Immigration to Texas

Germany

Push/Pull Factors

Push- Economy was suffering, unsuccessful farms, discrimination.


Pull- Aid societies, help with funding, and chain migration

Area settled in Texas

They settled in the German area containing of Galveston, and Houston.

Years of Settlement

1831, 1840, 1880

Foods

Baden

Bavaria

Swabia

Significant immigrants

David M Kennedy

Charlotte L Brancaforte

Johann Friedrich Ernst

Customs/Holidays

Christmas

Easter

German Unification Day