Emelia Cormier

#9, b. 24 May 1827, d. 21 Dec 1864
Last Edited:24 Oct 2017
FatherElisee Cormier b. about Feb 1804, d. 4 Jan 1879
MotherMarie Christine Johnson b. about 1803, d. 23 Jun 1844
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Emelia Cormier and Joseph Rivette

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthEmelia Cormier was born on 24 May 1827 at Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, LA.1
BaptismShe was baptized on 11 Jul 1827 at St. Charles Borromeo Church in Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, LA. Her sponsors were William Johnson and Charlotte Johnson. Fr. Jean Rosti performed the ceremony.1
Marriage LicenseShe and Joseph Rivet obtained a marriage license on 29 May 1843 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA.1,2
MarriageEmelia Cormier married Joseph Rivette, son of Joseph Theodore Rivet and Marie Henriette Landry, on 29 May 1843 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA.3
Census1850Melia Rivet (given age 22) was enumerated on the 1850 Census with her husband, Jean [Joseph] Rivet (given age 27), living in the household of Joseph was a planter, and apparently owned an 18-year-old female slave., at St. Landry Parish, LA.4,5
DeathEmelia Cormier died at age 37 on 21 Dec 1864 in Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, LA.1
ProbateApplication for probate of her estate was filed on 12 Jul 1870, at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA.3

Citations:

  1. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  2. [S216] Hunting for Bears. Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925, by LA Marriages 1718-1925. Online http://www.ancestry.com
  3. [S19] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1909. Eunice, La.: Hebert Publications, 1974-.
  4. [S304] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S1081] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. Slave Schedule. Digital images.
  6. [S906] LA. St. Landry Parish. "Louisiana death records/certificates, ca. 1850-1875, 1894-1954". Louisiana Secretary of State, Louisiana State Archives, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. Microfilm. 661 reels. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.