GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
New York: NY-22

Our Lady of Peace Church
274 Broad Street
Salamanca, NY

Phone: 716-945-4966
Email: See website

 

History: Our Lady of Peace/ Holy Cross Church, Salamanca, Allegany Reservation, New York, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of Syracuse (Archives: Syracuse, New York). Syracuse diocesan priests have administered the parish, which has had some Seneca Indian 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 Our Lady of Peace 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.

new2017/rev2020