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Petition And Record

Creator: Morris County. District Court

Date: 1906-1929

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: MF 3533 - MF 3534

Unit ID: 197488

Space Required/Quantity: Microfilm

Title (Main title): Petition And Record

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Microfilmed volumes containing petition and final record forms 2204 from the US Department of Commerce and Labor, Division of Naturalization, documenting the granting of citizenship to aliens residing in Morris County. Shows name; address; age; race; sex; physical description; occupation; date and place of origin; date and place of arrival in U.S.; country renounced; names, ages and residence of children; date of declaration of intention; and orders in court granting or denying citizenship. May include photographs. The records are organized chronologically by filing date with the district court clerk. The volumes are indexed by surname. These records are also called "second" or "final papers." See series 197487 "Naturalization Final Record" for related materials.

Microfilm:

  • MF 3533 no. 3: PETITION AND RECORD A (1 - 50) 1906-1914
  • MF 3534: PETITION AND RECORD B (51 - 150) 1915-1929

Index Terms

Subjects

    Morris County (Kan.) -- Genealogy
    Naturalization -- Kansas -- Morris County
    Naturalization records -- Kansas -- Morris County

Agency Classification:

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