You must learn Spanish and become a catholic also if you dont follow these rules we'll ban "slavery"
we're closing our borders so we can stop further immigration
Mexico wanted to increase settlement. Stephen F Austin brought 300 families to mexico then was made the leader to Americans for his success.
Mexico encouraged Americans to settle in Texas. Before long, the Americans outnumbered the Tejanos. Tensions with Mexico developed When Americans refused to follow the rules which were to become catholic and learn Spanish, a lot of Americans brought slaves which mexico threatened to ban .
In 1830 mexico issued a decree, closing its borders to further immigration In Texas Territory.