§ From Michael Sweetman
10 October 1812, “Scotland Neck Halifax County N Carolina.” Reports himself to the president, stating that he is a native of Ireland, has resided in the U.S. for two years, is twenty-four years old, has no family, and is employed as a clerk. Adds that he has not yet made his intention to become a U.S. citizen known in court but intends to do so at the November session.
RC (DNA: RG 59, War of 1812 Papers, Letters Received regarding Enemy Aliens). 1 p.