Lee A. Rivet1

#10173, b. 24 Jan 1911, d. 8 Jul 1953
Last Edited:25 Jun 2017
FatherNicholas J Rivet1 b. 31 Jan 1883, d. 15 Dec 1970
MotherIda Usey1 b. 15 Jun 1887, d. 13 Apr 1987
Relationship6th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Child of Lee A. Rivet and Ora Daigle

Outline of Life Events:

BirthLee A. Rivet was born on 24 Jan 1911.1
MarriageHe married Ora Daigle on 8 Feb 1930 at Assumption Parish, LA.2
Census1930Lee Rivet (given age 19) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at Bayou Lafourche at Assumption Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Ora Rivet (given age 19). Their home was rented for $2 per month. They could both read, write and speak English. Lee worked as a laborer for a sugar plantation.3
Census1940Lee Rivet (given age 29) was enumerated on the 1940 census as the head of a household, living at Plattenville, Assumption Parish, LA. Also living with him was his wife, Ora Rivet (given age 30), his daughter(s) Geraldine. They owned their home, which was valued at $300. Lee had completed two years of high school, and Ora had a sixth grade education. During the week before the census was taken, he worked 56 hours as a field laborer, and earned $584 in 1939.4
DeathLee A. Rivet died at age 42 on 8 Jul 1953.1
BurialHe was buried at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary cemetery in Plattenville, Assumption Parish, LA.1


  1. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online http://www.findagrave.com
  2. [S1752] Louisiana Clerks Remote Access Authority. marriage index. Online http://www.laclerksportal.org
  3. [S710] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Assumption Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S1044] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Assumption Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S1244] U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007. Online database. Ancestry.com.