Search for content in message boards

Witnesses on Naturalization Records

Replies: 1

Witnesses on Naturalization Records

Posted: 22 Jan 2012 1:48PM GMT
Classification: Immigration
Does anyone know if the witnesses that are listed on naturalization records were chosen/selected for any particular reason? What constituted a "witness"? Were they generally family members or friends of the immigrant?

Thanks in advance for any help!

Erin
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Erin Ditschei... 22 Jan 2012 8:48PM GMT 
blrrcn1 22 Jan 2012 10:41PM GMT 
per page

Find a board about a specific topic

  • Visit our other sites:

© 1997-2014 Ancestry.com | Corporate Information | New Privacy | Terms and Conditions