Mr. Uhl to Mr. Olney.
Berlin , September 28, 1896 . (Received Oct. 8.)
Sir: Referring to my dispatch No. 135, of the 24th instant, I have the honor to inclose herewith a translation of a letter received by the United States consul at Nuremberg from Mr. Paul Rosenheim, in regard to his father’s return to and his continued residence in Bavaria.
It appears that Mr. Rosenheim, sr., went back to Germany about seven months after his naturalization as an American citizen; that he at first spent about three months at Karlsruhe, in Baden—the native city of his wife—and then went to Wurzburg, in Bavaria, his own native country; that he paid a three months’ visit to New York in 1868 and another visit of four months in 1869, and that soon after this, his last visit to the United States, he in 1870 liquidated his business and settled himself in Wurzburg, where he has since continued to reside; all of which serves merely as cumulative evidence of the fact that he renewed [Page 220] his residence in his native country without the intent to return to America, and thereby renounced his naturalization in the United States at least eight years before the birth of his son Paul.
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