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Declaration of intention for citizenship: Douglas County, Colorado

Declaration of intention for citizenship: Douglas County, Colorado

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Declaration of intention for citizenship: Douglas County, Colorado, 1871-1938

Douglas County History Research Center
Douglas County Libraries
100 S. Wilcox Street
Castle Rock, Colorado 80104
U.S.A.
Phone: 303-688-7730
Email: sboyd@dclibraries.org
URL: http://DouglasCountyLibraries.org

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Profile Description

Creation: Encoded by Shaun Boyd 2011-03-07
Language: Finding aid is in English

Collection Summary

RepositoryDouglas County History Research Center
CreatorDistrict Court of Douglas County, 18th Judicial District, State of Colorado; Castle Rock, Colo.
TitleDeclaration of intention for citizenship: Douglas County, Colorado
Dates: 1871-1938
Size.23 cubic ft. (1 box, 26 x 7 x 39 cm)
Abstract:3 volume set of certified copies of Naturalization Records for Douglas County and Index. Volume 1: 1870-1896, Volume 2: 1908-1927, Volume 3: 1936-1939.
Collection Number1993.007
Language: English

Arrangement of the Collection

Collection is arranged by date.

Scope and Content

Forms filled out on intent of naturalization include names, country of origin, where they entered the United States, name of the ship on which they arrived, present and former addresses, and a physical description of the individual. Handwriting and spelling may be poor.


Biography / History

Some of the declarations are from the period between 1871 and 1876 when Colorado was a territory.


Access Terms

Citizenship
Colorado
Douglas County (Colo.)
Naturalization
United States

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Douglas County History Research Center material is non-circulating, requires staff retrieval and is available by appointment during normal library hours.

Copy Restrictions

The collection is used in the presence of Douglas County History Research Center staff. Some items may be fragile and may only be duplicated with the permission of the Center's staff.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Declaration of intention for citizenship: Douglas County, Colorado, Douglas County History Research Center. Douglas County Libraries, Castle Rock, CO.

Acquisition Information

Certified copies of declarations of intentions for citzenship of Douglas County residents between 1871 and 1938. Photocopies provided to the Douglas Public Library District from originals held by the District Court of Douglas County.

Processing Information

Processed by Shaun Boyd. Index of names by Joan Buttery.


Related Material

The Colorado State Archives has other Naturalization records relating to Douglas County residents. An index of the names of the people seeking naturalization is available at http://douglascountyhistory.org/refer/natural.htm


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