GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Oklahoma: OK-19

Blessed Sacrament Church
12 Southwest Seventh Street
Lawton, OK 73501
P.O. Box 2546
Lawton, OK 73502

Phone: 580-355-2054
Email: See website (Contact Us)

 

History: Blessed Sacrament Church, Lawton, Comanche County, Oklahoma, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Arch/Diocese of Oklahoma City. Oklahoma City arch/diocesan priests at Blessed Sacrament attended to the following Native American stations in Oklahoma:

1904-1909 (closed)

Lookeba station (Caddo), Caddo County

ca. 1927-1974

Fort Sill Government Indian School (e.g. Comanche, Apache, Caddo, Kiowa, Delaware, Wichita, Navajo), Fort Sill, Comanche County

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1904-1909, ca. 1927-1974

Volume: Several volumes

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of Lookeba station and students at the Fort Sill 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.

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