Joseph Marcellus Rivet

#2747, b. 2 Jan 1844, d. 8 Aug 1880
Last Edited:24 Jul 2017
FatherEdmond Clement Rivet b. 23 Nov 1817
MotherErasie Cousin b. about 1812
Relationship4th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Joseph Marcellus Rivet and Rosalie Pastor

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthJoseph Marcellus Rivet was born on 2 Jan 1844 at Ascension Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 1 May 1844 at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church in Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA. Sponsors were Elie Rivet and Felicite Lambert.1
Census1850, household memberMarcelle Rivet (given age 6) was enumerated as a household member living with Eomer Rivet (given age 35) on the 1850 Census at Ascension Parish, LA.2
Census1860, household memberMarcellis Revete (given age 16) was enumerated in the household of E. Revete (given age 33) on the 1860 Census at New River, Ascension Parish, LA.3
MarriageJoseph Marcellus Rivet married Rosalie Pastor, daughter of Francis Pastor and Rosalie Falcon, on 26 Jan 1870 at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA. Witnesses were Manule Falcon, Hilario Falcon, and Joseph Falcon.1
Census1870Marcelus Rivet (given age 23) appeared on the 1870 census on 2 Jul 1870 at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA. Marcelus was a day laborer, and neither he nor Rosalie could read or write. They lived next to his parents.4
Census1880He was enumerated on the 1880 census as the head of a household, living in Ascension Parish, LA, with his wife Rosalie Rivet (given age 30), son(s) Joseph Rivet (given age 7), daughter(s) Juliase Rivet (given age 3). The occupation of Marcilus was Laborer.5
DeathJoseph Marcellus Rivet died at age 36 on 8 Aug 1880 in Ascension Parish, LA.1
BurialHe was buried in Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA.1

Citations:

  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  2. [S226] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. Ascension Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S327] 1860 U.S. Census. LA. Ascension Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S461] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. Ascension Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S244] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Ascension Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1609793