GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 3: Western United States
Oregon: OR-7

St. Mary Church
501 Northwest Twenty-fifth Street
Corvallis, OR 97330

Phone: 541-757-1988
Email: See website (Contact Us)

 

Hours: See website (Contact Us)

 

History: St. Mary Church, Corvallis, Benton County, Oregon, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon (Archives: Redmond, Oregon). Portland in Oregon archdiocesan priests at St. Mary’s attended to the following Native American missions in Oregon:

1881-1888

Alsea station (Alsea), Benton County

1889-1897

Our Lady of Guadeloupe/ St. Mary Mission (Chinook, Klamath, Siletz), Siletz Reservation, Lincoln County

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans: 

Inclusive dates: 1881-1897

Volume: Several entries within at least 1 volume

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for the Native American parishioners of Our Lady of Guadeloupe Mission and Alsea 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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