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Burns, Thomas: Naturalization Record, Arlington County

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Alexandria County, to wit Personally appeared before me the subscriber Justice of the peace for the County aforesaid, Edgar Saunders & Edmund Burchell citizens of the United States and made oath in due form of law that Thomas Burns has resided within the United States five years last past and one year last past within the District of Columbia, without being at any time during the said five years a resident out of the territory of the United States, and that during that time he has behaved as a man of good moral character, attached to the principles of the Constitution of the United States, and well disposed to the good order and happiness of the same. Given under my hand this 11 day of May 1840 Newton [Keene?]