GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
St. Stephen Church
2211 Cinton Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
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History: St. Stephen Church and School, Minneapolis, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis (Archives: St. Paul, Minnesota), which has been administered by St. Paul and Minneapolis archdiocesan priests.
St. Stephen’s has had some Native American (e.g. Ojibwa) parishioners
Sister Irene (Kathryn) De Marrais (Sisseton-Wahpeton, 1915-2004) of the Sisters of the Divine Savior, served the parish with home visitations and teaching part-time in the school
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: 1915-ongoing
Volume: At least .6 cubic foot
Description: The records at St. Stephen Church were not organized according to a classification scheme when reviewed by a Marquette University archivist, 1980. Consequently, the description is by record type.
/1 Sacramental records
Inclusive dates: 1960s-ongoing
Volume: .1 cubic foot
Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of St. Stephen Church.
/2 Student files
Inclusive dates: 1970s-ongoing
Volume: .5 cubic foot
Description: Incomplete files arranged alphabetically by students’ surname.
Unless otherwise noted, the repository on this page holds (or held) the records described here and they are not held at the Marquette University Archives.