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Updated Naturalization Index – L

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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
LAGEMAN, RodolphPrussia1858/1864Intention, Madison County. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 63
LAHEY, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland1858/1864Intention, Madison County. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 53
LAHEY, JeremiahGreat Britain & Ireland1876Book C, p. 105
LAHEY, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland18582nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 23
LAHEY, PattGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 160
LAMBERT, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 102
LAMBERT, TheodorePrussia1860/18641st Papers, Vol. B, p. 7; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 58
LANCREY, PhilipEngland1880Book C, p. 300
LANDIGGER (LANDRIGGAN), MathewGreat Britain1858/1860Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 12
LANE, JohnGreat Britain18601st Papers, Vol. B, p. 13
LANGEN, TheodorePrussia18602nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 22
LARESCHE, JulesSwitzerland18562nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 10
LARKIN, HiramGreat Britain & Ireland1891/1895Intention. Book B, p. 68; Book D, p. 87
LARNER, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland1887/1889Intention. Book B, p. 59; Book D, p. 70; Order Book J, p. 266 (Cir. Cl.)
LARNER, MichaelIreland1871/1876Intention, St. Louis. Book C, p. 91
LATHAM, CharlesGreat Britain & Ireland1876Book B, p. 17
LAUBCHER, GeorgeBaden18721st Papers, Vol. A, p. 33
LAUBSCHER, JohnBaden18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 142
LAUCK, AdamNassau18682nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 58
LAUCK, GeorgeNassau1868Book A, p. 7
LAUCK, HenryNassau18682nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 59
LAUCK, PhillipNassau18681st Papers, Vol. B, p. 23
LAUFCOETTER, CharlesPrussia1861/18641st Papers, Vol. A, p. 8; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 46
LAURENT, LudovicFrance1866/18681st Papers, Vol. B, p. 22; 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 59
LAWLESS, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 85
LEAHAY, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland1858/1860Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 10
LEAHY, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18602nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 39
LEE, JosephGreat Britain & Ireland18621st Papers, Vol. B, p. 16
LEE, PatrickGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 149
LEEMANN, John RudolfSwitzerland18891st Papers, Vol. B, p. 39
LEESON, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 164
LEETCH, MichaelGreat Britain1854/1860Intention, Ohio. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 21
LEHMAN, Nathanael D.Germany1886/1890Intention. Book B, p. 57; Book D, p. 76
LEHR, JacobBavaria1864/1880Intention, Hancock County, Il. Final papers, not recorded
LEIGMAN, Fredericksee Frederick Teigman  
LEITER, GotleibSaxe Weimer18602nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 42
LEKAUFLER, GeorgeWittemberg18591st Papers, Vol. B, p. 3
LEMMON, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18572nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 13
LEMMON, SamuelGreat Britain & Ireland18572nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 13
LENNING, HenryPrussia18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 139
LENTHAUSER, JacobBaden1872Intention
LENTMAN, CasperGermany1877/1880Intention. Book B, p. 24. Final Papers. Not recorded.
LENZ, JosephPrussia1860/18641st Papers, Vol. B, p. 12; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 58
LERESCH, Paul“My native country”18572nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 11
LEWIS, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 102
LEX, TheodorePrussia18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 24
LIND, GodfreyFrance1870/18721st Papers, Vol. A, p. 29; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 241
LINDH, Ola ChristensonNorway/Sweden1895/1898Intention. Book B, p. 73; Book D, p. 88
LINDSAY, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland1866/1870Intention, New Jersey. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 208
LINDT, WilliamPrussia18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 138
LINKOGLE, JohnHanover18602nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 46
LIPPOLD, AugustSaxe Weimer1854/1859Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 1
LIPPOLD, Frank HermannSaxony1875Book C, p. 6
LIPPOLD, Frank L.Prussia1876/1878Intention. Book B, p. 12; Book B, p. 183
LIPPOLD, GottlobSaxony18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 82
LIPPOLDT, Frederick AndrewSaxe Weimar18601st Papers, Vol. A, p. 2
LIVINSOHN, IsidorPrussia1866/1872Intention, New York. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 226
LODDEKE, AntoneGermany1880Book C, p. 123
LOELLKE, John F.Germany1871/18741st Papers, Vol. B, p. 28; Book C, p. 20
LOELLKE, WilliamGermany1885Book C, p. 152
LOFFCOTTER, CoonrodGermany18582nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 20
LONDON, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland1857/1864Intention, Bureau County, Il. 2nd Papers, Vol, A, p. 61
LONG, DenisGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 154
LONG, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland18711st Papers, Vol. B, p. 29
LONG, StephenBaden18662nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 57
LONG, WilliamGreat Britain18602nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 44
LONGEN, TheodorePrussia1855/1860Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 22
LONGWILL, Thomas C.Great Britain & Ireland18642nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 65
LORAIN (LORENS), MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland18592nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 32
LORAN, MattewGreat Britain & Ireland18592nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 33
LORENZ, AndrewAustria1890Book C, p. 182
LORENZ, JacobAustria1890Book C, p. 183
LORENZ, JosephAustria1890Book C, p. 184
LOUCK, HenryNassau18641st Papers, Vol. A, p. 12
LOUIS, PaulFrance18601st Papers, Vol. B, p. 14
LOWAS, GeorgeEngland/Ireland18641st Papers, Vol. B, p. 19
LU??ERGAN, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland1864/1866Intention, Madison County. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 94
LUDWIG, Alexander L.Germany1886Book D, p. 57
LUHING, HenryPrussia18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 139
LULLWITZ, CharlesGermany1890/18921st Papers, Vol. B, p. 40; Book D, p. 83
LYNCH, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland1858/1861Intention. 2nd Paprs, Vol. A, p. 24
LYON, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18642nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 64
LYONS, ChristopherGreat Britain & Ireland18591st Papers, Vol. B, p. 4
LYONS, WilliamIreland18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 24 a. 30
LYONS, WilliamIreland18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 25 a. 60
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