Joseph Numa Rivette

#2, b. 1 Sep 1848, d. 19 Jan 1892
Last Edited:21 Oct 2017
FatherJoseph Rivette b. 11 Feb 1821, d. Dec 1904
MotherEmelia Cormier b. 24 May 1827, d. 21 Dec 1864
Relationship4th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Joseph Numa Rivette and Marie Francoise Lanclos

Children of Joseph Numa Rivette and Marguerite Emma Richard

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthJoseph Numa Rivette was born on 1 Sep 1848 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA.1
Census1850, household memberJoseph Rivet (given age 2) was enumerated as a household member living with Jean [Joseph] Rivet (given age 27) on the 1850 Census at St. Landry Parish, LA.2,3
Marriage LicenseJoseph Numa Rivet and Marie Francoise Lanclos obtained a marriage license on 30 Dec 1870 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA.1,4
MarriageJoseph Numa Rivette married first Marie Francoise Lanclos, daughter of Alexandre Gerasin Lanclos and Marie Uranie Neraut, on 18 Jan 1871 at St. Francis Regis Catholic Church at Arnaudville, St. Landry Parish, LA.5
Census1880Numa Rivett (given age 33) was enumerated on the 1880 census as the head of a household, living in St. Landry Parish, LA, with his wife Francoise Rivett (given age 25), son(s) Emmer Rivett (given age 8), Gabriel Rivett (given age 6) and Joseph A. Rivett (given age 4). Numa earned his living as a wood chopper. Living with his family was a boarder, Joseph Martin, also a wood chopper. Numa's place was next door to his father's farm.6
Death, WidowHe was left a widower when his wife, Marie Francoise, died about 1885.
Marriage LicenseJoseph Numa Rivet and Margaret Emma Richard obtained a marriage license on 9 Nov 1886 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA.1,4
MarriageJoseph Numa Rivette married second Marguerite Emma Richard, daughter of Sylvanie Richard and Marie Doralise Guillory, on 9 Nov 1886 at Arnaudville, St. Landry Parish, LA.1
DeathJoseph Numa Rivette died at age 43 on 19 Jan 1892 in Arnaudville, St. Landry Parish, LA.1
ProbateApplication for probate of his estate was filed on 9 Feb 1892, at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA.1

Citations:

  1. [S19] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1909. Eunice, La.: Hebert Publications, 1974-.
  2. [S304] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S1081] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. Slave Schedule. Digital images.
  4. [S216] Hunting for Bears. Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925, by LA Marriages 1718-1925. Online http://www.ancestry.com
  5. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  6. [S225] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  7. [S614] Social Security Administration. Applications for Account Numbers, Form SS-5. Baltimore, MD.