John Ivan Rivet1

#6587, b. 15 Oct 1900, d. 5 Nov 1960
Last Edited:24 Jul 2017
FatherJean Ives Rivet1,2 b. 24 Jun 1870
MotherHermine Landry1,2 b. Dec 1879
Relationship5th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

BirthJohn Ivan Rivet was born on 15 Oct 1900 at Iberville Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 22 Dec 1900 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. Sponsors were Oscar Marionneaux and Marcelline Landry.1
Census1920, grandsonIvan Rivet (given age 19) was enumerated as a grandson of Antoine Oliver Landry on the 1920 Census, living at Indian Village, Iberville Parish, LA. His brother lived in the household with him. He was single, and could read, write and speak English. Ivan worked as a laborer for a heading mill.3
MarriageJohn Ivan Rivet married Pearl Williams about 1925.2
Census1930I. J. Rivet (given age 30) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at East Baton Rouge Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Pearl Rivet (given age 22). They rented their home for $20 per month, and could read, write and speak English. He was employed as a boiler maker for an oil refinery. His brother lived nearby.4
DeathJohn Ivan Rivet died at age 60 on 5 Nov 1960 in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA.2


  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  2. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online
  3. [S279] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S804] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. East Baton Rouge Parish. population schedule.