Immigration to Texas

Ireland

about the country

In 1767 The irish were the first to the spanish ruled texas.They came to texas in search of a better life with good land and high income. many settled in stephen f austins or de leons colony.The first irish immigrant was hugo oconor and another was philip nolan.
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foods

the food at the top is called bangers and mash its a sausages served with mashed potatos. the big picture is irish brown bread its a classic brown bread made diffrently to give a diffrent flavor.the bottom picture is irish stew containing items like fish and other meals.
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holidays

the top picture shows capodanno a holiday which celebrates the beginning of a new year.the second picture shows festa della liberazoine a holiday that celberates the end of world war 2 and the end of nazi occupation in ireland.and the third picture is saint patricks day the deathday of commonly reconignised patron saint of ireland.