GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
Georgia: GA-2

Our Lady of LaSalette Church
2941 Sam Nelson Road
Canton, GA 30114

Phone: 770-479-6025
Email: office@lasalettecanton.com

 

History: Our Lady of LaSalette Church, Canton, Cherokee County, Georgia, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Archdiocese of Atlanta (Archives: Smyrna, Georgia). The Missionaries of Our Lady of La Salette have administered the parish, which has had some Native American parishioners (e.g. Maya), 1980s-present.

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1980s-ongoing

Volume: Few records

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of Our Lady of LaSalette 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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