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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
MACDOUGALL, DuncanCanada1917Intention. Book F, p. 17; Book I, p. 15. Wife
MACK, PeterGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 175
MACKENZIE, PeterScotland1916Intention. Book I, p. 8
MACLEAN, George R.England/Scotland1857/1860Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 1
MACOBOY, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland1860/1868Intention, Madison County, 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 144
MADDEN, JamesGreat Britain18712nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 223
MADDEN, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland1860/18641st Papers, Vol. B, p. 12; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 72
MADDEN, MichaelGreat Britain18722nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 236
MADDEN, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland1873/1876Intention. Book B, p. 1; Book C, p. 59
MAHER, MartinIreland1875Intention. Book B, p. 9; Book C, p. 33
MAHEY, PatrickGreat Britain1860/1862Intention. 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 8; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 33
MAHON, PatrickQueen of Great Britain
Empress of India
1897Book A, p. 254
MAHONEY, PeterGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 177
MAI, ClemensGermany1880Not recorded
MALEGKA, FrankAustria18611st Papers, Vol. B, p. 15
MALEY, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 201
MALEY, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland1876Book C, p. 294
MALEY, MorrisGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 96
MALEY, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 126
MALLOY, HenryGreat Britain & Ireland1880/1886Intention. Book B, p. 39; Book D, p. 49
MALONE, DanielGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 181
MALONE, JeremiahGreat Britain & Ireland18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 26
MALONE, JohnIreland1862/18641st Papers, Vol. A, p. 9; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 54
MALONE, LewisIreland1866/18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 18; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 204
MALONE, WilliamIreland1866/18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 18; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 207
MALONEY, HenryIreland1868/18701st Papers, Vol. A, p. 20; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 219
MALONEY, JosephIreland1860/1872Intention, New Jersey. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 239
MALONEY, MartinIreland1870/18731st Papers, Vol. A, p. 31. Final papers. Book C, p. 23
MALONEY, RodyIreland1856/1868Intention, Missouri. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 166
MALONEY, TimothyGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 102
MANDERSHEIT, NicholasPrussia1861Intention
MANZ, HenryGermany18572nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 15
MAPPES, AndrewBavaria1868/1876Intention, New York. Book C, p. 56
MARA, AndrewGreat Britain18702nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 211
MARA (MARRA), JamesIreland1868/18701st Papers, Vol. A, p. 23; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 212
MARA, JohnGreat Britain18702nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 212
MARRA, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 117
MARRA, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 114
MARRA, WilliamGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 114
MARTIMER, HenryPrussia1877/1880Intention. Book B, p. 25; Book D, p. 10
MARTIN, AlexanderPrussia18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 137
MARTIN, FrederickSwitzerland1880Book D, p. 5
MARTIN, JosephFrance1860/1868Intention, Louisiana. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 180
MARTINER, HenriPrussia1877/1880Intention. Book D, p. 10
MASER, CharlesGermany1876Book C, p. 104
MATEGKA, FrancAustria1861/1866Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 96
MATTHES, GustavPrussia1876/1880Intention, Madison County. not recorded
MAUER, John E.England18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 79
MAWER, Luke P.Great Britain & Ireland1854/1870Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 211
MAXWELL, HenryGreat Britain18602nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 46
MAXWELL, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18582nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 17
MAYS, ThomasEngland1855/1864Intention, Indiana. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 64
MAZARAKIS, Stephanos ConstantineTurkey1917Intention, St. Louis. Book F, p. 19. Wife & 2 children
McANALLY, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 90
McANARNY, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland18602nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 38
McARDLE, PeterGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 182
McARDLE, PhillipGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 179
McAVOY, BarneyGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 105
McBRIDE, JamesGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 172
McBRIDE, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland18672nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 106
McCARTHY, JohnGreat Britain1874/1880Intention, New York. Book D, p. 12
McCARTHY, MauriceGreat Britain & Ireland1896Book C, p. 204
McCARTHY, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 85
McCARTY, DennisGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 174
McCARTY, FlorenceGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 172
McCARTY, JerryGreat Britain1874Book C, p. 293
McCARTY, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 82
McCARTY, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 181
McCARTY, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 150
McCARTY, MichaelGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 169
McCARTY, PatrickEngland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 127
McCARTY, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 156
McCAULEY, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 201
McCAW, DanielGreat Britain & Scotland1880Book C, p. 1214
McCOOLE, MichaelGreat Britain18722nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 233
McCORMICK, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 100
McDERMOTT, JamesGreat Britain18582nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 24
McDONALD, EdwardGreat Britain & Ireland18582nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 24
McDONALD, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 180
McDONNELL (McDONNALD), JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 184
McDONOUGH, Martinnot recorded18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 129
McELHONE, JohnIreland1894Book C, p. 201
McFALL, MichaelGreat Britain18722nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 235
McGAHAN, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland1860/1866Intention, New York. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 104
McGARITY, JohnIreland18621st Papers, Vol. A, p. 9; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 69
McGAW, OwenGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 150
McGINN, PattGreat Britain1875/1877Intention. Book B, p. 9; Book B, p. 189 & 203
McGINNIS, HughGreat Britain1875Book A, p. 236
McGINNIS, JamesIreland1884Book C, p. 145
McGINNIS, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland1875/1877Intention. Book B, p. 8; 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 69
McGOWAN, EdwardGreat Britain & Ireland18641st Papers, Vol. B, p. 19
McGOWAN, HughGreat Britain & Ireland1882/1884Intention. Book D, p. 43
McGOWAN, JohnNot recorded18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 184
McGOWAN, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland1884Not recorded
McGOWAN, RobertGreat Britain & Ireland1880/1884Intention. Book B, p. 32; Book D, p. 38
McGRATH, EdwardGreat Britain1859/18761st Papers, Wisconsin. Book C, p. 83
McGRATH, JohnIreland1871/18741st Papers, Vol. A, p. 31; 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 65
McGRATH, PeterEngland1859/18661st Papers, Vol. B, p. 3; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 79
McGRATH, RogerGreat Britain & Ireland18642nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 52
McGRATH, WilliamGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 124
McGUIRE, AndrewIreland18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 21; 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 65
McGUIRE, BernardGreat Britain & Ireland1876Book C, p. 102
McGUIRE, JamesGreat Britain1873Intention. Book B, p. 6
McGUIRE, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18701st Papers, Vol. B, p. 25
McGUIRE, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 180
McGUIRE, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 183
McGUIRE, TimothyGreat Britain & Ireland1866/18702nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 220; 1st Papers, Vol B. p. 23
McHUGH, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers Vol. A, p. 183
McINERHENY, AustinGreat Britain & Ireland1858/1866Intention, Madison County. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 87
McKALE, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18642nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 74
McKENNA, HughGreat Britain & Ireland1869/1876Intention. Book B, p. 170; Book C, p. 63
McKENNA, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 95
McKENNA, Lewellyn BirminghamCanada18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 20
McKERNAN, MichaelIreland18631st Papers, Vol. A, p. 10
McMAHON, ArthurGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 170
McNEMARA, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland1856/1868Intention, Wisconsin. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 161
McNULTY, CharlesIreland1858/1864Intention, Indiana. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 50
McNULTY, MichaelEngland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 173
McSTAY, JohnIreland1866/18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 17; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 17
MEAGHER, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland1864/18661st Papers, Vol. B, p. 20; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 101
MEALY, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18602nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 48
MEDD, FrankGreat Britain & Ireland1886Intention. Book B, p. 56
MEDD, FrankGreat Britain & Ireland18942nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 74
MEDDENDORF, FranzSaxon Aldenburg1864/18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 12; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 165
MEHAR, MartinIreland1875/1876Intention. Book B, p. 9; Book C, p. 33
MEIRSCH, Amel Harrumed(?)Germany1880/1890Intention. Book B, p. 61; Book D, p. 74
MEITNER, JohnBohemia1879Intention. Book B, p. 29
MENDERSHEIT, NicholasPrussia18611st Papers, Vol. A, p. 6
MENDOZA, CedroMexico1888Book C, p. 304
MENERA, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 179
MERCURIA, LeoItaly1902/1904Intention. Book B, p. 76; Book E, p. 1
METZDORF, AntonGermany1880Not recorded
METZDORF, MathiasGermany1880Book C, p. 299
METZGER, HenryHesse Darmstadt18641st Papers, Vol. B, p. 11; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 62
MEYER, GeorgeGermany1884/1888Intention, Book B, p. 51; Book D, p. 68
MEYER, Johnsee John Myer
MEYER, PeterPrussia1854/1872Intention, St. Louis. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 225
MEYN, Albert ChristianGermany18801st Papers, Vol. B, p. 36
MIARSCH, Amel H.Germany1890Book D, p. 74
MICHEL, GeorgeGermany1880Intention. Book B, p. 33
MICHEL, GeorgeGermany1871/1876Intention, New York. Book C, p. 37; Book B, p. 167
MICHEL, JohnGermany1881/1884Intention. Book B, p. 41; Book D, p. 37
MICHEL, John J.Germany1883Not recorded
MICHEL, JosephGermany—-Book A, p. 251
MICHEL, MichaelBavaria1855/1860Intention, St. Louis. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 11
MICHEL, PhillipPrussia1876Book C, p. 31
MICHEL, TheodoreGermany1889Book B, p. 63
MICHELINI, PeterItaly1882Book C, p. 135
MIDDENDORF, Freinzsee Franz Meddendorf
MIER (MAIER), JohnWurtemburg1876Intention. Book B, p. 16
MILEN, AlexanderGreat Britain1876Book C, p. 67
MILL, JohnBaden18672nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 109
MILLER, AugustGermany1887/1888Intention. Book B, p. 60; Book C, p. 174
MILLER, ChristGermany18712nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 221
MILLER, Henrysee Henry Muller
MILLER, JacobPrussia1872/1874Intention. Book C, p. 15
MILLER, JeromePrussia1875/1880Intention. Book B, p. 8. Final papers, not recorded
MILLER, John (Johan)E. Prussia1917Book I, p. 13
MILLER, John HenryHamburg1888Book C, p. 303. Order Book J, p. 26, Cir. Cl.
MILLER, LewisNorway/Sweden1878Book C, p. 115
MILLER, Louis F. K.Russia1878/1882Intention, Indiana. Book D, p. 16
MILLER, MartinPrussia18712nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 220
MILLER, Williamsee William Muller
MILLER, TheodorePrussia1840Commissioners Record A, p. 66, 67
MILLER, WilliamGermany1882/1884Intention. Book B, p. 48; Book C, p. 140
MITCHELL, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 85
MOEHLE, HenryGermany1880Not recorded
MOHRWEIS, JacobWurtemburg1864/18661st Papers, Vol. A, p. 11; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 98
MOIRE, John W.Sweden18772nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 69
MOLLOY, DavidGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 84
MOLLOY, EdwardGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 154
MOLLOY, HughGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 149
MALONY, Josephsee Joseph Maloney
MONKER, JosephPrussia1866Book A, p. 221
MOONEY, DennisGreat Britain18602nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 47
MOORE, Alexander H.Great Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 81
MOORE, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18652nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 56
MOORE, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 181
MOORE, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 183
MOORE, WilliamGreat Britain1874/1876Intention. Book C, p. 98
MORAN, JohnIreland18701st Papers, Vol. A, p. 30
MORAN, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 161
MOREAN, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland1861/18641st Papers, Vol. A, p. 8; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 58
MORGAN, BarneyGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 91
MORGAN, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 90
MORK, William GervonderPrussia18722nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 231
MORLEY, GeorgeGreat Britain & Ireland1876Book C, p. 295
MORLEY, HenryEngland1873/1880Intention, Wisconsin. Final papers. not recorded
MORMAN, ChristianHanover1860/1864Intention. 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 1; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 44
MORMAN, JosephPrussia1865/1872Intention, Christian County. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 230
MORRIS, Harry P.Great Britain1882Intention. Not recorded
MORRISEY, JohnGreat Britain1882/1886Intention. Book B, p. 47; Book D, p. 55
MORTON, JamesGreat Britain18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 86
MORY, SamuelSwitzerland18722nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 236
MOUTEN, JamesIreland18601st Papers, Vol. A, p. 5; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 229
MOZER, CharlesWertemburg18602nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 16
MUELL, JacobBaden18672nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 109
MUELLER, EdwardHanover18612nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 49
MUELLER, Johan ThomasBavaria1855/1861Intention, Missouri. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 25
MUELLER, John (Johan) D.Wortemburg1876Book B, p. 12
MUENGERSDORF, ChristianGermany1880Intention. Book B, p. 36
MULIKA, AugustGermany1876Intention. Book B, p. 15
MULINA, JermiahGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 171
MULLEN, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 83
MULLER, HenryGermany1873/1876Intention. Book B, p. 197. Final Papers.
MULLER, John D.Wurtemburg1878Book C, p. 5
MULLER, WilhelmGermany1884Book D, p. 39
MULLER (Miller), WilliamLuxemburg/Holland1859/18631st Papers, Vol. B, p. 6; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 39
MULLIGAN, JamesGreat Britain18722nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 235
MULLIGAN, Owen J.Great Britain & Ireland1882/1884Intention. Book B, p. 47; Book D, p. 39
MULLNR, Martinsee Martin Miller
MURPHY, BartholemewGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 182
MURPHY, DanielGreat Britain & Ireland1866/18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 16; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 164
MURPHY, GeorgeGreat Britain1876Book C, p. 97
MURPHY, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 148
MURPHY, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 157
MURPHY, MartinIreland1884Book C, p. 143
MURPHY, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 184
MURPHY, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland1855/1864Intention, Ohio. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 72
MURPHY, PeterGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 151
MURPHY, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18592nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 28
MURPHY, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18681st Papers, Vol. B, p. 18
MURPHY, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland1860/18641st Papers, Vol. B, p. 13; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 57
MURPHY, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18642nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 52
MURPHY, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 182
MURPHY, WiliamQueen Victoria18702nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 213
MURRAY, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland1858/1864Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 47
MURRAY, WilliamGreat Britain1873Book B, p. 192
MYER (MEYER), JohnGermany1878Book C, p. 8
MYERS, WilliamWertemburg18602nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 15
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