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Jones logo Petitions for Naturalization
(Second Papers)
Filed in
Jones County
Iowa Courthouse
1906-1931

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Ortgies
Emil
Anamosa
farmer
12/06/1885
Javer, Germany
03/15/1890
Bremen, Germany
New York
Spree
Jones Co, IA

2/7/1908


5/18/1910
104589
 
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
Henry Ulferts, farmer, Anamosa
Henry D Nordman, insurance man, Anamosa
7
22
Ortgies
Lubbe
Monticello
farmer
12/18/1848
Oldenburg, Germany
04/04/1892
Bremen, Germany
New York
Spree
Jones Co, IA

10/15/1903
Metta

Hanover, Germany
5/18/1910
104588
 
CHILDREN:
Henry, 09/18/1876, Oldenburg
Lena TAPKEN, 10/02/1881, Oldenburg
Amil, 12/06/1884, Oldenburg
Katie ULFERTS, 07/25/1888, Oldenburg
Augusta, 04/00/1890, Oldenburg
Minnie, 08/04/1892, Atlanta, IL
Louis, 06/15/1895, Scotch Grove
WITNESSES:
Henry Ulferts, farmer, Anamosa
Walter J Austin, stock buyer, Anamosa
8
37
Osterkamp
Carl Johannes
Anamosa
farmer
06/04/1893
Gohlandorf, Germany
1/20/1910
Hamburg, Germany
New York
Amerika
Jones Co, IA
108
12/30/1913
Margaret

Jones Co., IA
6/3/1919
522469
 
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
W G Mills, sheriff, Anamosa
W H Holtman, merchant, Anamosa
8
64
Osterkamp
Ernest
Amber, Iowa
farmer
03/08/1898
Bisdorf, Germany
3/7/1914
Hamburg, Germany
New York
President Grant
Jones Co., IA
154
2/17/1917
Anna

Amber, IA
6/7/1921
522483
 
CHILDREN:
Edna Christina, 2/16/1918, Amber, IA
Freda Lucile, 7/23/1919, Amber, IA
WITNESSES:
Otto Dannemann, farmer, Amber
Edw. H. Herren, farmer, Anamosa
9
44
Osterkamp
Herman Frederick
Center Junc
farming
11/09/1895
Niendorf, germany
6/19/1922
Bremen, Germany
New York
Sydlitz
Jones Co., IA
285
1/7/1926
Mary
00/00/1905
Center Jct
9/27/1928
Denied—learn constitution
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
Charles Moncrief, farmer, Center Junc
Geo Seehusen, farmer, Scotch Grove
9
52
Osterkamp
Marie
Center Junc
housewife
03/291905
Center Junction




Herman Frederick Osterkamp
11/09/1895
Nindorf, Germany
1/28/1930
3202946
 
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
Geo Seehusen, farmer, Scotch Grove
Henry H Doden, merchant, Anamosa
9
23
Osterkamp
Matthaus "Ted" Emil
Center Junc
10/30/1902
Fesheudorf Auf Fehuraise, Germany
9/21/1921
Bremen, Germany
New York
America
Jones Co, IA
226
12/20/1922
Mary/Marie
01/23/1898
Castle Grove, IA
1/10/1927
 
CHILDREN:
Loretta, 7/26/1925, Center Junc., IA
WITNESSES:
Charles Moncrief, farmer, Center Junc
D John Dirks, farmer, Amber
9
25
Osterkamp
Nicholas
Wyoming
farming
3/25/1900
Bisdorf, Germany
9/10/1921
Bremen, Germany
New York
America
Jones Co, IA
230
2/1/1923
Hilda
1/31/1907
Wyoming, IA
3/7/1927
2430596
 
CHILDREN:
Dorothy Mary, 7/14/1925, Center Junc., IA
WITNESSES:
Geo Siebels, storekeeper, Amber
Will Dirks, farmer, Center Junc
7
21
Otten
Otto
Anamosa
farmer
12/01/1851
Vittmond, Germany
12/15/1899
Bremen, Germany
Baltimore
Koln
Jones Co, IA

11/29/1901
Meta Elmerig

Vittmond, Germany
6/8/1910
105622
 
CHILDREN:
Fred B, 02/23/1890, Vittmond, Germany
Henry J, 07/03/1893, Vittmond, Germany
Karl, 01/11/1895, Vittmond, Germany
Menno, 08/07/1898, Vittmond, Germany
WITNESSES:
Henry D Nordman, insurance agt, Anamosa
Henry F Ulferts, farmer, Anamosa
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9
33
Pappas
James
Oxford Junction
section employee
09/15/1885
Krastana, Greece
8/6/1913
Patras, Greece
New York
Patris
Jones Co., IA
236
10/20/1923
Emma (now widower)

12/17/1927
Had accident—did not appear
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
James l Cain, attorney, Oxford Junc
Fred Mizaur, truck driver, Oxford Junc
8
95
Paulsen
Christian Martin
Hale
farmer
01/29/1886
Biedstedt, Germny
8/10/1903
Hamburg, Germany
New York
Patricia
Jones Co, IA
200
1/2/1920
Katherina

Husum, Germany
6/15/1923
1542695
 
CHILDREN:
Leola May, 2/10/1914, Hale
WITNESSES:
Fritz Kruse, laborer, Hale
Hans H Rohwedder, farmer, Hale
8
43
Paulsen
Peter Christian
Clarence, IA
farmer
04/01/1895
Holstein, Germany
5/2/1911
Hamburg, Germany
Philadelphia
Graf Waldersee
Jones Co., IA
113
3/3/1914


6/3/1919
522470
 
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
A G Alden, farmer, Wyoming
Herman Sieveka, farmer, Wyoming
8
96
Paulsen
Peter Fred
Wyoming
farmer
02/20/1876
Hussam, Germany
4/26/1906
Hamburg, Germany
New York
America
Jones Co, IA
207
7/19/1920


6/13/1923
1542696
 
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
P H Schmalfeldt, farmer, Onslow
C P Lorenzen, farmer, Wyoming
9
40
Paulsen
Wolber August
Olin
farming
11/29/1900
Hattstedt, Germany
2/10/1923
Bremen, Germany
New York
Seydlitz
Jones Co., IA
259
10/11/1924


6/23/1928
 
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
Fritz Engelking, farmer, Olin
Thomas E Hanson, farmer, Olin
8
97
Peters
John Jacob
Center Junc
farm laborer
08/23/1884
Witzwort, Germany
3/15/1909
Hamburg, Germany
New York
Patricia
Jones Co, IA
205
6/9/1920


3/3/1923
1542694
 
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
G C Preston, farmer, Center Jct.
Edwin Sieveka, farmer, Center Jct.
8
40
Petersen
Christian
Wyoming
farmer
08/16/1889
Hattstedt, Germany
7/30/1908
Hattstedt, Germany
New York
Patricia
Jones Co, IA

8/6/1914
Leona Margarete

Wyoming, IA
11/28/1917
Denied
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
John Von Sprecken, farmer, Wyoming
H P Barder, farmer, Wyoming
8
58
Petersen
Christian
Wyoming
farmer
08/16/1889
Hattstedt, Germany
7/15/1908
Hattstedt, Germany
New York
Patricia
Jones Co., IA
116
8/6/1914
Leona Margarete

Wyoming, IA
6/9/1920
522474
 
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
John Von Sprecken, farmer, Wyoming
H P Barber, farmer, Wyoming
9
32
Petersen
Fred T
Wyoming
farming
09/29/1894
Wesselburen, Germany
3/12/1910
Hamburg, Germany
New York
Pretoria
Jones Co., IA
273
3/3/1925
Katherine
11/16/1892
Husum, Germany
8/29/1927
 
CHILDREN:
Agnes, 6/21/1921, Wyoming
Freddie, 12/10/1922, Wyoming
Elmer, 5/28/1925, Wyoming
WITNESSES:
John C Latare, ret farmer, Wyoming
B J Hansen, farmer, Oxford Junc
8
90
Petersen
Heinrich Julius
Wyoming
farming
07/30/1864
Schleswig Holstein, Germany
10/27/1911
Hamburg, Germany
Philadelphia
Pretoria
Jones Co, IA
180
9/21/1918
Emma Katrina

Schleswig Holstein, Germany
11/30/1921
522499
 
CHILDREN:
John Martin, 04/02/1891, 
WITNESSES:
L C Petersen, farmer, Oxford Junc.
B J Hanson, farmer, Oxford Junc.
8
27
Petersen
John Arnold
Anamosa
farmer
05/02/1887
Wrexum, Germany
10/8/1903
Hamburg, Germany
New York
Agusta Victoria
Jones Co, IA
19
12/28/1907
Alma

Germany
9/15/1915
522454
Also lived Deerfield, IL
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
W H Holtman, mercant, Anamosa
J G Oltman, farmer, Anamosa
E E Ramsey, farmer, Anamosa
Ralph Zimmerman, farmer, Anamosa
8
71
Petersen
John Martin
Wyoming
farmer
04/02/1891
Wesselburen, Germany
3/22/1906
Hamburg, Germany
New York
Amerika
Tipton, Cedar Co., IA
135
2/17/1916
Bertha Louisa

Wesselburen, Germany
6/7/1922
522485
 
CHILDREN:
Velma Louisa, 11/21/1917, Wyoming
John Henry, 7/9/1919, Wyoming
WITNESSES:
John Thomsen, farmer, Wyoming
Minehardt F Thomsen, farmer, Wyoming
8
60
Petersen
John Martin
Wyoming
farmer
04/02/1891
Wesselburen, Germany
3/22/1906
Hamburg, Germany
New York
Amerika
Tipton, Cedar Co., IA
135
2/17/1916
Bertha Louisa

Wesselburen, Germany

Petition "spoiled"—no decl. attached
CHILDREN:
Velma Louisa, 11/21/1917, Wyoming
John Henry, 7/9/1919, Wyoming
WITNESSES:
John Thomsen, farmer, Wyoming
Minehardt F Thomsen, farmer, Wyoming
7
43
Petersen
Paul Smith
Monticello
farmer
06/14/1877
Flekkejford, Norway
08/26/1894
Liverpool, England
New York
Britania (White Star Line)
Jones Co, IA
63
3/8/1910
Augusta Ametice

Germany
9/19/1912
205894
 
CHILDREN:
Harry Paul, 6/15/1902, Monticello
Agnes Bertha, 1/27/1904, Monticello
Alice Hazel, 12/14/1908, Monticello
WITNESSES:
W A Hogan, Sheriff, Anamosa
Louis Gardner, auditor, Anamosa
8
29
Petersen
Steve
Monticello
farmer
08/15/1883
Flekkefgord, Norway
9/1/1909
Christiansand, Norway
New York
Oscar The II
Jones Co, IA
99
11/29/1912


9/15/1915
522459
Also lived Deerfield, IL
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
Fred Fahrni, farmer, Monticello
Geo Arnold, farmer, Monticello
Hen. Howell, farmer, Monticello
John Adam, farmer, Monticello
8
59
Polfer
John Peter
Cascade
farmer
02/14/1876
Hospelt, Luxemburg
11/14/1899
Antwerp, Belgium
New York
Fatherland
Jones Co., IA
172
6/12/1917
Anna

Jackson Co

Petition "spoiled"—no decl. attached
CHILDREN:
Lauretta Katherina, 4/23/1902, Jackson Co., IA
Mary Louise, 4/27/1904, Jackson Co., IA
Margarette Gertrude, 4/17/1906, Jackson Co., IA
Agetha Cecelia, 4/11/1908, Cascade
Lawrence Nickolas, 2/12/1911, Cascade
Joseph Silvester, 5/6/1915, Cascade
WITNESSES:
Victor Monternack, farmer, Cascade
T W Sheridan, farmer, Cascade
8
69
Polfer
John Peter
Cascade
farmer
02/14/1876
Nospelt, Luxemburg
11/14/1899
Antwerp, Belgium
New York
Fatherland
Jones Co., IA
172
6/12/1917
Anna

Jackson Co
12/1/1920
522479
 
CHILDREN:
Lauretta Katherina, 4/23/1902, Jackson Co., IA
Mary Louise, 4/27/1904, Jackson Co., IA
Margarette Gertrude, 4/17/1906, Jackson Co., IA
Agetha Cecelia, 4/11/1908, Cascade
Lawrence Nickolas, 2/12/1911, Cascade
Joseph Silvester, 5/6/1915, Cascade
WITNESSES:
Victor Monternack, farmer, Cascade
T W Sheridan, farmer, Cascade
7
45
Provaznik
Frank
Oxford Jct.
hardware man
02/04/1884
Bavorov, Bohemia
1/6/1905
Hamburg, Germany
New York
Pennsylvania
Clinton, Clinton, Co

1/16/1906


9/19/1912
205066
 
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
Frank Shedek, mgr opera house, Oxford Junc.
Frank Benhart, hardware emp., Oxford Junc.
8
24
Prull
Eberhard Friedrich
Monticello
farmer
03/10/1888
Marx, Germany
10/1/1903
Bremen, Germany
New York
Kaiser Wilhelm II
Jones Co, IA

4/4/1909
Mary WRIGHT

Sandel, Germany
3/5/1915
Denied—witness incompetent
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
E G Hicks, ret, Monticello
Paul Schuetz, clerk, Monticello
Fritz Rueter, farmer, Monticello
Theodore Rienitz, farmer, Monticello
8
30
Prull
Eberhard Friedrich
Monticello
farmer
03/10/1888
Marx, Germany
9/20/1903
Bremen, Germany
New York
Kaiser Wilhelm II
Jones Co, IA
49
4/9/1909
Mary WRIGHT

Sandel, Germany
9/15/1915
522455
Also lived Deerfield, IL
CHILDREN:
Elsa, 10/29/1914, Monticello
WITNESSES:
E G Hicks, ret, Monticello
Antone T Rieniets, farmer, Monticello
7
42
Prull
Eilert Hinrich
Langworthy
carpenter
09/23/1885
Marx, Germany
10/10/1899
Brainerhofen, Germany
New York
Sale
Jones Co, IA
21
1/19/1908


9/19/1912
205891
CHILDREN:WITNESSES:
B H Hanken, farmer, Langworthy
B D Heeren, merchant, Amber
7
44
Prull
Gerd
Langworthy
carpenter
01/30/1877
Marx, Germany
5/20/1902
Bremen, Germany
New York
Crown William II
Jones Co, IA
15
12/2/1907
Ahan Matilda

Germany
9/19/1912
205070
 
CHILDREN:
Esther, 9/18/1910, Langworthy
WITNESSES:
Henry Acheer, implement dealer, Langworthy
B H Hanken, farmer, Langworthy
8
52
Prull
Heinrich
Cass Twp
farming
03/05/1880
Marx, Germany
8/15/1903
Bremerhoffen, Germany
New York
Kaiser William II
Jones Co., IA
142
3/29/1916
Johanna

Oxford Junc.
6/7/1921
522482
 
CHILDREN:
Minnie, 7 yrs old
Eilert, 5 yrs old
Laura, 3 yrs
WITNESSES:
B H Hanken, farmer, Wayne Tsp
E G Hicks, ret farmer, Monticello
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