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Application Documents for Naturalization

Description This is a request for a certificate of naturalization that was made by a Chinese settler named Agustin Cisneros. According to the handwritten request form (which begins on page six), Agustin had already been granted his carta de domicilio, or permanent residence card, five years prior to this request. The document also reveals that Agustin was married to a woman named Lorenza Pastor, had four children with his wife, had been baptized, and worked as a cook. The document proceeding the official request for naturalization is the death certificate of Lorenza Pastor, which was signed on September 14, 1871. The next document is the marriage certificate that belonged to Agustin and Lorenza that was signed on June 18, 1870. The consecutive document... (more)
Created Date 1871-04-15
Subject Cedula / Carta de Domicilio / Francisco Angela / Ramon Cueto / Lorenza Pastor / Agustin Cisneros / Court
Series Chinese Immigrants in Cuba Residency Documents Series, Chinese Immigrants in Cuba Court Case Series
Type Image
Extent Pages: 33
Language Spanish
Identifier Local: Melikian867
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