GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE UNITED STATES Volume 1: Eastern United States: New York NY-7

Diocese of Buffalo

St. Mary Church
36 Washington Street
Cattaraugus, NY 14719

Phone: 716-257-9351

History: St. Mary Church has been a predominantly non-Native American parish administered by diocesan priests who attended Allegany (Seneca, Cayuga) and Cattaraugus (Seneca) reservation stations, 1950s.

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of St. Mary Church, Cattaraugus.

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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Archival materials from the Raynor Memorial Libraries


Marquette Archives