What prompted the massive immigration of the Irish to America?
What was the largest group of white non-English immigrants to come to America during the 1700s?
Asked in History of Judaism
When the Irish wave of Jews went to America what was their first stop?
The Irish Jews were such a small population (<1,000 people) that there really was no wave of Irish Jewish immigration to America. Additionally, since most Irish Jews lived in the cities, they were not subject (as strongly) to the Irish Potato Famine, which was responsible for the largest percentage of Irish immigration to the US.
Asked in Manufacturing
What was a reason that American cotton production expanded between 1820 and 1860?
What was the primary reason for Irish immigration to America?
What are some push factors that led to Irish immigration in America?
Asked in Authors, Poets, and Playwrights
What has the author Richard K MacMaster written?
Richard K. MacMaster has written: 'Scotch-Irish merchants in colonial America' -- subject(s): Emigration and immigration, Merchants, Flax industry, Scots-Irish, History 'Scotch-Irish merchants in colonial America' -- subject(s): Emigration and immigration, Merchants, Flax industry, Scots-Irish, History 'Elizabethtown' -- subject(s): History 'The History of Hardy County, 1786-1986' -- subject(s): History