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March 27, 2019

Naturalization Records N

An often overlooked resource for ancestor searching is Naturalization Records.

Naturalization records can help you find the date of immigration, ship's passenger list, port of arrival, and the place of birth for your ancestor. Some naturalization records include occupations, names and ages of minor children and more 

 Many years ago I set up a website devoted to Naturalization and Passports. If you haven't been there, you may want to check it out. contains links to as many online naturalization and passport records I could find for USA and Canada. It also contains some transcribed records for those topics.

Here's a few naturalization records for states N to start you off. This particular set for America is pay-to-view records.  also has links to free databases for America and Canada:

New Jersey, County Naturalization Records, 1749-1986

New Jersey, Naturalization Records, 1878-1945

North Dakota, Naturalization Index, 1874-1963

New Hampshire, State and Federal Naturalization Records, 1832-1945

New Mexico, Federal Naturalization Records, 1881-1983

Nevada, Naturalization Petitions, 1956-1991

Nebraska, Federal Naturalization Records, 1890-1957

North Carolina, Naturalization Records, 1872-1996

New York, Alien Depositions of Intent to Become U.S. Citizens, 1825-1871

New York, Naturalization Papers of Central and Western New York State, 1799-1847

New York, State and Federal Naturalization Records, 1794-1940

New York City, Selected Naturalization Records, 1816-1845

New York, Naturalization Records, 1882-1944

Dutchess County, New York, Naturalization Records, 1932-1989

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