Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 85180

District Court (Fifth District : Juab County) Citizenship certificate stubs

Dates: i 1908-1928.

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Scope and Content

This series contains stubs for certificates of citizenship issued by the court to newly naturalized citizens. The court clerk was responsible for sending the Bureau of Immigration and Naturalization in Washington D.C. a duplicate of the certificate, "and to make and keep on file in his office a stub for each certificate so issued by him, whereon shall be entered a memorandum of all the essential facts set forth in such certificate." (Naturalization Act of June 29, 1906, Sec. 12, p. 117 in the Compiled Laws of Utah 1907. Charles S. Tingey, 1908, Salt Lake City.)

The essential facts included both filing information and personal history information on the individual such as number of certificate; name; age; dates issue and filing; name, age, and place of residence of wife; names, ages, and places of residence of minor children; date of order; and signature of holder.

The preprinted stub forms were in volumes issued by the Bureau of Naturalization.The status of stubs kept from 1928 to 1930 is uncertain. After 1930, the stubs were attached to the NATURALIZATION RECORDS. The series was begun when Juab County was in the fifth judicial district; in 1977, the county was moved to the fourth judicial district.

Arrangement

Numerical by certificate number.

Related Records

Naturalization record books from the District Court (Fourth District : Juab County), Series 85178, contain the volumes cited for petitions of naturalization and order of admission as a citizen.

Preliminary citizenship examination lists from the District Court (Fourth District : Juab County), Series 85179, contain recommendations on granting or denying citizenship and the subsequent order. If granted, a certificate would be issued and a stub retained by the court.

Declarations of intention record books from the District Court (Fourth District : Juab County), Series 85224, contain the volumes of declarations of intention cited in the stubs, if filed with the Fifth District Court-Juab County.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Finding Aids

Indexes: An electronic index is available. Entries include the name of the individual, the year of the record, and the volume and page number of the record. View index. Other: A research guide is available in the Archives Research Center.

Indexing Terms

  • Naturalization--Utah--Juab County.
  • Emigration and immigration--Utah--Juab County.
  • Citizenship--Utah--Juab County.

Container List

REEL VOLUME DATE DESCRIPTION
1 3239 1908-1912 35951-35975
1 1560 1912-1914 15591-15600
1 21796 1917-1918 773551-773560
1 14910 1915-1917 474791-474800
1 22101 1919-1922 778251-778275
1 40976 1922-1928 1680751-1680073