GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 3: Western United States
St. Anthony Church
33 North Watters Avenue
P.O. Box 628
McNary, AZ 85930-0628
History: St. Anthony Church, McNary, Apache County, Arizona, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish on in the Diocese of Gallup (Archives: Gallup, New Mexico). It was administered by Gallup diocesan priests and Clarentian Missionaries (Western Province) (Archives: Los Angeles, California) who attended to the following Native American (Apache) missions on the Fort Apache Reservation, Arizona:
St. Catherine Mission (Apache), Cibecue, Navajo County
St. Anthony Mission (Apache), Cedar Creek, Gila County
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: Bulk 1979-1982
Volume: Several entries among a few volumes
Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of St. Catherine and St. Anthony Missions.
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.