Joseph Octave Daigre1

#1537, b. 12 Dec 1847, d. 22 Jan 1886
Last Edited:9 Nov 2015
FatherEdouard Daigre1
MotherFinette LeBlanc1 b. about 1812
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Joseph Octave Daigre and Celeste Lidoria Rivet

Outline of Life Events:

BirthJoseph Octave Daigre was born on 12 Dec 1847, probably at Iberville Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 12 Mar 1848 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Sponsors were Joseph Achille Hebert and Marcellite Lambremont.1
MarriageHe married Lidoria Rivet, daughter of Pierre Renard dit Enos Rivet and Marie Lidori Comau, on 20 Nov 1866 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church at St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Witnesses were A. Breaux, Sosthene Comeaux, and Valsin LeBlanc.1
Census1870On the 1870 census, Octave Daigre (given age 22) was the head of a household, living in Bayou Goula, Iberville Parish, LA, with his wife, Lydonia Daigre (given age 22). Also living in this household was Laura Daigre (given age 3) and Ida Daigre (given age 8/12). A domestic servant lived with them. Octave was a laborer at the saw mill. The value of his personal estate was $250..2
Census1880Octave Daigre (given age 32) was enumerated on the 1880 census as the head of a household, living at Marengo Street in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, with his wife Lidorie Daigre (given age 32), son(s) Heno Daigre (given age 5/12), mother Finet Daigre (given age 68). Octave stated that his occupation was Bookkeeper.3
DeathJoseph Octave Daigre died at age 38 on 22 Jan 1886 in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.4


  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  2. [S238] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S248] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S441] New Orleans, LA Death Records Index, 1804-1949. Website. Online
  5. [S332] New Orleans, LA Birth Records Index, 1790-1899. Database online.