GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
St. Brigid Church
807 Crafton Street
Tahlequah, OK 74464
Hours: See website
Access: Some restrictions apply
Copying facilities: Yes
History: History: St. Brigid Church has been a predominantly non-Native American parish administered by diocesan priests (Oklahoma City, before 1967-1972; Tulsa, 1972-present). At the parish, St. Brigid’s has sponsored the Catholic Campus Ministry for Northeast State University students (e.g. Cherokee), 1990s-present, and parishioners have organized and maintained a St. Brigid’s Kateri Circle (Tekakwitha Conference chapter), 2013-present.
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: 1960s-ongoing
Volume: Several records
Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native Americans parishioners of St. Brigid Church and other Native American Catholics served by St. Brigid’s.
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.