Irwin, William: Naturalization Record, Norfolk County
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I William Irwin make the following report of myself to the County Court of law for the County of Norfolk, in the state of Virginia, that is to say, I report that I was born in the County of Donegal, Parish of Tolly in that part of Great Brittain called Ireland, on the 17 day of November 1826, being now in the 25 year of my age; that I am a subject of the Queen of Great Brittain, owing allegiance to that monach and none other, that I migrated from Ireland to the United States on the __ day of June 1839 or 1840; and that I intend to settle myself in the State of Virginia one of the United States; and that it is bona fide my 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 whatsoever, particularly to Queen Victoria the first, Queen of the Kingdom of Great Brittain. Given under my hand this 17 day of November in the year 1851 William Irwin