Marguerite Utecia Babin1

#3018, b. 16 Jul 1837, d. about 1 Sep 1865
Last Edited:9 Mar 2016
FatherHypolite Rafael Adolph Babin1 b. 22 Dec 1813, d. before 1856
MotherMarie Arthemise Rivet1 b. 16 Jun 1820
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

BirthMarguerite Utecia Babin was born on 16 Jul 1837, probably at Ascension Parish, LA.1
BaptismShe was baptized on 3 Nov 1837 at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church in Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA. Sponsors were Raphael Valere Babin and Marguerite Celina Rivet. Note: A record of this baptism is also found at St. Gabriel Catholic Church, Iberville Parish, LA.1
MarriageShe married David Favre, son of Louis Favre and Althuza Mariane, on 20 Jul 1854 at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA. Witnesses were Joseph F. Landry, Therence Landry, Louis L. Landry, Privat Babin, Alexandre Hamilton, Louis Hamilton, Celeste C. Denoue.1
DeathMarguerite Utecia Babin died about 1 Sep 1865 in Ascension Parish, LA.1
BurialShe was buried on 1 Sep 1865 at St. Theresa of Avila church, Gonzales, Ascension Parish, LA. The church has gone through several name changes and has been moved from its original location. It was probably known as "The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary" around 1865. The actual location of her burial is uncertain.1


  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.