Georgiana Joffrion

#3320, b. about 1882, d. 7 Aug 1956
Last Edited:28 Sep 2014
FatherEmile Joffrion1
MotherElizabeth Peletitier1
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Georgiana Joffrion and Walter Rivet

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthGeorgiana Joffrion was born about 1882 at LA.2,3
Marriage LicenseShe and Walter Rivet obtained a marriage license on 26 Jun 1897 at Iberville Parish, LA.4
MarriageGeorgiana Joffrion married Walter Rivet, son of Pierre Ernest Rivet and Marie Melinda Ross, on 26 Jun 1897 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. Witnesses were Narcisse Rills, Raphale Joffrion, and Joseph Joffrion.1
DraftRegGeorgeana Jeffrion Rivet was living with her husband in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA, on 12 Sep 1918, at the time of his World War I draft registration.5
Census1920Georgiana Rivet (given age 38) was enumerated as the wife of Walter Rivet (given age 42) on the 1920 Census, living at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA.2
Death, WidowShe was left a widow when her husband, Walter, died on 13 Nov 1925 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.6,3
Census1930Georgia E Joffrion (given age 42) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at 5536 Laurel Street at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. Also living in the house was her son(s) John W, her daughter(s) Alice M and Virgie M. Georgia was widowed. They rented their home for $25 per month.7 [This family should have been enumerated under the Rivet surname]
Census1940Georgia E Rivet (given age 58) was enumerated on the 1940 census as the head of a household at 4906 Constance Street at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. Also living in the house were her son John W Rivet (given age 20), her daughters Virgie Young (given age 28), and her son-in-law, Samuel A Young (given age 32). Georgia was widowed. She had a sixth grade education. Their home was rented for $18 per month.8
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1952, Georgia Rivet lived at 603 1/2 Henry Clay Avenue in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, with her son John W.9
ResidenceAccording to a city directory listing in 1956, Georgia A. Rivet lived at 606 Soniat in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.9
DeathShe died on 7 Aug 1956 in Orleans Parish, LA.10,3

Citations:

  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  2. [S279] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S169] Louisiana Statewide Death Index, 1900-1960. Website. Online http://www.sos.la.gov/HistoricalResources/…
  4. [S216] Hunting for Bears. Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925, by LA Marriages 1718-1925. Online http://www.ancestry.com
  5. [S273] Ancestry.com. "World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918."
  6. [S441] New Orleans, LA Death Records Index, 1804-1949. Website. Online http://www.ancestry.com
  7. [S277] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  8. [S791] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  9. [S793] Ancestry.com. U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995.
  10. [S154] New Orleans Public Library. Louisiana Biography and Obituary Index, 1837-1972. Card Index. New Orleans, Orleans, LA, USA.
  11. [S1038] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records, Baptisms 1901-1905. (Baton Rouge, LA: BRDA, 2013).
  12. [S442] Jolasen's website on Ancestry.com. jolasen. Website. Online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/4313649