GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
New York: NY-18

St. Charles Borromeo Church
211 West One Hundred Forty-First Street
New York, NY 10030

Phone: 212-281-2100
Email: See website

 

Chapel of the Resurrection
276 West 151 Street
New York, NY 10039

Phone: 212-690-7555

 

History: St. Charles Borromeo Church and Chapel of the Resurrection, New York, Manhattan Borough, New York, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish and chapel in the Archdiocese of New York (Archives: New York, New York). Jesuits (Archives: St. Louis, Missouri) have administered this parish and chapel, which have 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. Charles Borromeo Church and Chapel of the Resurrection.

 

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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