Naturalization Records: Nelson County, North Dakota
Naturalization Records: Nelson County, North Dakota, 1883-1954
Extent: 6.0 Microfilm Reels
Date Acquired: 10/26/2000
The naturalization records of Nelson 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.2000-2465
North Dakota Naturalization Records Index:
Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid input to Archon in June 2016.
Browse by Microfilm Reel:
[Microfilm Reel 12572: Volumes 1-5, 1883-1924],
[Microfilm Reel 12573: Volumes 6-8, 1924-1952 and 1886-1892],
[Microfilm Reel 12574: Volumes 9-13, 1892-1908],
[Microfilm Reel 12575: Volumes 14-15, 1908-1926],
[Microfilm Reel 12576: Volumes 16-20, 1925-1954],
[Microfilm Reel 12577: Volume 21, 1939-1942 and 1905-1907],