By: Quianna Parker
The germans are getting ready to get on the boat
The germans are on the boat heading to the United States
Graph of immigration for the germans
Facts on Germans
About the Germans
How did the germans get to United States? How many came? Why they came?
What U.S immigration laws or policies were in effect at the time of the group's migration?
The U.S immigration policy was to distorts the larger reality.United States is distinct from other overseas nations of European origin where immigration remained largely governed by the imperial governments or, in the case of the precociously independent South American states, hardly governed at all.They actively recruited those considered most suitable, kept out undesirables, stimulated new immigration flows from untapped sources, imported labor.
How did the United States treat the Germans?
Where the Germans Settled
Rhineland founded the city of Germantown, the first recorded German settlement in the English colonies.
By 1710, German immigration to Pennsylvania increased significantly.
Between 1727 and 1775, approximately 65,000 Germans landed in Philadelphia and settled in the region while some German immigrants landed in other ports and moved to Pennsylvania.
The largest wave of German immigration to Pennsylvania occurred
during the years 1749-1754 but tapered off during the French and Indian Wars and after the American Revolution.