Brown

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


STATE OF INDIANA
County of Shelby:SS.

            Be it Known, that on the fifth day of October A.D., 1852, personally appeared in the Shelby Circuit Court, before the Clerk thereof,  Thomas Brown  an alien, and reports himself for Naturalization, and being duly sworn on oath declares that he is a native of Ireland, aged about 30 years, and owes allegiance to the Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland that he emigrated thence, embarked at Liverpool, England and arrived at New Orleans in the United States, on the 24th day of November A.D., 1849 and that it is bona fide his intention to reside in and become A CITIZEN OF THE UNITED STATES, and to renounce forever ALL ALLEGIANCE AND RIDELITY to every Foreign Prince, Potentate, State of Sovereignty whatever; and particularly to Victoria Queen of Great Britain and Ireland.

            Sworn and subscribed the fifth day of October 1852.

            In Testimony Whereof, I Jacob Vernon, Clerk of the Shelby Circuit Court, hereunto set my name and Seal of Said Court the above date.

J. Vernon, Clerk

Transcribed by Linda Bianchi

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