GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
North Carolina: NC-5
St. Mary, Mother of the Church
1008 Vandora Springs Road
Garner, NC 27529-3546
History: St. Mary Church has been a predominantly non-Native American parish administered by Raleigh diocesan priests, 1967-present. It has had some Native American parishioners (e.g. Maya), 1970s-present, and Sisters of the Good Shepherd (St. Louis, Missouri) have administered the religious education ministry, late 1970s-present.
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: 1970s-present
Volume: Some records
Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of Immaculate Conception Church.
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.