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Sheehy, Edward: Naturalization Record, Arlington County

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United States of America. {seal} District of Columbia, to wit: I, Edmund I. Lee, Clerk of the United States Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, for the county of Alexandria, DO HEREBY CERTIFY, That at a Court continued and held for the District and County aforesaid, the 26th day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty one and of the independence of the United States of America, the forty fifth Edward Sheehy of the County of Tiperara in Ireland came personally before the said Court , and made oath in due form of law that it is bona fide his intention to become a citizen of the United States, and to renounce forever all allegiance and fidelity to any Foreign Prince, Potentate, State or Sovereignty whatever, and particularly the King of the United Kingdoms of Great Britain and Ireland. which is ordered to be recorded and certified. IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the public seal of my office, this 26 day of May in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and twenty one. Edmund I. Lee C.C.