Researching three generations of Francois Rivas'...Spanish Soldiers in Louisiana before 1802.
One Francois Louis Manuel Xavier Rivas married Marie Louise Metsinger born 1753. He was buried 25 Aug 1813, retired captain, St. Gabriel, Iberville, Louisiana -bk 8, 63.
One Francois Louis Manuel Rivas Jr married Marie Marguerite Allain born 1786. He died Bef. 08 Nov 1838.
One Francois Jerome Godfroi Rivas married Marcelline Dupuis born c1805, she also was married to Paul Hebert, and Volney Doiron. Francois Jerome Godfroi Rivas bruried St Joseph Catholic Church Cem. Baton Rouge, La.