GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
St. Rose of Lima Church
116 North Elm Street (church)
Genoa, NE 68640
407 Vine Street (office)
Silver Creek, NE 68640
P.O. Box 332
Silver Creek, NE 68640-0490
History: St. Rose of Lima Church, Genoa, Nance County, Nebraska, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Archdiocese of Omaha (Archives: Omaha, Nebraska). Omaha archdiocesan priests at St. Rose’s attended to Native America students (e.g. Dakota, Omaha, Ponca, Winnebago) at the Genoa Government Indian School, Genoa, Nance County, Nebraska, 1920-1934.
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: 1920-1934
Volume: 1 volume
Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, funerals) for Native American students at the Genoa Government Indian School.
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.