United Kingdom - Passport & Nationality - British Citizenship (Bechuanaland Birth - Married to British man)
A woman has a potential claim to British nationality where she was born in Bechuanaland before its independence on 30 September 1966. Upon independence, she retains her British status on account of having the Right of Abode through her marriage to a British husband. The criteria of this solution are:
- the candidate was born in Bechuanaland before Independence on 30 September 1966;
- the candidate's father was born in a former British Colony; AND
- the candidate married a British husband before the latest of a) the independence of the country of birth of the candidate's father or b) 30 September 1966.