County WIGenWeb Project
and posted by RITA
is exclusively for the FREE access
may be made by any person, business or organization through
reproduction, presentation or links to this site.
and Naturalization for Citizenship
for ordering copies of the documents listed below is found at:
Research Center - Cofrin Library
a complete NARA explanation
the Naturalization process
the United State of America,
project by the Oconto County WIGenWeb- probably
Oconto County Circuit Court
Petitions for Naturalization-
This was the first
step in the
old 2 step process of becoming a United States citizen. The immigrant
the local court to indicate their interest in pursuing naturalization,
and to relinquished allegiance to their emigrated land.
Not all people who
this first petitioning step actually continued to the second step of
granted citizenship. Thus the information found on these petitions may
be the only first hand documentation of it's kind on an individual.
the vast majority of
these petitions were initiated by males, there are occasional female
These petitions usually
The full name of the
(sometimes spelled more than one way).
date and year of birth of
emigrant country name and
port and year of entrance
into the United States.
date of petition application.
date and name of the county
and state where the petition was submitted.
signature or witnessed "mark"
of the immigrant petitioning applicant.
13 #2000 - 2299
13 #2300 - 2499
13 #2500 - 2796 1/2
14 #2000 - 2301 and 2558
14 #2302 - 2633
15 #2640 - 2717
United States Citizenship
listed had completed both
steps in the old United States naturalization application process and
been granted United States citizenship.
and name of citizen are given.
County Citizenship List
This list was
all Townships in March 1913.
, whose family
preserved the original carbon pages.
was begun by the late Irene Korotev and donated by her descendants.
If you can
in finishing this work, please contact RITA
County Naturalizations - A
County Naturalizations - B
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