GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
St. Francis of Assisi Church
6850 Mayfield Road
Gates Mills, OH 44040
History: St. Francis of Assisi Church, Gates Mills, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish administered by Cleveland diocesan priests with assistance from Ursulines, 1943-present. It has had a few Native American parishioners (e.g. Huron, Mohawk), 1970s-present.
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: 1970s-present
Volume: Few records
Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of St. Francis of Assisi Church, Gates Mills.
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans in the United States: Ursuline correspondence from St. Peter Mission, Cascade, Montana, 1880s; other related holdings unknown.
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.