Louis Rivet1

#1372, b. 5 Sep 1789, d. 6 Feb 1848
Last Edited:11 Apr 2017
FatherPierre Rivet Sr.1 b. about 1752, d. before 3 Sep 1832
MotherAnne Josephe Breaux1 b. before 1755, d. before 3 Sep 1832
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Louis Rivet and Marie Henriette LeBlanc

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthLouis Rivet was born on 5 Sep 1789, probably at Iberville Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 22 Nov 1789 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Sponsors were Charles Dardenne and Isabel Tranchebois.1
Census1810, male 16-26Based on age, it is possible that Louis 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.2
MilitaryLouis Rivet served in the military in 1812 as a Corporal, 8th Regiment (Meriam's), Louisiana Militia.3
Census1820, male 26-45Based on age, it is possible that Louis Rivet was counted as a free white male 26 to 45 years old, in the household of Pierre Rivet on the 1820 Federal Census at Iberville Parish, LA.4
Marriage ContractA contract for the marriage of Louis Rivet and Marie Henriette LeBlanc was signed on 1 Oct 1821 at Iberville Parish, LA.5
MarriageLouis Rivet married Marie Henriette LeBlanc, daughter of Joseph LeBlanc and Corantine Longuepee, on 8 Oct 1821 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church at St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Witnesses were Dr. Gellusseau, Joseph Breau (Joseph Onesime Braux), E. Melancon, and Xavier Rivet.1,6,7
DeathLouis Rivet died at age 58 on 6 Feb 1848 in Iberville Parish, LA.1,7
BurialHe was buried at St. Gabriel Catholic Church Cemetery in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA.1
SuccessionSuccession was filed for Louis Rivet on 21 Feb 1848 at Iberville Parish, LA.8

Citations:

  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  2. [S255] 1810 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S272] Ancestry.com. Louisiana Soldiers in the War of 1812.
  4. [S690] 1820 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S1666] Le Raconteur. Le Comité des Archives de la Louisiane, Inc.
  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. [S305] War of 1812 Pension Applications. Washington, DC, USA: U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.
  8. [S1668] Le Raconteur. Le Comité des Archives de la Louisiane, Inc.