Cosgrove, Peter: Naturalization Record, Portsmouth City
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I Peter Cosgrove in order to become a citizen of the United States make the following report of myself - to the court of Hustings for the City of Portsmouth I was born in Ireland on the [blank] day of [blank] 1832 being now in the 38th year of my age, that I am now a subject of the English Government owing allegiance to the Queen of England and none other, that I immigrated from Ireland to the United States on the year 1853 or thereabouts and I intend to settle myself in the City of Portsmouth state of Virginia, one of the United States. Given under my hand this 10 day of May 1870. Peter Cosgrove his x mark Witness A.S. Watts [order?] 73 [noti?]