Anthony Roger Rivet Jr.1

#3288, b. 1 Nov 1897, d. 12 Sep 1943
Last Edited:10 Jul 2017
FatherRoger Rivet2 b. 17 Mar 1870, d. 17 Sep 1942
MotherAline Dupuy2 b. about Aug 1875, d. 12 Sep 1924
Relationship5th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Anthony Roger Rivet Jr. and Albina Beihler

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthAnthony Roger Rivet Jr. was born on 1 Nov 1897, probably at Iberville Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 15 Nov 1897 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. Sponsors were Francis Hebert and Mary Dupuy.1
Census1900, sonHe was enumerated as the son of Roger Revet (given age 30) on the 1900 Census at Iberville Parish, LA.3
Census1910, sonRodger Rivet (given age 12) was enumerated as the son of Rodger Rivet (given age 40) on the 1910 Census, living at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA.4
MarriageAnthony Roger Rivet Jr. married Albina Beihler about 1916.5
DraftRegAnthony Roger Rivet was required to register for the third draft of World War I, held on 12 Sep 1918. At that time, he was living in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA, with his wife, Albine. He worked in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA. Walter was described as slender and of medium height, with gray eyes and light hair.6
Census1920Roger Rivet (given age 22) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1920 census, living at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Albina B. Rivet (given age 22), son(s) Errol A. Rivet (given age 2) and Emory Rivet (given age 10/12).7
Census1930Roger Rivet Jr. (given age 32) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at Turnerville, Iberville Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Albina Rivet (given age 32), his son(s) Errol, Emory, Eldred, Desmond, Leslie and Ralph. The couple and their sons Errol and Emory could read, write and speak English. Roger was a truck driver for a wholesale grocery. Their home was rented for $15/month.5
Census1940Roger A. Rivet (given age 42) was enumerated on the 1940 census as the head of a household, living at 812 Plaquemine Street at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. Also living with him was his wife, Albina A. Rivet (given age 42), his son(s) Errol A, Emory E, Eldred C, Desmond A, Leslie V, Ralph F and Phillip A, his daughter(s) Earline T. They rented their home for $16 per month. They lived in the "same place" in 1935. Roger indicated he was unable to work, but he had received income of over $100 from other sources.8
DeathAnthony Roger Rivet Jr. died at age 45 on 12 Sep 1943 in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA.2
BurialHe was buried at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church Cemetery in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA.9

Citations:

  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  2. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1609793
  3. [S252] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S303] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S278] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S273] Ancestry.com. "World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918."
  7. [S279] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  8. [S821] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  9. [S46] Judy Riffel. Iberville Parish Cemeteries. Baton Rouge, LA: Le Comite des Archives de la Louisiane, 1989.
  10. [S133] The Baton Rouge Advocate. Obituary. Online http://theadvocate.com