Source: TSL&A Microfilm #11
Sumner County Circuit Court Minutes
Feb 1893 - Jun 1897
Transcribed by Jan J.
November 3, 1894
State of Tennessee
I Michael J. Catter do hereby declare upon the Holy Evangelist of Almighty God that it is my bonified intention to become a citizen of the United States of America and to renounce forever all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign Prince Potentate State or Sovereignty and to renounce forever all allegiance and fidelity to the Queen or King of England Scotland Ireland and the Brittish Colonies and to the State Kingdom Sovereignty of Great Britton of which Kingdom I am at this time a subject having been born in County Kerry Ireland in the year 1869, March 19th and having arrived in the United States on the 27th day of July 1887.
This Nov. 1st 1894 Michael J. Catter
Subscribed to and sworn before me
This Nov 3rd 1894 J. A. Troutt Clerk