Victorin Landry

#1545, b. 30 Mar 1830
Last Edited:10 Jul 2017
FatherMathurin Landry
MotherElvira Hernandez b. about 1802
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Victorin Landry and Marguerite Elizabeth Rivet

Outline of Life Events:

OccupationHe was a farmer.
BirthVictorin Landry was born on 30 Mar 1830, probably at Iberville Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 17 Apr 1831 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Sponsors were Olivier Hernandez and Anne Melanie Landry.1
MarriageHe married M. Elizabeth Rivet, daughter of F. Xavier Rivet and Marie Carmelite Robichaud, 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.1
Census1870On the 1870 census, Victoran Landry (given age 40) was the head of a household, living in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA, with his wife, Elizabeth Landry (given age 25). Also living in this household was Oneline Landry (given age 13), Victorine Landry (given age 10), Elizabeth Landry (given age 8), Marie Landry (given age 6) and [Mrs.] Xavier Rivet (given age 60). 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..2
Death, WidowHe was left a widower at age 92, when his wife, Marguerite Elizabeth, died on 21 Mar 1923 at White Castle, Iberville Parish, LA.3


  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. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online