Manuel John Rivette1

#2078, b. 8 Oct 1920, d. 1 Aug 2006
Last Edited:12 Aug 2016
FatherJean Baptiste Rivette 3rd b. 12 Jan 1894, d. Jan 1977
MotherEmily Regina Santa Cruz b. about 1901, d. 27 Dec 1928
Relationship7th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

BirthManuel John Rivette was born on 8 Oct 1920 at LA.2
Census1940, sonManuel Rivette (given age 19) was enumerated on the 1940 Census as a son of John Rivette (given age 46), living at 6077 Tchoupitoulas Street at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. He was single. Manuel attended school, and had completed one year of college education. He had been unemployed for 26 weeks and was seeking work. In 1939 he earned $201 for 17 weeks of employment.3
MilitaryManuel J. Rivette served in the military between 1943 and 1945 as a Private in the U.S. Army during World War II. He enlisted at New Orleans, Louisiana, for the duration of the war plus 6 months.4
DeathHe died at age 85 on 1 Aug 2006 in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA.2


  1. [S133] The Baton Rouge Advocate. Obituary. Online
  2. [S163] Social Security Death Index, viewed on
  3. [S791] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S302], U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946.