GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 3: Western United States
St. Jude Church
440 Seventh Avenue
P.O. Box 407
Havre, MT 59501
History: St. Jude Church, Havre, Hill County, Montana, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of Helena (Archives: Helena, Montana). Jesuits (Turin, California, Oregon Provinces) (Archives: St. Louis, Missouri) at St. Jude’s attended to the following Native American schools:
Fort Peck Government Indian School (Assiniboine, Sisseton), Fort Peck Reservation
1929-1933 (transferred to St. Margaret’s, Big Sandy)
Rocky Boy Government Indian School (Cree, Ojibwa), Rocky Boy Reservation
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: 1890-1944
Volume: Several entries among 12 volumes
Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American students at the Fort Peck Government Indian School and the Rocky Boy Government Indian School.
Unless otherwise noted, the repository on this page holds (or held) the records described here and they are not held at the Marquette University Archives.