GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
North Dakota: ND-10

St. Alphonsus Church
1010 Third Street
Langdon, ND 58249

Phone: 701-256-5966
Email: saints@utma.com

 

History: St. Alphonsus Church, Langdon, Cavalier County, North Dakota, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of Fargo (Archives: Fargo, North Dakota). Fargo diocesan priests have administered St. Alphonsus, which has incorporated the former Sacred Heart Church, Olga, Cavalier County, North Dakota, that had some Native American (Ojibwa, Métis) parishioners, 1920s-present.

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1920s-ongoing

Volume: Entries among several volumes 

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of St. Alphonsus/ Our Lady of the Sacred Heart 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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