Family Paternal History


    born 1950    James E. Rivard & Gerald H. Rivard (twins, oldest of eleven children)

    born 1927    Robert J. Rivard     (married Anne O'Grady, 1949)

    born 1901    Harvey Rivard     (married Loretta Koopman, 1922)

    born 1862    Hillary Rivard     (married Josephine Burrason, 1887)

    born 1835    Eli Rivard     (married Agatha Roberts, 1858)
    (Battle of the Alamo 1836)

    born 1787    Augustin Rivard     (married Catherine Couture, 1829)
    (US Constitution written 1787)

    born 1739    Antoine Rivard     (married Falicite Sainte-Marie, 1767)
    (George Washington born 1732)

    born 1690    Antoine Rivard     (married Marie-Josephte Trottier, 1724)
    (New Orleans founded, 1718)

    born 1653    Nicholas Rivard     (married Elizabeth Blanchet Trottier, 1678)
    (Father Hennepin describes Niagara Falls, 1678)

        (Montreal founded 1642) (****NICHOLAS ARRIVES IN NEW FRANCE 1648****)
        (Plymouth colony founded 1620)

    born 1617    Nicholas Rivard     (married Catherine Saint-Pere, 1652, in Trois Rivieres, Quebec)
    (Jamestown founded 1607)
    (Quebec City founded 1608)

    born 1591    Pierre Rivard     (married Jeanne Mullard, 1613, town of Tourouvre, Perche region, France)
    (Henry Hudson discovers the Hudson River, 1609)

    born 1560    Thomas Rivard     (married Jeanne Chevreau, about 1590)
    (Sir Francis Drake circumnavigates the globe, 1580)

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