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Petition of Citizenship, Court of Common Pleas, County of Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, by John Kehoe, S...
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Petition of Citizenship, Court of Common Pleas, County of Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, by John Kehoe, September 11, 1865.
11 January 2014
ACHS Historic Papers Molly Maguires
Kehoe, John, 1837-1878.
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of |The Petition of - “en nanan ae To the Honorable th Judges of the Conrt of Comik a nate Respec tally nes vative of THAT your petitioner is a free white person, and an a of the United States of America; that he has resided wit ‘fen, and is desirous of b preceding his arriving at the age of twenty-one. yéars, and nyin the, United States three, “Citizen time: that including | the aforesaid three yoarshbf his aninors S Continnod ta VTEC Years next info eth: “——unilerthe™ jatistiction of ‘the Unitda States, five years and “Upwards ; that your petitioner has been, ‘during all that time, attached to the principles of the Col istitution of the United States, and well- disposed to the good order and happiness of the same; and ‘that it has been bona fide his intention to become a Citizen thereof. Your petitioner therefore prays your honorable Court, that upén taking proof of all matters and things set forth in his petition and complying with the requisitions of the acts of Congress on this subject, he may be admitted fo, become a Crrizen oF THp-UNrreD Glew foe fhe a KE, a the: inited Kiahoe/ being duly eve oe 2 doth say that the above- Anes with whom this a fe deponent i is well acquainted, has resided within Ke la dno and under the jurisdiction of the United States, for three years next prece eding his arriving at the age of tw enty-one years, and has continued to Aeside therein yntilZhis time ; that including the said three years of the minurity of the said fe bobo PL. he, the said Oe. Stee. S, 1s resided within the United States five years and upwards; that during the last taree years there- / A of }h has been, to the best of the deponent’s knowledge and belief, the bona fide intention of the said - - to become a Citizen of the United States; that during St all that time he. the said j has behaved himself as a man of good moral character, attached to the principles of the Constitution of the United States, and well- disposed to the good order and happiness of the same. and subscribed in open Court, this Ai4«, day of Qeplival . D., 186.97 2 Prothonotary. PENNSYLVANIA Mian Schuylkill County, 38: . § 8 St Remembered, Chat at a Court of Camaon leas, held at Pottsville, in and for whe. Vounty- of Schuyihilh, cds yp O in the year ofour Lord one thousand eight hundred and sa personally appeared before the said Court, who upon his solemn On 2h. did depose and say, that he is a native of Eck, vz now residing in the County of Schuylkill, aged -Z years, or thereabouts, and that it is his bona fide intention to become a CITIZEN OF THE UNITED STATES, and to renounce for- ever all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign Prince, tate, State and rn owen whatsoever, and particularly to Otbhprcn of peat lh ita. +Drely, ot of whom he was before a subject. and subscribed in open Court, vo GE. ye wt day of GefLnvted. D.. 1865 Ch aw GE Prothonotary. I, BL a ‘ the Monnet petitioner, do, on my solemn declare that the contents of my petition are true ; that I will support the Consti- tution of the United States; that I do hereby renounce and relinquish any title or order of nobility, to which I am, or hereafter may be entitled; and that I do absolutely and entirely renounce and ab- jure all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign Prince, Potentate, State and Sovereignty whatsoever; and > puticularly to Ve@ah reer Qerervof Dretet | Barteria eve Grelancle of whom I was before a subject. : i i (Geer and subscribed i in open Court, this, Hijo ; Jf day of Ae ys Prothonotary. THE FOREGOIN G PROCERDIN, & HAD, ..thie. said Cait Court thereupon admitted the said Bue to become a Crrizen or THE Usirep Srares. IN TESTIMONY WHERUEOF, I have hereunto set my Hang and affixeil the Seal of said Court, at Pottsville, this day of Yilinrrper in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and ‘ot and of the Sovereignty gnd Independence of the United Statés ape thy ¢ 4 Tl 70 Prothenotary.