Hypolite Rafael Adolph Babin

#1629, b. 22 Dec 1813, d. before 1856
Last Edited:9 Mar 2016
FatherPaul Babin1 b. 1 Mar 1776, d. about 20 Jul 1835
MotherCeleste Landry1 b. 3 Jan 1779, d. before 14 Apr 1834
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Hypolite Rafael Adolph Babin and Marie Arthemise Rivet

Outline of Life Events:

BirthHypolite Rafael Adolph Babin was born on 22 Dec 1813.1
MarriageHe married Marie Arthemise Rivette, daughter of Jerome Rivet and Marie Elizabeth Melancon, on 29 Aug 1836 at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA. Witnesses were Simon Leufroy Babin and Leger Valsin Landry.2
Census1850Adolph Babin (given age 37) was listed on 30 Jul 1850 as the head of household on the 1850 census at Ascension Parish, LA. His wife, Arthemise, was present with him. In addition, Eliska Babin (given age 11/12) lived in this household. The following people were also enumerated in the household: P. T. Babin (female), age 11; Ophelia Babin, age 4; Nicolas Landry, age 32; M. R. Melancon (female), age 19; E. N. Landry (male), age 7; L. S. Landry (male), age 18; Joseph F. Landry, age 16; Antoine Babin, age 27; Amedee Babin (male), age 11; Carlise Babin (male), age 8; Despalia Babin (female), age 3; Cedalize Babin (female), age 5/12. Adolph was a farmer with real estate valued at $300. The official date of the census was 01 June 1850.3
DeathHypolite Rafael Adolph Babin died before 1856.2


  1. [S484] Nina Rogers. E-mail message, Sep 2005.
  2. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  3. [S226] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. Ascension Parish. population schedule.