Victor Chopin1

#5732, b. May 1877
Last Edited:6 Oct 2013
FatherAlphonse Chopin1
MotherMarie Muller1
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia (#1)
Descendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia (#2)

Outline of Life Events:

BirthVictor Chopin was born in May 1877 at LA.2
Marriage LicenseHe and Lilian Ducharme obtained a marriage license on 29 Nov 1899 at Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA.1
MarriageVictor Chopin married Lilianne Ducharme, daughter of Jean Desire Ducharme and Philomene Corine Fonrouge, on 21 Dec 1899 at St. John the Evangelist Cathedral at Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA.1
Census1900, brotherVictor Chopin (given age 23) was enumerated as the brother of Louis Chopin (given age 32) on the 1900 Census at Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA. His new wife, Lillian, lived there with him, as well as his brothers Lucien and Armand. Victor worked as a railroad laborer, and could read, write and speak English.2
ResidenceOn an application for a military headstone for his father-in-law placed in 1932, Victor Chopin lived at 223 North Magnolia in Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA.3


  1. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  2. [S900] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Lafayette Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S971] U.S. Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963. U.S. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC, USA.