Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Crook County Records Inventory

Naturalization Petitions and Orders


Series documents the application for United States citizenship by aliens. Information includes name, residence, and occupation of applicants; place and date of birth; emigration place, date, and vessel; declaration of intention dates; name, birthplace, and birth date of dependents; and renunciation of allegiance to foreign governments. Accompanying the petitions are witness and petitioner affidavits, oaths of allegiance, court orders admitting or denying citizenship, declarations of intention, depositions, and certificates of arrival.

Records at the Crook County Courthouse, Clerk's Vault:
Journal County Court [includes insane commitment, adoption, and naturalization information-with index], 1883-1927 (1 volume);
Naturalization Court Orders, 1930-1974 (1 volume);
Naturalization Petitions, no. 264-279, 1970-1974 (1 volume);
Naturalization Transfers [from Crook County circuit court to U.S. district court], 1969-1972 (1 volume);
Petition and Record [no. 1 to 227-with index], vol. 1-3, 1907-1929 (3 volumes);
[Petition for Naturalization-includes declarations of intention and certificates of arrival-with index], no. 228-263, 1930-1955 (1 volume).


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