CHECKLIST FOR CITIZENSHIP
(If the applicant’s signature is in the box below, the checklist is required with your application)
Must complete application for Citizenship (must list name(s) of ancestry and roll number)
The application of an applicant, eighteen (18) years of age or older, must be signed by the applicant
or by the applicant’s parent/legal guardian. The application of an applicant less than eighteen (18)
years of age shall be submitted only by the applicant’s parent possessing legal custody of the minor
or by his/her legal guardian and must be signed by the person submitting the application. (Legal
Guardian(s) must submit the Certified Court records regarding guardianship)
The applicant, parent or legal guardian who signs the application is required to enclose a color copy
of his/her state ID or state Drivers License. (See True Copy of Original Form of Identification(s)
Submit Original/Certified Copy of applicant’s State Certified Full Image Birth Certificate.
If submitting a Computer-Generated, Delayed, or Amended Birth and/or Death Certificate, the
creek parent must complete the attached affidavit for the applicant; if additional documents are
needed, one of the following documents may be requested: Social Security Numident (not to be
confused with the social security number), School Record, or Probated Will which list the person as
Submit the Original/Certified Copy of the State Certified Full Image Birth and/or Death Record(s)
of your Non Enrolled ancestry(s) through whom you are tracing.
When tracing back to the original enrollee you must submit a State Certified Death Certificate,
which must list the creek parent(s) as listed on 1906 Dawes Roll.
Copy of the Applicant’s Social Security Card (Must show birth name or current Married/Legal
Name) (See True Copy of Original Form of Identification(s) form)
VETERANS: Applicants, who are veterans, please submit your DD Form 214. For this document
entitles a veteran a specialized Citizenship Card upon acceptance onto the Muscogee (Creek)
Nation Tribal Roll (See True Copy of Original Form of Identification(s) form)
Name Changes due to Marriage and/or Divorce must be documented with an original/certified
copy of the marriage license and/or divorce decree or possibly three forms of identification.
Contact the Citizenship Office for accepted forms of Identification. (See Back of Instructions for
Legal Name Change)
ADOPTIONS: Must submit certified copy of Petition and Final Decree of Adoption and must
include a State Certified Full Image Birth Certificate (After Adoption).
*For all applicants, please enclose a PASSPORT photo of yourself as well as a legible copy of your
State Drivers License or State ID or (if under 18 years old) the State Drivers License or State ID of
parent/legal guardian. (Photo Criteria: color, 2”x2”, white background) (NO Polaroid or
*Applicant’s signature is required in the box if passport photo is submitted. Children that
can sign on their own must do so. Children who can't sign on their own must have parent/
legal guardian sign the parent/ legal guardian's name followed by a hyphen "-" and their
relationship to the child. (THIS SIGNATURE WILL BE PLACED ON THE CITIZENSHIP CARD
*APPLICANT’S SIGNATURE CANNOT TOUCH THE LINES*