GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Oklahoma: OK-5

St. John before the Latin Gate Church
715 South Johnstone Avenue
Bartlesville, OK 74003

Phone: 918-336-4353
Email: See website (Contact us)
https://www.stjohn-bartlesville.org/

 

History: St. John before the Latin Gate Church, Bartlesville, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of Tulsa, 1973-present. Previously, Oklahoma City diocesan priests from St. John’s attended St. Catherine Mission, Nowata, also a predominantly non-Native American parish, from which they attended the following missions and stations among Cherokee and Pawnee Indians in Oklahoma:

1906-1911 (transferred to Immaculate Conception, Pawhuska) 

St. Joseph Mission (Pawnee), Cleveland

1925-1931 (became a mission)

Claremore station (Cherokee)

1931-1939 (closed)

Sacred Heart Mission (Cherokee), Claremore

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1906-1911, 1925-1939

Volume: Several records within at least 1 volume

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for the Native American parishioners of St. Joseph Mission, Cleveland, Sacred Heart Mission, Claremore, and its predecessor, Claymore station.

 

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