GUIDE TO CATHOLIC RECORDS ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS IN THE U.S.
Volume 1: Eastern United States
Immaculate Conception Church
3041 Chitamacha Trail
Charenton, LA 70523
History: Diocesan priests have administered Immaculate Conception/ St. Mary Church (Chitamacha), Chitamacha Reservation, Charenton, Louisiana, 1844-present (Lafayette, 1918-present).
Holdings of Catholic records about Native Americans:
Inclusive dates: 1844-present
Volume: Several volumes
Sacramental records (e.g. baptisms, marriages, burials) for the Chitamacha Indian parishioners of Immaculate Conception Church, Charenton, Louisiana.
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.