Adam Senat Rivet

#2762, b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 22 Oct 1938
Last Edited:21 Jul 2017
FatherPaul Rivet1 b. 29 Jun 1827, d. 24 Oct 1905
MotherMarceline Eulalie Moralez1
Relationship4th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Adam Senat Rivet and Jeanette Julienne Daigle

Outline of Life Events:

BirthAdam Senat Rivet was born on 8 Sep 1858, probably at Ascension Parish, LA.2,1
BaptismHe was baptized on 9 Oct 1858 at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church in Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA. Sponsors were Joseph Ignace Sarrita and Delphine LeBlanc.2
Census1860, household memberWashington Revete (given age 1) was enumerated in the household of Paul Revete (given age 32) on the 1860 Census at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA.3
Marriage LicenseAdam Senat Rivet and Jeanette Julienne Daigle obtained a marriage license on 12 Feb 1879 at Assumption Parish, LA.4
MarriageAdam Senat Rivet married Jeanette Julienne Daigle, daughter of Jean Baptiste Gervais Daigle and Artemise LeBlanc, on 20 Feb 1879 at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church at Paincourtville, Assumption Parish, LA. Witnesses were T. C. Landry esq., L. M. Barolow, Louis Barow, P. F. V. Labarre, Amelia Labarre, Gervais Daigle, and Melanie Labarre.2,1
Census1880Senat Rivet (given age 21) was enumerated on the 1880 census as the head of a household, living in Assumption Parish, LA, with his wife Jannet Rivet (given age 23), son(s) Calvilien Rivet (given age 3/12). His occupation was Laborer.5
Census1900Senae Rivett (given age 41) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1900 census at Assumption Parish, LA. With him was his wife Jeannette, son(s) Avillian, Taylor, Nicollas, Clarence, Walter and Isaiarl, daughter(s) Noelie . The farm was owned free and clear. Senae and his 4 older sons worked on the farm, while the younger children attended school. Everyone in the family could read, write and speak English.6
Census1910Senat Rivet (given age 51) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1910 census, living at Bruly St. Martin Road at Assumption Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Jeannette Rivet (given age 52), son Walter Rivet (given age 22) and Ezra Rivet (given age 19). Senat was employed as a farmer, and owned his farm, which was mortgaged. He and his wife spoke English, but could not read or write.7
Death, WidowHe was left a widower at age 64, when his wife, Jeanette Julienne, died on 1 Sep 1923 at Klotzville, Assumption Parish, LA.1,8
Census1930Senat Rivet (given age 73) was enumerated as the head of household, living alone, on the 1930 census. He lived at Assumption Parish, LA. He was a widowed farmer, and owned his home.9
DeathHe died at age 80 on 22 Oct 1938 in Belle Rose, Assumption Parish, LA.1,8


  1. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online
  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. [S1752] Louisiana Clerks Remote Access Authority. marriage index. Online
  5. [S245] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Assumption Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S257] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Assumption Parish. population schedule.
  7. [S299] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. Assumption Parish. population schedule.
  8. [S169] Louisiana Statewide Death Index, 1900-1960. Website. Online…
  9. [S710] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Assumption Parish. population schedule.