Immigration to Texas

Ireland

About the Country

Irish people had came to Texas due to over crowding, lack of land. They also came for economic conditions. Most of the Irish settle in south central Texas from 1767 to 1841. Some Irish people fought in the battle of the Alamo and died. some of the Irish immigrants were Hugo Oconor. Another immigrant from Ireland was. James Mcgloin. John McMullen was also an immigrant as well.

Foods

In Ireland, people like to eat boiled pig's feet which isn't as gross as you think. The Irish also cook many different types of stew. The Irish also like to eat barmbrack, a type of bread loaf.
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Customs/Holidays

A famous holiday that was born in Ireland was known as Saint Patrick's day. Ireland even celebrates a holiday about a month known as Mayday. Something similar to Saint Patrick's day is Saint Stephen's day.
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