GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Oklahoma: OK-47

St. Peter Church
2020 Oklahoma Avenue (physical address)
Woodward, OK 73801

P.O. Box 708 (postal address)
Woodward, OK 73802

Phone: 580-256-5305
Email: See website (Staff/ Contacts)

 

Hours: See website (Staff/ Contacts)

Access: Some restrictions apply

Copying facilities: Yes

 

History: St. Peter Church, Woodward, Woodward County, Oklahoma, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of Tulsa (Archives: Broken Arrow, Oklahoma). Oklahoma City diocesan priests at St. Peter’s had attended to the following Native American (Cheyenne, Arapaho) mission and station in Dewey County, Oklahoma:

1948-1950 (became a mission) 

Seiling station, Dewey County

1950-1969 (transferred to St. Anthony’s, Okeene)

St. Thomas Mission, Seiling, Dewey County

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1948-1969

Volume: 1 volume

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for the Native American parishioners of Seiling station and St. Thomas 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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