Alvina Fayard

1880–3 January 1953 (Age 73)
New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Alvina

When Alvina Fayard was born in 1880, in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States, her father, Joseph Edgar Fayard, was 32 and her mother, Mrs Ophelia Fayard, was 30. She married Peter Joseph Rickert on 12 January 1901, in Bay Saint Louis, Hancock, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 3 January 1953, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Peter Joseph Rickert
Alvina Fayard
Marriage: 12 January 1901
Alma E. Rickert
Annie Rickert
Carrie Rickert
Peter Joseph Rickert
Dora Rickert
Leo Rickert
Male Rickert
Vivian Rickert

Spouse and Children

12 January 1901
Bay Saint Louis, Hancock, Mississippi, United States



    Annie Rickert


    Carrie Rickert



    Dora Rickert


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Edgar Fayard


    Mrs Ophelia Fayard




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Southern French: topographic name for someone living by a beech wood, from a derivative of Fay 3.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alvina Rickert in household of Peter Rickert, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alvina Rickert in household of Peter Rickert, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alvina M Rickert in household of Peter J Rickert, "United States Census, 1940"

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