GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
Georgia: GA-3

Good Samaritan Church
55 Church Street
Ellijay, GA 30540

Phone: 706-636-2772
Email: gsam@etcmail.com

 

History: Good Samaritan Church, Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia, has been a partially Native American parish (e.g. Maya) in the Archdiocese of Atlanta (Archives: Smyrna, Georgia), 1984-present. It has been administered by Atlanta archdiocesan priests.

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1980s-ongoing

Volume: Few records

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of Good Samaritan Church, Ellijay.

 

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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