Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 85182

District Court (Fourth District : Wasatch County) Citizenship certificate stubs

Dates: i 1907-1924.

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Scope and Content

This series contains stubs for certificates of citizenship issued by the court to newly naturalized citizens. The court clerk was responsible for sending the Bureau of Immigration and Naturalization in Washington D.C. a duplicate of the certificate, "and to make and keep on file in his office a stub for each certificate so issued by him, whereon shall be entered a memorandum of all the essential facts set forth in such certificate." (Naturalization Act of June 29, 1906, Sec. 12, p. 117 in the Compiled Laws of Utah 1907. Charles S. Tingey, 1908, Salt Lake City.)

The essential facts included both filing information and personal history information on the individual:

No. of certificate,......

Name............

Age........

Declaration of intention issued by clerk of ...... court of ........, vol.........., page....... on the .......day of.......A.D.........

Petition filed on the ..... day of ...... A.D. ........ vol......, page........

Name, age, and place of residence of wife......,........,.......

Names, ages, and places of residence of minor children.................................................................................... Date of order........... Volume......., page......

(Signature of holder)...............

The preprinted stub forms were in volumes issued by the Bureau of Naturalization.

Arrangement

The stubs are arranged by certificate and volume number. The certificate numbers were issued in chronological order.

Related Records

Naturalization record books from the District Court (Fourth District : Wasatch County), Series 84156, contain petitions of naturalization and order of admission as a citizen as cited in the stubs.

Additional Forms

This series is available on microfilm.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Finding Aids

Indexes: An electronic index is available. Entries include the name of the individual, the year of the entry, and the volume and page number of the entry. View index. Indexes: A Guide to Naturalization Records is available in the Archives Research Center. Other: A Guide to Naturalization Records is available in the Archives Research Center.

Indexing Terms

  • Naturalization--Utah--Wasatch County.
  • Emigration and immigration--Utah--Wasatch County.
  • Citizenship--Utah--Wasatch County.
  • Emigration and immigration--Utah--Wasatch County.
  • Citizenship--Utah--Wasatch County.

Container List

REEL VOLUME DATE DESCRIPTION
1 2047 1907-1914 20461-20470
1 6645 1914-1920 138441-138450
1 31583 1920-1924 1250271-1250274