West Virginia Naturalization Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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== Collection Time Period  ==
 
== Collection Time Period  ==
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The records cover the years 1814 to 1991.
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
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The collection consists of a variety of naturalization records for 32 of 55 West Virginia Counties. Records include the following:
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*Declarations of intention
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*Petitions
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*Oaths of allegiance
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*Certificates of naturalization
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*Registers of naturalizations granted and/or denied
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*Card files of naturalization
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*Naturalization orders
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*Lists of naturalized citizens
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*Naturalization dockets
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The following chart list the counties included in the collection.
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{| border="3"
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|Barbour
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|Hancock
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|Mineral
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|Randolph
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|Berkeley
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|Hardy
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|Mingo
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|Roane
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|Brooke
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|Harrison
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|Monongalia
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|Summers
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|Clay 
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|Lewis
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|Nicholas
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|Tucker
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|Fayette
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|Logan
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|Ohio
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|Upshur
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|Gilmer
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|Marion
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|Pocahontas
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|Wetzel
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|Greenbrier
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|Mason
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|Preston
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|Wood
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|Hampshire
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|McDowell
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|Raleigh
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|Wyoming
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=== Record Content  ===
 
=== Record Content  ===
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== Sources of information for This Collection  ==
 
== Sources of information for This Collection  ==
  
The suggested format for citing FamilySearch Historical Collections is found in the following article: [[How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]]
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Revision as of 03:35, 23 June 2011

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records scheduled to become available at FamilySearch.org.

Contents

Collection Time Period

The records cover the years 1814 to 1991.

Record Description

The collection consists of a variety of naturalization records for 32 of 55 West Virginia Counties. Records include the following:

  • Declarations of intention
  • Petitions
  • Oaths of allegiance
  • Certificates of naturalization
  • Registers of naturalizations granted and/or denied
  • Card files of naturalization
  • Naturalization orders
  • Lists of naturalized citizens
  • Naturalization dockets

The following chart list the counties included in the collection.

Barbour Hancock Mineral Randolph
Berkeley Hardy Mingo Roane
Brooke Harrison Monongalia Summers
Clay Lewis Nicholas Tucker
Fayette Logan Ohio Upshur
Gilmer Marion Pocahontas Wetzel
Greenbrier Mason Preston Wood
Hampshire McDowell Raleigh Wyoming


Record Content

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Record History

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Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection

  • United States. Bureau of the Census. 12th census, 1900, digital images, From FamilySearch Internet (www.familysearch.org: September 29, 2006), Arizona Territory, Maricopa, Township 1, East Gila, Salt River Base and Meridian; sheet 9B, line 71.
  • Mexico, Distrito Federal, Catholic Church Records, 1886-1933, digital images, from FamilySearch Internet (www.familysearch.org: April 22, 2010), Baptism of Adolfo Fernandez Jimenez, 1 Feb. 1910, San Pedro Apóstol, Cuahimalpa, Distrito Federal, Mexico, film number 0227023.

Sources of information for This Collection

West Virginia. Naturalization Records, 1814-1991. West Virginia State Archives. Charleston, West Virginia.