Joseph Nicholls Clause

#2980, b. 21 Dec 1880, d. 9 Aug 1967
Last Edited:15 Jan 2011
FatherAlexandre Clause b. 17 Nov 1852
MotherMarie Evelina Rivette b. 4 Mar 1859, d. 19 Apr 1883
Relationship6th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

BirthJoseph Nicholls Clause was born on 21 Dec 1880 at Arnaudville, St. Landry Parish, LA.1,2
MarriageHe married Marie Cecile (Webre) Webb on 29 Jan 1901 at LA.3
DraftRegJoseph Nicholls Clause was required to register for the third draft of World War I, held on 12 Sep 1918. At that time, he was living in Carencro, Lafayette Parish, LA. He stated his wife was his nearest relative. He was a self-employed farmer, and was described as slender and of medium height, with gray eyes and brown hair.2
DeathHe died at age 86 on 9 Aug 1967 in Carencro, Lafayette Parish, LA.3


  1. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  2. [S273] "World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918."
  3. [S36] Judy Wostal. E-mail message.