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This Wiki article details the history of gaining citizenship, who are eligible and the changes over the years.
A comprehensive guide from to immigration databases and collections that include passenger lists and manifests. Includes ports within states. The" United States: Germans to America Index" covers thousands of records from 1850 to 1900s.
Arrivals in New York between 1892-1924. Includes a database for a search.
Detailed explanation of historical steps to naturalization with links to individual requirements of states.
Naturalization Records The RCGS database contains the digitized naturalization records from Riley County U.S. District Court Records from 1859-1943; from Geary County 1865–1944; and Wabaunsee County 1865-1929. Search options are divided into declarations of intentions, petitions, and final papers. Rules of naturalization changed over the years and all three categories were not consistently used, so search “all records” for the best results. An explanation of the naturalization process over time is found on the Family Search United States Naturalization and Citizenship page. Source information for the record is found in the description area under the name.
An extensive list of sites providing information on Passenger Lists, including to Canada.