Maher, John: Naturalization Record, Norfolk County
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I, John Maher in order to become a citizen of the United States, make the following report of myself to the County Court of Norfolk County. I report that I was born in Ireland, Limerick Co. on the 16th of November 1829 being now in the 27 year of my age; that I am a subject of Her Majesty Victoria Queen of Great Britain owing allegiance to that monarch, and none other; that I migrated from Ireland to the United States in the year 1853, and that I intend to settle myself in the Town of Portsmouth, in the State of Virginia, one of the United States. Given under my hand this 20th day of September, 1856. John Maher