Volmon J Rivette1

#2923, b. 8 Jun 1913, d. 1970
Last Edited:6 Dec 2015
FatherJoseph Lovinsky Rivet2 b. 30 Aug 1848, d. 22 Jul 1927
MotherMarie Regina Darce3 b. 9 Oct 1875, d. 2 Jan 1950
Relationship5th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

BirthFelicien Valmont Rivet was born on 8 Jun 1913, probably at St. Mary Parish, LA.4
BaptismHe was baptized at St. Helena Catholic Church in Louisa (near Franklin), St. Mary Parish, LA.4
Census1920, sonValmond Rivet (given age 7) was enumerated as a son of Luvesque Rivet (given age 72) on the 1920 Census, living at Iberia Parish, LA.2
Census1930, sonValmon Rivette (given age 16) was enumerated as a son of Lovinky Rivette (given age 55) on the 1930 Census. They lived at Jeanerette, Iberia Parish, LA. He could not read or write. He was a general helper at a Chevrolet garage, but currently unemployed.3
MarriageVolmon J Rivette married first Naomi (--?--).5
Census1940Valmo Rivet (given age 26) was enumerated on the 1940 census as the head of a household, living at 539 Guiberteau Street at Jeanerette, Iberia Parish, LA. Also living with him was his wife, Naomi Rivet (given age 33). They rented their home for $5 per month. Valmo had a first grade education, while Naomi had a sixth grade education. He worked 45 hours during the week before the census was taken, as a laborer for a foundry and machine shop. In 1939 he earned $320 for 26 weeks of employment.5
DivorceVolmon J Rivette and Naomi Rivette may have divorced between 1941 and 1957.
MarriageVolmon J Rivette married second Libby (--?--).6
DeathVolmon J Rivette died in 1970.1
BurialHe was buried at St. Johns Cemetery in Jeanerette, Iberia Parish, LA.1


  1. [S1230] Henry Jr. Rivet. E-mail message, Jul 2015.
  2. [S688] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S459] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S1309] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1913. Baton Rouge, LA: Claitor's Law Books and Publishing Division, 2009.
  5. [S813] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online http://www.findagrave.com