GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
North Dakota: ND-21

St. Joseph Church
106 Sixth Street West
P.O. Box K
Williston, ND 58801

Phone: 701-572-6731
Email: stjosephwilliston@gmail.com

History: St. Joseph Church, Williston, Williams County, North Dakota, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of Bismarck (Archives: Bismarck, North Dakota). Bismarck diocesan priests at St. Joseph's attended to St. John the Baptist Mission (Métis, Ojibwa), Trenton, 1916-1950s (no longer Native).

 

Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:

Inclusive dates: 1916-1950s

Volume: Many entries within several volumes

Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for Native American parishioners of St. John the Baptist Mission,. 

 

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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