Marguerite Elizabeth Rivet

#1526, b. 31 Aug 1839, d. 21 Mar 1923
Last Edited:26 Jul 2017
FatherF. Xavier Rivet1 b. about 1791, d. 31 Dec 1858
MotherMarie Carmelite Robichaud1 b. about 1803, d. 8 Jan 1871
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Marguerite Elizabeth Rivet and Victorin Landry

Outline of Life Events:

BirthMarguerite Elizabeth Rivet was born on 31 Aug 1839 at Iberville Parish, LA.2
BaptismShe was baptized on 12 Oct 1839 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Sponsors were Isaac LeBlanc and Cleonise Melanson.2
Census1850, household memberElizabeth Revett (given age 12) was enumerated as a household member living with Xavier Revett (given age 58) on the 1850 Census at Iberville Parish, LA.3
MarriageM. Elizabeth Rivet married Victorin Landry, son of Mathurin Landry and Elvira Hernandez, on 20 Oct 1856 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. Witnesses were Alexander D. Landry, Homer Lessard, Paul Olivier Landry, Trasemont Rivet, Philogene Comu, Xavier Rivet, Mary Robisheaux, M. Elvira Hernandez, P. C. Orillion, and J. E. Orault.2
Census1870Elizabeth Landry (given age 25) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of her husband, Victoran Landry (given age 40), living in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. Nicholas Chapaton, age 46, a farmer, was living with them. Victorin was a farmer with real estate valued at $3000 and personal estate valued at $200..4
DeathMarguerite Elizabeth Rivet died at age 83 on 21 Mar 1923 in White Castle, Iberville Parish, LA.1


  1. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online
  2. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  3. [S228] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S238] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.