1940.Many famous immigrants are Carl postl ,Anthony m. Dignowity,Josef Arnost Bergman

Czech Holidays

Liberation Day -Similar to Independence Day

Jan Hus Day -John Hus's death that sparked the Hussite war

Methodus Day-public day of rest