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Updated Naturalization Index – G

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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
GAAN (Geen), RichardEngland18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 24
GAFNEY, DennisGreat Britain & Ireland18572nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 13
GALLACK, WilliamAustria18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 92
GALLS, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18562nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 6
GAMERDINGER, JacobWertemberg18572nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 16
GARITY, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland1864Not recorded
GARRELLS, GeldeHanover18592nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 35
GARSON, WilliamPrussia1876Book C, p. 106
GARTLAND, BartholomewGreat Britain & Ireland18602nd Papers, Vol B., p. 36
GASTON, William J.Great Britain & Ireland18702nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 209
GATELY, WilliamGreat Britain & Ireland18761st Papers, Vol. B, p. 34
GAVEN, HughGreat Britain1874/1876Intention. Book B, p. 7; Book C, p. 64
GAVIN, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland1854/1860Intention, New York. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 17
GAVIN, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 115
GAVIN, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland1882Book B, p. 44
GEEN, RichardGreat Britain & Ireland18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 24
GEIGER, BedaGermany18822nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 72
GEILER, John M.Saxony1860/1868Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 159
GEISENHEIMER, WilliamGermany1888Book B, p. 60; Book D, p. 75
GEISLER, ChristianGermany1876/18781st Papers, Vol. B, p. 33; Book B, p. 184
GEISLER, WilliamPrussia1876/1880Intention. Book B, p. 12; Book D, p. 9
GEORGEVITS, JohnHungary1905/1913Intention, St. Louis. Book F, p. 9. Wife & child
GERBERDING, AdolfGermany1897/18991st Papers, Vol. B, p. 42; 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 78
GERHARD, JohnNassau1860/1878Intention, Madison County. Book B, p. 171
GERNER, CharlesBaden18592nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 32
GERRING, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland1873/1875Intention. Book B, p. 5; 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 66
GERSON, CharlesGermany1880Book C, p. 126
GERSON, Frederick E.Germany1880Intention. Book B, p. 34
GERSON, John F.Germany1880/1884Intention. Book B, p. 34; Book D, p. 26
GERSON, WilliamPrussia1876Book C, p. 106
GIBBONS, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland1868Not recorded
GIBBONS, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland1880Book C, p. 130
GIBBONS, Richard C. (Robert C.)Great Britain & Ireland1868Intention 1867. 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 20; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 134
GIBBONS, WilliamGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 124
GIBBS, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 142
GIESENHIENER, GustGermany1896Book C, p. 205
GILE, SmithGreat Britain & Ireland18642nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 53
GILL, HenryGreat Britain & Ireland1863/1866Intention. 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 9; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 77
GILL, RichardGreat Britain & Ireland1936Miscellaneous Record Book 163, p. 66
GILL, SmithGreat Britain18601st Papers, Vol. B, p. 13
GILL, ThomasGreat Britain1870Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 214
GILL, WilliamGreat Britain1859/18641st Papers, Vol. B, p. 1; 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 55
GILMORE, PatrickGreat Britain1876Book C, p. 39
GLEASON, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 147
GLEESPAN, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland1854/1868Intention, New Jersey. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 111
GLORIET, JohnBaden18682nd Papers, Vol B, p. 60
GOCKE, EdwardPrussia18722nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 236
GOCKE, GustavePrussia1868/1872Intention. 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 25; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 242
GOEMANN, FrederickHanover1856Intention, St. Louis, Mo.
GOERES, Peter W.Luxemburg1876/1876Intention. Book B, p. 11; Book C, p. 192
GOETHE, FrankGermany1892Book D, p. 82
GOETTEN, JosephGermany1886Book D, p. 59
GOFF, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18642nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 75
GOLDEN, ThomasGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 169
GOLDENBERG, JacobHesse Darmstadt18601st Papers, Vol. A, p. 5
GOLLENBERG, CharlesPrussia18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 132
GONNELL, John B.Great Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 198
GOODENOUGH, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18681st Papers, Vol. A, p. 21
GOODYEAR, ConradSaxe Weimar1854/1868Intention, Indiana. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 144
GORMAN, DavidGreat Britain & Ireland18601st Papers, Vol. B, p. 11
GORMAN, HenryGreat Britain & Ireland1866/1868Intention. 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 18; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 204
GORMAN, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 91
GORMAN, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland1859/1862Intention, Madison County. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 31
GORMAN, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 89
GORMAN, PatrickGreat Britain & Ireland18662nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 91
GORMAN, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 202
GOSLING, DavidGreat Britain & Ireland1866Intention. 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 16
GOTHE, FrankGermany1889Intention. Book B, p. 65
GOTHE, William CharlesGermany1887/1892Intention. Book B, p. 59. 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 75
GOTTEN, Charles (Karl)Germany1876/1878Intention, Book B, p. 175. Final papers, not recorded
GOWLING, AlfredEngland1890Book C, p. 181
GOWLING, JosephGreat Britain1882/1886Intention. Book B, p. 47; Book D, p. 57
GOY, JohnEngland1872Not recorded
GRABBE, AugustPrussia1876/1878Intention. Book B, p. 14; Book B, p. 180
GRABBE, PhillipPrussia1876/1878Intention. Book B, p. 14; Book B, p. 181
GRACE, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland18642nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 67
GRACE, PatrickGreat Britain & Irealnd18671st Papers, Vol. A, p. 20
GRACE, RobertGreat Britain & Ireland18592nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 31
GRADYS, JamesGreat Britain & Ireland18582nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 20
GRAHAM, GeorgeGreat Britain18592nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 30
GRAMESPACHER, EmilGermany18821st Papers, Vol. B, p. 36
GRAMESPACHER, EugenGermany1881Intention. Book B, p. 42
GRANER, LouisWirtemburg18672nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 109
GRANEY, MichaelGreat Britain & Ireland1880Book D, p. 2
GRASMADER, Henry (Grasmalder)Prussia1870/1878Intention, Douglas County. Book B, p. 176
GRASSER, ChristianFrance18642nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 60
GREAVES, PeterEngland1880Book C, p. 127
GREENE, LawrenceGreat Britain18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 174
GREGG, JohnGreat Britain & Ireland1868Intention. 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 25
GREGORY, ThomasEngland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 128
GREVE, HenryPrussia1866/1868Intention, Madison County. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 167
GRIESBAUM, MaritzBaden1876/1879Intention. Book B, p. 13; Book B, p. 186 & 204
GRIMES, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 131
GRIMM, EdwardGermany18931st Papers, Vol. B, p. 41
GRIMM, WilliamPrussia18682nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 137
GROPPEL, HermannPrussia1856/1868Intention, Missouri. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 125
GROSJEAN, AndrewFrance1867/1871Intention. 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 23; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 224
GROSJEAN, FrancisFrance18602nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 37
GROSJEAN, NicholasFrance1860/1862Intention. 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 5; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 36
GROSON, WilliamPrussia1876Book C, p. 106
GROSS, JohnGermany1886Book C, p. 160
GROSS, JosephGermany1886Book C, p. 155
GROSS, WilliamPrussia1858/1862Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 35
GRUNEWALD, JohnGermany1880Not recorded
GUENTHER, Charles HermannGermany1888Book C, p. 170; Probate Court Record; Order Book J, p. 45
GUNNING, ThomasGreat Britain & Ireland18751st Papers, Vol. B, p. 32
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