GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Oklahoma: OK-11

St. Ann Church
1005 Eighth Street
P.O. Box 10
Elgin, OK 73538

Phone: 580-492-5914
Email: stann@tds.net

 

History: St. Ann Church has been a predominantly non-Native American parish administered by Oklahoma City arch/diocesan priests who attended Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, Sterling, also a predominantly non-Native American parish. These latter priests also attended Mother of Sorrows Church, Apache. The three parishes comprise the Tri-Parish Catholic Community of St. Ann, Elgin, Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Sterling, and Mother of Sorrows, Apache.   

1908-1979

Oklahoma City arch/diocesan priests established and administered Mother of Sorrows Church (Apache)

1979-unknown

Oklahoma City archdiocesan priests attended Mother of Sorrows from Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Sterling

Unknown-present

Oklahoma City archdiocesan priests attended Mother of Sorrows from St. Ann’s                           

Oklahoma City archdiocesan priests from Mother of Sorrows attended the following missions among Native Americans: 

1949-1979 (closed)

Immaculate Conception Mission (Apache, Caddo), Cyril

1970-1974 (transferred to St. Patrick's, Anadarko)

St. Richard Mission (Kiowa), Carnegie

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1908-ongoing

Volume: Several volumes

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Mother of Sorrows Church and its attended missions among Native Americans. 

 

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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