Pierre Rivet Jr.

#1370, b. 13 Feb 1783, d. between 1824 and 1833
Last Edited:11 Apr 2017
FatherPierre Rivet Sr. b. about 1752, d. before 3 Sep 1832
MotherAnne Josephe Breaux b. before 1755, d. before 3 Sep 1832
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Pierre Rivet Jr. and Marie Martha Hernandez

Children of Pierre Rivet Jr. and Heloise (Marie Francoise) LeBlanc

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthPierre Rivet Jr. was born on 13 Feb 1783 at Iberville Parish, LA.1,2
BaptismHe was baptized on 2 Sep 1783 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Sponsors were Joseph Richard and Marguerite Dardaine.2
Marriage LicenseHe and Constanza Hebert obtained a marriage license on 24 Nov 1802 at East Baton Rouge Parish, LA.3
MarriagePierre Rivet Jr. married first Constance Hebert, daughter of Etienne Hebert and Madeleine Landry, on 1 Dec 1802 at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA. Witnesses were Abraham Hebert and Auguste Rivet.2,1
Marriage ContractA contract for the marriage of Pierre Rivet Jr. and Marie Marthe Arnandez was signed on 4 Apr 1807 at Iberville Parish, LA.4
MarriagePierre Rivet Jr. married second Marie Martha Hernandez, daughter of Jacques (Dennis?) Hernandez and Theotiste Babin, on 10 Apr 1807 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church at St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Witnesses were Batiste Arnandez, Jargu Arnandez, and Auguste Rivet.5,6
MilitaryPierre Rivet Jr. served in the military in 1812 as a Private in the 8th Regiment (Meriam's), Louisiana Militia.7
MarriageHe married third Heloise (Marie Francoise) LeBlanc, daughter of Joseph LeBlanc and Marguerite LeBlanc, on 17 Jul 1815 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church at St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Witnesses were Xavier Rivet, Louis Rivet, and Jerome LeBlanc.5,6
Marriage ContractA contract for the marriage of Pierre Rivet Jr. and Elise LeBlanc was signed on 18 Jul 1815 at Iberville Parish, LA.4
Census1820Pierre Rivet fils at age 37 was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1820 Federal Census at Iberville Parish, LA. Based on known or estimated ages, it is possible that the following also lived in the household: Auguste Valmont Rivet and Jean Arvillien Rivet, free white male under the age of ten; Heloise (Marie Francoise) Rivet, free white female 16 to 26 years old. In addition, an unidentified free white male age 16 to 25, and two slaves aged 14 to 25, were living in the household.8
DeathPierre Rivet Jr. died between 1824 and 1833.

Citations:

  1. [S20] Janet B Jehn. Acadian Descendants. Covington, KY: s.n., ca 1972.
  2. [S24] Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church Records, Vol. 2. 1770-1803. Baton Rouge, LA: BRDA.
  3. [S216] Hunting for Bears. Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925, by LA Marriages 1718-1925. Online http://www.ancestry.com
  4. [S1666] Le Raconteur. Le Comité des Archives de la Louisiane, Inc.
  5. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  6. [S1092] Ancestry.com. U.S. French Catholic Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1695-1954. Website. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1111
  7. [S272] Ancestry.com. Louisiana Soldiers in the War of 1812.
  8. [S690] 1820 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.