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Special Collections and Archives

GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE UNITED STATES

Volume 1: Eastern United States - Garner, North Carolina: NC-5

Diocese of Raleigh

St. Mary, Mother of the Church
1008 Vandora Springs Road
Garner, NC 27529-3546

Phone: 919-772-5524

Email: receptionist@stmarygarner.org

http://stmarygarner.org/

History: St. Mary Church has been a predominantly non-Native American parish administered by diocesan priests, 1967-present. It has had some Hispanic-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.

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