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Naturalization petitions, military

Creator: Geary County. District/Probate Court

Date: 1918-1920

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 59389

Space Required/Quantity:

  • 2.00 Microfilm roll(s) (35mm)

Title (Main title): Naturalization petitions, military

Scope and Content

Scope and content: The naturalization petitions for soldiers are identical to the petition and record series, also known as second papers. These show name; address; age; race; sex; physical description; occupation; date and place of origin; date and place of arrival in U.S.; country renounced; names, ages and residence of children; date of declaration of intention; and orders in court granting or denying citizenship. May include photographs. Arranged chronologically, indexed by surname. These individuals were naturalized under an act of Congress on May 9, 1918, allowing veterans to be naturalized without filing a declaration of intent and reducing the five year residence requirement down to one year.


No Locators Identified


  • AR 5450: 1918, 1920 1918-1920
  • AR 5451: 1918, 1920 1918-1920

Index Terms


    Geary County (Kan.) -- Genealogy
    Citizenship -- United States
    Naturalization -- Kansas -- Geary County
    Naturalization records -- Kansas -- Geary County
    Veterans -- Kansas -- Geary County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Geary County. Courts. District/Probate Court.