archdiocese of Grouard-McLennan, Canada

Erected as the Vicariate Apostolic of Athabaska Mackenzie on 8 April 1862 as a suffragan of Edmonton. The Vicariate Apostolic of Athabaska was split off on 3 July 1901. The name was changed to the Vicariate Apostolic of Grouard on 15 March 1927. Elevated to the Archdiocese of Grouard-McLennan on 13 July 1967. See also:
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