Rivet Name Meaning

French: from a diminutive of Old French rive ‘(river) bank’, ‘shore’ (see Rives). Northern French and English: metonymic occupational name for a maker of bolts (see Rivett).

List of People with Surname Rivet

Based on our public records, there are a total of 523 people with the surname Rivet. Among these people surnamed Rivet, there are approximately 192 distinct names, with an average of 2 people who share the same name. David Rivet, Joseph Rivet and Michael Rivet are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Rivet, with 13, 12 and 12 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Louisiana has the most people surnamed Rivet, with a total of 127 people, and there are a total of 91 distinct names among these people. Massachusetts is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Rivet, with a total of 53 people and an average of 46 distinct names.