New York, County Naturalization Records - Family Search Historical Records/Known Issues

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Known Issues[edit | edit source]

Question 1[edit | edit source]

Question 1: Some records are missing. Where can the records be viewed?
Answer 1: See answers below for information about known missing records and respective film numbers, if available, or alternate online location:

  • New York > Declaration of intention indexes are currently unavailable online.

Question 2[edit | edit source]

Question 2: The Event Type and Year Range (waypoint) title does not properly reflect the actual digital record content. How can I determine what digital records are likely to be found within a collection?
Answer 2: The list of known waypoint discrepancies describes the event type or year range existing in the collection:

  • Allegany > Petitions for naturalization 1866-1894 and Petitions for naturalization 1894-1900 are Certificates of Citizenship.
  • Kings > Petitions for naturalization and petition evidence 1919 vol 176, no 43601-43850 file numbers should be no 43628-43850.
  • New York > Petitions for naturalization and petition evidence 1920 vol 416, no 103101-103350 > Images 1-266 are pages 155-250 (petitions 103255-103350) and Images 267-677 are pages 1-155 (petitions 103101-103255).

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