GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 2: Midwest United States
South Dakota: SD-7
Ss. Simon and Jude Church
105 South Bates Street
Flandreau, SD 57028
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (ref: Diocese of Sioux Falls website (parishes)
Ss. Simon and Jude Church, Flandreau, Moody County, South Dakota, has been a predominantly non-Native American parish in the Diocese of Sioux Falls (Archives: Sioux Falls, South Dakota). Sioux Falls diocesan priests at Ss. Simon and Jude had attended to students at the Flandreau Government Indian School (e.g. Dakota, Lakota), 1893-1961 (transferred to Benedictines, Blue Cloud Abbey) (Archives: St. Meinrad, Indiana).
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: 1893-1961
Volume: 4 volumes
Description: Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, funerals) for students at the Flandreau Government Indian School.
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.