GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 4: Outside United States
Mexico: MX-2

Iglesia Católica. Arquidiócesis de Guadalajara. Archivo Histórico
Catholic Church. Archdiocese of Guadalajara. Archives
Postal 61-33
Alfredo R. Plascencia 995
Chapultepec Country
C.P. 44620 Guadalajara, Jalisco, México 

Teléfono: 52 33 3614 5504
Correo: See website (Curia)

 

Horario: See website (Curia)

 

History: The Diocese of Guadalajara (now Archdiocese of Guadalajara) was erected from territory in the Diocese of Michoacán (now Archdiocese of Morelia), 1548. Guadalajara and its predecessors administered these Native American missions in present-day New Mexico: 

1598-1680, 1692-present (Guadalajara, 1598-1620)

St. John the Baptist Church/ San Juan de Los Caballeros Mission (Tewa), Ohkay Owingeh/ San Juan Pueblo, San Juan Reservation, New Mexico

1598–1680, 1694-present (Guadalajara, 1598-1620) 

San Diego de Alcalá de Tesuque/ San Lorenzo de Tesuque Mission (Tewa), Tesuque Pueblo, Tesuque Reservation, New Mexico 

1598-1680, 1700s-present (Guadalajara, 1598-1620)

San Diego de la Concepción Mission (Jemez), Jémez Pueblo/ Walatowa, New Mexico 

1598-1639 (closed) (Guadalajara, 1598-1620)

San José de Giusewa Mission (Jemez), Jemez Springs, New Mexico

1607-1680, 1771-present (Guadalajara, 1598-1620)

St. Dominic/ Santo Domingo Church/ Santo Domingo de Guzmán Mission (Santo Domingo), Santo Domingo Pueblo, Santo Domingo Reservation, New Mexico

1613-1680, 1710-present (Guadalajara, 1598-1620)

St. Augustine/ San Agustín de la Isleta Church (Tiwa), Isleta Pueblo, Isleta Reservation, New Mexico 

1613-1680, 1694-present (Guadalajara, 1598-1620)

San Francisco de Nambé Mission (Tewa), Nambé Pueblo, Nambe Reservation, New Mexico 

1617-1680, 1694-present (Guadalajara, 1598-1620)

San Ildefonso Mission (Tewa), San Ildefonso Pueblo, San Ildefonso Reservation, New Mexico  

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans in the United States: Unknown. 

 

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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