GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Oklahoma: OK-36

Sacred Heart Church
1777 East Grayson Avenue
Sapulpa, OK 74066

Phone: 918-224-0944
Email: sacredheart@tulsacoxmail.com

 

History: Sacred Heart Church, Sapulpa, Creek and Tulsa Counties, Oklahoma, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of Tulsa (Archives: Broken Arrow, Oklahoma). First Oklahoma City diocesan priests (1907-1972) and then Tulsa diocesan priests at Sacred Heart attended to the following Native American mission stations:

1909-1910 (closed)

Skiatook station (Osage), Osage and Tulsa Counties, in Osage, Cherokee and Muskogee (Creek) Nations

1909-1912 (transferred to St. Catherine's, Nowata)

Claremore station (Cherokee), Rogers County, in Cherokee and Muskogee (Creek) Nations

1965-1973 (became a parish)

St. Clement Mission (Creek), Bixby, Tulsa and Wagoner Counties, in Cherokee and Muskogee (Creek) Nations

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1909-1912, 1965-1973

Volume: 2 volumes

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for the Native American parishioners of Claremore and Skiatook stations and St. Clement Mission.

 

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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