[Nemaha County Genealogical Society]

Nemaha County Kansas

Naturalization Records

Book 1


The following information was abstracted from Book 1 of the Declaration of Intentions which begins in October 1906. This book contains 100 records of which 50 are given here. These records are located in the office of the Clerk of District Court, Nemaha County Courthouse, Seneca, KS.

Philip COSANDIER, farmer aged 21, of Onaga, Kansas, was born on 17 Mar 1885 in Canton, Neuchatel, Switzerland. Philip immigrated from Ligniere, Switzerland aboard the La Bourgone. He arrived in New York on 1 May 1888. Philip Cosandier filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 4 Oct 1906 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 1)

August ROTHERS, farmer aged 21, of Reilly Twp., Nemaha Co., KS, was born on 18 June 1885 in Horndro(ss), Germany. August immigrated from Horndro(ss), Germany aboard the Gera, North German Lloyd. He arrived in Baltimore on 2 Oct 1892. August Rothers filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 9 Oct 1906 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 2)

Sebastian WEISSENBERGER, laborer aged 55, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 31 Jan 1851 in Hundsback, Bavaria, Germany. Sebastian immigrated from Hundsback, Bavaria, Germany aboard the Finnland. He arrived in New York on 29 Aug 1905. Sebastian Weissenberger filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 15 Oct 1906 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 3)

August HELLEBUSCH, farmer aged 22, of Baileyville, Kansas, was born on 9 March 1884 in Oldenburg, Germany. August immigrated from Oldenburg, Germany aboard the Lohn. He arrived in New York on 21 Feb 1901. August Hellebusch filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 5 Nov 1906 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 4)

Patrick COSGROVE, section foreman, aged 42, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 6 Jan 1865 in Stockestown County, Roscommon, Ireland. Patrick immigrated from Stockestown Co. Roscommon, Ireland aboard the City of Montreal. He arrived in New York on 15 Apr 1882. Patrick Cosgrove filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 14 Nov 1906 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 5)

Ernest ULMER, farmer, aged 22, of Berwick Twp., Nemaha Co., Kansas, was born on 23 Apr 1885 in Bern, Switzerland. Ernest immigrated from Bern, Switzerland aboard the Philadelphia. He arrived in New York on l7 Oct 1904. Ernest Ulmer filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 11 May 1907 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 6)

Michael EPPLE, farmer, aged 29, of Sabetha, Kansas, was born on 7 May 1878 in Oberlennig, Germany. Michael immigrated from Oberlenning, Germany aboard the Pennsylvania. He arrived in New York on 6 Mar 1903. Michael Epple filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 24 May 1907 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 7)

Fred GERBER, farmer, aged 22, of Oneida, Kansas, was born on 11 Aug 1885 in Laungua, Switzerland. Fred immigrated from Laungua, Switzerland aboard the Sampaen. He arrived in New York on 22 Jan 1902. Fred Gerber filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 23 Dec 1907 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 8)

Jacob STROESSLER, farmer, aged 27, of Baileyville, Kansas, was born on 30 Apr 1881 in Stelle, Switzerland. Jacob immigrated from Basil, Switzerland aboard the Princess Alice. He arrived in New York on 6 May 1904. Jacob Stroessler filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 31 Mar 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 9)

Barni HOLTHAUS, farmer, aged 36, of Kelly, Kansas, was born on 10 Sept 1871 in Damme, Oldenberg, Germany. Barni immigrated from Damme, Oldenberg, Germany aboard the Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse. He arrived in New York on 4 Mar 1905. Barni Holthaus filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 6 May 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 10)

Barney Henry SCHULTEJANS, farmer, aged 22, of Richmond Twp, Nemaha Co., Kansas, was born on 22 Oct 1886 in Loningen, Germany. Barney Henry immigrated from Loningen aboard the Colon. He arrived in Baltimore on 12 Mar 1905. Barney Henry Schultejans filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 25 Jul 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 11)

Joseph STUEVE, farmer, aged 28, of Richmond Twp., Nemaha County, Kansas, was born on 7 Jul 1881 in Oldenburg, Germany. Joseph immigrated from Lohne, Germany aboard the Kolon. He arrived in Baltimore on 20 Mar 1905. Joseph Steuve filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 15 Aug 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 12)

Hinrich WESSEL, farmer, aged 64, of Illinois Twp., Nemaha Co., Kansas, was born on 22 Dec 1844 in Damme, Oldenburg, Germany. Hinrich immigrated from Damme, Oldenburg, Germany aboard the Rhine. He arrived in Baltimore on 6 Mar 1904. Hinrich Wessel filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 8 Oct 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 13)

Joseph RETHMAN, farmer, aged 31, of Illinois Twp., Nemaha Co., Kansas, was born on 30 Dec 1877 in Oldenberg, Germany. Joseph immigrated from Damme, Oldenberg, Germany aboard the Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse. He arrived in New York on 15 Nov 1904. Joseph Rethman filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 8 Oct 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 14)

Frank WESSEL, farmer, aged 25, of Corning, Kansas, was born on 14 June 1883 in Damme, Oldenburg, Germany. Frank immigrated from Damme, Oldenberg, Germany aboard the Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse. He arrived in New York on 14 Feb 1901. Frank Wessel filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 12 Oct 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 15)

Hotel keeper Frank Henry NEWLOVE, aged 62, of Corning, Kansas, was born on 9 Feb 1846 in Cooksville, Ontario, Canada. Frank Henry immigrated from Toronto, Canada aboard the Grand Trunk Railroad. He arrived in Detroit on 22 June 1904. Frank Henry Newlove filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 15 Oct 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 16)

George John WIBER, farmer, aged 25, of Neuchatel Twp., Nemaha Co., Kansas, was born on 1 Jan 1883 in Yenz, Switzerland. George John immigrated from Yenz, Switzerland aboard the Aquiten. He arrived in New York on 26 Aug 1900. George John Wiber filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 16 Oct 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 17)

Joseph LATUS, farmer, aged 32, of Gilman Twp., Kansas, was born on 7 Mar 1872 in Wurtenberg, Germany. Joseph immigrated from Wurtenberg, Germany aboard the Crown Prince Wilhelm. He arrived in New York on 16 Sept 1902. Joseph Latus filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 19 Oct 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 18)

Frederick NEIHUES, farmer aged 24, of Illinois Twp., Kansas, was born on 3 Nov 1884 in Damme, Oldenberg, Germany. Frederick immigrated from Damme, Oldenberg, Germany aboard the Nekai. He arrived in Baltimore on 2 Sept 1903. Frederick Neihues filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 21 Oct 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 19)

Frank NIEHUES, farmer, aged 25, of Adams Twp., Kansas was born on 30 Jul 188 in Damme, Germany. Frank immigrated from Damme, Germany aboard the Kaiser Wilhelm. He arrived in New York on 22 Oct 1907. Frank Niehues filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 2 Nov 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 20)

Bernard Niehues, farmer aged 30, of Adams Twp was born on 18 Aug 1875 in Damme, Germany. Bernard immigrated from Damme, Germany aboard the Rotterdam. He arrived in New YOrk on 28 Aug 1905. Bernard Niehues filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 2 Nov 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 21)

Frederick Hermesch, farmer aged 25, of Adams Twp. was born on 25 Aug 1883 in Damme, Germany. Frederick immigrated from Damme, Germany aboard the Kaise Wilhelm II. He arrived in New York on 28 Oct 1906. Frederick Hermesch filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 2 Nov 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 22)

John Lortscher, farmer aged 22, of Washington Twp. was born on 1 Aug 1886 in Bern, Switzerland. John immigrated from Bern, Switzerland aboard the . He arrived in New York on 18 Dec 1892. John Lortscher filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 2 Oct 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 23)

Emil Zuonitzer, farmer aged 61, of Harrison Twp., Nemaha Co. was born on 27 Dec 1846 in Kingdom of Saxony, Germany. Emil immigrated from Amagerg, Germany aboard the America. He arrived in New York on 10 Apr 1908. Emil Zuonitzer filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 2 Nov 1908 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 24)

Frank Henry Deters, farmer aged 31, of Marion Twp., Nemaha Co. was born on 3 Oct 1877 in Damme, Germany. Frank Henry immigrated from Damme, Germany aboard the Stuttgart. He arrived in Baltimore on 28 Mar 1894. Frank Henry Deters filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 27 Apr 1909 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 25)

Henry Herman Eberwein, farmer aged 32, of Adams Twp., Nemaha CO. was born on 5 Oct 1879 in Saxony, Germany. Henry Herman immigrated from Koningswalde, Germany aboard the Aller. He arrived in New York on 20 Mar 1891. Henry Herman Eberwein filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 21 Mar 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 26)

Rudolph Hanni, farmer aged 27, of Washington Twp., Nemaha Co. was born on 12 June 1883 in Bern, Switzerland. Rudolph immigrated from Thoun, Switzerland aboard the St. Louis. He arrived in New YOrk on 6 Sept 1907. Rudolph Hanni filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 20 APr 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 27)

Antone Kohake, farmer aged 29, of Mitchell Twp., Nemaha Co. was born on 14 Apr 1881 in Steinfeldt, Oldenburg, Germany. Antone immigrated from Steinfeldt, Germany aboard the America. He arrived in Baltimore on 15 Aug 1889. Antone Kohake filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 31 May 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 28)

Ernest Luthi, Carpenter aged 26, of Bern, KS was born on 31 Dec 1883 in Trachsclwald, Bern, Switzerland. Ernest immigrated from Trachsclwald, Bern, Switzerland aboard the Rindam. He arrived in New York on 14 Mar 1910. Ernest Luthi filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 29 Jul 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 29)

Bernard Boeckman, farmer aged 42, of Adams Twp., Nemaha Co. was born on 1 Sept 1867 in Oldenburg, Germany. Bernard immigrated from Oldenburg, Germany aboard the Breslan. He arrived in Philadelphia on 6 Apr 1910. Bernard Boeckman filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 5 Aug 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 30)

Conrad Steinlage, farmer aged 21, of Gilman Twp., Nemaha Co. was born on 19 Mar 1889 in Westphalia, Prussia, Germany. Conrad immigrated from Westphalia, Prussia, Germany aboard the Crown Prince Wilhelm. He arrived in New York on 17 Apr 1907. Conrad Steinlage filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 31 Aug 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 31)

Victor Tappehorn, farmer aged 26, of Kelly, Ks was born on 29 Nov 1884 in Lohne, Germany. Victor immigrated from Berlin, Germany aboard the Berlin. He arrived in New York on 12 May 1904. Victor Tappehorn filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 6 Sept 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 32)

Emil R. Burky, farmer aged 42, of Capioma Twp., Nemaha CO. was born on 3 June 1868 in Corgemont, Switzerland. Emil R. immigrated from Corgemont, Switzerland aboard the Labrador. He arrived in New York on 10 June 1879. Emil R. Burky filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 23 Sept 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 33)

Henry Schratz, farmer aged 26, of Marion Twp., Nemaha Co. was born on 23 Sept 1883 in Oldenburg, Germany. Henry immigrated from Damme, Oldenburg, Germany aboard the Kaiser Wilhelm II. He arrived in New York on 8 Nov 1908. Henry Schratz filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 24 Sept 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 34)

August Haferkamp, farmer aged 34, of 5 mi north of Seneca, KS was born on 14 Aug 1876 in Oldenburg, Damme, Germany. August immigrated from Damme, Oldenburg, Germany aboard theGurstrazeburg. He arrived in Baltimore on 10 Aug 1880. August Haferkamp filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 22 Oct 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 35)

August Kramer, farmer aged 23, of 1.5 mi north of Seneca, KS was born on 16 Dec 1886 in Damme, Oldenburg, Germany. August immigrated from Damme, Oldenburg, Germany aboard the Emperer II. He arrived in New YOrk on 4 Feb 1902. August Kramer filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 2 Nov 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 36)

August Glissman, farmer aged 31, of 2 miles south of Kelly, KS was born on 13 Aug 1879 in Damme, Oldenburg, Germany. August immigrated from Damme, Oldenburg, Germany aboard the Bresban. He arrived in Baltimore on 5 Mar 1904. August Glissman filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 5 NOv 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 37)

HEnry Kramer, Farmer aged 27, of 1.75 miles west of Seneca, KS was born on 12 Feb 1883 in Oldenburg, Damme. Henry immigrated from Oldenburg, Damme, Germany aboard the Lahn. He arrived in NEw York on 21 Feb 1901. HEnry Kramer filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 8 NOv 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 38)

Frank Haferkamp, farmer aged 39, of .5 miles west of Kelly was born on 23 NOv 1871 in Oldenburg, Damme, Germany. Frank immigrated from Oldenburg, Damme, Germany aboard the Zurstrazeburg. He arrived in Baltimore on 10 Aug 1880. Frank Haferkamp filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 29 Nov 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 39)

August Enneking, farmer aged 37, of 6 mi N & 1 mile E of Baileyville, KS was born on 1 Sept 1873 in Damme, Oldenburg, Germany. August immigrated from Damme, Oldenburg, Germany aboard the Herman Nordenscher Lord. He arrived in Baltimore on 12 Sept 1888. August Enneking filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 5 Dec 1910 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 40)

James Corlett, painter aged 22, of Centralia, KS was born on 1 Nov 1888 in Bury, Lancashire, England. James immigrated from Bury, Lancashire, England aboard the Saxonia. He arrived in Boston on 1 Aug 1909. James Corlett filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 20 Mar 1911 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 41)

Ewald Karl Ferdinand Kitzel, farmer aged 26, of Rock Creek Twp. was born on 23 Dec 1885 in Dabbelin, Prussia. Ewald Karl Ferdinand immigrated from Dabbelin, Prussia aboard the Rhein. He arrived in New York on 31 Mar 1908. Ewald Karl Ferdinand Kitzel filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 12 Sept 1911 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 42)

Joseph Kohake, farmer aged 25, of Mitchell Twp, Nemaha Co. was born on 2 Apr 1886 in Steinfeldt, Oldenburg, Germany. Joseph immigrated from Steinfeldt, Oldenburg, Germany aboard the America. He arrived in Baltimore on 15 Aug 1889. Joseph Kohake filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 1 Nov 1911 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 43)

Henry ALbert Knipper, farmer aged 27, of Richmond Twp., Nemaha CO. was born on 3 Aug 1884 in Oldenberg, Damme, Germany. Henry ALbert immigrated from Oldenberg, Damme, Germany aboard the Kronprinz Wilhelm. He arrived in New York on 22 Jun 1902. Henry ALbert Knipper filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 22 Jan 1912 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 44)

Edward Barnes Taylor, merchant aged 41, of Seneca was born on 4 Dec 1870 in Sturminster, Newton Dorset, England. Edward Barnes immigrated from Sturminster Newton Dorset, England aboard the Adriatic. He arrived in New York on 25 Mar 1909. Edward Barnes Taylor filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 28 Feb 1912 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 45)

Paul Ernest Bernhard Thieme, farmer aged 40, of Granada Twp., Nemaha Co. was born on 22 Dec 1871 in Schoenfeld, Germany. Paul Ernest Bernhard immigrated from Schoenfeld, Germany aboard the Nuernberg. He arrived in Baltimore on 17 Jul 1883. Paul Ernest Bernhard Thieme filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 1 Apr 1912 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 46)

Samuel Raymond Hiskey, farmer aged 29, of Centralia, KS was born on 27 Jan 1883 in Centralia, Nemaha Co., KS. Samuel Raymond immigrated from Watertown, Saskatchewan, Canada aboard the Sur Railroad. He arrived in South Portal, ND on 23 Nov 1908. Samuel Raymond Hiskey filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 16 Apr 1912 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 47)

Frank Heinrich Kohake, farmer aged 24, of 2 mi N of St. Benedict, KS was born on 8 July 1888 in Damme, Germany. Frank Heinrich immigrated from Vechta, Germany aboard the Kronprinsoesin Locilia. He arrived in New York on 1 Dec 1907. Frank Heinrich Kohake filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 5 Aug 1912 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 48)\ Fred Lortscher, live stock farmer aged 24, of 2 mi W & 5.5 mi N of Sabetha, KS was born on 12 March 1888 in Bern, Switzerland. Fred immigrated from Speitz, Bern, Switzerland aboard the Philadelphia. He arrived in New York on 1 Oct 1904. Fred Lortscher filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 31 Aug 1912 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 49)

Frank Antone Mohlmann, farmer aged 30, of 3.5 mi SE of Seneca was born on 8 Nov 1882 in Steinfeld, Oldenburg, Germany. Frank Antone immigrated from Ahranarf, Germany aboard the Hanover. He arrived in Baltimore on 16 Feb 1910. Frank Antone Mohlmann filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 20 Sept 1912 with the district court of Nemaha County. (page 50)

Joseph Schraad, farmer, aged 66, of SE of Seneca was born on 20 Oct 1847 in Ondrup, Oldenburg, Germany. Joseph Schraad immigrated from Bremen, Germany aboard the Hanover. He arrived in Baltimore on 16 Feb 1912. Joseph Schraad filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 20 Sept 1912 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 51)

Albert Herrmann, farmer, aged 35, of NW of Sabetha was born on 26 Sept 1877 in Wittenberg, Germany. Albert Herrmann immigrated from Antwerp Germany. He arrived in New York on 8 May 1880. Albert Herrmann filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 1 Oct 1912 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 52)

August Grimm, farmer, aged 24, of NW of Sabetha was born on 5 July 1888 in Bettach, Wittenberg, Germany. August Grimm immigrated from Bremen, Germany aboard the Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse. He arrived in New York on 19 Feb 1905. August Grimm filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 1 Oct 1912 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 53)

Ernest Friedrich Wilhelm Morchmann, traveling salesman, aged 23, of Seneca was born on 13 Aug 1889 in Schwenningdorf, Kris Hertford, Wetfaslen, Germany. Ernest Friedrich Wilhelm Morchmann immigrated from Liverpool, England aboard the Maurentania. He arrived in New York on 16 Sept 1910. Ernest Friedrich Wilhelm Morchmann filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 5 OCt 1912 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 54)

Bernard Schroeder, farmer, aged 48, of N of Seneca was born on 13 Jan 1864 in Damme, Germany. Bernard Schroeder immigrated from Bremen, Germany aboard the Grosser Kurfuerst. He arrived in New York on 2 May 1907. Bernard Schroeder filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 30 Oct 1912 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 55)

Ernest Gottlieb Lehman, farmer, aged 23, of SW of Sabetha was born on 14 April 1889 in Bern, Switzerland. Ernest Gottlieb Lehman immigrated from Havre, France aboard the La Loraine. He arrived in New York on 31 Oct 1908. Ernest Gottlieb Lehman filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 16 Dec 1912 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 56)

Henrich Jos Mohlmann, cigar maker, aged 25, of Marysville, Kansas was born on 4 May 1888 in Steinfeld, Oldenburg, Germany. Henrich Jos Mohlmann immigrated from Bremen aboard the Hanover. He arrived in Baltimore on 16 Feb 1911. Henrich Jos Mohlmann filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 8 Feb 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 57)

Ernest Fredrich Hohnbaum, baker, aged 33, of Sabetha was born on 8 April 1880in Eisfelt, Germany. Ernest Fredrich Hohnbaum immigrated from Brement, Germany aboard the Danube. He arrived in New York on 23 Jun 1881. Ernest Fredrich Hohnbaum filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 13 March 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 58)

Louis Zwonitzer, farmer, aged 28, of Bancroft was born on 19 March 1884in Koenigswalde, Germany. Louis Zwonitzer immigrated from Hamburg aboard the America. He arrived in New York on 19 April 1908. Louis Zwonitzer filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States on 17March 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 59)

Henry William Fuller, hardware merchant, aged 55, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 26 April 1857 in Ashfor, England. Henry William Fuller immigrated from Liverpool, Englandaboard theJava. His foreign place of residence was London, England. He arrived at the port of New York on 3 May 1870. Henry William Fuller filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 18 March 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 60)

August Wessel, farmer, aged 25, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 10 Sept 1887 in Damme, Germany. August Wessel immigrated from Bremen aboard the Rhein. His foreign place of residence was Damme. He arrived at the port of New York on 26 Feb 1904. August Wessel filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 21 May 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 61)

Joseph Hunninghake, farmer , aged 27, of Baileyville, Kansas, was born on 19 July 1886 in Damme, Germany. Joseph Hunninghake immigrated from Damme, Germany aboard the Kaiser WIlhelm. His foreign place of residence was Damme, Germany. He arrived at the port of Balitmore on 15 Sept 1889. Joseph Hunninghake filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 28 May 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 62)

Henry B. Tangmann, farmer, aged 41, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 4 Aug 1872 in Steinfeld, Oldenburg, Germany. Henry B. Tangmann immigrated from Damme, Oldenburg, Germany. His foreign place of residence was Steinfald, Germany. He arrived at the port of Baltimore on 2 April 1877. Henry B. Tangmann filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 29 May 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 63)

Clemens Sudbeck, farmer, aged 43, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 31 Jan 1870 in Steinfeld, Oldenburg, Germany. Clemens Sudbeck immigrated from Bremen aboard the America. His foreign place of residence was Steinfeld, Oldenburg, Germany. He arrived at the port of Baltimore on 29 Feb 1884. Clemens Sudbeck filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 31 May 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 64)

John Kuenzi, farmer, aged 42, of Bern, KS, Kansas, was born on 6 Feb 1871 in Bern, Switzerland. John Kuenzi immigrated from Havre, France aboard the St. Louis. His foreign place of residence was Bern, Switzerland. He arrived at the port of New York on 18 Feb 1896. John Kuenzi filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 2 June 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 65)

Frank Olberding, farmer, aged 46, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 17 Oct 1866 in Steinfeld, Germany. Frank Olberding immigrated from Bremen aboard the America. His foreign place of residence was Steinfeld. He arrived at the port of Baltimore on 25 March 1883. Frank Olberding filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 16 June 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 66)

Frank Henry Wietharne, farmer, aged 34, of Baileyville, Kansas, was born on 14 April 1879 in Oldenburg, Germany. Frank Henry Wietharne immigrated from Bremen. His foreign place of residence was Oldenburg. He arrived at the port of Balitmore on 25 Aprils 1883. Frank Henry Wietharne filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 23 June 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 67)

Henry Wietharn, farmer, aged 32, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 4 Jan 1881 in Oldenburg, Germany. Henry Wietharn immigrated from Bremen. His foreign place of residence was Oldenburg, Germany. He arrived at the port of Baltimore on 14 June 1883. Henry Wietharn filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 25 June 19?? with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 68)

William Ward, farmer, aged 57, of Centralia, Kansas, was born on 11 March 1856 in Yarmouth, England. William Ward immigrated from Liverpool aboard the City of Chicago. His foreign place of residence was Yarmouth. He arrived at the port of New York on 11 Dec 1883. William Ward filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 26 June 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 69)

August Levret, farmer, aged 45, of Goff, Kansas, was born on 29 April 1868 in Lyon, France. August Levret immigrated from Havre, France aboard the Champagne. His foreign place of residence was Lux, France. He arrived at the port of New York on 20 July 1887. August Levret filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 27 June 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 70)

Carl Kroemer, farmer, aged 41, of Bern, Kansas, was born on 31 Jan 1872 in Rinteln, Germany. Carl Kroemer immigrated from Bremen aboard the Stuttgard. His foreign place of residence was Rinteln, Germany. He arrived at the port of Baltimore on 10 Sept 1890. Carl Kroemer filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 28 June 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 71)

August Huninghake, farmer, aged 36, of Baileyville, Kansas, was born on 16 Aug 1873 in Damme, Germany. August Huninghake immigrated from Bremen aboard the Darnstadt. His foreign place of residence was Damme. He arrived at the port of Baltimore on 15 April 1893. August Huninghake filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 28 June 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 72)

John Moynagh, farmer, aged 43, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 15 March 1870 in Middletown, Ireland. John Moynagh immigrated from Liverpool aboard the City of Chicago. His foreign place of residence was Middletown. He arrived at the port of Newl York on 3 July 1886. John Moynagh filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 28 June 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 73)

Arthur F?eu?hmayer, laborer, aged 21, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 5 April 1892 in Pforzheim, Germany. Arthur F?eu?hmayer immigrated from Bremen aboard the Breslaw. His foreign place of residence was Pforzheim. He arrived at the port of New York on 23 April 1909. Arthur F?eu?hmayer filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 26 July 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 74)

Rudolph Locher, farmer, aged 42, of Oneida, Kansas, was born on 19 August 1870 in Bern, Switzerland. Rudolph Locher immigrated from Havre aboard the Champagne France. His foreign place of residence was Bern, Switzerland. He arrived at the port of New York on 24 Feb 1889. Rudolph Locher filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 4 Aug 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 75)

Franz Bernard Holthaus, farmer, aged 19, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 19 March 1894 in Steinfeld, Germany. Franz Bernard Holthaus immigrated from Bremen aboard the Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse. His foreign place of residence was Steinfeld, Germany. He arrived at the port of New York on 26 Feb 1909. Franz Bernard Holthaus filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 15 Aug 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 76)

Ferdinand Ramm, farmer, aged 19, of Soldier, Kansas, was born on 3 March 1894 in Westenfeld by Watterscheid Germany. Ferdinand Ramm immigrated from Bremen aboard the George Washington. His foreign place of residence was Westenfeld by Wattenscheid Germany. He arrived at the port of New York on 17 March 1913. Ferdinand Ramm filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 30 Aug 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 77)

William Clark, retired farmer, aged 67, of Harmoro, Kansas, was born on 31 Jan 1846 in Auchencairn Scotland. William Clark immigrated from Liverpool, England aboard the Java. His foreign place of residence was Dundreman, Scotland. He arrived at the port of New York on 1 April 1871. William Clark filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 8 OCt 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 78)

Otto Huppelheuser, farmer, aged 53, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 13 March 1860 in Herchen, Germany. Otto Huppelheuser immigrated from Bremen, Germany aboard the do not remember. His foreign place of residence was Herchen, Germany. He arrived at the port of New York on 2 May 1881. Otto Huppelheuser filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 11 Oct 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 79)

Marie Gow, Dressmaking, aged 52, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 12 Jan 1861 in Keith, Scotland. Marie Gow immigrated from Liverpool aboard the Lucania. Her foreign place of residence was Dudee, Scotland. She arrived at the port of New York on 12 Dec 1896. Marie Gow filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 17 Nov 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 80)

Andrew A. Henry, farmer, aged 52, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 31 Dec 180? in Altmansdorf, Germany. Andrew A. Henry immigrated from Hamburg, Germany aboard the do not know. His foreign place of residence was Altmansdarf, Germany. He arrived at the port of New York on 14 Nov 1886. Andrew A. Henry filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 18 Nov 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 81)

Arnold Ronnebaum, farmer, aged 49, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 2 Jan 1864 in Oldenberg, Germany. Arnold Ronnebaum immigrated from Bremen, Germany aboard the Nurnbarg. His foreign place of residence was Damme, Germany. He arrived at the port of Baltimore on 24 Aug 1876. Arnold Ronnebaumfiled a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 29 Nov 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 82)

Bernard Flossemesch, farmer, aged 42, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 27 Nov 1872 in Oldenberg, Germany. Bernard Flossemesch immigrated from Bremen, Germany. His foreign place of residence was Damme, Germany. He arrived at the port of Baltimore on 18 May 1897. Bernard Flossemesch filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 29 Nov 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 83)

James Baxter, farmer, aged 31, of Goff, Kansas, was born on 2 Feb 1882 in Suffolk, England. James Baxter immigrated from Liverpool aboard the Celtic. His foreign place of residence was Peasenhall, England. He arrived at the port of New York on 8 Oct 1912. James Baxter filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 1 Dec 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 84)

Clarence Powell, real estate, aged 55, of Goff, Kansas, was born on 4 Oct 1858 in Press Schropshire, England. Clarence Powell immigrated from Liverpool, England aboard the Egypt. His foreign place of residence was Prees Shropshire England. He arrived at the port of New York on 10 July 1877. Clarence Powell filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 9 Dec 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 85)

Bernard Haferkamp, Farmer, aged 46, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 15 June 1867 in Oldenburg, Damme, Germany. Bernard Haferkamp immigrated from Bremen, Germany aboard the Zurstrazeburg. His foreign place of residence was Damme, Oldenburg, Germany. He arrived at the port of Baltimore on 18 Aug 1880. Bernard Haferkampfiled a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 10 Dec 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 86)

Nickolaus Eisenbarth, laborer, aged 57, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 10 Oct 1856 in Differten, Germany. Nickolaus Eisenbarth immigrated from Harvre, France. His foreign place of residence was Differten, Germany. He arrived at the port of New York on 1 Aug 1876. Nickolaus Eisenbarth filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 10 Dec 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 87)

Henry Polson, farmer, aged 42, of Vermillion, Kansas, was born on 11 July 1871 in Stockton, Sweden. Henry Polson immigrated from Copenhagen, Sweden. His foreign place of residence was Stockton, Sweden. He arrived at the port of New York on 1 March 1891. Henry Polson filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 12 Dec 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 88)

Fredrick Louis Schuneman, farmer, aged 45, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 25 Feb 1866 in Burzen, Germany. Fredrick Louis Schuneman immigrated from Hamburg, Germany aboard the Russia. His foreign place of residence was Burzen, Germany. He arrived at the port of New York on 1 Jan 1891. Fredrick Louis Schuneman filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 13 Dec 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 89)

John August Mueller, harness maker, aged 54, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 26 Sept 1859 in Deutchs Lodnitz Austria. John August Mueller immigrated from Bremen, Germany aboard the Bremen. His foreign place of residence was Deutschs Lodnitz Austria. He arrived at the port of Baltimore on 12 Aug 1892. John August Mueller filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 16 Dec 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 90)

JohnStauffer, farmer, aged 36, of Oneida, Kansas, was born on 18 Sept 1877 in Thonn Switzerland. John Stauffer immigrated from Harve France aboard the La Touraine. His foreign place of residence was Thonn Switzerland. He arrived at the port of New York on 16 Dec 1906. John Stauffer filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 17 Dec 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 91)

Clemens August Wichmann, farmer, aged 37, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 26 June 1876 in Steinfeld, Germany. Clemens August Wichmann immigrated from Brement, Germany aboard the "do not remember." His foreign place of residence was Cloppenburg, Germany. He arrived at the port of Baltimore on 24 Oct 1889. Clemens August Wichmann filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 20 Dec 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 92)

CarlKroemer, farmer, aged 41, of Bern, Kansas, was born on 31 Jan 1872 in Barstel, Germany.CarlKroemerimmigrated from Bremen, Germanyaboard theStuttgart. His foreign place of residence was Barstel, Germany. He arrived at the port of Baltimoreon 13 Sept 1890. CarlKroemerfiled a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 23 Dec 1913 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 93)

Joseph Steinlage, farmer, aged 32, of Corning, Kansas, was born on 5 Dec 1881 in Verl, Germany. Joseph Steinlage immigrated from Bremen, Germany aboard the Frederick der Grosse. His foreign place of residence was Verl, Germany. He arrived at the port of New York on 18 April 1899. Joseph Steinlage filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 7 Jan 1914 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 94)

Gottfried Henniger, farmer, aged 44, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 12 Aug 1869in Bern Switzerland. Gottfried Henniger immigrated from Harvre, France aboard the Normandy. His foreign place of residence was Bern, Switzerland. He arrived at the port of New York on 20 Nov 1889. Gottfried Henniger filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 19 Jan 1914with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 95)

John Gress, farmer, aged 53, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 1 Sept 1860in Bayern, Germany. John Gress immigrated from Antwerp, Belgium aboard the Vaterland. His foreign place of residence was Bazern, Germany. He arrived at the port of Philadelphia on 5 March 1879. John Gress filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 18 Feb 1914 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 96)

Edward "R" Murphy, farmer, aged 72, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 5 Nov 1841 in Peterborough Canada. Edward "R" Murphy immigrated from Peterborough, Canada. His foreign place of residence was Peterborough, Canada. He arrived at the port of Buffalo, NY on 15 Dec 1852. Edward "R"Murphy filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 25 Feb 1914 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 97)

Charles Hartner, farmer, aged 73, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 25 May 1849 in Prussia, Germany. Charles Hartner immigrated from Bremen, Germany aboard the "do not remember." His foreign place of residence was Prussia, Germany. He arrived at the port of Baltimore on 15 Jun 1848. Charles Hartner filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 9 March 1914 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 98)

Thomas Henry, farmer, aged 58, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 6 Sept 1855 in Altmansdorf, Germany. Thomas Henry immigrated from Antwerp, Belgium aboard the "do not remember." His foreign place of residence was Altmansdorf, Germany. He arrived at the port of New York on 27 June 1881. Thomas Henry filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 8 June 1914 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 99)

Fredrick John Melcher, farmer, aged 37, of Seneca, Kansas, was born on 17 October 1876 in Damme Oldenburg, Germany. Fredrick John Melcher immigrated from Bremen, Germany aboard the "do not remember." His foreign place of residence was Damme, Oldenberg, Germany. He arrived at the port of Baltimore on 20 Sept 1878. Fredrick John Melcher filed a declaration of intention to become a citizen of the United States of America on 19 June 1914 with the district court of Nemaha County, Kansas. (page 100)


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