Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Douglas County Records Inventory

Naturalization Certificates


Series documents the granting of United States citizenship to petitioners. Records include applications, witness affidavits, court findings granting or denying citizenship, certificates, and indexes. Declarations of intention may also be included. Information includes name, age, and residence of applicant; applicant's dependents; date of filing of declarations of intention and petitions; and volume and page numbers where papers are recorded.

Records at the Douglas County Courthouse, Clerk's Archives Storage Room:
Citizenship [Naturalization Card Index-also indexes register of electors], ca.1859-ca.1975 (.75 cu.ft.).

Records at the Douglas County Courthouse, Clerk's Genealogy Room:
Certificate of Naturalization [Stubs], 1890-1928 (6 volumes).

Records at a Related Web Site:
Naturalization Index [Card Index-also indexes register of electors-includes document images], ca.1859-ca.1950 (familysearch.org);
Petition Evidence [Certificate of Naturalization-Stubs-includes document images], 1890-1928 (familysearch.org).


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