GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Catholic Church. Diocese of Peoria. Chancery
419 Northeast Madison Avenue
Peoria, IL 61603
History: The Diocese of Peoria was erected for western Illinois, 1875. At least one parish in Urbana has had Maya Indian parishioners, 1980s-present.
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans: Unknown. But it is believed to include sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials, for Maya Indians in Urbana, 1980s-ongoing.
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.