Maine, County Naturalization Records, 1800-1990 is a free collection at FamilySearch with images of naturalization (citizenship) records and digitized indexes from these counties in Maine:

  • Androscoggin

  • Cumberland

  • Franklin

  • Hancock

  • Kennebec

  • Knox

  • Oxford

  • Penobscot

  • Piscataquis

  • Sagadahoc

  • Waldo

  • Washington

  • York

 

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What Can I Learn from Maine Naturalization Records?

 

Information found in this collection may include:

  • Date of petition
  • Name of petitioner
  • Residence
  • Country of birth
  • Place and date of arrival
  • Names of two witnesses
  • Petition number
  • Volume and page number of the petition

 

Declaration of Intent and Naturalization Petitions may include any of the following:

  • Name of the immigrant
  • Country of birth
  • Arrival date and port of entry
  • Date of Declaration of Intent or Naturalization
  • Birth date and birth place
  • Age
  • Race
  • Last foreign residence
  • Current residence
  • Marital status
  • Name of spouse
  • Maiden name of wife
  • Birth date of spouse
  • Residence of spouse
  • Names of witnesses

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