Early Rivard Immigration to the U.S.
 
 

This file is sorted by Dit Group, father, then mother.  This sort groups siblings.
Immigration date was based on marriage/death in the US or birth/death of children.
Families that soon returned to Quebec with no subsequent US generations were excluded.

# Descendants are those currently in the Rivard Database.
(as of 2001.  The database has grown since then...)

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# Descendants
Surname Dit Group First
BD
Spouse Father Mother Origin
US State
County
City
Immig Yr
Later Moves
61
Bellefeuille Bellefeuille Theodore
1833
Buisson Joseph Gelinas,Emelie Yamachiche
MN
Morrison Belle-Prairie
bef 1855
2
Bellefeuille Bellefeuille Joseph
1826
Joseph Gelinas,Emelie Yamachiche
MN
Morrison Belle-Prairie
bef 1882
10
Bellefeuille Bellefeuille Raphael
1835
Delorme Joseph Gelinas,Emelie Yamachiche
MN
Morrison Belle-Prairie
77
Bellefeuille Bellefeuille Euchariste
1834
Luc Girardin Trois-Rivieres
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
1863
MA to VT
2
Bellefeuille Bellefeuille Luc
1833
Craig Luc Girardin St-Barnabe
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
1870
7
Rivard Dufresne Larocque
3/11/1874
Roy Guillaume Trudeau St-Aime
MN
Hennepin Minneapolis
bef 1901
MN to CA
141
Rivard Dufresne Benjamin-Mathias
2/24/1863
Cole Guillaume Trudeau St-Aime
MN
Marshall Argyle
bef 1893
36
Dufresne Dufresne Jos-Adelard
1868
Drouin Joseph Lemay St-Barnabe-Nord
MA
Essex Salem
bef 1868
19
Rivard Dufresne Zephirin
5/1/1827
Peloquin Joseph Rivard, Claire-Marie St-Aime
MN
Winona or Anoka Centerville
bef 1857
305
Rivard Dufresne Augustin Benoit Joseph Rivard, Claire-Marie St-Aime
MN
Winona or Anoka Centerville
bef 1872
106
Rivard Dufresne Antoine
3/10/1818
Robideaux Joseph Rivard, Claire-Marie St-Aime
ND
Cavalier Olga
1885-87
Pembina Co
50
Rivard Dufresne Alphonse
5/28/1868
Bernier Louis-Wilifred Pelletier St-Robert, Richelieu
MA
Boston
bef 1894
MA to RI
2
Dufresne Dufresne Victor
5/31/1881
Bessette Moise Dansereau Shefford
VT
Caledonia Hardwick
?
74
Dufresne Dufresne Esdras-Henri
10/5/1887
Bessette Moise Dansereau Shefford
VT
Washington Barre
?
67
Rivard Dufresne Adolphus
6/24/1844
McGovern Pierre Dumont-Guimond St-Leon
MI
Marquette Champion
bef 1872
387
Rivard Dufresne JB
11/12/1847
Laroche Pierre Dumont-Guimond St-Leon
MI
Menominee Stephenson
1867
ND, Pembina 1876-80
14
Rivard Dufresne Leon Caplet Pierre-Theodore Laplante St-Robert, Richelieu
MA
Bristol Fall River
1904
13
Dufresne Dufresne Jos-Victor
1/18/01
Forrest Stanislas Casavant Stukely
VT
Washington Waterbury
bef 1927
108
Rivard Dufresne Jos-Hilarion
3/27/1855
Menard Touissant Bruneau Ste-Edwidge
MN
Winona or Anoka Centerville
1899-1901
179
Rivard Feuilleverte Alexis
1825
Tiffault Alexis Fontaine Rouville
IL
Kankakee Bourbonnais
bef 1883
ND,MN,MI,CA
3
Rivard Feuilleverte Ernest Philibert George-Emile Stebene Beebe, Qc
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
1971
2
Rivard Feuilleverte Adelard Perras Hormidas Gagnon, Emma Shefford
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1920
43
Rivard Feuilleverte Alfred
1864
Labonte,Clarisee JB Perreault Richmond
ME
York Sanford
1912
NH
79
Rivard Gervais-Wells Moise
1814
Jordan Emmanuel Menard Sorel
NY
Essex Ticonderoga
bef 1838
183
Rivard Giasson Isaie
11/28/1832
Cobb Augustin Biron Pointe-du-Lac
NY
Essex Lewis 
bef 1850
107
Rivard Giasson Augustin
4/6/1820
Cobb Augustin Biron Pointe-du-Lac
NY
Essex or Clinton Keeseville
bef 1852
116
Rivard Giasson Antoine
10/15/1823
Freeman Augustin Biron Pointe-du-Lac
VT
Addison Monkton
bef 1850
12
Rivard Giasson Alfred Boisvert Euchariste Lesieur Nicolet
MA
Bristol Fall River
1894
23
Rivard Giasson Adolphe
1851
St-Cyr JB Duplessis Yamachiche
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1875
7
Rivard Giasson Thomas
2/1851
Wiseman JB Duplessis Yamachiche
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1878
23
Rivard Giasson Olivier
1833
Campbell Olivier Lord L'Avenir
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1887
9
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere Valmore-Rudolph
5/21/01
Parent-Gosselin Adolphe-Alphonse Fortier Disraeli, Wolfe
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1926
8
Rivard Lacoursiere Antoine Duhamel Anthime-Joseph Duval St-Hyacinthe
MA
Bristol Fall River
1883
24
Rivard Lacoursiere Isidore
1900
Ferland Arthur-Charles Morin Kamouraska
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1926
102
Rivard Lacoursiere Joseph
1871
Pelletier Bruno Ouellette Kamouraska
NH
Hillsborough Nashua
bef 1891
9
Rivard Lacoursiere Auguste
1876
Pelletier Bruno Ouellette Kamouraska
NH
Hillsborough Nashua
bef 1898
24
Rivard Lacoursiere Elzear Beaunoyer Cyprien Dufour Kamouraska
MA
Norfolk Caryville
bef 1910
0
Rivard Lacoursiere Pierre Briere Cyprien Dufour Kamouraska
NH
Hillsborough Nashua
bef 1908
26
Rivard Lacoursiere J-Octave-Wilfrid
1897
Deschenes Elisee Dionne Kamouraska
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1917
23
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere Andrea
1906
Pouliot Etienne Gosselin Beauce
NY
Brooklyn
1937
13
Rivard Lacoursiere Alfred
1869
Tardif Firmin Langelier Kamouraska
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1903
74
Rivard Lacoursiere Joseph Raymond Firmin Ouellette Kamouraska
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1881
22
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere Augustin
4/29/1787
Deloeil Francois Godfroy Windsor
MI
Monroe Monroe
bef 1811
8
Rivard Lacoursiere Magloire St-Pierre Gilbert Fiffe Sherbrooke
VT
Orleans Derby
bef 1913
2
Rivard Lacoursiere Michel-Omer
9/28/1880
Berube JB Anctil-St-Jean Kamouraska
NH
Hillsborough Nashua
bef 1901
20
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere Elie
12/16/1849
Savard JB Auclair St-Leon
MI
Menominee Menominee
1875-79
35
Rivard Lacoursiere Joseph Bonenfant JB Berube Kamouraska
MA
Worcester Fitchburg
bef 1910
4
Rivard Lacoursiere Auguste-Jos
5/1/1883
Fredette JB Berube Kamouraska
MA
Worcester Fitchburg
bef 1925
6
Rivard Lacoursiere JB Rivard, M-Olive JB Berube Kamouraska
ME
Franklin Chisholm
bef 1898
15
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere Jean-Baptiste
9/14/1834
Pronovost, Emilie Jean-Baptiste Cloutier St-Narcisse
CT
Meriden
bef 1878
23
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere J-Wilbrod
1860
beauchesne Joseph Brosseau Becquets
NH
Merrimack Suncook
bef 1881
60
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere Joseph
8/9/1847
Plante Joseph Lefebvre, Odile St-Leon
WI
Oconto Oconto
bef 1866
7
Rivard Lacoursiere Frederick
1875
Rivard, Marie Joseph Raymond Kamouraska
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1911
32
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere Arthur
1872
Roberge Joseph Ricard Batiscan
CT
Wallington
1895
35
Rivard Lacoursiere Joseph
8/7/1856
Arcouette Medard-Michel Baillargeon Chateauguay
WA
Skagit Sedrow-Wooley
bef 1904
156
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere Edouard
1831
Brunel Modeste-Ls L'Hereux Batiscan
MN
Polk Gentilly
1879-1888
102
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere Pierre-Desire
5/14/1829
Cinq-mars Modeste-Ls L'Hereux Batiscan 
MN
Red Lake Red Lake Falls
bef 1886
28
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere Moise
9/1/1862
Michaud Moise Collard St-Paulin, Mask
MI
Menominee Menominee
1892-93
4
Rivard Lacoursiere J-Louis-Oscar
1893
Galarneau Nap-Octave Caron Kamouraska
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1916
14
Rivard Lacoursiere Edouard
1874
Vailllancourt Octave Michaud Kamouraska
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
1899-1901
2
Rivard Lacoursiere Alfee-alfred
1866
Caron Octave Michaud Kamouraska
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1888
9
Rivard Lacoursiere Omer
1876
St-Hiliare Octave Michaud Kamouraska
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1900
1
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere Horace Gauthier Pierre Dubuc Batiscan
MI
Marquette Marquette
bef 1914
10
Rivard Lacoursiere Phillippe Leclerc Pierre Pelletier, H. Kamouraska
MA
Bristol Fall River
bef 1907
77
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere FX-Pierre
4/2/1849
Paquin Pierre Pichette St-Leon
MN
Red Lake Lambert Twp.
1883-84
15
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere Philippe-arsene
1855
Ducharme Pierre Pichette St-Leon
MN
Red Lake Oklee
bef 1895
44
Lacoursiere Lacoursiere Pierre Plante Pierre Pichette Ste-Ursule, Mask.
MN
Red Lake Oklee
bef 1895
21
Rivard Lacoursiere Ulric-achille Lafleur Theodore Durand South Durham
CT
Windham Windham
bef 1907
46
Rivard LaGlanderie Louis
6/3/1892
Gagne Adolphe Thibault Stratford
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
1921
180
Rivard LaGlanderie Leandre-Antoine
6/10/1820
Normandeau Antoine Desserre St-Leon
IL
Kankakee Bourbonnais
bef 1848
IL to MI
12
Rivard LaGlanderie Arthur-Jos Pellerin Augustin Bourassa Yamachiche
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
1882
173
Rivard LaGlanderie Theophile-Onesime
4/13/1835
Lemire Benjamin Lupien St-Leon
WI
St. Croix Somerset
bef 1861
35
Rivard LaGlanderie Onesime Gendron Celestin Labelle St-Barnabe
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1883
72
Rivard LaGlanderie Moise LeFrancois Etienne Comeau St-Maurice
NH
Coos Berlin
bef 1874
43
Rivard LaGlanderie Adam Bellemare Euchariste Mathieu St-Barnabe
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
1898
10
Rivard LaGlanderie Benjamin-Leandre
1/16/1820
Jerome-Lafleur francois Lefebvre, Pelagie St-Leon
IL
Kankakee Bourbonnais
bef 1854
9
Rivard LaGlanderie Ludger  Descoteaux,Eloise Isaac Lefebvre Yamachiche
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1881
599
Rivard LaGlanderie JB-Hormidas Trudell Theophile Landry St-Leon
MI
Marquette Michigame
bef 1896
3
Lanouette Lanouette J-Mathias
1825
Cayer Antoine Moreau Batiscan
VT
Franklin Georgia
bef 1886
14
Lanouette Lanouette J-Hector-Ed-Adolphe
1850
Maurault Edouard-Adolphe Hamel Champlain
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1898
66
Lanouette Lanouette Louis-Pierre
1862
Arcand Gaspard Duval-Bigot Batiscan
ND
Cass Fargo
1890
25
Lanouette Lanouette Philomen
1864
Croteau Jos-Casimir Belanger St-Casimir
MA
Worcester Fitchburg
bef 1897
MA to Alberta
22
Lanouette Lanouette Hubert
1800
Payan Joseph Lemay St-Simon
CT
Windham Windham
bef 1866
9
Lanouette Lanouette J-Edouard
1859
Altree Neree Guillet LaPerade
FL
Sanford
bef 1892
FL to CA
0
Lanouette Lanouette Zymai
1860
Lamond Onesime Tousignant Nicolet
MI
Marquette Marquette
bef 1883
0
Lanouette Lanouette Arthur-Archie
1869
? Onesime Tousignant Nicolet
MI
?
19
Lanouette Lanouette J-Neree-Henri
1882
Fortin Onesime Tousignant Gentilly
NH
strafford Dover
1907
37
Lavigne Lavigne Simeon
1854
Heon Alexis Poisson Gentilly
MI
Delta Gladstone
bef 1878
ME to MI
11
Lavigne Lavigne Arthur Roy Alexis Roussin Arthabaska
NH
Coos Berlin
bef 1895
48
Lavigne Lavigne Pierre Daneau-Fortier Alexis Roussin Arthabaska
NH
Coos Berlin
bef 1911
6
Lavigne Lavigne Ludger Poisson, Phil. Alexis-Placide Guillaume-Descormier Gentilly
MI
Delta Escanaba
bef 1874
40
Lavigne Lavigne Henri-Sinai
1848
Marchand Francois Bigot Becancouer
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1905
23
Lavigne Lavigne Leandre  Laberge Francois Bigot Arthabaska
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1909
8
Lavigne Lavigne Louis Martin Francois Bigot Becancouer
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1920
2
Lavigne Lavigne Francois Houde Francois Deshaies Gentilly
MA
Bristol Fall River
bef 1889
59
Lavigne Lavigne Isaac
1838
Lavigne,Adelaide Jean-Olivier Blais Arthabaska
ME
Cumberland Westbrooke
bef 1885
15
Lavigne Lavigne Ferdinand Freve Joseph Marchand Gentilly
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1878
76
Lavigne Lavigne Jos-Eugene
1870
Benjamin J-Valere-theophile Rhealt Gentilly
MA
Bristol Taunton
1906
107
Rivard Lavigne Antoine
1675
Briard Nicolas St-Per Batiscan
LA
New Orleans
bef 1704
438
Rivard Lavigne J-Valere-Theophile
1833
Rhealt Valere Delisle Gentilly
MA
Bristol Taunton
1868-72
MA to CO
447
Rivard Loranger Theophile 
1844
Forget-Latour Alexandre Laporte Joliette
MN
Marshall Argyle
1873
Sask, MB, MI, WA
37
Loranger Loranger Regis-Registe
1807
Lamorandiere Alexis Gelinas, MJ Yamachiche
MI
Ontonagon Ontonagon
61
Loranger Loranger Alexis
1797
Tessier Augustin Pitard LaPerade
MI
Monroe Monroe
bef 1818
92
Loranger Loranger Joseph
1782
Chabert Claude Melancon Trois-Rivieres
MI
Wayne Detroit
bef 1809
CA
24
Loranger Loranger Leon
1884
Lenseigne Enoch-Charles Laquerre LaPerade
WA
Yakima Yakima
bef 1919
Alberta to WA
66
Loranger Loranger Isaac
1823
Lamy FX Meunier Yamachiche
MI
Monroe Monroe
check
104
Loranger Loranger Josue-Frederic
1834
Daigle Jacques-beloni Geffard Yamachiche
MI
Bay Bay City MI to MT to CA
17
Loranger Loranger Moise
1832
Charron Jacques-beloni Geffard Yamachiche
MI
Monroe Monroe
1856
101
Rivard Loranger Medard-Fabien
1832
Dufresne JB Grenet Joliette
MA
Berkshire Pittsfield
bef 1896
63
Loranger Loranger Edouard
2/1796
Navarre Joseph Perrin Trois-Rivieres
MI
Monroe Monroe
174
Rivard Loranger Gaspard
1856
Lupien Joseph Richard, Rosalie Joliette
MI
Alger Munising
1883
MA to MI to MN to CA
190
Rivard Loranger Ovide
1853
Fuseau Joseph Richard, Rosalie Joliette
MI
Alger Munising
bef 1904
24
Loranger Loranger Louis-Aime-Amos
1840
Racicot Louis Levitre Riviere-du-Loup
IL
Effingham Watson Twp
1864
KS, NE
25
Lavigne Loranger Joseph
1864
Asselin Louis Loranger Pare, Adelaide St-Regis
NY
St. Lawrence North Lawrence
1889
4
Loranger Loranger Ludger Nadeau Ludger Roberge Arthabaska
NH
Belknap Laconia
1899
59
Loranger Loranger Uldoric-Frank
1863
Perrault Ulderic Rene-Coltret Arthabaska
MA
Middlesex Lowell
bef 1887
12
Loranger Loranger Zephirin
1853
Marchand Zephirin Patenaude Cap-de-la-Madeleine
MA
Middlesex Lowell
bef 1896
33
Rivard Rivard George J.
9/10/1835
Drolette Alexis Heroux St-Leon
IL
Kankakee Bourbonnais
bef 1862
153
Rivard Rivard Antoine
6/26/1739
Ste-Marie Antoine Trottier Batiscan>Windsor
MI
Monroe Monroe
bef 1779
12
Rivard Rivard Hubert Turcot Augustin Toutant Grondines
NH
Merrimack Suncook
bef 1888
46
Rivard Rivard Ludger-Charles
7/21/1872
Mireault Dosithee Trottier St-Casimir
MA
Middlesex Lowell
bef 1890
109
Rivard Rivard Narcisse
1827
Montbriand Eustache Ripeau Grondines
WI
St. Croix Somerset
1872
297
Rivard Rivard Severe-Louis
10/6/1838
Germain Eustache Ripeau Grondines
WI
St. Croix Somerset
bef 1860
16
Rivard Rivard Aime Perrault Ferdinand Hamelin Grondines
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1890
2
Revoy Rivard John
7/15/1841
Hazelton Francois ? ? Quebec
LA
Denver
1841
LA to PA to CO
51
Rivard Rivard Hubert
1838
Hamelin Francois Trottier Grondines
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1880
3
Rivard Rivard Aime Hamelin Francois Trottier Grondines
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1890
123
Rivard Rivard Alexis
4/28/1791
Heroux FX Dubord St-Leon
IL
Kankakee Bourbonnais
1844
786
Rivard Rivard Francois
7/20/1785
Fortier FX Dubord St-Leon
MN
Washington Stillwater
bef 1866
8
Rivard Rivard Calixte-Caleb
1849
Benoit FX-Severe Cote Nicolet
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1893
12
Rivard Rivard Philemon Morissette FX-Severe Cote Nicolet
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1893
30
Rivard Rivard Jean
abt 1802
Loranger Jean-Leon Lamirande Grondines
MI
Monroe Monroe
1853-1859
53
Rivard Rivard Olivier Grimard Jean-Leon Lamirande LaPerade
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1881
157
Rivard Rivard Jos-Telesphore Paquet Louis  Hot Grondines
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1895
102
Rivard Rivard Hubert
1839
Beaudoin Louis  Paquin Trois-Rivieres
MA
Worcester Fitchburg
1882-89
38
Rivard Rivard Charles Mathieu Nicolas Arcand Grondines
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
1891
2173
Rivard Rivard JB
11/21/1729
Yax Nicolas Rault Grondines
MI
Wayne Detroit
bef 1762
25
Rivard Rivard Henry
3/17/1893
Couturier Philias Boisvert Chemin
ME
York Sanford
bef 1898
22
Rivard Rivard Olivier
1850
Roy Pierre Blais Arthabaska
ME
Androscoggin Lewiston
bef 1896
11
Rivard Rivard Marjorique Arsenault Pierre Blais Arthabaska
ME
Androscoggin Auburn
bef 1916
37
Rivard Rivard Hubert-Napoleon
1840
Marchand Pierre Rouillard Batiscan
NH
Hillsborough Manchester
bef 1899
6
Rivard Rivard Oliva
4/12/1865
Sauvageau Theophile Belanger St-Casimir
ND
Cass Wild Rice
bef 1891

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