Naturalization : LUSENET : San Francisco History : One Thread

I am a Norwegian hoping that somebody can tell me if it is possible, and if so, how I can trace my great grandfather's "Petition for naturalization", probably filed in San Francisco. His naturalization papers were signed in San Francisco September 29 1855. I hope, if I am lucky, to find some information about his years in America before 1855.

-- Roar Holmedal (, May 13, 1998


I would look at the U.S. National Archives site on naturalization records at

You might also want to check the genealogy site at for research tips and volunteers on how to trace your ancestors in San Francisco.

-- Ron Filion (, May 13, 1998.

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