Alexandre Vital Rivet1

#148, b. 7 Aug 1773, d. about 9 Sep 1810
Last Edited:30 Oct 2017
FatherMichel Vital Rivet1 b. about 1744
MotherCecile Landry1
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Alexandre Vital Rivet and Marie Euphrosine Lanclos

Outline of Life Events:

BirthAlexandre Vital Rivet was born on 7 Aug 1773 at St. Gabriel at Manchac, Iberville Parish, LA.2
BaptismHe was baptized on 14 Dec 1773 at St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. Sponsors were Alexandre Landry and Genevieve Landry.2
Baptism, SponsorHe was a sponsor at the baptism of Marie Clement Rivet on 13 Apr 1800 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA.1
MarriageAlexandre Vital Rivette married Marie Euphrosine Lanclos, daughter of Antoine Lanclos Sr. and Magdeleine Molinot, on 4 Oct 1802 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church at St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Witnesses were F. C. R. Marionnaux, Francois Dilhar, and Andre Langlois.3,1
Census1810Vital Rivet was enumerated as a head of household on the 1810 Federal Census at Iberville Parish, LA. Based on known or estimated ages, it is possible that the following were also living in the household: Francois Rivette and Alexandre Rule Rivette, free white male under the age of ten; Marie Caroline Rivette, free white female under the age of ten; Marie Euphrosine Lanclos, free white female 16 to 26 years old. Vital also had four slaves. His home was located on the right bank of the Mississippi River.4
DeathVidal Rivette died about 9 Sep 1810 in Iberville Parish, LA.1,5
BurialHe was buried at St. Gabriel Catholic Church Cemetery in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA.1,5
SuccessionSuccession was filed for A. Vitol Rivet on 15 Sep 1810 at Iberville Parish, LA.6


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  3. [S1092] U.S. French Catholic Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1695-1954. Website. Online
  4. [S255] 1810 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S19] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1909. Eunice, La.: Hebert Publications, 1974-.
  6. [S1667] Le Raconteur. Le Comité des Archives de la Louisiane, Inc.