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

St. Mary, Mother of the Church 
1008 Vandora Springs Road
Garner, NC 27529-3546

Phone: 919-772-5524
Email: receptionist@stmarygarner.org

 

History: St. Mary Church has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of Raleigh (Archives: Raleigh, North Carolina). It has had some Native American parishioners (e.g. Maya), 1970s-present.

1967-present

Raleigh diocesan priests have administered St. Mary, Mother of the Church

1970s-present

Sisters of the Good Shepherd (Archives: St. Louis, Missouri) have provided religious education to the parish

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1970s-ongoing

Volume: Some records

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of Immaculate Conception Church.

 

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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