GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
Louisiana: LA-4

Immaculate Conception Church
3041 Chitamacha Trail
Charenton, LA 70523

Phone: 337-923-7781

 

History: Diocesan priests have administered Immaculate Conception/ St. Mary Church (Chitamacha), Chitamacha Reservation, Charenton, Louisiana, 1844-present (Lafayette, 1918-present).

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1844-present

Volume: Several volumes

Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for the Chitamacha Indian parishioners of Immaculate Conception Church, Charenton, Louisiana.

 

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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Archival materials from the Raynor Memorial Libraries


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