Joseph Augustin Rivet

#1673, b. 16 Mar 1864, d. 19 May 1919
Last Edited:10 Jul 2017
FatherLouis Rivet (2nd) b. 27 Oct 1826
MotherAugustine Chaboisseau b. about 1838
Relationship4th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Joseph Augustin Rivet and Coralie Dupont

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthJoseph Augustin Rivet was born on 16 Mar 1864 at Iberville Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 18 May 1864 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in St. Gabriel, Iberville Parish, LA. Sponsors were Joseph D. Berret and Angelique Berret.1
Census1870, household memberAugustus Rivet (given age 6) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of Louis Rivet (given age 45), living in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA.2
Census1880, sonAuguste Rivet (given age 17) was enumerated as a son of Louis Rivet (given age 56) on the 1880 Census, living in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. His occupation was store clerk.3
MarriageAuguste Rivet married Coralie Dupont, daughter of Jules Dupont and L. Elodie Chaudoir, on 20 Dec 1888 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. Witnesses were Jules Dupont, Frank Dupont, and Johney Rivet.1,4
Census1900August Rivet (given age 36) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1900 census at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. With him was his wife Coralie, son(s) Ray, Lyman and Luke, daughter(s) Josephine, Mable, Vivian, Sybl and Norma . This family lived in a rented house. August earned his living as a carpenter.5
Census1910August Rivet (given age 45) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1910 census, living at St. Tammany Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Coralie Rivet (given age 41), son Roy V. Rivet (given age 18), Ensigh Rivet (given age 7) and Weldon Rivet (given age 3), daughter Mabel N. Rivet (given age 19), Vivian Rivet (given age 17), Sybil Rivet (given age 15), Norma Rivet (given age 14) and Cleora Rivet (given age 5). August was a carpenter working odd jobs. He rented his home, and could read and write. Living in the same house were Matthews J. (age 29) and Josephine (age 22) Radetick. Josephine was probably Coralie's daughter from her first marriage.6
Death, WidowHe was left a widower at age 53, when his wife, Coralie, died on 25 Dec 1917 at Slidell, St. Tammany Parish, LA.7
DeathJoseph Augustin Rivet died at age 55 on 19 May 1919 in Slidell, St. Tammany Parish, LA.8,9

Citations:

  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. [S247] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S930] LA. Iberville Parish. Marriage record (true copy).
  5. [S252] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S491] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. St. Tammany Parish. population schedule.
  7. [S928] Comeaux Family Tree on Ancestry. Stephen Comeaux. Website. Online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/19239417/
  8. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1609793
  9. [S154] New Orleans Public Library. Louisiana Biography and Obituary Index, 1837-1972. Card Index. New Orleans, Orleans, LA, USA.
  10. [S1038] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records, Baptisms 1901-1905. (Baton Rouge, LA: BRDA, 2013).