Tasmanian Archives Naturalisation Records
Records in the Tasmanian Names Index
1835-1905 Copies of Certificates of Denization and Naturalisation enrolled in the Supreme Court. (SC415)
1835-1904 Colonial Secretary’s Office and, later, Chief Secretary’s Department General Correspondence files containing applicants’ petitions to the Governor (various CSD series)
An individual will usually have both references. In some cases, the application includes a note stating that the issued certificate has been cancelled because the person failed to take the oath within the allowed time.
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Other relevant record series
1835-1905 Index to copies of certificates of denization and naturalisation enrolled in the Supreme Court (SC416)
1835-1904 Oaths of Allegiance and associated Papers Subscribed to by Aliens to Whom Letters of Denization were granted. (SC218)