Papers can include Declaration of Intention ("First Papers"), Naturalization Petitions, Naturalization Depositions, Certificates of Arrival, and Naturalization Certificates of aliens. Note 1: After 1992 Petitions are with Naturalization Service in Philadelphia. Cumberland County Prothonotary has only names registered.
Arrangement: Chronological by year and therein by court term, and case number.
Index: SEE "Inventory" for holdings.
Corresponding Records: 1. Appearance Dockets. 2. Naturalization Docket 1802-1812. 3. Circuit Court Dockets.