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Naturalization Records

Creator: Montgomery County. District Court

Date: 1870-1917

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Microfilm reels AR2326 - AR2327

Unit ID: 197026

Space Required/Quantity:

  • 2.00 Microfilm roll(s) (35mm)

Title (Main title): Naturalization Records

Scope and Content

Scope and content: First and final papers for individuals wishing to become United States citizens. Includes declarations of intention to become citizens, declarations by the Montgomery County District Court that an individual is now a U.S. citizen, and petitions for naturalization with witness' and applicants' affidavits and applicant's oath of allegiance to the United States. Typical information provided in all three kinds of records includes applicant's name, age, country of origin, and former allegiance, as well as dates for the records being created. Petitions for naturalization can provide more information, such as a physical description of individual, port of entry and arrival date into the U.S., and the names and ages of wife and minor children.

Microfilm:

  • AR 2326: 1870-1917 1870-1917
  • AR 2326 no. 2: VOLUME B 1870-1903
  • AR 2327: 1870-1917 1870-1917
  • AR 2327: VOLUMES A, 1 1871-1917

Index Terms

Subjects

    Citizenship -- United States
    District courts -- Kansas -- Montgomery County
    Naturalization records -- Kansas -- Montgomery County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Montgomery County. Courts. District Court.