Raphael Thompson1

#5076, b. 23 Jan 1886, d. 18 Jul 1939
Last Edited:1 Jun 2014
FatherJohn Ellis Thompson2
MotherJulie Brasseur2
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Raphael Thompson and Mary Olivia Hebert

Outline of Life Events:

BirthRaphael Thompson was born on 23 Jan 1886 at Church Point, Acadia Parish, LA.1
MarriageHe married Mary Olivia Hebert, daughter of Jean Clairfe Hebert and Marie Emelia Rivette, on 26 Dec 1907 at Grand Coteau, LA.1
Census1910Ralph Thompson (given age 23) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1910 census, living at Acadia Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Olivier Thompson (given age 22), son Lawrence Thompson (given age 5/12), daughter Amelise Thompson (given age 1 6/12). The family lived on a rented farm, where Ralph worked for his own account. He could read, write and speak English, but his wife only spoke French.3
DeathRalph Thompson died at age 53 on 18 Jul 1939 in Acadia Parish, LA.4,2
BurialHe was buried at Kaplan Cemetery, aka Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery in Kaplan, Vermilion Parish, LA.2


  1. [S19] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1909. Eunice, La.: Hebert Publications, 1974-.
  2. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online http://www.findagrave.com
  3. [S696] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. Acadia Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S169] Louisiana Statewide Death Index, 1900-1960. Website. Online http://www.sos.la.gov/HistoricalResources/…