GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Oklahoma: OK-39

Sacred Heart Church
109 West Fifth Street
P.O. Box 878
Skiatook, OK 74070

Phone: 918-396-1179
https://www.dioceseoftulsa.org/parishfinder 

 

History: Sacred Heart Church, Skiatook, Osage Reservation, has been a predominantly Osage Indian parish.

1904-1906

Oklahoma City diocesan priests, from Immaculate Conception, Pawhuska, attended Skiatook station (Osage), Osage Reservation

1909-1910

Oklahoma City diocesan priests from Sacred Heart, Sapulpa, attended Skiatook station

1912-1921

Oklahoma City diocesan priests, from Immaculate Conception, Pawhuska, attended Skiatook station (Osage)

1921-present

 

Diocesan priests established and have administered Sacred Heart/ St. William Church (Osage), Skiatook

Diocesan priests (Oklahoma City, 1921-1972; Tulsa, 1972-1980) from Sacred Heart/ St. William's attended the following missions and stations among Native Americans:

1921-1922 (transferred to St. Patrick's, Sand Springs)

St. Joseph Mission (Pawnee), Cleveland

1921-1925 (closed)

Avant station (Osage)

1921-1925 (closed)

Big Heart Settlement station (Osage)

1921-1926 (transferred to Immaculate Conception, Pawhuska)

Hominy station (Osage)

1925-1942 (became a mission)

Barnsdell station (Osage)

1939-1940 (became a mission)

Claremore station (Cherokee)

1940-1948 (became a parish)

Christ the King Mission (Cherokee), Claremore

1942-1980 (transferred to Immaculate Conception, Pawhuska)

St. Mary Mission (Osage), Barnsdell

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1921-ongoing

Volume: Several volumes 

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Sacred Heart/ St. William Church.

 

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.

New1984/rev2003-2018

Archival materials from the Raynor Memorial Libraries


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