Celima Richard

#2791, b. 1847
Last Edited:6 Oct 2010
FatherJean Marie Richard d. before 1864
MotherElisa Braud
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Celima Richard and Joseph Valliere Rivet

Outline of Life Events:

BirthCelima Richard was born in 1847 at LA.1
MarriageShe married Joseph Valliere Rivet, son of Marcellin Alside Rivet and Dulcine LeBlanc, on 18 Apr 1864 at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church at Paincourtville, Assumption Parish, LA. Witnesses were Nicols Blanchard, Sosthene Simoneau, Victorin Hebert, Oreleise Rivete, Eugenie Hebert, and Cefroni Rivete.2
Census1870Celinor Rivet (given age 23) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of her husband, Valire Rivet (given age 28), living in Convent, St. James Parish, LA. Valire's occupation was Farm Laborer..1
Census1880Seliment Rivet (given age 34) was enumerated as the wife of Valiere Rivet (given age 38) on the 1880 Census, living in Assumption Parish, LA.3
Application, WifeShe was mentioned on her husband's pension application 27 Sep 1898 Assumption Parish, LA.4
Death, WidowShe was left a widow when her husband, Joseph Valliere, died on 27 Jan 1899 at Assumption Parish, LA.2


  1. [S240] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. St. James Parish. population schedule.
  2. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  3. [S245] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Assumption Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S151] Louisiana Secretary of State. Baton Rouge, LA, USA. Louisiana Confederate Pension Applications.