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Date Created1892
Description1. Declaration of intent to naturalize of my great grandfather, Passaic County, July 28, 1892. Franz Xaver Niessen (1840-1902) was born in München-Gladbach in the Rhineland (Kingdom of Prussia) and...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1892-1906
DescriptionDeclaration of Intention, Petition for Naturalization, and other documents associated with Franz Bense to become a citizen of the United States. His witness was Carl Volker. Mr. Bense was a native of...
Target AudienceLibrarians and curators
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1917
DescriptionDeclaration of Intention to become a citizen of the United States, as filled out and signed by: Tobias Tobiassen Holmegaard Applicant age:57 Occupation: Farmer Country of Origin:Norway Date of...
Target AudienceLibrarians and curators
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1917
DescriptionDeclaration of Intention to become a citizen of the United States, as filled out and signed by: Domenico Laiellli Applicant age:37 Occupation: Farmer Country of Origin: Italy Date of Birth: 28th...
Target AudienceLibrarians and curators
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1908
DescriptionDeclaration of Intention to become a citizen of the United States, as filled out and signed by: Lito DeAntoniis Applicant age:27 Occupation: Merchant Country of Origin: Italy Date of Birth: 23 July...
Target AudienceLibrarians and curators
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1917
DescriptionDeclaration of Intention to become a citizen of the United States, as filled out and signed by: Fillip Weismuller Applicant age: 53 Occupation: Farmer Country of Origin:Hungary Date of Birth: 2nd...
Target AudienceLibrarians and curators
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1917
DescriptionDeclaration of Intention to become a citizen of the United States, as filled out and signed by: Anna Margaret Schmidt Applicant age:48 Occupation: Lady Country of Origin:Germany Date of Birth: 23...
Target AudienceLibrarians and curators
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1918
DescriptionDeclaration of Intention to become a citizen of the United States, as filled out and signed by: Alfred Smith Applicant age: 29 Occupation: Machinist Country of Origin:England Date of Birth: 25th...
Target AudienceLibrarians and curators
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1911
DescriptionDeclaration of Intention to become a citizen of the United States, as filled out and signed by: Herrmann Carl August Mueller Applicant age:38 Occupation: painter Country of Origin:Germany Date of...
Target AudienceLibrarians and curators
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1912
DescriptionDeclaration of Intention to become a citizen of the United States, as filled out and signed by: Eric Gast Applicant age: 22 Occupation: cook Country of Origin:Germany Date of Birth: 8 April...
Target AudienceLibrarians and curators
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900)