Otis Rouly1

#7674, b. about 1905
Last Edited:17 Jun 2017
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Otis Rouly and Marie Azema Rivette

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthOtis Rouly was born about 1905 at LA.1,2
MarriageHe married Azema Rivet, daughter of Rivers Rivette and Julia Virginia Borel, on 24 May 1926 at Houston, Harris County, TX.3
Census1930Otis Rouly (given age 25) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at 921 Walton Street at New Iberia, Iberia Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Azema Rouly (given age 18), his son(s) Earl, his brother-in-law, Ralph Rivet (given age 9) and Robert D Rivet (given age 4 9/12), his mother-in-law, Marie Rivet (given age 29), his sister-in-law, Odette Rivet (given age 13) and Merle Rivet (given age 6). Otis was a truck driver for a drayage company.1
Census1940Otis Rouly (given age 35) was enumerated on the 1940 census as the head of a household, living at Iberia Parish, LA. Also living with him was his wife, Azema R Rouly (given age 28), his son(s) Earl, Huey and Overton, his daughter(s) Ludel, his father-in-law, Rivers Rivet (given age 49). They owned their home, which was valued at $1000. Otis had reached a third grade education, and Azema had a sixth grade education. He was a butcher in the meat industry, and had worked 50 hours the week before the census was taken. They lived in New Iberia, LA in 1935.2

Citations:

  1. [S459] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  2. [S813] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Iberia Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S181] Ancestry.com. Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8781