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Updated Naturalization Index – L

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T V W Y Z

This Index to Naturalization Records of Jersey County, Illinois was taken from the 1997 publication compiled by the Jersey County Clerk. Any and all requests for copies of any papers on Naturalization must be directed to that office. Jersey County Clerk, PO Box 216, Jerseyville, IL 62052. Thanks to Jersey County Historical Society, Tri County Newsletter and Marty Crull for this information.

Column 1 – Name of immigrant including variants in spelling or name. Names were difficult to read, interpret or were written in foreign script. Some names were changed completely. Some immigrants signed their documents with an “X” leaving the spelling to a registrar, who recorded the name as it sounded.

Column 2 – Place of birth or country to which immigrant owed allegiance.

Column 3 – Date of “Bona Fide Intention” to become a citizen. Date of 1st Papers, 2nd Papers, Final Papers, Oaths, or Naturaliztion.

Column 4 – Source of information, some in files, some recorded.

Definitions – Not recorded means a document exists but was not recorded. Intention (another county or state) means the “Bona Fide Intention” was registered in another county or state but recorded in Jersey County also. Wife, Husband, Child or Children recorded in this column means that the names of the wife, husband, child or children are listed in the documents.

Filed Documents – Immigrants whose surnames begin with A to E, Miscellaneous File, Drawer 6. Immigrants whose surnames begin with F to K, Miscellaneous File, Drawer 7. Immigrants whose surnames begin with L to Q, Miscellaneous File, Drawer 8. Immigrants whose surnames begin with R to Z, Miscellaneous File, Drawer 9.

Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
LAGEMAN, Rodolph Prussia 1858/1864 Intention, Madison County. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 63
LAHEY, James Great Britain & Ireland 1858/1864 Intention, Madison County. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 53
LAHEY, Jeremiah Great Britain & Ireland 1876 Book C, p. 105
LAHEY, Michael Great Britain & Ireland 1858 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 23
LAHEY, Patt Great Britain & Ireland 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 160
LAMBERT, John Great Britain & Ireland 1866 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 102
LAMBERT, Theodore Prussia 1860/1864 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 7; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 58
LANCREY, Philip England 1880 Book C, p. 300
LANDIGGER (LANDRIGGAN), Mathew Great Britain 1858/1860 Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 12
LANE, John Great Britain 1860 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 13
LANGEN, Theodore Prussia 1860 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 22
LARESCHE, Jules Switzerland 1856 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 10
LARKIN, Hiram Great Britain & Ireland 1891/1895 Intention. Book B, p. 68; Book D, p. 87
LARNER, Michael Great Britain & Ireland 1887/1889 Intention. Book B, p. 59; Book D, p. 70; Order Book J, p. 266 (Cir. Cl.)
LARNER, Michael Ireland 1871/1876 Intention, St. Louis. Book C, p. 91
LATHAM, Charles Great Britain & Ireland 1876 Book B, p. 17
LAUBCHER, George Baden 1872 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 33
LAUBSCHER, John Baden 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 142
LAUCK, Adam Nassau 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 58
LAUCK, George Nassau 1868 Book A, p. 7
LAUCK, Henry Nassau 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 59
LAUCK, Phillip Nassau 1868 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 23
LAUFCOETTER, Charles Prussia 1861/1864 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 8; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 46
LAURENT, Ludovic France 1866/1868 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 22; 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 59
LAWLESS, Thomas Great Britain & Ireland 1866 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 85
LEAHAY, Thomas Great Britain & Ireland 1858/1860 Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 10
LEAHY, Thomas Great Britain & Ireland 1860 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 39
LEE, Joseph Great Britain & Ireland 1862 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 16
LEE, Patrick Great Britain 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 149
LEEMANN, John Rudolf Switzerland 1889 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 39
LEESON, James Great Britain & Ireland 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 164
LEETCH, Michael Great Britain 1854/1860 Intention, Ohio. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 21
LEHMAN, Nathanael D. Germany 1886/1890 Intention. Book B, p. 57; Book D, p. 76
LEHR, Jacob Bavaria 1864/1880 Intention, Hancock County, Il. Final papers, not recorded
LEIGMAN, Frederick see Frederick Teigman    
LEITER, Gotleib Saxe Weimer 1860 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 42
LEKAUFLER, George Wittemberg 1859 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 3
LEMMON, John Great Britain & Ireland 1857 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 13
LEMMON, Samuel Great Britain & Ireland 1857 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 13
LENNING, Henry Prussia 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 139
LENTHAUSER, Jacob Baden 1872 Intention
LENTMAN, Casper Germany 1877/1880 Intention. Book B, p. 24. Final Papers. Not recorded.
LENZ, Joseph Prussia 1860/1864 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 12; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 58
LERESCH, Paul “My native country” 1857 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 11
LEWIS, James Great Britain & Ireland 1866 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 102
LEX, Theodore Prussia 1868 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 24
LIND, Godfrey France 1870/1872 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 29; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 241
LINDH, Ola Christenson Norway/Sweden 1895/1898 Intention. Book B, p. 73; Book D, p. 88
LINDSAY, James Great Britain & Ireland 1866/1870 Intention, New Jersey. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 208
LINDT, William Prussia 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 138
LINKOGLE, John Hanover 1860 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 46
LIPPOLD, August Saxe Weimer 1854/1859 Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 1
LIPPOLD, Frank Hermann Saxony 1875 Book C, p. 6
LIPPOLD, Frank L. Prussia 1876/1878 Intention. Book B, p. 12; Book B, p. 183
LIPPOLD, Gottlob Saxony 1866 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 82
LIPPOLDT, Frederick Andrew Saxe Weimar 1860 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 2
LIVINSOHN, Isidor Prussia 1866/1872 Intention, New York. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 226
LODDEKE, Antone Germany 1880 Book C, p. 123
LOELLKE, John F. Germany 1871/1874 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 28; Book C, p. 20
LOELLKE, William Germany 1885 Book C, p. 152
LOFFCOTTER, Coonrod Germany 1858 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 20
LONDON, John Great Britain & Ireland 1857/1864 Intention, Bureau County, Il. 2nd Papers, Vol, A, p. 61
LONG, Denis Great Britain & Ireland 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 154
LONG, Michael Great Britain & Ireland 1871 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 29
LONG, Stephen Baden 1866 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 57
LONG, William Great Britain 1860 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 44
LONGEN, Theodore Prussia 1855/1860 Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 22
LONGWILL, Thomas C. Great Britain & Ireland 1864 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 65
LORAIN (LORENS), Michael Great Britain & Ireland 1859 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 32
LORAN, Mattew Great Britain & Ireland 1859 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 33
LORENZ, Andrew Austria 1890 Book C, p. 182
LORENZ, Jacob Austria 1890 Book C, p. 183
LORENZ, Joseph Austria 1890 Book C, p. 184
LOUCK, Henry Nassau 1864 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 12
LOUIS, Paul France 1860 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 14
LOWAS, George England/Ireland 1864 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 19
LU??ERGAN, John Great Britain & Ireland 1864/1866 Intention, Madison County. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 94
LUDWIG, Alexander L. Germany 1886 Book D, p. 57
LUHING, Henry Prussia 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 139
LULLWITZ, Charles Germany 1890/1892 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 40; Book D, p. 83
LYNCH, Thomas Great Britain & Ireland 1858/1861 Intention. 2nd Paprs, Vol. A, p. 24
LYON, John Great Britain & Ireland 1864 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 64
LYONS, Christopher Great Britain & Ireland 1859 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 4
LYONS, William Ireland 1868 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 24 a. 30
LYONS, William Ireland 1868 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 25 a. 60
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