How was Thanksgiving made?
The town of Shamrock invented Thanksgiving. One day Thomas
Shambree said thank you to everyone in his town and arranged a
special dinner. They had peas, mashed potatoes, gravy, and the main
course turkey. They did it hte next year, and the next and soon
named it Thanksgiving.
When did Thanksgiving become a National Holiday and who made the Proclamation that made it a national holiday?
Several Presidents, including George Washington, made one-time Thanksgiving holidays. . Although the demand for making it a regular national holiday came in from various quarters, but of little impact. In 1827, Mrs. Sarah Joseph Hale began lobbying. several Presidents for the proclamation of Thanksgiving as a national holiday. It didn't see success until 1863 when Abraham Lincoln finally made it a national holiday with his 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation. Several Presidents, including George Washington, made one-time…