GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Oklahoma: OK-14

St. Mary Church
411 North Elm Street
P.O. Box 1556
Guthrie, OK 73044

Phone: 405-282-4239
Email: office@stmaryguthrie.com

 

Hours: See website

Access: Some restrictions apply

Copying facilities: Yes

 

History: St. Mary Church, Guthrie, Logan County, Oklahoma, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City (Archives: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma). Benedictines (Archives: Shawnee, Oklahoma) at St. Mary’s attended to the following stations among Native Americans in Oklahoma:

1889-1895 (transferred to St. Felix's, Ponca City)

Otoe Reservation station, Noble and Pawnee Counties

1889-ca. 1894 (transferred to St. John's, Gray Horse)

Pawnee Reservation station, Pawnee County

1889-1895 (transferred to St. Felix's, Ponca City)

Ponca Reservation station, Kay County

1889-ca. 1894 (closed)

Iowa Reservation station, Lincoln, Logan, Oklahoma, and Payne Counties

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1889-1895

Volume: 1 volume

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native parishioners of the stations on the Iowa, Otoe, Pawnee, and Ponca reservations.

 

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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