Gertrude Theresa Blanchard

#2526, b. 1 May 1871, d. 5 Feb 1917
Last Edited:21 Jul 2017
FatherNichols Blanchard
MotherMarie Alida Landry b. 23 Apr 1850
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Gertrude Theresa Blanchard and Paul Prosper (Pierre) Rivet Sr.

Outline of Life Events:

BirthGertrude Theresa Blanchard was born on 1 May 1871 at LA.1
Marriage LicenseShe and Paul Prosper (Pierre) Rivet Sr. obtained a marriage license on 4 Dec 1888 at Assumption Parish, LA.2
MarriageGertrude Theresa Blanchard married Paul Prosper (Pierre) Rivet Sr., son of Paul Rivet and Marceline Eulalie Moralez, on 10 Jan 1889 at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church at Paincourtville, Assumption Parish, LA. Witnesses were Nichols Blanchard, Zulma Daigle, Lydia Blanchard, Joachim Rivet, Odilia Landry, Alcee Landry, Charles Babin, and Jule Daigle.3,4
Census1900Therese Rivette (given age 28) was enumerated as the wife of Prosper Rivette (given age 29) on the 1900 Census at Assumption Parish, LA.5
Census1910Tirisa Rivet (given age 38) was enumerated as the wife of Prosper Rivet (given age 41) on the 1910 Census, living at Assumption Parish, LA.6
DeathGertrude Theresa Blanchard died at age 45 in childbirth on 5 Feb 1917 in Belle Rose, Assumption Parish, LA.7,8,9,1
BurialShe was buried in Paincourtville, Assumption Parish, LA.9


  1. [S52] Jerome Rivet. E-mail message, 1996.
  2. [S1752] Louisiana Clerks Remote Access Authority. marriage index. Online
  3. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  4. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online
  5. [S257] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Assumption Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S299] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. Assumption Parish. population schedule.
  7. [S82] Louisiana Statewide Death Index, 1900-1949.
  8. [S169] Louisiana Statewide Death Index, 1900-1960. Website. Online…
  9. [S312] The New Orleans Times Picayune. New Orleans, LA.