Leodice Rivet

#2862, b. 16 Jul 1897, d. 15 Mar 1955
Last Edited:14 Jul 2017
FatherJoseph Felo Rivet b. 11 Aug 1864
MotherGustavie Bourgeois b. Sep 1867, d. between 1910 and 1919
Relationship5th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Leodice Rivet and Irene Alleman

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthLeodice Rivet was born on 16 Jul 1897 at Jeanerette, Iberia Parish, LA.1,2
Census1900, sonHe was enumerated as the son of Fellow Rivet (given age 35) on the 1900 Census at St. Mary Parish, LA.2
Census1910, sonLaodice Revette (given age 12) was enumerated as the son of Faloe Revette (given age 45) on the 1910 Census, living at St. Mary Parish, LA.3
MarriageLeodice Rivet married Irene Alleman, daughter of Sostenes Alleman and Elvina Babin, about 1917 at LA.4,5
Census1920Leodice Rivet (given age 23) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1920 census, living at St. Mary Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Irene Rivet (given age 24), sister-in-law Ethel Allemand (given age 8). They lived on a rented farm next to his parents.6
Marriage, WitnessLaudis Rivette witnessed the marriage of Rivers Rivette and Marie Guidry on 1 Jun 1920 at Franklin, St. Mary Parish, LA.7,8
Census1930Laudis Rivette (given age 36) 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 wife Irene Rivette (given age 37), his son(s) Howard J. and Irene, his daughter(s) Dorothy M. and Helen M. They rented their home near the Hyde Plantation. Laudis worked as a tractor repair man.4
Census1940Laodis Rivette (given age 43) was enumerated on the 1940 census as the head of a household, living at St. Mary Parish, LA. Also living with him was his wife, Irene A Rivette (given age 46), his son Howard Rivette (given age 17), and his daughters Helen Rivette (given age 17) and Irene Rivette (given age 14). They rented their home for $3 per month. Laodis and Irene had no formal education. He was a tractor operator, and had worked 40 hours during the week before the census was taken. In 1939 he earned $240 for 30 weeks of employment.9
Death, WidowHe was left a widower at age 54, when his wife, Irene, died on 28 Aug 1951 at Franklin, St. Mary Parish, LA.5,10
DeathLeodice Rivet died at age 57 on 15 Mar 1955 in St. Mary Parish, LA.10

Citations:

  1. [S19] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1909. Eunice, La.: Hebert Publications, 1974-.
  2. [S253] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S457] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S713] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1609793
  6. [S458] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  7. [S464] Original Marriage Record.
  8. [S1172] Death certificate for Revis Rivette. Online Jefferson.
  9. [S1058] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  10. [S169] Louisiana Statewide Death Index, 1900-1960. Website. Online http://www.sos.la.gov/HistoricalResources/…