GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 3: Western United States
Washington: WA-16

Pend Oreille Parishes: St. Anthony, Our Lady of Sorrows, and St. Jude Churches
612 West First Street
P.O. Box C
Newport, WA 99156

Phone: 509-447-4231
Email: pocoparishes@gmail.com

 

History: St. Anthony Church has been a predominantly non-Native American parish administered by Spokane/Seattle diocesan priests and Jesuits who have attended Our Lady of Sorrows and St. Jude missions and the Kalispel Government Indian School among the Kalispel Indians:

1913-1940s

Jesuits (California and Oregon Provinces) at St. Francis, Colville, established and attended Our Lady of Sorrows Mission (Kalispel), Usk/ Cusick

1920s

Jesuits at Our Lady of Sorrows attended the Kalispel Government Indian School (Kalispel), Usk

1920s-present

Spokane/Seattle diocesan priests at St. Anthony’s established and have attended St. Jude Mission (Kalispel), Usk

1940s-present

Spokane/Seattle diocesan priests at St. Anthony’s have attended Our Lady of Sorrows

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1920s-ongoing

Volume: Several volumes

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of St. Jude Mission, Our Lady of Sorrows Church, and students at the Kalispel Government Indian School.     

 

Unless noted otherwise, the repository named above holds (or held) the records described and not the Marquette University Archives.

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