GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
New York: NY-4

Sisters of St. Mary of Namur. Eastern Province
241 Lafayette Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14213

Phone: 716-884-8221

 

History: The Sisters of St. Mary of Namur have self-identified with the post-nominal initials, “S.S.M.N.” They came from Namur, Belgium, and made their first U.S. foundation in Lockport, New York, 1863. The sisters have served Holy Family Church (Tuscarora), Tuscarora Reservation, Sanborn/ Lewiston, 1980s-present.

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans: Unknown.

 

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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