GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE UNITED STATES Volume 1: Eastern United States: Maryland MD-6

St. John the Baptist Church
8908 Old Branch Avenue
Clinton, MD 20735

Phone: 301-868-1070

Email: stjohnchurch01@gmail.com

http://stjohnschurchmd.org/

History: St. John the Baptist Church, Clinton, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish administered by diocesan priests, 1875-present. It has had some Piscataway Indian parishioners, 1875-present, and those of other tribal backgrounds (e.g. Maya), 1980s-present.

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1875-present

Volume: Several records dispersed throughout

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) of Native American parishioners.

Unless noted otherwise, the repository named above holds (or held) the records described and not the Marquette University Archives. However, Marquette’s holdings, e.g. Bureau of Catholic Indian Missions Records, include related records about these Native and Catholic groups and places.

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