Marie Alix Verret1,2

#2831, b. Sep 1861, d. 4 Dec 1958
Last Edited:23 Oct 2015
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Marie Alix Verret and Joseph Leo Rivet

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthMarie Alix Verret was born in Sep 1861 at LA.3
MarriageShe married Joseph Leo Rivet, son of Isidore Helie Rivet and Carmelite Bermeyo, on 8 Apr 1880 at St. Nicholas Catholic Church at Lydia, Iberia Parish, LA.1
Census1880, sister-in-lawAlixe Rivet (given age 18) was enumerated as a sister-in-law of Alexis Landry (given age 32) on the 1880 Census, living in Iberia Parish, LA. (Alixe Rivet's relationship was actually entered as wife, and the entry on the census form before hers, for her husband Leo, left his relationship blank.) She kept house while her husband Leo worked on the farm.4
Census1900Alix Rivet (given age 38) was enumerated as the wife of Leo Rivet (given age 39) on the 1900 Census at St. Mary Parish, LA.3
Census1910Alix Rivet (given age 47) was enumerated as the wife of Leo Rivet (given age 47) on the 1910 Census, living at Iberia Parish, LA.5
Census1920Alix Revet (given age 57) was enumerated as the wife of Leo Revet (given age 58) on the 1920 Census, living at Jeanerette, Iberia Parish, LA.6
Death, WidowShe was left a widow at age 64, when her husband, Leon, died on 27 Dec 1925 at Jeanerette, St. Mary Parish, LA.7,8
Census1930Alix Rivette (given age 65) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at Jeanerette, Iberia Parish, LA. Also living in the house was her son(s) George and Gaston, her daughter(s) Lawerence. Alix was widowed and owned her home, which was valued at $1500.9
Census1940, motherMarie A Rivet (given age 81) was enumerated on the 1940 Census as the mother of Gaston Rivet (given age 39), living at 729 Church Street at Jeanerette, Iberia Parish, LA. She was widowed, and had a fourth grade education.2
DeathMarie Alix Verret died at age 97 on 4 Dec 1958 in Iberia Parish, LA.8

Citations:

  1. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  2. [S813] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S253] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S246] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S693] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S688] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  7. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1609793
  8. [S169] Louisiana Statewide Death Index, 1900-1960. Website. Online http://www.sos.la.gov/HistoricalResources/…
  9. [S459] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  10. [S1134] Death certificate for Alzire Ozio. Online Jefferson.