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From: carolyn a atkinson <>
Subject: [ROOTS-L] Re: naturalization wait?
Date: Wed, 9 Oct 2002 02:40:37 -0500
Also try to find in the microfilm records the records of land purchases.
He would have had to prove his naturalization. In Iowa, if you are
lucky, they were microfilmed along with the land record purchase records.
Date: Tue, 08 Oct 2002 12:27:14 -0600
From: joe <>
Subject: Re: naturalization wait?
Hello Mr. Lucky,
The short answer to your question is 2 or more years. If you want more
detail about Naturalization records and the process see...
Types of U.S. Naturalization Records
Good luck with your search.
> My gg-grandfather was married in Sangamon County in Illinois in 1857.
> came from Prussia, Germany. He was granted citizenship in Jackson
> county,Iowa in 1867. I am trying to find out where he applied. How long
> he have to aply before citizenship was granted?
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