Erasie Cousin

#2721, b. about 1812
Last Edited:23 Apr 2011
FatherNoel Cousin
MotherPelagie Bourg
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Child of Erasie Cousin and Edmond Clement Rivet

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthErasie Cousin was born about 1812 at LA.1
MarriageShe married Edmond Clement Rivet, son of Elias Rivet and Magdeleine Lambert, on 11 Nov 1839 at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA. Witnesses were Symphorien Verret and F. P. Marrous.2
Census1850Eliza Rivet (given age 38) was enumerated on the 1850 Census with her husband, Eomer Rivet (given age 35), living in the household of This Rivet family was living in the household of Elphage Cozan, age 70. Possibly Elphage Cozan could be the mother of Eliza Rivet (Erasie Cousin)., at Ascension Parish, LA.1
Census1860Erasa Revete (given age 38) was enumerated in the household of her husband, E. Revete (given age 33), on the 1860 Census at New River, Ascension Parish, LA.3
Census1870Erasie Rivet (given age 58) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of her husband, Edmond Rivet (given age 56), living in Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA. Edmond was a farmer, with real estate valued at $300 and personal estate at $100. Neither he nor Erasie could read or write. They lived next to their son, Marcelus..4

Citations:

  1. [S226] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. Ascension Parish. population schedule.
  2. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  3. [S327] 1860 U.S. Census. LA. Ascension Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S461] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. Ascension Parish. population schedule.