Joseph Clyde Coles

#1152, b. 8 Dec 1933, d. 26 Feb 2002
Last Edited:19 Sep 2016
FatherEarl Coles b. 15 Nov 1899, d. 8 Oct 1966
MotherAlzire Rivette b. 24 Jan 1900, d. 5 Jul 1989
Relationships7th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
Great-grandson of Benjamin Lippincott Coles Sr.
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

BirthJoseph Clyde Coles was born on 8 Dec 1933 at Leonville, St. Landry Parish, LA.1
Census1940, sonClyde Coles (given age 6) was enumerated on the 1940 Census as a son of Earl Coles (given age 48), living south of the gravel on the First Dirt Road East of Leonville at St. Landry Parish, LA. He attended school, and probably had not yet completed the first grade.2
DeathJoseph Clyde Coles died at age 68 on 26 Feb 2002 at Gulfport Memorial Hospital in Gulfport, MS.3
BurialHe was buried at Poneman Cemetery in Bogalusa, Washington Parish, LA.3


  1. [S27] Edmond Coles Family Bible. Held by Charles Denis Rivette, Houston, TX.
  2. [S787] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S312] The New Orleans Times Picayune. New Orleans, LA.