Edias Creighton1

#5764, b. 2 Nov 1899, d. 24 Jan 1919
Last Edited:14 Feb 2013
FatherLeonidas William Creighton1,2 b. 17 Dec 1869, d. 17 Feb 1948
MotherMarie Alice Arigoni1,2 b. 21 Nov 1866, d. 3 Mar 1956
Relationship6th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia (#1)
Descendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia (#2)

Outline of Life Events:

BirthEdias Creighton was born on 2 Nov 1899, probably at Lafayette Parish, LA.1,3
Census1900, sonHe was enumerated as the son of William Creighton (given age 29) on the 1900 Census at Lafayette Parish, LA.3
Census1910, sonElias Creighton (given age 10) was enumerated as the son of Willie Creighton (given age 40) on the 1910 Census, living at Lafayette Parish, LA. He could not read or write, and spoke only French.4
MarriageEdias Creighton married an unknown person.2
DeathHe died at age 19 of influenza and double pneumonia, on 24 Jan 1919 in Youngsville, Lafayette Parish, LA.2
BurialHe was buried at Broussard Cemetery in Broussard, Lafayette Parish, LA.2


  1. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  2. [S899] LA. Lafayette Parish. "Louisiana death records/certificates, ca. 1850-1875, 1894-1954". Louisiana Secretary of State, Louisiana State Archives, Baton Rouge, LA, USA. Microfilm. 661 reels. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  3. [S900] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Lafayette Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S901] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. Lafayette Parish. population schedule.