Benjamin Downey1

#5757, b. 10 May 1864
Last Edited:11 Apr 2014
FatherFrancis Patrick Downey1 b. about 1840, d. 25 Jan 1900
MotherFanney Prewett1
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia (#1)
Descendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia (#2)

Children of Benjamin Downey and Carmelite Lydia Creighton

Outline of Life Events:

BirthBenjamin Downey was born on 10 May 1864, probably at Acadia Parish, LA.1
MarriageHe married Carmelite Lydia Creighton, daughter of Leonidas Mathieu Creighton and Marie Mathilde Ducharme, on 29 Nov 1888 at St. John the Evangelist Cathedral at Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA.1


  1. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.