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Levy, Max: Naturalization Record, Portsmouth City

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STATE OF VIRGINIA. At the Court of Hustings for the City of Portsmouth, held on the [blank] day of [blank] 18 [blank], [blank] an alien, who has lately arrived in the United States, and is desirous of being naturalized a citizen thereof, this day appeared in Court, and in pursuance of the Act of Congress made a report of himself, which report is in the following words, to wit: I, Max Levy, 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 report that I was born in Posin, Germany on the 23d Dec.1839 being now in the 46 year of my age; that I am a subject of William 1, King of Prussia owing allegiance to that monarch, and none other; that I migrated from Prussia to the United States in the year 1865, and that I intend to settle myself in the City of Portsmouth, in the State of Virginia, one of the United States. Given under my hand this 5 day of June 1884 Max Levy And the said Max Levy declares on oath 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 to William King of Prussia