Marie Ophelia Bujol1

#1551, b. 24 May 1843
Last Edited:14 Nov 2015
FatherNarcisse Bujol1 d. before 22 Jul 1860
MotherAdeline Orillon1 d. before 22 Jul 1860
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

BirthMarie Ophelia Bujol was born on 24 May 1843, probably at Iberville Parish, LA.2
BaptismShe was baptized on 2 Jun 1847 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Sponsors were Emile Picou (represented by Georges Troxler) and Matilde Tircuit.1
Census1860, household memberOphelia Rivet (given age 16) was enumerated in the household of P. V. Rivet (given age 25) on the 1860 Census at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA.2
MarriageMarie Ophelia Bujol married first Pierre Valmont Rivet, son of Auguste Valmont Rivet and Marie Virginia Danos, on 22 Jul 1860 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church at St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Witnesses were John H. Lang, Joseph Rivet, J. B. Levert, H. Dupuy, J. B. Romouin, and J. Rivet.1
Death, WidowShe was left a widow when her husband, Pierre Valmont, died before 28 Jul 1873.1
MarriageMarie Ophelia Bujol married second Eugene Tircuit, son of Julien Tircuit and Eliza Delmer, on 28 Jul 1873 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. Witnesses were Theodore Hebert, Mabina Roth, L. Bernard, Norbert Saurage, Alex. Saurage, and Victorine Saurage.1


  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.