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Naturalization Petitions and Records

Creator: Osage County. District Court

Date: 1879-1944

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: MF4762-MF4764

Unit ID: 197574

Space Required/Quantity: Microfilm

Title (Main title): Naturalization Petitions and Records

Titles (Other):

  • Second or Final Papers

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Records related to individual becoming United States citizen. Can include declarations of citizenship provided by the Osage County District Court, with applicant's and witness' affidavits, providing new citizen's name, date of citizenship, and former sovereign and country of loyalty. Also can include petitions for naturalization, providing information regarding individual's name, age, physical description, point of arrival in the United States, and the names and ages of his wife and children; witness affidavits; individual's oath of allegiance to the U.S.; and order of court admitting petitioner as a citizen of the U.S or denial not allowing petitioner. Often includes copies of declarations of intention, witness depositions, certificates of arrival with photographs, correspondence, and other records related to naturalization process. See also series 197563 for declarations of intention (first papers).

Microfilm:

  • MF 4762 no. 2: VOL 1, 2 1906-1913
  • MF 4763: VOL 2 (end), 3 1913-1929
  • MF 4763 no. 2: Vol. A 1879-1898
  • MF 4764: Vol. D 1898-1903
  • MF 4764 no. 2: No Volume Ltr/Number 1929-1944

Index Terms

Subjects

    Kansas. District Court (4th Judicial District) -- Records and correspondence
    Citizenship -- United States
    District courts -- Kansas -- Osage County
    Naturalization records -- Kansas -- Osage County

Agency Classification:

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