GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
North Carolina: NC-9

Maria, Reina de las Americas Church 
636 Whitfield Road
Mount Olive, NC 28365

P.O. Box 978
Beulaville, NC 28518-6940

Phone: 910-298-4300

 

History: Maria, Reina de las Americas Church has been a diverse parish with some Native American (Maya) parishioners in the Diocese of Raleigh (Archives: Raleigh, North Carolina).

1998-2015

Raleigh diocesan priests administered Maria, Reina de las Americas Church

1998-present

Maya Indian immigrants from Guatemala became parishioners of Maria, Reina de las Americas

2015-present

Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Archives: Arlington, Virginia) has administered Maria, Reina de las Americas

2010s-present

Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary priests at Marie, Reina de las Americas have attended to Santa Teresa del Niños Jesús Mission (Maya), Beulaville

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1998-ongoing

Volume: Some records

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of Maria, Reina de las Americas Church and Santa Teresa del Niños Jesús Mission, Beulaville.

 

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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