Marie Rivet

#1445, b. about 1680, d. after 1741
Last Edited:13 May 2017
FatherEtienne Rivet b. about 1652, d. before 1707
MotherMarie-Anne Comeau b. about 1663, d. before 1691
RelationshipDaughter of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Child of Marie Rivet and Charles Boudrot

Outline of Life Events:

BirthMarie Rivet was born about 1680 at Grand Pré, St. Charles aux Mines Parish, Acadia, Canada.1,2,3
AcadianCen, childrenMarie Rivet was enumerated with her parents and siblings in the 1686 Acadian census at "Baye des Mines."4
AcadianCen, NotFoundShe was not found on the 1693 Acadian census at Minas, Acadia, New France.4
MarriageShe married Charles Boudrot, son of Charles Boudrot and Renee Bourg, about 1700 at Acadia, Canada.1
AcadianCenCharles Boudrot and Marie Rivet appeared on the 1701 Acadian census at "Riviere de l'Acension" (probably l'Assomption was intended). They are the next entry after Etienne Rivet's family, which suggests they lived on her father's lands. They had two arpents of land under cultivation, three heads of cattle, three sheep, four hogs, and one gun. No children were mentioned.4
AcadianCenThey appeared on the 1703 Acadian census at "Les Mines."4
AcadianCenThey appeared on the 1707 Acadian census at "Minas," and held 1-1/2 arpents of land under cultivation, five heads of cattle, three sheep, and four hogs. The Boudrots were listed next to her brother Etienne and her widowed mother, with her siblings.4
AcadianCenThe Boudrots appeared on the 1714 Acadian census at "de la Riviere Pisiguit," with a son, apparently living near her brother Etienne's family. The 1714 census provides the only evidence that Charles and Marie ever had children. No additional evidence has been found to suggest that the child survived to adulthood.4
DeathShe died probably after 1741 in Acadia, Canada.5


  1. [S110] Stephen A. White. Dictionnaire Genealogique Des Familles Acadiennes [in French]. Universite de Moncton, Centre D'Etudes Acadiennes : Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, 1999.
  2. [S89] Charles C Trahan. Acadian Census 1671-1752. Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1994.
  3. [S21] Bona Arsenault. Histoire et Genealogie des Acadiens.
  4. [S456] Acadian & French Canadian Ancestral Home. Lucie LeBlanc Consentino. Website. Online
  5. [S1354] Nova Scotia Virtual Archives. Online