GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Oklahoma: OK-43

Holy Family Cathedral
122 West Eighth Street
P.O. Box 3204Tulsa, OK, 74101

Phone: 918-582-6247
Email: tulsacathedral@gmail.com

History: Holy Family Cathedral/ Church has been a predominantly non-Native American parish administered by diocesan priests (Oklahoma City, 1899-1973, Tulsa, 1973-present) who had attended the following missions and stations among Native Americans:

1899-1905 (closed)

St. Anthony Mission (Delaware), Lenapa

1899-1907 (closed)

Twin Mounds station (Creek, Yuchi)

1899-1909 (transferred to Sacred Heart, Sapulpa)

Claremore station (Cherokee)

1899-1907 (became a mission)

Sapulpa station (Creek)

1907-1909 (became a parish) (no longer Native)

Sacred Heart Mission (Creek), Sapulpa

1899-1909 (closed)

Talala station (Creek, Yuchi)

1899-1910 (closed)

Red Fork station (Creek, Yuchi)

1917-1920 (transferred to St. Patrick's, Sand Springs)

Sacred Heart Mission (Cherokee), Claremore

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1899-1910, 1917-1920

Volume: 1 volume

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for the Native American parishioners of St. Anthony Mission, Lenapa; Sacred Heart Mission, Sapulpa; Sacred Heart Mission, Claremore; and the stations at Claremore, Red Fork, Sapulpa, Talala, and Twin Mounds.

 

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


Marquette Archives