United States Naturalization Declarations
George W. Richardson
Meigs County, Ohio
20th December, 1826
Court of Common Plea vol. 3 p.31-32
George Richardson a native of England appeared in open court for oath delcares that he was born in the city of London in England and within the dominions of the King of Great Britain, that he sailed from Glasgow in Scotland in the month of June AD that he is forty four years of age, that it is his bona fide intention to become a citizen of the United States and he doth hereby forever renounce all allegiance and fidelity to every foreign Prince Potentiate and Sovereignty whatever particularly to George the Fourth, King of Great Britain of which he has been a citizen.
Declared in open court this 20th day of December AD 1826 Sworn and subscribed in open court.
Signed George Richardson
September Term, 1829
Court of Common Pleas
Belmont County, Ohio
Came into Court Joseph Kettlewell an alien, a native of England, and subject of the King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and being duly sworn in open Court, on his solemn oath declare that it is bona fide his intention to become a citizen of the United States, and to renounce and abjure forever all allegiance and fidelity to every foreign prince potentiate state or sovereignty whatever, and particularly to George the 4th King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland whereof he is a subject.