Blaise Rivet

#1464, b. about 1742, d. about 29 Sep 1797
Last Edited:11 Apr 2017
FatherMichel Rivet1 b. 8 Jul 1711, d. between 1755 and 1763
MotherAnne Landry1 b. before 1714, d. May 1750
RelationshipGreat-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Blaise Rivet and Marie Magdalene Noel

Outline of Life Events:

BirthBlaise Rivet was born about 1742 at Acadia, Canada.1,2
AcadianDep, Imm-childrenHe was deported with Michel Rivet and Catherine Benoit, his father and step-mother, and his siblings, in 1755 from Pisiquid to MD. They were on one of the four ships, most likely the Dolphin, that left Minas Basin in October and arrived in late November.3,4
AcadianCenBlaise Rivet was enumerated as an orphan living with his siblings in the 7 Jul 1763 Acadian census at Upper Marlborough, MD.3
AcadianTranOn 17 Dec 1767, Blaise Rivet and his siblings left from Port Tobacco, MD aboard the brigantine Jane.
MilitaryBlaise Rivet served in the military between 1770 and 1777 with the Louisiana colonial militia.2
Baptism, SponsorHe was a sponsor at the baptism of Michel Marcel Rivet on 19 Apr 1778 at St. James Church in St. James, St. James Parish, LA.5
Marriage LicenseBlaise Rivet and Marie Madelaine Noel obtained a marriage license on 30 Mar 1788 at Iberville Parish, LA.6,7
MarriageBlaise Rivet married Marie Magdalene Noel, daughter of Pierre Noel and Marie Magdalene Barbe, on 1 Apr 1788 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church at St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Witnesses were Charle Aucoin and Siril Rivet.1,8
DeathBlaise Rivet died about 29 Sep 1797, probably in Iberville Parish, LA.5
BurialHe was buried at St. Gabriel Catholic Church Cemetery in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA.1


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  2. [S49] L. C., Jr Landry. Louisiana Colonial Militia Lists, Coast of Iberville. Baton Rouge, LA: Genealogical Register, unk.
  3. [S456] Acadian & French Canadian Ancestral Home. Lucie LeBlanc Consentino. Website. Online
  4. [S1372] The Maryland Gazette. Annapolis, MD. Newspaper Article.
  5. [S24] Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church Records, Vol. 2. 1770-1803. Baton Rouge, LA: BRDA.
  6. [S126] . Computer Indexed Marriage Records, Iberville Parish, Louisiana, 1850-1866. 3 Lynn Lane, Hammond, LA 70401: Hunting For Bears, Inc.
  7. [S216] Hunting for Bears. Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925, by LA Marriages 1718-1925. Online
  8. [S1092] U.S. French Catholic Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1695-1954. Website. Online