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Naturalization Records: Nelson County, North Dakota, 1883-1954

Collection Overview

Title: Naturalization Records: Nelson County, North Dakota, 1883-1954

ID: OGLMC/1419

Extent: 6.0 Microfilm Reels

Date Acquired: 10/26/2000

Languages: English [eng]



Scope and Contents of the Materials

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:


Administrative Information

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

Related Materials:

North Dakota Naturalization Records Index:


Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid input to Archon in June 2016.

Other URL: http://library.und.edu/holdings.php?id=ODIN_ALEPH000955490

Box and Folder Listing

Microfilm Reel 12572: Volumes 1-5, 1883-1924Add to your cart.
Microfilm Reel 12573: Volumes 6-8, 1924-1952 and 1886-1892Add to your cart.
Microfilm Reel 12574: Volumes 9-13, 1892-1908Add to your cart.
Microfilm Reel 12575: Volumes 14-15, 1908-1926Add to your cart.
Microfilm Reel 12576: Volumes 16-20, 1925-1954Add to your cart.
Microfilm Reel 12577: Volume 21, 1939-1942 and 1905-1907Add to your cart.