Elwood Joseph Landry1

#4206, b. 24 Dec 1912, d. 16 Aug 1989
Last Edited:26 Jul 2017
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Child of Elwood Joseph Landry and Dorothy M. Rivet

Outline of Life Events:

BirthElwood Joseph Landry was born on 24 Dec 1912 at Patoutville, Iberia Parish, LA.1,2
MarriageHe married Dorothy M. Rivet, daughter of Leodice Rivet and Irene Alleman.
DraftRegElwood Joseph Landry registered for the draft for World War II on 16 Oct 1940. This registration was part of the "young men's draft". At that time, his residence was at Box 125, RFD #1 in Jeanerette, Iberia Parish, LA, and he gave the name of his wife, Dorothy M. Landry, as someone who would always know his address. He was employed by Dr. U. S. Perret at Patoutville. Elwood was described as 5 feet 9 inches tall, weight 145 pounds, with blue eyes, brown hair, and dark complexion.1
DeathElwood Joseph Landry died at age 76 on 16 Aug 1989 in LA.2


  1. [S1187] Ancestry.com. U.S. World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  2. [S1244] U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007. Online database. Ancestry.com.
  3. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1609793