Michel Rivet1

#233, b. 8 Jul 1711, d. between 1755 and 1763
Last Edited:13 May 2017
FatherEtienne Rivet II1 b. about 1683, d. between 1741 and 1755
MotherAnne LePrince1 b. about 1678, d. between 1755 and 1763
RelationshipGrandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Michel Rivet and Anne Landry

Outline of Life Events:

BirthMichel Rivet was born on 8 Jul 1711 at Acadia, Canada.1,2
BaptismHe was baptized on 26 Sep 1711 in Grand Pré, St. Charles aux Mines Parish, Acadia, Canada. Sponsors were Antoine Prince and Marguerite Forét.1,2
AcadianCen, childrenMichel Rivet lived with his parents and siblings during the time of the 1714 Acadian census at "de la Riviere Pisiguit."3
MarriageHe married first Anne Landry, daughter of Abraham Landry and Marie Guilbeau, about 1739 at Pisiquid, Acadia, Canada.2,4
MarriageMichel Rivet married second Catherine Benoit, daughter of Clement Benoit and Anne Babin, about 1751 at Pisiquid, Acadia, Canada.2,5
AcadianDepMichel Rivet and Catherine Benoit were deported in 1755 from Pisiquid to MD, with children Blaise, Marie, Michel, Pelagie and Cirille. They were on one of the four ships, most likely the Dolphin, that left Minas Basin in October and arrived in late November.3,6
DeathMichel Rivet died between 1755 and 1763 in MD.2


  1. [S22] Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church Records, Vol. 1a. Acadian Records, 1707-1769. Baton Rouge, LA: BRDA.
  2. [S110] Stephen A. White. Dictionnaire Genealogique Des Familles Acadiennes [in French]. Universite de Moncton, Centre D'Etudes Acadiennes : Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, 1999.
  3. [S456] Acadian & French Canadian Ancestral Home. Lucie LeBlanc Consentino. Website. Online http://www.acadian-home.org/frames.html
  4. [S21] Bona Arsenault. Histoire et Genealogie des Acadiens.
  5. [S40] . The Acadians in France Vol. II, Belle-Isle-en-Mer Registers.
  6. [S1372] The Maryland Gazette. Annapolis, MD. Newspaper Article.
  7. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.