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Updated Naturalization Index – E

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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 1Column 2Column 3Column 4
EASTMAN, HenryPrussia18602nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 16
EBERHARDT, LouisFrance18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 137
EBERT, ChristianRuttenberg18592nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 33
ECHHORN, JosephPrussia18702nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 216
ECK, JohnBavaria18642nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 70
ECKMAN (EKMAN), John P.Sweden/Norway1890/1892Intention. Book B, p. 66; Book D, p. 77
EDWARDS, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18671st Papers, Vol. B, p. 23
EGLEHOFFE, JohnHesse Darmstadt18582nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 17
ELHOLM, Peter H.Denmark18602nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 36
ELMENDORFF, Frederick Mathias
Caecilia Maria Von
Oldenburg1878Intention. Book B, p. 26
ELVERT, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland18591st Papers, Vol. B, p. 2
ELVERT, WilliamGreat Britain & Ireland1866/1868Intention. 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 22; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 206
ENGEL, Frederick (Friedrich)Germany1876Book C, p. 93
ENGEL, FrederickSwitzerland/Germany1882Book D, p. 21
ENGEL, LeonRussia1884Book D, p. 27
ENGEL, OscarRussia1896Book A, p. 252
ENGEL, ThomasGermany1889/1894Intention. Book B, p. 64; 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 76
ENGELHARD, AugustGermany1876Book C, p. 86
ENGELHEARDT, Frederick H.Prussia1876Book H, p. 429
ENKE, Fred W.Germany1892Book C, p. 198
EPSTEIN, HymanGermany1887Book C, p. 165
ERB, CharlesGermany1888Book C, p. 173
ERB, Gottlieb
Henrick Ludwich
Germany1885/1889Intention. Book B, p. 54; Book D, p. 67
ERDWURM, JuliusAustria18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 196
ERIG, WilliamGermany1879/1880Intention. Book B, p. 30; Book D, p. 14
ESCHBACHER, JohnGermany1886Book C, p. 164
ESCHENFELT, FranklinGermany1871/1876Intention, Ohio. Book B, p. 28; Book C, p. 28
EWIN, EdwardGreat Britain & Ireland1891/1896Intention. Book B, p. 69
EWIN, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18881st Papers, Vol. B, p. 39
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