Immagration By s-dprince Period: Jan 17, 1885 to Oct 21, 1898 timespan Jan 26, 1885 Moved to America I Olaf Aliiger moved to America because the work was bad here in Ireland and the money and payments were also bad. Feb 13, 1885 Started to work The work here great with lots of paying jobs and hours and i am making alot of new friends along the way. Jun 18, 1887 I got my own land I just got my own land and it is wide open, it has good crops, and it has good food on it to. Sep 29, 1889 I moved tot he west The west has better weather, more job oppurtunities, and lots of free open land also. Dec 2, 1891 I got robbed and I lost 1 years worth of pay I just got robbed and all of my money is gone and I cant buy anything now. Oct 7, 1898 I got my money back and settled in California My money was just restored and I settled in California because it has my own land, crops, and i can afford it to.