GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
Wisconsin: WI-48

St. John the Baptist Church
26455 Muskey Avenue South
P.O. Box 7
Webster, WI 54893

Phone: 715-866-7321
Email: sjff@centurytel.net

 

Hours: See website

Access: Some restrictions apply

Copying facilities: Unknown

 

History: St. John the Baptist Church, Webster, Burnett County, Wisconsin, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of Superior (Archives: Superior, Wisconsin). Superior diocesan priests at St. John’s have attended to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Mission (Ojibwa), Danbury, 1919-present.

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1919-ongoing

Volume: 2 volumes

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of Our Lady of Perpetual Help 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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