GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
Louisiana: LA-12

Maria Immaculata Church
246 Corporate Drive
Houma, LA 70360

Phone: 987-876-3313

 

History: Maria Immaculata Church, Houma, Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish with a few Native American parishioners (e.g. Chitamacha, Choctaw, Houma) in the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux (Archives: Thibodaux, Louisiana).

1963-1977 (transferred to Houma-Thibodaux Diocese)

New Orleans archdiocesan priests founded and administered Maria Immaculata Church

1977-present

Houma-Thibodaux diocesan priests have administered Maria Immaculata

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1963-ongoing

Volume: Few records among several volumes

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for the Native American parishioners of Maria Immaculata 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.

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