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Subject: Re: Franke Boock
Author: barbdale_1
Date: Sunday, June 18, 2017
Classification: Query
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Re: naturalization of women- until 1920 (or 1921) a womans citizenship depended on her husband. So, if she married an American citizen, she automatically became one. But if she then got divorced, she lost her citizenship. Some women did file for citizenship on their own account.