Elvis Mary Riviere

4 May 1933–11 November 2010 (Age 77)
New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Elvis Mary

When Elvis Mary Riviere was born on 4 May 1933, her father, Alfred John Riviere, was 21 and her mother, Anna Mae Callico, was 18. She married Arthur George Duffy Jr. on 5 January 1954, in Orleans, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States for about 5 years. She died on 11 November 2010, at the age of 77, and was buried in Cypress Grove Cemetery, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur George Duffy Jr.
Elvis Mary Riviere
Marriage: 5 January 1954
June Ann Duffy

Spouse and Children

    Arthur George Duffy Jr.



5 January 1954
Orleans, Louisiana, United States


    June Ann Duffy


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 2

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1935 · The Social Security Act

Age 2

This Act was created a basic right to a pension in old age, and insurance against unemployment.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 22

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

French (Rivière): topographic name for someone who lived by the bank of a river or shore of a lake, from Old French rivière ‘river’, ‘shore’, or a habitational name from any of various places named (Le) Rivière, for example in Indreet-Loire and Pas-de-Calais.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Eluin Riviere in household of John A Riviere, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elvis Mary Riviere, "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • Elvis Mary Riviere, "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957"

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