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Hugh Williams a native of that part of Great Britain called Wales, mechanic, who has migrated into this State, this day, in open Court, gave satisfactory proof, by his own Oath that he intends to reside therein; and also took the legal oath for giving assurance of fidelity to the Commonwealth, in order to entitle himself to certain rights, privileges and advantages of a citizen which are allowed upon taking the said oaths, by an act of the General Assembly of Virginia Hugh Williams an alien who has lately arrived in the United States, and is desirous of being naturalized a citizen thereof, this day appeared in Court, and in pursuance of the act of Congress made a report of himself; which report is in the following words to wit: "I Hugh Williams, make the following report to myself to the Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for the County of New Kent in the State of Virginia, that is to say, I report that I was born in Carrawas [Caerwys?] Shire, North Wales a part of the Kingdom of Great Britain in the year 1816, being now in the 32d year of my age; that I am a subject of the Queen of Great Britain, owing allegiance to that Queen and none other; that I migrated from Great Britain to the United States in the year 1837. and that I intend to settle myself in the County of New Kent in the State of Virginia one of the United States Given under my hand this 29th day of Nov: 1848 Hugh Williams