Idolie Rivet

#2830, b. 10 May 1879, d. 19 Apr 1939
Last Edited:10 Mar 2015
FatherElphege Rivet b. 8 Oct 1858, d. 30 Oct 1932
MotherMarie Broussard b. 21 Mar 1862, d. 14 Aug 1912
Relationship5th great-granddaughter of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Idolie Rivet and Joseph Whitney Bernard

Outline of Life Events:

BirthIdolie Rivet was born on 10 May 1879 at Lydia, Iberia Parish, LA.1,2
Census1880, daughterUdolie Rivet (given age 1) was enumerated as a daughter of Elphege Rivet (given age 25) on the 1880 Census, living in Iberia Parish, LA.3
Marriage LicenseIdolie Rivet and Joseph Whitney Bernard obtained a marriage license on 16 Feb 1897 at LA.1
MarriageIdolie Rivet married Joseph Whitney Bernard, son of Eloi Bernard and Gertrude McNamar, on 16 Feb 1897 at St. Helena Catholic Church at Louisa (near Franklin), St. Mary Parish, LA.4
Census1910Dolie Bernard (given age 30) was enumerated as the wife of Whitney Bernard (given age 32) on the 1910 Census, living at St. Mary Parish, LA.5
DraftRegEdolie Bernard was living with her husband in Baldwin, St. Mary Parish, LA, on 12 Sep 1918, at the time of his World War I draft registration.6
ResidenceAt the time of her death in 1939, Idolie Rivet lived in Hockley, Harris County, TX.2
DeathShe died at age 59 on 19 Apr 1939 at St. Josephs Infirmary in Houston, Harris County, TX.2
BurialShe was buried at South Park Cemetery in Houston, Harris County, TX.2


  1. [S19] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1909. Eunice, La.: Hebert Publications, 1974-.
  2. [S1169] Death certificate for Mrs Whitney Bernard. Online Harris.
  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. [S457] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S273] "World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918."
  7. [S1176] Death certificate for Sidney Joseph Bernard. Online Harris.
  8. [S1173] Death certificate for Robert Bernard. Online Harris.
  9. [S1178] Death certificate for Waldo Bernard. Online Harris.