Jean Arvillien Rivet

#1512, b. 4 Jan 1819
Last Edited:14 Apr 2017
FatherPierre Rivet Jr. b. 13 Feb 1783, d. between 1824 and 1833
MotherHeloise (Marie Francoise) LeBlanc
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Jean Arvillien Rivet and Marie Roseline Landry

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthJean Arvillien Rivet was born on 4 Jan 1819 at Iberville Parish, LA.1,2
BaptismHe was baptized on 11 Feb 1820 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Sponsors were Jean Wallmond Rivet and Marie Marcelite LeBlanc.1
Census1820, male 00-10Based on age, it is possible that Jean Arvillien Rivet was counted as a free white male under the age of ten, in the household of Pierre Rivet fils on the 1820 Federal Census at Iberville Parish, LA.3
Communion1Jean Arvillien Rivet received First Holy Communion on 6 Apr 1834 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church, St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA, at age 15.
MarriageHe married Marie Roseline Landry, daughter of Luis David Landry and Marie Cleonise Breaux, on 10 Jun 1839 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church at St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Witnesses were Mathurin Landry, Valmont Rivet, and Ursin Breaux.1,4
Census1850Arvelia Revette (given age 31) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1850 census at Iberville Parish, LA, with his wife, Madam. Other household members included Elizabeth Revette (given age 7), Amelia Revette (given age 4), Salena Revette (given age 2) and Infant Revette (given age 1/12). Also living in this household was Zenon Moronse, age 50, born in La., occupation Laborer.5
Census1860Avilien Breaux (given age 41) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1860 census at Bayou Goula, Iberville Parish, LA, with Roseline Rivet (given age 40), Elina Rivet (given age 16), Celina Rivet (given age 14), Angelina Rivet (given age 10), Clervis Rivet (given age 8), Phenolope Rivet (given age 5), Celilia Rivet (given age 2) and Auguste Rivet (given age 1). The name given on the census for the head of this family is Breaux, but this appears to be in error and should have been Rivet..2

Citations:

  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  2. [S231] 1860 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S690] 1820 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S1092] Ancestry.com. U.S. French Catholic Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1695-1954. Website. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1111
  5. [S228] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.