Re: Naturalization verification notations on passenger manifests #general

bette_sscf <bette_sscf@...>

Russ Maurer wrote: < In the JewishGen infofile on passenger manifest
markings in the occupation column
(, it is stated that the
naturalization verification markings start with the district number (one or
two digits) followed by the application number (most commonly six digits). I
am finding that this longer number is usually, or maybe always, the
certificate of arrival number, not the application number. >

Application for Certificate of Arrival and Preliminary Form for a
Declaration of Intention (sample)
This form is usually not included with Declaration of Intention, Petition
for Naturalization and Certificate of Naturalization documents in INS/USCIS
files and may be the application number referred to in manifest markings.

Bette Stoop Mas

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