Francis Rivet Daigre1,2

#9855, b. 12 Jan 1903, d. Jan 1971
Last Edited:17 Nov 2015
FatherFrank Joseph Daigre1 b. 28 Jan 1874, d. 22 Jun 1951
MotherMayme Leitz1 b. about 1879
Relationship6th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Francis Rivet Daigre and Marguerite McDonnell

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthFrancis Rivet Daigre was born on 12 Jan 1903, probably at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.3,1
Census1910, sonRivet Daigre (given age 7) was enumerated as the son of Frank Daigre (given age 36) on the 1910 Census, living at 2521 Valence at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. He attended school.1
Census1920, sonRivet Daigre (given age 17) was enumerated as a son of Frank J Daigre (given age 45) on the 1920 Census, living at 2241 Magazine Street at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. He could read, write and speak English. He worked as a mechanic for an automobile garage.4
Residence, Resided-childrenAccording to a city directory in 1921, Rivet F Daigre lived with his family at 2241 Magazine Street in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. He was employed as a clerk.5
MarriageHe married Marguerite McDonnell.6
Census1930, sonFrancis R Daigre (given age 27) was enumerated as a son of Frank J Daigre (given age 56) on the 1930 Census. They lived at 2241 Magazine Street at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. He was single, and could read, write and speak English. Francis worked as a chauffeur for his father's undertaking company.2
Census1940Rivet Daigre (given age 37) was enumerated on the 1940 census as the head of a household, living at 2119 Annunciation Street at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. Also living with him was his wife, Margaret Daigre (given age 38), his son(s) Rivet J, his daughter(s) Rene. They rented their home for $25 per month. Rivet and Margaret both had an eighth grade education. During the week before the census was taken, he worked 48 hours as an embalmer in the undertaking business. In 1939, he earned $840 for 40 weeks of employment, and also received income from other sources.6
DeathFrancis Rivet Daigre died in Jan 1971, probably in New Orleans, Jefferson Parish, LA.3

Citations:

  1. [S307] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  2. [S277] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S163] Social Security Death Index, viewed on Ancestry.com.
  4. [S276] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S793] Ancestry.com. U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995.
  6. [S791] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  7. [S1244] U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007. Online database. Ancestry.com.