IMMIGRATION to TEXAS

France

About the country

France came to Texas for better political and economic conditions.They contributed to the state in expanding the frontier and to encourage culture development . France began to come in 1842 but the immigration failed. Then in 1843 they tried and succeed the immigration. Snider de Pellegrini lead the first immigration to Texas . When the French started to come to Texas in 1842 they settled in were is now known as present day Dallas. Henri Castro founded castroville.

Holidays

December 25. Christmas Day.(Noel)

November 11. Armistice Day.( jour d'armisticel )

The 14th of July (Bastille day) (Fe'te Nationale)