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Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Malheur County Records Inventory

Naturalization Declarations of Intention

1906-1980

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 Malheur County Courthouse, Clerk's Office:
Decl. of Intention [Declaration-with index], no. 386-587, 1930-1978 (3 volumes);
Naturalization Petitions [includes no. 232-725 and declarations of intention and certificates of arrival-title varies-with index], vol. 4-11, 1931-1980 (8 volumes);
Petition and Record [includes declarations of intention-with index], vol. 1-3, 1907-1929 (3 volumes);
Record of Declaration of Intention [no. 1-199-with index], vol. 1-2, 1906-1916 (2 volumes);
Record of Declaration [with index], vol. 3, 1916-1929 (1 volume).

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