Isidore Helie Rivet

#2716, b. 2 Jul 1821, d. 28 Jan 1896
Last Edited:10 Jul 2017
FatherElias Rivet b. about 1790, d. 27 Oct 1862
MotherMagdeleine Lambert b. about 1798, d. Apr 1868
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Isidore Helie Rivet and Carmelite Bermeyo

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthIsidore Helie Rivet was born on 2 Jul 1821 at Assumption Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 21 Oct 1821 at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Plattenville, Assumption Parish, LA. Sponsors were Isidore Dugas and Justine Babin.1
MarriageHe married Carmelite Bermeyo, daughter of Remon Bermeyo and Marguerite Maroy, on 22 Feb 1841 at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Plattenville, Assumption Parish, LA. Witnesses were Lufroi Savoi, Lucien Simoneaux, and Achille Dugas.1
Census1850Lisidore Rilet (given age 29) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1850 census at Assumption Parish, LA, with his wife, Carmella. Other household members included Anatalie Rilet (given age 9), Nicol Rilet (given age 6), Carmelette Rilet (given age 4) and Lovinsqui Rilet (given age 2). Lisidore was a farmer, and could not read or write.2
Census1860Isidore Rivet (given age 39) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1860 census at Paincourtville, Assumption Parish, LA, with Carmelite Rivet (given age 38), Nathalie Rivet (given age 18), Nicolse Rivet (given age 15), Carmelite Rivet (given age 12), Lovinski Rivet (given age 11), Adea Rivet (given age 8), Wilfrid Rivet (given age 7), Sosthene Rivet (given age 1) and Elfege Rivet (given age 5). Isidore is listed as a farmer with real estate valued at $2500 and personal property valued at $400..3
Census1870On the 1870 census, Isidore Rivet (given age 49) was the head of a household, living in New Iberia, Iberia Parish, LA, with his wife, Carmelite Rivet (given age 48). Also living in this household was Nicols Rivet (given age 26), Sosthene Rivet (given age 14), Elphege Rivet (given age 12), Lea Rivet (given age 9) and Fellow Rivet (given age 6). Isidore was listed as a farmer with real estate valued at $700 and personal property valued at $125..4
Census1880Isidore Rivet (given age 60) was enumerated on the 1880 census as the head of a household, living in Iberia Parish, LA, with his wife Carmelite Rivet (given age 59), son(s) Sosthenes Rivet (given age 24) and Felo Rivet (given age 16). Isidore and his son Felo worked on the farm. His son Sosthenes was without occupation and was indicated as Paralyzed and disabled. His son Lovinski lived on the farm next door with his wife and family.5
DeathIsidore Helie Rivet died at age 74 on 28 Jan 1896 in Lydia, Iberia Parish, LA.6

Citations:

  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  2. [S227] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. Assumption Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S230] 1860 U.S. Census. LA. Assumption Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S237] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S246] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S19] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1909. Eunice, La.: Hebert Publications, 1974-.
  7. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1609793