GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
St. Louis Church
2226 Bayou Blue Road
Houma, LA 70364
History: St. Louis Church, Houma/ Bayou Blue, 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).
Unknown-1977 (transferred to Houma-Thibodaux Diocese)
New Orleans archdiocesan priests founded and administered St. Louis Church
Houma-Thibodaux diocesan priests have administered St. Louis
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: Unknown-ongoing
Volume: Few records among several volumes
Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of St. Louis 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.