Gains, Alexander H.: Naturalization Record, Norfolk County
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I Alexander H Gains in order to become a citizen of the United States do make the following report of myself to the County Court of Norfolk County - I report that I was born in the City of Waterford Ireland in the year eighteen hundred and eighteen being now in the thirty fifth year of my age : that I am as subject of the Queen of Great Britain owing allegiance to that monarch and none other : that I migrated from Ireland to the United States in the year eighteen hundred and forty and that I intend to settle myself in the county of Norfolk in the state of Virginia one of the United States. Given under my hand this 16th day of August in the year eighteen hundred and fifty two Alex H Gains