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Naturalization Declaration Of Intention

Creator: Morris County. District Court

Date: 1870-1929

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: MF 3533

Unit ID: 197486

Space Required/Quantity: Microfilm

Title (Main title): Naturalization Declaration Of Intention

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Microfilmed volumes containing statements signed and filed with the district court clerk stating that an alien appeared before them and stated the declaration of intention to become a United States citizen. These state the individuals name, country of origin, and that they have renounced allegiance to their country of origin. Later records contain more information such as physical descriptive information, current and foreign residence, date and place of birth, occupation, and boat and port of arrival. The later volumes are also indexed by surname. These records are also known as "first papers."

Microfilm:

  • MF 3533: NATURALIZATION DECLARATION OF INTENTION- FIRST RECORD, A, B, NO. 2 1870-1929

Index Terms

Subjects

    Morris County (Kan.) -- Genealogy
    Declaration of intention -- Kansas -- Morris County
    Naturalization -- Kansas -- Morris County
    Naturalization records -- Kansas -- Morris County

Agency Classification:

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