Joseph Felo Rivet

#2789, b. 11 Aug 1864
Last Edited:22 Jul 2017
FatherIsidore Helie Rivet b. 2 Jul 1821, d. 28 Jan 1896
MotherCarmelite Bermeyo b. about 1822
Relationship4th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Joseph Felo Rivet and Gustavie Bourgeois

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthJoseph Felo Rivet was born on 11 Aug 1864 at Assumption Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 30 Aug 1864 at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Paincourtville, Assumption Parish, LA. Sponsors were Lovinski Rivet and Adea Rivet.1
Census1870, household memberFellow Rivet (given age 6) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of Isidore Rivet (given age 49), living in New Iberia, Iberia Parish, LA.2
Census1880, sonFelo Rivet (given age 16) was enumerated as a son of Isidore Rivet (given age 60) on the 1880 Census, living in Iberia Parish, LA.3
Marriage LicenseFelot Rivette and Gustavie Bourgeois obtained a marriage license on 14 Jan 1884 at New Iberia, Iberia Parish, LA.4
MarriageJoseph Felo Rivet married Gustavie Bourgeois, daughter of Augustin Bourgeois and Elizabeth Rodriguez, on 14 Jan 1884 at St. Nicholas Catholic Church at Lydia, Iberia Parish, LA.4
Census1900Fellow Rivet (given age 35) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1900 census at St. Mary Parish, LA. With him was his wife Gustavie, son(s) Severin, Leonard, Laodice and Eli, daughter(s) Sydonia and Idolia . FW. S. Culbertson, a boarder from Tennessee, was also living with the family. Fellow rented the farm they lived on. His wife Gustavie was the mother of 7 children, 5 still living. They lived next door to Fellow's brother, Lovinsky.5
Census1910Faloe Revette (given age 45) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1910 census, living at St. Mary Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Gustavie Revette (given age 43), son Ceveran Revette (given age 25), Leonard Revette (given age 20), Laodice Revette (given age 12) and Elie Revette (given age 10), daughter Cedonia Revette (given age 18) and Edolia Revette (given age 15). Faloe was a farmer working for his own account. Living on neighboring farms were three other Revette families, those of nephews Joseph and Nick, and a brother Elphas.6
Census1920Philo Rivet (given age 58) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1920 census, living at St. Mary Parish, LA. Also living in the house was, son(s) Severin Rivet (given age 35), daughter(s) Edolia Rivet (given age 25), cousin Silves Rivet (given age 19). Philo was a farm laborer, living in a rented home.7
Census1930Fellow Rivet (given age 63) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at St. Mary Parish, LA. Also living in the house was, his son(s) Severan, his daughter(s) Edolia. Fellow was a farmer. They rented a home on the main road between Home Plantation and Four Corners.8

Citations:

  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  2. [S237] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S246] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  5. [S253] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S457] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  7. [S458] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  8. [S713] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  9. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1609793