GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
Shrine of St. Jude Thaddeus Church
12701 Veirs Mill Road
Rockville, MD 20853
History: The Shrine of St. Jude Thaddeus Church, Rockville, Maryland, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Archdiocese of Washington (Archives: Hyattsville, Maryland). Washington archdiocesan priests have administered St. Jude’s, 1956-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.