What is an Anglo and Where do Anglo Americans come from?

Technically, an Anglo American or Anglo is an American descended from the Anglo-Saxon peoples of England.

But Hispanics use the term more broadly, for any white, English-speaking American not of Hispanic descent.

As of 1990, 25.8 percent of California’s population and 25.5 percent of Texas’s were Hispanic Americans.

what is an anglo and where do anglo americans come from
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