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Monday, December 17, 2012

I'm In Jo Daviess County Now

This 55-year old native of England declared his intent to naturalize in Illinois in the 1870s. What is his name?

Sunday, December 16, 2012

I Live in Ohio Now

This native of Ireland declared his citizenship intent in the mid-19th century in Ohio.

A New New Castle Man

This resident of New Castle County, Delaware declared his intent to become a citizen in the 1880s.

Saturday, December 15, 2012

In What Unit?


What was the rank, company, regiment number, and state of enlistment for this Civil War veteran? The name was removed to help keep us from using databases to tell the answer (grin!).

Friday, December 14, 2012

Signing My Letter

Who signed this letter in a Civil War Union veteral pension file?

Thursday, December 13, 2012

On the Line in '89

Who signed this 1889 era document in Illinois?

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Wednesday, December 12, 2012

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Signing My Name in the 1880s

This man signed a declaration of intention in Illinois in the late 19th century. What is the name on the signature?

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Another Knoxite Declares

Who signed this late 19th century declaration of intention in Illinois?

Monday, December 10, 2012

Declaring in 1886

This native of Sweden signed his declaration of intent to become a citizen in 1886.

Sunday, December 9, 2012

Signing My Name in Court

What is the signature of this declarant from an 1889 Illinois county court record?

Saturday, December 8, 2012

Another Knox Man Declares

This man declared his intention to naturalize in Knox County, Illinois, in 1889.

Friday, December 7, 2012

A Galesburg Declaration

This gentleman signed a declaration of intention to become a United States citizen at the courthouse in Galesburg, Illinois, in the late 19th century.

Thursday, December 6, 2012

A Swede Declares

This man declared his intent to become a United States citizen in Illinois in the 1880s.

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

A Knox County Man Declares

This man declared his intent to naturalize in the 1880s in Knox County, Illinois.

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

A Delaware Man Declares

This man declared his intention to become a US citizen in Delaware in 1848.

Monday, December 3, 2012

A Tazewell Man

This resident of Tazewell County, Illinois, declared his intent to be a citizen in the 1860s.

Sunday, December 2, 2012

Waited Because I Had the Mumps

This 1894 native of San Antonio, Texas, registered for the "Old Men's Draft" there in May of 1942. He did not register in April because he had the mumps.

Saturday, December 1, 2012

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Tending Bar in New Orleans

This man, born in 1927 was working as a bartender when he registered for selective service in 1952 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Friday, November 30, 2012

No More Queen for Me

This subject of Queen Victoria declared his intent to become a citizen in Illinois in 1870. What is his name?

Thursday, November 29, 2012

An 1868 Declarant

This German native declared his intent to become a United States citizen in Illinois in 1868.

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Go Ahead and Hitch Them

What are the signatures on this early 19th century marriage bond from Tennessee?

Organizing Genealogical Information: A Short Course

I was asked to give people a little advance notice about our next offering of "Organizing Your Genealogical Information."

Our next series of classes and follow up sessions will begin in January 2013. More details are here.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

A Pope County Man Registers

This Selective Service registrant was born in 1916 in Dover, Arkansas, and registered for the draft in Pope County. Arkansas.

Monday, November 26, 2012

Declaring in Dallas in 1908

This German native declared his intention to become a citizen in Dallas, Texas in 1908.

Sunday, November 25, 2012

A Rabbi Declares

This rabbi declared his intention to become a United States citizen in Dallas, Texas, in 1908. What was his name.

Saturday, November 24, 2012

Registered in 1945

This man registered for Selective Service in 1945 in Louisiana.

Friday, November 23, 2012

A NOLA Man Registers

This 1923 native of New Orleans, Louisiana, was working as a shipping clerk when he registered for Selective Service.

Thursday, November 22, 2012

A Tennessee Native Registers


This 42 year old native of White County, Tennessee, registered for the draft in Georgia in 1942.

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Happy Thanksgiving

Here is wishing a "Happy Thanksgiving" to our readers regardless of their location. Don't neglect your living relatives while searching for the deceased ones.

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A St. Francis County Man Registers

This 18-year old registered for the draft in St. Francis County, Arkansas, in 1945.

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

What's My Job?

What was the occupation of this groom who married in Clark County, Indiana, in 1939.

Monday, November 19, 2012

An 1839 Marriage

 
Who is getting married in this 1839 marriage record from Indiana? (Ignore the word "Unofficial" as the watermak.)

Sunday, November 18, 2012

A 19-Year Old Registers

This 19-year old Atlanta, Georgia, resident registered for the draft in June of 1942. The 6 foot tall young man weighed 155 pounds.