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Updated Naturalization Index – K

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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
KALLAL, FranzAustria18592nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 35
KAMPELL (KAMPRELL), Josephsee Joseph Koupal  
KANE, ChristyGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 149
KANE, JohnEngland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 170
KANE, MartinGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 123
KANE, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 153
KAPPEL, JosephBavaria1859/1861Intention. 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 6; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 27
KAUP, CharlesPrussia1855/1864Intention, St. Louis. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 62
KEAR, PeterGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 99
KEATING, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 104
KEEDWELL, DanielGreat Britain & Ireland1866/18721st Papers, Vol. B, p. 22; Book D, p. 77
KEEGEN, MichaelIreland1871/1880Intention, New Hampshire. Book D, p. 1
KEHNEL, HermanGermany1896Book C, p. 202
KEIFFE, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland1856/1861Intention, Pennsylvania. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 26
KEILY, PattEngland1857/1864Intention, Minnesota. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 73
KEISER, Johnsee John Heiser  
KELL, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 121
KELLER, CosmosFrance18602nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 38
KELLER, JosephPrussia1876Intention. Book B, p. 13
KELLER, LouisFrance18592nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 30
KELLEY, JamesGreat Britain18642nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 51
KELLEY, MartinGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 172
KELLY, BartholomewGreat Britain & Ireland18761st Papers, Vol. B, p. 34
KELLY, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18602nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 37
KEMPF, ValentineBaden1880Book C, p. 302
KENEDY, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland1876Book C, p. 68
KENNALLY, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18582nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 23
KENNEALLY, RichardGreat Britain & Ireland1899Book B, p. 76
KENNEDY, JohnEngland1880Book C, p. 129
KENNEDY, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 198
KENNEDY, PatrickGreat Britain1876Book B, p. 198
KENNEDY, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 158
KENNEDY, Thomas H.Ireland1873Book C, p. 289
KENNEDY, WilliamGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 199
KENNEDY, WilliamGreat Britain1886Book D, p. 60
KENNY, TimothyGreat Britain & Ireland1882Book D, p. 18
KEOHANE, JeremiahIreland1900Intention, Massachusetts. Book E, p. 3
KESLAR, TheodoreLuxemburg1870/18721st Papers, Vol. A, p. 30; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 240
KESSLER, GeorgeGermany1868/18721st Papers, Vol. A, p. 25; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 229
KESTLER, HenryHesse Cassell18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 25
KEUGH, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 152
KIEHNEL, KarlGermany1890/1892Intention. Book B, p. 67; Book D, p. 81
KIELY, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland1857/1864Intention, Madison County. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 46
KIERAN, EdwardGreat Britain1882Book D, p. 17
KIESS, AugustPrussia18621st Papers, Vol. A, p. 8
KING, Patrick E.Great Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 110
KING, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland1886Book C, p. 154
KINSELA, Martinsee Martin Kinslo  
KINSELA, RobertGreat Britain & Ireland18672nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 105
KINSELA (KINSELLA), ThomasEngland18672nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 107
KINSLO, MartinGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 203
KIRBY, JohnGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 170
KIRCHNER, PhilippGermany1876Book C, p. 28 & 32
KIRIACOPULOS, JohnGreece1908Intention, Alton. Book F, p. 5
KIRKLAND, ThomasGreat Britain1882/1884Intention. Book B, p. 46; Book D, p. 44
KIRKLAND, WilliamEngland1886Book C, p. 158
KITZENBERGER, AugustWertemburg18602nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 3
KLAMPEAN, James FrederickDenmark1858/1863Intention, Iowa. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 42
KLEIN, JosephBavaria1872Intention. Not recorded
KLEN, HenryLuxemburg18701st Papers, Vol. A, p. 30
KLOHN, AlbertPrussia1869/18741st Papers. Maryland. Not recorded
KNAPP, WilliamEngland1866Book A, p. 222
KNIERIEN, HenryGermany1876Book C, p. 80
KNIGHT, JohnEngland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 122
KNIGHT, JosephGermany1884Book D, p. 38
KNIGHT, ThomasEngland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 122
KOCH, Heia J.Hanover1857/1860Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 21
KOELLING, CharlesPrussia18702nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 216
KOHN, Henry H.Russia1880Book B, p. 40
KOKAS, PaulAustria/Hungary1910Intention. Wife & 4 Children. Book G, p. 4
KOMAREK, FrankAustria18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 97
KOSEK, FrancGermany1884Book C, p. 147
KOSKA, JohnAustria1876Intention. Book B, p. 17
KOUPAL, JosephBohemia1876Book C, p. 79
KOVACH, MartinHungary1938Intention. Wife & 3 children. Book G, p. 1
KRAGER (Kruger), WilliamPrussia1860/1863Intention. 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 6; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 43
KRAMER, JohnPrussia1876Book C, p. 41
KRAMPRELL, Josephsee Joseph Koupal  
KRAUS, John H.Germany1880Book D, p. 6
KREBS, SamuelSwitzerland1871/18721st Papers, Vol. B, p. 28; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 235
KROUSE, Martin A.Germany1880Intention. Book B, p. 34
KUDWELL, DanielGreat Britain1872/1892Lost. County Court Record May term 1892 for duplicate
KUEBRICH, John R.Germany1898Book C, p. 208
KUEHNEL, HenryGermany1890Intention. Book B, p. 67
KUEHNEL, PaulGermany1902Book C, p. 118
KUHLMAN, GuidoGermany1917Intention. Book I, p. 16
KUHNEL, Edmond (Erdman) OttoGermany1885Book C, p. 150
KULENKAMP, HenryHanover18712nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 63
KUPER, AlbertGermany1876Book C, p. 8
KUPER (KUPUS), EdwardHanover18592nd Paprs, Vol. B, p. 28
KUPER, JohnPrussia18691st Papers, Vol. B, p. 25
KUPER, JohnPrussia1869/1876Intention. Book C, p. 99
KUPER, John Jr.Prussia1876Book C, p. 100
KYRIACOPULOS, VasiliosGreece1906Intention, Alton. Book F, p. 6
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