Valerie Landry

#2863, b. May 1880
Last Edited:27 Mar 2015
MotherOctavie (--?--)1 b. about 1856
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Valerie Landry and Joseph Rivette

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthValerie Landry was born in May 1880 at LA.2,3
Marriage LicenseShe and Joseph Rivet obtained a marriage license on 19 Jan 1898 at LA.4
MarriageValerie Landry married Joseph Rivet, son of Elphege Rivet and Marie Broussard, on 19 Jan 1898 at Jeanerette, Iberia Parish, LA.4
Census1900, daughter-in-lawValerie Rivet (given age 20) was enumerated as the daughter-in-law of Elphage Rivet (given age 43) on the 1900 Census at St. Mary Parish, LA.2
Census1910Valerie Revette (given age 30) was enumerated as the wife of Joseph Revette (given age 32) on the 1910 Census, living at St. Mary Parish, LA.1
DraftRegValerie Landry was living with her husband in Glencoe, St. Mary Parish, LA, on 12 Sep 1918, at the time of his World War I draft registration.5
Census1920Valerie Revet (given age 39) was enumerated as the wife of Joseph Revet (given age 42) on the 1920 Census, living at St. Mary Parish, LA.3
Death, WidowShe was left a widow at age 46, when her husband, Joseph, died of "acute indigestion" (probably a heart attack), on 26 Sep 1926 at Hobby, Ft. Bend County, TX.6
Census1930Valeria Revett (given age 49) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at Missouri City and Blue Ridge Road at Ft. Bend County, TX. Also living in the house was her son(s) Allie, Rillius and Denis, her daughter(s) Marie and Valeria. In addition, there were two cousins, Victor and Rena Sanders; and a lodger, George Lyda. Valeria was widowed, and rented their home for $15 per month. She could read, write and speak English.7
ResidenceAccording to a census record, in 1935, Valerie Rivette lived in rural St. Mary Parish, LA.8
ResidenceAt the time of her daughter Marie Rivette's marriage in 1937, Valerie Landry lived in Franklin, St. Mary Parish, LA.9
Census1940, motherValerie Rivette (given age 59) was enumerated on the 1940 Census as the mother of Rillius Rivette (given age 28), living at Hockley, Harris County, TX. She was widowed, and had a fifth grade education.8

Citations:

  1. [S457] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  2. [S253] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S458] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S19] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1909. Eunice, La.: Hebert Publications, 1974-.
  5. [S273] Ancestry.com. "World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918."
  6. [S1127] Death certificate for Joseph Rivette. Online Ft. Bend.
  7. [S1130] 1930 U.S. Census. TX. Ft. Bend County. population schedule.
  8. [S1093] 1940 U.S. Census. TX. Harris County. population schedule.
  9. [S1123] Paul J Breaux. E-mail message, Feb 2015.
  10. [S700] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1904. Baton Rouge, LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1991.