Ponsonby, Charley: Naturalization Record, Petersburg City
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No. 2099837 To be given to the person Naturalized. THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA CERTIFICATE OF NATURALIZATION Petition, Volume 7, Number 1457 Description of holder, Age, 26 years; height 5 feet, 5 inches; color, white; complexion, ruddy; color of eyes, grey; color of hair, brown; visible, distinguishing marks, tatoo L. Arm. Name, age, and place of residence of wife "[blank]" (strike through words referring to wife if husband was naturalized AFTER September 22, 1922.) Names, ages, and places of residence of minor children (strike through words referring to children if holder of this certificate is a married woman.) ORIGINAL State of Virginia, City of Petersburg,} SS: (Signature of holder.) Be it remembered, that Charley Ponsonby, then residing at number Co. D. 2. Div. Bu. 155, D.B. Street, City Town of Camp Lee, Virginia, State of Virginia, who previous to his her naturalization was a citizen of Great Britain, having applied to be admitted a citizen of the United States of America pursuant to law, and, at a "[blank]" term of the Corporation, Court of Petersburg, held at Petersburg, Va., on the 16th day of August, in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred and eighteen, the court having found that the petitioner had resided continuously within the United States immediately preceding the date of the filing of his her petition and that said petitioner intends to reside permanently in the United States had in all respects complied with the law in relation thereto and that he was entitled to be so admitted it was thereupon ordered by the said court that he be admitted as a citizen of the United States of America. In testimony whereof the seal of said court is hereunto affixed on the "[blank]" day of "[blank]" in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred and twenty-four and of our Independence the one hundred and forty-eighth. *NOTE. Under act of September 22, 1922, husband's naturalization does not make wife a citizen (Official character of attestor.) DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Issued in lieu of certificate #1067018