GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
St. Raphael Church
525 Dover Center Road
Bay Village, OH 44140
History: St. Raphael Church, Bay Village, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish administered by Cleveland diocesan priests, 1946-present. It has had a few Native American parishioners (e.g. Huron, Mohawk), 1970s-present.
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: 1970s-present
Volume: Few records
Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of St. Raphael Church, Bay Village.
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.