Auguste Rivet

#1371, b. 8 Mar 1785
Last Edited:14 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

Outline of Life Events:

BirthAuguste Rivet was born on 8 Mar 1785 at Iberville Parish, LA.1,2
BaptismHe was baptized on 24 Apr 1785 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Sponsors were Simon Melanson and Marie Anne Cloitre.2
Census1810, male 16-26Based on age, it is possible that Auguste Rivet was counted as a free white male 16 to 26 years old, in the household of Pierre Rivet on the 1810 Federal Census at Iberville Parish, LA.3
MilitaryAuguste Rivet served in the military in 1812 as a Sergeant for the 8th Regiment (Meriam's), Louisiana Militia.4


  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. [S255] 1810 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S272] Louisiana Soldiers in the War of 1812.