Cork - Loretta Fox ; Declaration of Intention, 1915

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File contributed by:  C. Hunt

Loretta Fox ; Declaration of Intention, Kings Co., NY - 1915

No. 48436
Name: Loretta FOX
Age: 26
Occupation: Dressmaker
Color: White
Complexion: Fair
Height: 5'3"
Weight: 120
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Marks: none
Where Born: Cork Ireland
Date of Birth: 24 Jan 1889
Resides: 117 Weldon St, Brooklyn, NY
Emigrated from: Queenstown
Vessel: Arabic
Foreign Residence was: Cork Ireland
Arrived at Port of: New York
Date of Arrival: 19 October 1907
Date Sworn: 8 Mar 1915

The Declaration of Intention was the first step in becoming 
a U.S. Citizen. It is also called First Papers. After 1906 
it was a 3 step process to become a citizen. First this 
Declaration. Then the Petition for Naturalization and when 
the Petition was granted the person became a citizen and got 
their citizenship.

Source: FHL #2314450