GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
South Carolina: SC-6
St. John the Beloved Church
28 Sumter Avenue
Summerville, SC 29483
History: St. John the Beloved Church has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of Charleston. Adrian Dominican Sisters (Adrian, Michigan) based at the parish have attended Editso, Kusso, and Natchez Indian stations in Dorchester, Colleton, and Berkeley Counties, 1970s-present.
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: 1970s-present
Volume: Several records
Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of St. John the Beloved Church.
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.