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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 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
NAGEL, Louis Germany 1884/1886 Intention. Book B, p. 50; Book D, p. 60
NAGLE, Frederick Germany 1887/1890 Intention, Philadelphia. Book D, p. 2
NAIL, James Ireland 1868 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 22
NAIL, John Ireland 1868 Intention
NAIL, John Great Britain & Ireland 1860 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p 47
NAPP, Francis C. Prussia 1864 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 53
NAPP, John Prussia 1862/1864 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 17; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 51
NAUCKE, Peter Prussia 1873 Intention. Book B, p. 2
NEHLS, John Germany 1880/1882 Intention. Book B, p. 36; Book D, p. 20
NELDER, William Great Britain & Ireland 1895/1898 Intention. Book B, p. 73; Book C, p. 209
NELSON, John Sweden 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 84
NEUMEYER, Carl Prussia 1870/1872 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 27; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 240
NEWMAN, Andrew Great Britain & Ireland 1859 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 28
NICHOLSON, Patrick Great Britain & Ireland 1864 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 62
NICOL, Peter Great Britain & Ireland 1868 Book A, p. 224
NICOLAY, Christopher Germany 1880/1884 Intention. Book B, p. 37; Book D, p. 30
NISTLER, Robert Prussia 1874 Book A, p. 231
NITSCHKE, Paul Germany 1893/1896 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 40; 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 77
NIX, William England 1850/1862 Intention, Wisconsin. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 30
NOLT, Antoine Baden 1859 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 7
NOONAN, Andrew Great Britain & Ireland 1892 Book A, p. 245
NOONAN, David Great Britain & Ireland 1868 2nd Papers, Vol A, p. 120
NOONAN, David Great Britain & Ireland 1862 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 38
NOONAN, James Great Britain & Ireland 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 116
NORDELL, Axel Sweden 1876/1878 Intention, Indiana. Book B, p. 174; Book C, p. 118
NOVOTNY, Frank Austria 1872 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 225
NURNBERGER, Otto Prussia/Germany 1884/1886 Intention. Book D, p. 61
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