GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
New York: NY-16

St. Aloysius Church
219 West One Hundred Thirty-Second Street
New York, NY 10027

Phone: 917-261-6507
Email: See website

 

History: St. Aloysius Church, New York, Manhattan Borough, New York, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Archdiocese of New York (Archives: New York, New York). Jesuits (Archives: St. Louis, Missouri) have administered the parish, which has had some Native American (e.g. Cherokee, Dakota-Lakota, Mohawk, Ojibwa, Navajo) parishioners, 1990s-present.

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1990s-ongoing

Volume: Few records within several volumes

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of St. Aloysius 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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