GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
St. Ambrose Church
3107 Sixty-Third Avenue
Cheverly, MD 20785
History: St. Ambrose Church, Cheverly, Prince George’s County, Maryland, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Archdiocese of Washington (Archives: Hyattsville, Maryland). Washington/Baltimore arch/diocesan priests have administered St. Ambrose’s, 1886-present, which has had some Native American parishioners (e.g. Maya), 1980s-present.
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: 1980s-ongoing
Volume: Several records
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.