These volumes record individuals' declarations of their intentions to become United States citizens before the Third District Court.; Chronological.; Historical Note; Declarations of intention record books; Apr. 22, 1869-Dec. 13, 1871; Dec. 20, 1871-Apr. 29, 1874 (p. 1-164); Apr. 29, 1874-Jan. 10, 1876 (p. 164-end); June 20, 1876-Dec. 12, 1876; Dec. 19, 1876-Mar. 10, 1881; Mar. 11, 1881-July 6, 1883 (p. 1-157); July 6, 1883-Oct. 7, 1887 (p. 157-end); Oct. 7, 1887-Sept. 14, 1894; Sept. 19, 1894-Dec. 12, 1895
Politics, Government, and Law; Declaration of intention—Utah.; Naturalization—Utah.; Emigration and immigration—Utah.; Citizenship—Utah.; UMAbroad--Politics, Government, and Law
This series is classified as Public.
These records are available for reproduction and use.
Declarations of intention and certificate of citizenship record books from the Territorial Supreme Court, Series 3942, of the Supreme Court includes declarations and certificates from the 3rd District Court from 1859-1860. Declarations of intention and certificates of citizenship record book from Salt Lake County (Utah). Probate Court, Series 85109, from the Salt Lake County Probate Court will also contain records of 3rd district residents during the territorial period as Salt Lake County was in the third judicial district since 1856. Certificates of citizenship record books from the District Court (Third District), Series 85110, of the 3rd District Court contain final naturalizations issued by the court, perhaps to some of the same individuals whose earlier declarations of intention are recorded in this series. Declarations of intention record books from the District Court (Fourth District), Series 85169, include records of the 3rd District Court filed in Weber County from 1878-1879 when Weber County was a part of the 3rd judicial district.