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Declaration of Intentions

Creator: McPherson County. District Court

Date: 1871-1929

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: MF5803-MF5804 (1871-1929.)

Unit ID: 198015

Space Required/Quantity: Microfilm only

Title (Main title): Declaration of Intentions

Titles (Other):

  • First record

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Declaration by aliens of intention to become U.S. citizens. Can show declaration number; date; name; address; age; race; sex; physical description; occupation; date and place of birth; date and place of arrival in U.S; can also be a more basic record, providing only individual's name, date, former country of allegiance, and court official's signature. Loose declarations of intention come from McPherson and other Kansas counties as well as from other states in which individuals resided before moving to McPherson County.


No Locators Identified


  • MF 5803 no. 3: VOLUME I (1 - 100) 1906-1912
  • MF 5803 no. 4: VOLUME II (101 - 140) 1912-1929
  • MF 5803 no. 5: VOLUME B 1880-1892
  • MF 5804: VOLUME C 1892-1906
  • MF 5804 no. 2: Loose declarations of intention, nd
  • MF 5804 no. 3: VOLUME A First record 1871-1880

Index Terms


    McPherson County (Kan.) -- Genealogy
    Declaration of intention -- Kansas -- McPherson County
    Naturalization records -- Kansas -- McPherson County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. McPherson County. Courts. District Court.