Naturalization Records: Walsh County, North Dakota, 1882-1955
Extent: 8.0 Microfilm Reels
Date Acquired: 08/01/1995
The naturalization records of Walsh County include Declaration of Intention, Naturalization Records and Petition and Record documents. Declaration of Intention (first papers) contain name, place and date of person wishing to become a citizen. Naturalization Records (second papers) which grant citizenship contain name of applicant, country of origin, and date records were supplied. In 1906, the form was renamed "Petition and Record" and required greater detail in family and personal history.
An index to the North Dakota Naturalization Records is available here:
Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Acquisition Method: Purchased on microfilm from the State Historical Society of North Dakota; Acc.96-2061
Original/Copies Note: The original documents are preserved by the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
North Dakota Naturalization Records Index:
Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid input to Archon in June 2016.
Browse by Microfilm Reel:
[Microfilm Reel 5125: Volumes 00, 0-4, 1882-1893],
[Microfilm Reel 5126: Volumes 5-12, 1893-1951],
[Microfilm Reel 5127: Volumes 13-16, 1885-1892],
[Microfilm Reel 5128: Volumes 17-23, 1893-1906],
[Microfilm Reel 5129: Volumes 24-27, 1907-1922],
[Microfilm Reel 5130: Volumes 28-30, 1922-1938],
[Microfilm Reel 5131: Volumes 31-34, 1938-1955],
[Microfilm Reel 5132: Volumes 35-38, 1930-1950],