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Updated Naturalization Index – P

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T V W Y Z

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
PABST (Papst), Louis Germany 1878/1880 Intention. Book C, p. 219
PADDOCK, Benjamin England 1868 Book A, p. 227
PADDOCK, John England 1864 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 12; 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 61
PALMER, John Great Britain 1864 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 74
PAPAGEORGACOPCUSTOS, A. Greece 1915 Book I, p. 7
PAPKE, Charles Germany 1880 Intention. Book B, p. 39
PARKER, William England 1936 Book G, p. 3. 3 children, wife deceased
PARKOS, Matthew Bohemia 1876/1882 Intention. Book B, p. 17; Book D, p. 22
PARKOS, Vaclay Austria 1880 Final Papers, not recorded
PARKOS, Vojtech Austria 1877 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 35
PATTON, John Great Britain 1878/1878 Intention. Book B, p. 28; Book C, p. 2
PAUL, John Phillip Germany 1855/1860 Intention, St. Louis. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 22
PAUL, Louis Joseph France 1862/1864 Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 72
PEAKIN, Francis Great Britain & Ireland 1896 Book C, p. 207
PEARCE, Albany M. England 1898 Book C, p. 211
PEARCE, Charles Great Britain & Ireland 1889 Intention. Book B, p. 64
PEARCE, Percy R. Great Britain & Ireland 1896 Intention. Book B, p. 74
PEARCE, Richard Great Britain & Ireland 1896 Intention. Book B, p. 74
PELCIER, Paul Italy 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 113
PERRSON, Andreas P. Norway/Sweden 1891/1896 Intention. Book B, p. 69; Book D, p. 86
PERRY, James C. Great Britain 1839/1842 Intention. Commissioners Record A, p. 39. Oath & Certificate, p. 174, 175
PERZGEN, Mathias Joseph Germany 1878 Book B, p. 185. Final papers
PETERSON, John Julius Sweden 1918 Intention. Book I, p. 17. Book F, p. 18, wife, 3 children
PETERSON, Leo Russia 1904/1914 Intention, New York. Book F, p. 10, wife, 3 children
PETTON, Edward Germany 1886 Book C, p. 159
PETTON, John Prussia 1880 Not recorded
PFEIFER, Frederick Germany 1880/1886 Intention, Indiana. Book D, p. 62
PFEIFER, John Austria 1871 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 221
PHILLIPS, Peter Germany 1880 not recorded
PIEPER, Franz —- 1879 Book B, p. 202
PIERCE, Gilbert D. see Gilbert D. Price    
PIETSCH, William Germany 1906/1910 Intention, Ohio. Book F, p. 4. Priest
PILGER, William Prussia 1857/1864 Intention. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 68
PIVODER, Stephen see Bivoder, Stephen    
PLUNKET, Philip Great Britain & Ireland 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 198
PLUNKET, Thomas England 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 194
POETTGEN, Clements Prussia 1876/1878 Intention, Book B, p. 10; Book B, p. 201
POGMORE, Robert Great Britain & Ireland 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 134
POMMER, Frank Prussia 1872 Intention
PORZGEN, Mathias J. Germany 1876/1878 Intention. Book B, p. 24; Book B, p. 185
POTTGEN, Louis Prussia 1865/1868 Intention. 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 14; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 114
POTTLER, Peter Bavaria 1887/1889 Intention. Book B, p. 58; Book D, p. 71
POWDERLY, Thomas Great Britain & Ireland 1858/1876 Intention. Book B, p. 163
POWER, Peter Great Britain & Ireland 1856 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 8
POWERS, James Great Britain & Ireland 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 196
POWERS, John Great Britain & Ireland 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 115
POWERS, Lawrence Great Britain & Ireland 1856 2nd Papers, Vol. B, p. 10
POWERS, Michael Ireland 1874 Book C, p. 291
POWERS, Patrick Great Britain & Ireland 1864 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 53
POWERS, Patrick Great Britain & Ireland 1856/1864 Intention, Massachusetts. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 54
POERS (POWERS?), Thomas Great Britain & Ireland 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 201
POWERS, Thomas Great Britain & Ireland 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 113
POWERS, William —- 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 129
POWRIE, James Great Britain & Ireland 1862/1864 1st Papers, Vol. B, p. 17; 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 66
PRATT, Moses England 1853/1862 Intention, Ohio. 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 35
PREGER, Frederick Germany 1876 Book C, p. 89
PREGER, Martin Germany 1876 Book C, p. 85
PREVERT, Henry Prussia 1870 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 218
PREVOT, Francois August Mathey Switzerland 1880 Intention. Book B, p. 40
PRICE, Benjamin Great Britain & Ireland 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 202
PRICE, Gilbert England 1884/1886 Intention. Book B, p. 52; Book C, p. 157
PRICE, Thomas Great Britain & Ireland 1892 Book C, p. 193
PRILL, Charles Prussia 1870/1876 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 26; Book C, p. 62
PRILL, John (Johann) Prussia 1870/1876 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 26; Book B, p. 172; Book C, p. 74
PTAK (PTIK, PTECK), Joseph Austria 1872/1874 1st Papers, Vol. A, p. 33; Book C, p. 12
PURCELL, Michael Great Britain 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 177
PYKET, George F. Great Britain & Ireland 1868 2nd Papers, Vol. A, p. 140
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