Edith Mary Rivette1,2

#3081, b. 8 Sep 1895, d. 10 May 1993
Last Edited:23 Jul 2016
FatherFrancois Rivette1 b. 1 Sep 1851, d. 30 May 1929
MotherMarie Dora Guilbeau1 b. 10 Oct 1857, d. 18 Jun 1922
Relationship6th great-granddaughter of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Child of Edith Mary Rivette and Frank McCorquodale

Child of Edith Mary Rivette and Leonce Carrier

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthEdith Mary Rivette was born on 8 Sep 1895 (or 1894?) At St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, LA.3,1
Census1900, daughterShe was enumerated as the daughter of Francois Rivet (given age 48) on the 1900 Census at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, LA.4
Census1910, daughterEdith Rivette (given age 15) was enumerated as the daughter of Frank Rivette (given age 56) on the 1910 Census, living at 118 Gray Street at Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, LA.5
MarriageEdith Mary Rivette married first Frank McCorquodale on 2 Mar 1912 at Orange County, TX.6
MarriageEdith Mary Rivette married second Leonce Carrier, son of Simieniese Hargroder, on 13 Mar 1917 at Jefferson County, TX.2
Census1920Edith Carrier (given age 23) was enumerated as the wife of Leonce Carrier (given age 23) on the 1920 Census, living at South Walnut Street at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA.7
ResidenceIn 1921, Edith Mary Carrier and her husband, Leonce, lived at 837 6th Street in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX.8
DivorceEdith Mary Carrier and Leonce Carrier were divorced on 31 Oct 1921 at Beaumont, Jefferson County, TX.9
MarriageEdith Mary Rivette married third Alcee P. Dupuis about 1922.8
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1923, Edith Mary Dupuis and her husband, Alcee, lived at 837 6th Street in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX. Alcee was a driver for the Eclipse Market No. 1.8
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1925, Edith Mary Dupuis and her husband, Alcee, lived at 837 6th Street in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX. Alcee was an agent for the National Life & Accident Insurance Company.8
Death, WidowShe was left a widow when her husband, Alcee, died sometime between 1925 and 1929 in Jefferson County, TX.8
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1929, Edith Mary Dupuis lived at 837 6th Street in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX.8
ResidenceAt the time of her father's death in 1929, Edith Mary Dupuis lived in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX.10
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1931, Edith Mary Dupuis lived at 837 6th Street in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX. She earned income by leasing furnished rooms in her home.8
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1936, Edith Mary Dupuis lived at 837 6th Street in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX. She was widowed, and earned income by leasing furnished rooms in her home.8
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1938, Edith Mary Dupuis lived at 837 6th Street in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX. She earned income by leasing furnished rooms in her home.8
MarriageShe married fourth Preston J. Devillier on 24 Oct 1938 at Jefferson County, TX.2
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1941, Edith Mary Devillier and her husband, Preston, lived at 837 6th Street in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX. Preston's occupation was salesman for Smith-May Motor Company.8
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1943, Edith Mary Devillier and her husband, Preston, lived at 837 6th Street in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX.8
Marriage LicenseEdith Mary De Villier and Joseph Anere LeBlanc obtained a marriage license on 23 Dec 1943 at Jefferson County, TX.2
MarriageEdith Mary De Villier married fifth Joseph Anere LeBlanc, son of Ulysse LeBlanc and Emaria Hulin, on 24 Dec 1943 at Jefferson County, TX.2
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1949, Edith Mary LeBlanc lived at 837 6th Street in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX.8
Marriage LicenseShe and Thomas Clarence Martell obtained a marriage license on 9 Jan 1951 at Jefferson County, TX.2
MarriageEdith Mary LeBlanc married sixth Thomas Clarence Martell on 9 Jan 1951 at Jefferson County, TX.2
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1952, Edith Mary LeBlanc lived at 837 6th Street in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX. She was the widow of J. A. LeBlanc.8
MarriageShe married seventh L. V. Willis about 1958.10
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1958, Edith Mary Willis and her husband, L., lived at 837 6th Street in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX. He worked as a mechanic for Taylor Motors.8
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1959, Edith Mary Willis and her husband, L., lived at 837 6th Street in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX. He worked as a mechanic.8
Death, InformantShe was the informant on the death certificate of her sister, Agnes Barber, who died on 12 Dec 1971 at St. Mary's Hospital at Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX.11
DeathEdith Mary Rivette died at age 97 on 10 May 1993, probably in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX.12,3,13
BurialShe was buried at Greenlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Groves, Jefferson County, TX. Her grave is in section 31, the Garden of Resurrection. She shares a headstone with her grandson, Jeffrey Broussard.13

Citations:

  1. [S1244] U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007. Online database. Ancestry.com.
  2. [S626] Jefferson County, Texas, Clerk's Office online index. Marriage records.
  3. [S163] Social Security Death Index, viewed on Ancestry.com.
  4. [S463] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. St. Martin Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S692] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. Calcasieu Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S1087] Orange County, Texas, Clerk's Office online index. Marriage records.
  7. [S415] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  8. [S793] Ancestry.com. U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995.
  9. [S963] The Port Arthur Daily News. Port Arthur, Jefferson, TX, USA. News article.
  10. [S1064] Tara Gregory. E-mail message, Aug-Oct 2014.
  11. [S1076] Death certificate for Agnes Barber. Online Jefferson.
  12. [S316] Ancestry.com. Texas Death Index, 1903-2000 (Ancestry.com), by The Generations Network Inc.. Online http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876&enc=1
  13. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online http://www.findagrave.com
  14. [S1150] Death certificate for Frances Letulle. Online Jefferson.
  15. [S956] John L Blackburn. E-mail message, 16 Jul 2013.