Aliens?

Determine if an ancestor was ever naturalized and, if so, discuss your consulate's requirements for proving this.

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Aliens?

Postby ryguy28896 » Thu Jul 01, 2010 10:59 pm

I'm in the process of gathering the necessary docs for jus sanguinis. I'm trying to prove through father's mother's father. I asked my paternal grandmother if her parents became naturalized after her birth, and she said yes, saying she specifically remembers her father studying for the tests. However, I was looking at the 1930 Census, and it says her parents (as of 1930; my GF was born 1923) were "Al", having immigrated in 1922. What's the difference between being naturalized and being an alien?
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Re: Aliens?

Postby Em » Sun Aug 01, 2010 3:24 pm

Once you become naturalized, you are no longer an alien. You are a U.S. citizen.
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