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Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. Michael’s Ukrainian Catholic Church and Cemetery (Olha, Municipality of Rossburn)

This Ukrainian Catholic church and cemetery at Olha in the Municipality of Rossburn were established in 1904. It is a municipally-designated historic site.

St. Michael’s Ukrainian Catholic Church

St. Michael’s Ukrainian Catholic Church (June 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Interior of St. Michael’s Ukrainian Catholic Church

Interior of St. Michael’s Ukrainian Catholic Church (April 2017)
Source: George Penner

St. Michael’s Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery

St. Michael’s Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery (April 2017)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N50.66943, W100.55482
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites

Sources:

A list of burials in this cemetery is available from the Manitoba Genealogical Society, including a searchable online database available to members at the MGS Manitoba Name Index (MANI). Some additional information is contained in the 1996 MGS publication Carved in Stone: Manitoba Cemeteries and Burial Sites, revised edition, Special Projects Publication, 106 pages.

Ukrainian Catholic Churches of Winnipeg Archeparchy by Anna Maria Kowcz-Baran, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 1991.

St. Michael’s Ukrainian Catholic Church, SW 36-19-23W, Olha, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and George Penner.

Page revised: 11 February 2021

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