Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Grant 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 Grant County Courthouse, Clerk's Office:
Record Law Journal [includes insanity and naturalization cases-with index], vol. B, 1883-1919 (1 volume).
Records at the Grant County Courthouse, Clerk's Office, Side Room:
Court Orders for Naturalization, no. 1-42, 1930-1969 (1 volume);
Journal Naturalization [with index], vol. B, 1903-1906 (1 volume);
Naturalization [Monthly Report Naturalization Papers Forwarded], 1956-1966 (1 binder);
Naturalization [Notice of Application for Admission to Citizenship], 1910-1919 (1 binder);
[Naturalization Papers Forwarded Monthly Reports], 1967-1969 (.05 cu.ft.);
Naturalization [Petitions-with index], no. 183-208, 1961-1969 (1 volume);
Petition and Record [no. 1-182] vol. 1-3, 1906-1960 (3 volumes);
Record Citizenship [includes declaration of intention and petition information], vol. A, 1872-1929 (1 volume).
Records at a Related Web Site:
Orders of the Court [Admitting the Petitioner or Denying the Petition], 1910-1919, 1930-1969 (FamilySearch.org);
Petition Evidence [Records], 1928-1948 (FamilySearch.org);
Petition for Naturalization, 1903-1906, 1917-1948 (FamilySearch.org);
Petitions for Naturalization and Petition Evidence, no. 1-208, 1906-1969 (FamilySearch.org);
Record Law Journal [includes insanity and naturalization cases-with index], vol. B, 1883-1919 (FamilySearch.org).