Sarah Colligan

#2117, b. 15 Oct 1886, d. 9 Sep 1976
Last Edited:10 Aug 2014
FatherStanislas Colligan1
MotherSanta Nelson1
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Sarah Colligan and Joseph Adelmar Rivette

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthSarah Colligan was born on 15 Oct 1886 at LA.2,3
Marriage LicenseShe and Adelmar Rivette obtained a marriage license on 23 Nov 1907 at Crowley, Acadia Parish, LA.1,4
MarriageSarah Colligan married Adelmar Rivette, son of Alexandre Vital Rivette and Marie Magdeleine Savoie, on 27 Nov 1907 at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church at Church Point, Acadia Parish, LA.1
Census1910Sarah Rivet (given age 24) was enumerated as the wife of Adelma Rivet (given age 24) on the 1910 Census, living at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.2
Census1920Sarah Revette (given age 33) was enumerated as the wife of Adelmar Revette (given age 33) on the 1920 Census, living at Acadia Parish, LA.5
Census1940Sara Rivet (given age 54) was enumerated on the 1940 Census as the wife of Adelma Rivet (given age 54), living at Acadia Parish, LA.6
DeathSarah Colligan died at age 89 on 9 Sep 1976, probably in Church Point, Acadia Parish, LA.7
BurialShe was buried at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church Cemetery in Church Point, Acadia Parish, LA.8
SuccessionSuccession was filed for Sarah Rivette on 22 Nov 1978 at Crowley, Acadia Parish, LA.9

Citations:

  1. [S743] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1907. Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, date not given.
  2. [S298] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S163] Social Security Death Index, viewed on Ancestry.com.
  4. [S269] LA. Acadia Parish Marriage License Index 1887-1999. Online index. USGenweb.
  5. [S301] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. Acadia Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S1042] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Acadia Parish. population schedule.
  7. [S1019] Pointe de l'Eglise: Acadia Genealogical and Historical Society, Inc.. Obituary index. Online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~lapehgs/obitsalpha.html
  8. [S79] Cemetery Listings, Acadia Ph. LA, Vol. I (Church Point). Church Point, LA: Acadia Publishing Company.
  9. [S708] LA. Acadia Parish Probate Index through 1997. Online index. http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/acadia/court.
  10. [S965] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1912. Baton Rouge, LA: Claitor's Law Books and Publishing Division, 2009.