Clarence F Alexander1

#8499, b. 23 Oct 1903, d. 16 May 1979
Last Edited:15 Mar 2015
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Child of Clarence F Alexander and Aime Francis Rivet

Outline of Life Events:

OccupationHe was an oil worker for an oil company, according to the 1940 census. He served as Constable for 11 years, from 20 May 1968 until his death in 1979.2,1
BirthClarence F Alexander was born on 23 Oct 1903 at LA.1
MarriageHe married Aime Francis Rivet, daughter of Joseph Elie Rivet and Catharina Mathilde Falcon.3,1
Census1940Clarance Alexander (given age 38) was enumerated on the 1940 census as the head of a household, living at La. Highway 29 and Mississippi River at Port Barrow, Ascension Parish, LA. Also living with him was his wife, Amy Alexander (given age 37), his daughter(s) Ira Lee. They owned their home, which was valued at $800. Clarance had completed three years of high school, and was an oil worker for an oil company, having worked 44 hours during the week before the census was taken. He earned $500 during 1939 for 20 weeks of employment. Amy had a sixth grade education, and worked as a cigar roller for a cigar factory. She earned $308 during 1939 for 28 weeks of employment.2
DeathClarence F Alexander died at age 75 on 16 May 1979.1
BurialHe was buried at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Cemetery in Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA.1


  1. [S1113] Beverly Rivet Blanchard. E-mail message, 04 Feb 2015.
  2. [S1024] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Ascension Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S1043] The Baton Rouge Advocate. Baton Rouge, LA. Obituary.