Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 142 years

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


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

Historic Sites of Manitoba

This is a collection of historic sites in Manitoba compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

Browse lists of:
Museums/Archives | Buildings | Monuments | Cemeteries | Locations | Other

Please note that inclusion in this collection does not mean that a particular site has special status or protection. Some sites are on private property and permission must be secured from the owner prior to visiting.

Site information is provided by the Manitoba Historical Society as a free public service only for non-commercial purposes.

Search Tips | Suggest a Site | Questions | Acknowledgements

Send inquiries to the MHS Webmaster.

MHS YouTube Channel

Back to top of page

For queries on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations

© 1998-2021 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.