Early Citizenship Records
- I just "re-discovered" a pamphlet I have, called "The Czech Texans".
It's part of a series that UT put out in 1972, dealing with the
different ethnic groups that make up Texas. I don't know if it's still
available, but I highly recommend it anyone interested in Czech history
here in Texas.
One of the things it brings out is a settler named Anthony Michael
Dignowity, who immigrated in Oct 1832, to New York, then on to San
Antonio, via Mississippi.
Anyone have an earlier czech immigration to Texas? I was just wondering
who the first one was.
It goes on to talk about many other early settlers, the early
settlements, and townships, newspapers, and organizations, and many old
Title: The Texians and the Texans, THE CZECH TEXANS
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