Auguste Valmont Rivet

#1528, b. 21 Aug 1812, d. 19 Sep 1845
Last Edited:14 Apr 2017
FatherPierre Rivet Jr. b. 13 Feb 1783, d. between 1824 and 1833
MotherMarie Martha Hernandez d. about 1813
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Auguste Valmont Rivet and Marie Virginia Danos

Outline of Life Events:

BirthAuguste Valmont Rivet was born on 21 Aug 1812, probably at Iberville Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 1 Sep 1812 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Sponsors were Auguste Rivet and Marthe Hebert.1
Census1820, male 00-10Based on age, it is possible that Auguste Valmont 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.2
MarriageAuguste Valmont Rivet married Marie Virginia Danos, daughter of Jean Danos and Marie Rose LeBlanc, on 7 Oct 1833 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church at St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Witnesses were August Rivet, Firmin Landry, and Jerome LeBlanc.1,3
DeathAuguste Valmont Rivet died at age 33 on 19 Sep 1845 in Iberville Parish, LA.1
BurialHe was buried at St. Gabriel Catholic Church Cemetery in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA.1


  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  2. [S690] 1820 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S1092] U.S. French Catholic Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1695-1954. Website. Online