Naturalization records, 1858-1991

Wisconsin. Circuit Court (Wood County)

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  • Format Mixed Materials; Microforms
  • Physical Details
    • 6.2 c.f. (5 archives boxes, 21 separate volumes, and 3 card index boxes) and
    • 14 reels of microfilm (35 mm)
  • Arrangement By type of record
  • OCLC ocn145833992
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  • COLLECTION STORED, IN-PART, AT ARC: Collection may be available for transfer through the Area Research Center (ARC) Network, consult Reading Room Staff.


  • Records of naturalization proceedings in the Circuit Court of Wood County. Records include card indexes to certificates and petitions (1873-1991); volume indexes to declarations, petitions, and certificates (1858-1975); Declarations of Intention (1874-1981); Petitions (1873-1991); and Certificates (1873-1906). Ancillary records include Court Orders Granting and Denying Petitions (1929-1991); Repatriations (1940-1969); Depositions (1933-1956); and Transfers (1962-1983).


  • Also available is an Index to Declarations of Intent, 1872-1921, compiled by the Heart O' Wisconsin Genealogical Society. It is in the local records inventory file cabinet in the archives processing room in Madison.
  • This series is also available on microfilm.
  • Reels 1-9 and 13-14 consist of service copies of film produced by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1999 and 2001.