Augustin RIVARD DUFRESNE was born in 1800 in Yamachiche. He married Marie-Archange DESMARAIS on 26 February 1827 in St-Antoine-de-Padoue, Louiseville, Co. Maskinongé, Québec. Augustin died on 2 February 1858 in St-Aimé de Richelieu. (1)(2)
Marie Archange DESMARAIS, daughter of Louis DÉMARAIS & Marie Anne GERBEAU dit BELLEGARDE, was born in 1794 in St-Antoine de Rivière de Loup, Louiseville. She died 8 Jan 1854 in St-Aimé de Richelieu. (1)
Children:iii. Augustin Odilon RIVARD was born 22 and baptized on 23 April 1831 in St-Michel. He married Julie MARTIN on 24 April 1860 in St-Robert de Richelieu. He was first married to Claire MONDOR on 10 February 1857 in Sorel. Claire's parents were Bruno MONDOR & Angèle pAQUIN. Claire was born about 1837 and died on 26 May 1858 in St-Aimé. Augustin Odilon died on 11 February 1903 in St-Aimé de Richelieu.
Julie MARTIN was born on 15 November 1834 in St-Michel d'Yamaska, the daughter of Pierre MARTIN & Marie Josephte HOULE. She died 26 and was buried on 28 September 1933 in St-Aimé. (1)(2)(3)
More information on the Rivard ancestry
i. Augustin RIVARD was born on 7 and baptized on 8 and died on 9 January 1828 in St-Michel d'Yamaska.
ii. Joseph Augustin RIVARD was bon on 20 July 1829 à Yamachiche and died on 12 April 1830.
vi. Edouard Alfred RIVARDwas born 15 April 1833 in St-Michel d'Yamaska. He married Christine CHAPDELAINE LARIVIÈRE on 10 January 1853 in La Présentation de St-Hyacinthe. He died on 7 August 1908 in St-Aimé, Masseuville, Richelieu. Christine, the daughter of Joseph CHAPDELAINE LARIVIÈRE & Angélique GAUVIN, was born about 1835 and died on 30 January 1908 in St-Aimé de Richelieu. (1)(3)Children
Arthur RIVARD was born on 22 July 1864 in St-Aimé, Masseuville, Richelieu and died on 9 August 1878 in St-Aimé. (3)
v. Guillaume William Henry RIVARD was born on 14 October 1834 in St-Michel d'Yamaska. He married Adeline TRUDEAU on 19 February 1855 in St-Aimé, Masseuville, Richelieu, Québec. He died on 3 December 1917 in St-Aimé.Children
i. Élisabeth Marie RIVARD was baptized on 20 December 1855 in St-Aimé. She married Pierre FOURQUIN LÉVEILLÉ on 9 July 1877 in St-Aimé. He was born before 1854. Both he and she died after 1877. (3)
ii. Mathilde Marie Louise RIVARD was baptized on 25 June 1857 in St-Aimé. She married Bruno BROUILLARD on 26 October 1880 in St-Aimé. He was born after 1850. Both he and she died after 1880. (3)
iii. Léontine Marie RIVARD was baptized on 21 July 1859 in St-Aimé. She died after 1861. (3)
iv. Augustin Joseph RIVARD was baptized on 9 April 1861 in St-Aimé. (3)
v. Benjamin Mathias RIVARD was baptized on 24 February 1863 in St-Aimé.
vi. Rose Délima Marie RIVARD was baptized on 31 May 1865 in St-Aimé. She married Maxime PÉPIN. She died after 1883.(3)
vii. Élie RIVARD was baptized on 12 February 1867 in St-Aimé. (3)
viii. Jean Baptiste RIVARD was baptized on 14 May 1868 in St-Aimé. He married Exerine BIBEAU. He died after 1889. (3)
ix. Alfred Esdras RIVARD was baptized on 8 April 1870 in St-Aimé. (3)
x. Léontine Marie RIVARD was baptized on 23 February 1872 in St-Aimé. She married Émile PELLETIER. She died after 1890. (3)
xi. Élie Aimé RIVARD was baptized on 29 August 1873 in St-Aimé. (3)
xii. Rose Delima Marie RIVARD was baptized on 4 January 1877 in St-Aimé. (3)
xiii. Élise Alvina RIVARD was baptized on 15 February 1878 in St-Aimé. (3)
vi. Charles Fortunat RIVARD was born 6 January 1837 in St-Aimé.
vii. Louis Wilfrid RIVARD was born on 23 September 1838 in St-Aimée. He married Marie PELLETIER on 5 February 1861 in La Présentation de St-Hyacinthe. He died on 3 March 1903 in St-Robert de Richelieu, Québec.Children
i. Joseph RIVARD was baptized on 17 October 1861 in St-Aimé. He married Sophier BERNIER on 25 February in Saint-Robert. He died on 23 June 1906 in Saint-François du Lac.(3)
ii. Pierre Exeas RIVARD was baptized on 3 May 1864 in St-Robert de Richelieu. He married Joséphine CARIN on 23 February 1886 in St-François-du-Lac.(3)
iii. Anacalet Pierre RIVARD was baptized on 3 June 1866 in St-Robert. (3)
iv. Germain Alphonse RIVARD was baptized on 28 May 1868 in St-Robert. He married Catherine BERNIER on 20 August 1889 in Saint-Robert(3)
v. Exina Marie RIVARd was baptized on 21 June 1869 in St-Robert. She married Olivier DESROSIERS on 5 May 1896 in Saint-Robert.(3)
vi. Ovide Louis Narcisse RIVARD was baptized on 28 December 1872 in St-Robert. He married Rosanna DESROSIERS on 21 August 1898 in Saint-Robert.
vii. Alphonsine Marie RIVARD was baptized on 21 December 1880 in St-Robert. She married Olivier PLASSE on 14 January 1901 in Saint-Robert.(3)
viii. Napléon RIVARD was baptized on 19 April 1885 in St-Robert. (3)
viii. Elie RIVARD was born on 15 October 1840 in St-Aimé de Richelieu, Québec. He died on 24 April 1855 in St-Aimé, Masseuville, Co. Richelieu, Québec.
ix. Esdras Aimé RIVARD was born on 13 September 1843 in St-Aimé. M. L'Abbé Esdras Aimé died on 21 and was buried on 23 January 1929 in St-Robert de Richelieu, his former parish as Pastor. (prêtre/priest). (2)
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(1) "Génélogie des Rivard", Dolorès Robillard Benoît, 2005.
(2) Drouin documents copied from the Parish Registers of Québec.
(3) Data compiled from the Baptismal and Burial Records and Census of Richelieu County.