GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 3: Western United States
Oregon: OR-12

St. Patrick Church
341 Southwest “J” Street
P.O. Box 786
Madras, OR 97741

Phone: 541-475-2936
Email: office@stpatmadras.com

 

History: St. Patrick Church, Madras, Jefferson County, Oregon, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of Baker (Archives: Redmond, Oregon). Baker diocesan priests at St. Patrick’s have attended to Native American parishioners of the Warm Springs Reservation station (Paiute, Walla Walla, Wasco), Jefferson County, 1955-present. 

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1955-ongoing

Volume: Several entries among several volumes

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of the Warm Springs Reservation 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.

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