Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Grant County Records Inventory

Naturalization Declarations of Intention


Series documents the process taken by applicants for United States citizenship in declaring their intention to become United States citizens. Information may include applicant's name, age, physical description, place and date of birth, method of immigration, date and port of entry, names and ages of wife and children, and renunciation of allegiance to foreign governments. Declarations of intention may also be attached to naturalization petitions or naturalization certificates.

Records at the Grant County Courthouse, Clerk's Office, Side Room:
Declaration of Intention [Record-with index], no. 1-143, 1906-1928 (1 binder); no. 144-178, 1931-1963 (1 volume);
Declarations of Intentions [with index], vol. 1, 1896-1906 (1 volume);
Naturalization [Declaration of Intention Records-includes related records-with index], 1854-1972 (2 binders);
Record Citizenship [includes declaration of intention and petition information], vol. A, 1872-1929 (1 volume).

Records at a Related Web Site:
Declaration of Intention Index, vol. A, 1872-1929 (FamilySearch.org);
Declarations of Intention, 1854-1972 (FamilySearch.org);
Declarations of Intention, no. 1-178, 1872-1963 (FamilySearch.org);
Declarations of Intention, vol. 1, 1896-1906 (FamilySearch.org).


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