Immigration to Texas

Italy

About country

Italy people came from very poor villages. the Italians migrated to Texas because of need in money and land. War of independence made Italians migrate to Texas too. Italians migrated into Texas in 1880 in new Orleans. Others migrated around the gulf coast. Sam Houston was one of the most important people that was migrating into Texas from Italy.

Holidays\Customs

Italians celebrate Christmas and New years like the American people. some holidays that are known in Italy are Satumalia and Eplphary. Satumalia is celebrated on December 17 known as a roman holiday.