Joseph John Rivet1

#6674, b. 26 Feb 1914, d. 14 May 1953
Last Edited:22 Jul 2017
FatherJoseph Elie Rivet1 b. 2 Feb 1872, d. 8 Jan 1947
MotherCatharina Mathilde Falcon1 b. 28 Dec 1880, d. 18 Apr 1935
Relationship5th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthJoseph John Rivet was born on 26 Feb 1914 at Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA.2,1
Census1920, sonJoseph Jn Rivet (given age 5) was enumerated as a son of Joseph Rivet (given age 47) on the 1920 Census, living at Ascension Parish, LA.3
Census1930, sonJoseph Rivette Jr (given age 16) was enumerated as a son of Joseph Rivette (given age 57) on the 1930 Census. They lived at Port Barrow, Ascension Parish, LA.4
MarriageJoseph John Rivet married Stella Coates.1
Census1940Joseph Rivet (given age 26) was enumerated on the 1940 census as the head of a household, living at Port Barrow, Ascension Parish, LA. Also living with him was his wife, Stella Rivet (given age 19). They rented their home for $6 per month. Joseph completed four years of high school education, and Stella completed through the sixth grade. He was employed in public works. He had been unemployed for 13 weeks, formerly working in drainage. During 1939, Joseph worked 48 weeks and received $597 income.5
DeathJoseph John Rivet died at age 39 on 14 May 1953 in Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA.1
BurialHe was buried at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Cemetery in Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA.2

Citations:

  1. [S752] FamilySearch. Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1960. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1609793
  2. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online http://www.findagrave.com
  3. [S494] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. Ascension Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S709] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Ascension Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S1024] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Ascension Parish. population schedule.