Lindon Anthony Rivet Jr1

#4082, b. 5 Aug 1931, d. 21 Nov 2011
Last Edited:26 Jun 2017
FatherLindon Paul Rivet b. 22 Mar 1901, d. Apr 1985
MotherAnnette Hebert b. about 1898, d. 11 Jul 1986
Relationship6th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

BirthLindon Anthony Rivet Jr was born on 5 Aug 1931 at Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA.1,2
BaptismHis godmother was Irene (Rivet) Gulotta, his aunt.3
Census1940, sonLidon Rivet Jr (given age 9) was enumerated on the 1940 Census as a son of Lidon Rivet (given age 39), living at River Road at Turnerville, Iberville Parish, LA. He attended school, and had completed the third grade.2
DraftRegLindon Anthony Rivet Jr registered for the second draft for World War II on 10 Aug 1949. At that time, his residence was in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA, and he gave the name of his mother, Mrs Annette Rivet, as someone who would always know his address. He was single, and was a student at St. John's School in Plaquemine. Lindon was described as being 5 feet 9 inches tall and 130 pounds, and had brown eyes, brown hair, and ruddy complexion.1
ResidenceAt the time of his mother's death in 1986, Lindon Anthony Rivet Jr lived in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA.4
ResidenceAt the time of his brother Russell's death in 1997, Lindon Anthony Rivet Jr lived in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA.5
DeathHe died at age 80 on 21 Nov 2011 at Baton Rouge General Medical Center in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA.3
BurialHe was buried at Grace Memorial Park Cemetery in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA.3


  1. [S1009] World War II Second Registration Draft Cards, compiled 1948-1959. Online image.
  2. [S821] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S819] The Baton Rouge Advocate. Baton Rouge, LA. Obituary.
  4. [S1584] The Baton Rouge Advocate. Baton Rouge, LA. obituary.
  5. [S133] The Baton Rouge Advocate. Obituary. Online