US (Community Project), New York—Naturalization Card Index, 1792–1906 [Part A]


How to Index a Naturalization Index Card


This is a sample image of a naturalization index card. For the image above, the fields would be indexed as follows:

  1. Surname: Ahlstrom
  2. Given Names: Charles N
  3. Naturalization City: Press Tab to skip the field.
  4. Naturalization County: New York
  5. Event Year: 1868
  6. Birth Year: Press Tab to skip the field.
  7. Age: Press Tab to skip the field.
  8. Former Nationality: Sweden