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Barrett, Richard: Naturalization Record, Norfolk County

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Virginia At a Court held for Bedford County at the Court house the 24 day of January one thousand eight hundred and fifty three Richard Barrett a native of the county of Cork in the Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, This day declared on oath that it is bona fide his intention to become a citizen of the United States of America and to renounce forever, all allegiance and fidelity to the Queen of Great Britain and Ireland and to every other foreign price, potentate state or sovereignty whatever A Copy Teste A. A. Aitkin Clk

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