Phone: (201) 369-3470 Option 4

    Naturalization Records from 1840 to 1989 can be obtained from the Office of the Clerk of Hudson County.


    To request a Naturalization Record Search you must complete a written request and include the following information:

    Naturalization Records Request Form

      The full name, date, and place of birth of the Naturalized Person
      The names of his/her spouse and children
      The approximate date of his/her immigration to the United States
      The approximate date of his/her Naturalization or filing of his/her first paper
      Any other name(s) he/she may have used
      His/Her address at the time of Naturalization


    This written request, along with a $3.00 search fee (money order only made payable to "Clerk of Hudson County") should be mailed to:

      Office of the Clerk of Hudson County
      Division of Passports
      Hudson County Plaza

      257 Cornelison Avenue - 4th Floor
      Jersey City, NJ 07302


    Once the record(s) is found, an additional $2.00 per page copy fee will be charged to the requestor. A request for a letter of verification is $5.00, and a request for the certification of documents is $10.00 per document.