Marguerite Forest1

#3422, b. about Jul 1774, d. before 2 Feb 1807
Last Edited:24 Feb 2016
FatherJoseph Forest1 b. about 1746, d. before 23 Jul 1778
MotherIsabelle Leger1
Relationship2nd great-granddaughter of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Marguerite Forest and Joseph Forest

Outline of Life Events:

BirthMarguerite Forest was born about Jul 1774, probably at St. James Parish, LA.1
BaptismShe was baptized on 25 Jul 1774 at St. James Church in St. James, St. James Parish, LA. Sponsors were Urbain Bruno and Coecille Poirier.1
MarriageShe married Joseph Forest, son of Paul Forest and Marguerite Orillon dit Champagne, on 6 Feb 1793 at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA. Witnesses were Joseph Roger and Paul Fore.1
DeathMarguerite Forest died before 2 Feb 1807, when her husband remarried.2


  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  2. [S22] Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church Records, Vol. 1a. Acadian Records, 1707-1769. Baton Rouge, LA: BRDA.