GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
Maryland: MD-14

St. Catherine Labouré Church
11801 Claridge Road
Wheaton, MD 20902

Phone: 301-946-3636
Email: scleditor@verizon.net

 

History: St. Catherine Labouré Church, Wheatland, Maryland, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Archdiocese of Washington (Archives: Hyattsville, Maryland).  Washington Archdiocesan priests have administered St. Catherine’s, which has had some Native American parishioners (e.g. Maya), 1980s-present.

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1980s-ongoing

Volume: Several records

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) of Native American parishioners.

 

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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