GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
Maryland: MD-6

St. John the Baptist Church
8908 Old Branch Avenue
Clinton, MD 20735

Phone: 301-868-1070
Email: stjohnchurch01@gmail.com

 

History: St. John the Baptist Church, Clinton, Prince George’s County, Maryland, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish with some Native American parishioners in the Archdiocese of Washington (Archives: Hyattsville, Maryland).

1875-1980s

Washington/Baltimore archdiocesan priests administered St. John the Baptist Church (Piscataway, in part)

1980s-present

Washington archdiocesan priests have continued to administer St. John’s (e.g. Piscataway, Maya, in part)

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1875-ongoing

Volume: Several records dispersed throughout

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.

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