Reverend Richard Stanley Merrill Emrich1

M, b. 11 March 1910, d. 31 October 1997
           Reverend Richard Stanley Merrill Emrich was born on 11 March 1910 at Mardin, Turkey..2,3 He married Beatrice Annie Littlehales, daughter of William Alfred Littlehales and Clara Ellen Knutton, on 23 November 1937 at the Chapel in St. George's Church, New York, New York. The marriage was performed by the Rev. Dr. Elmore McNeill McKee at 4:00 PM. Beatrice's sister, Mabel, was her attendant. The best man was Dr. Duncan Black Macdonald Emrich, a brother of the groom.4,1,5 Reverend Richard Stanley Merrill Emrich and Beatrice Annie Littlehales were found on a passenger list on 20 June 1958 at Southampton, England, sailing from Montreal, Canada on the S. S. Ivernia for a two month stay in the UK.6
     Reverend Richard Stanley Merrill Emrich died on 31 October 1997 at Rome, New York, at age 87.7 He was buried at St. Paul's Cathedral, Detroit, Michigan.3


Beatrice Annie Littlehales b. 21 Nov 1895, d. 4 Feb 1994


  1. [S350] Letter, Fred Emrich to Taryn L. Phelan, 28 February, 1996.
  2. [S159] Richard S. Emrich, 375-40-9406, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014,, shows his birthdate as 11 March 1910.
  3. [S497] Bonnalyn Truxall, "Bonnie Truxall's Family History Report."
  4. [S316] Bonnalyn Truxall, "Bonnie Truxall's Family Group."
  5. [S351] The Littlehales Family Bible.
  6. [S1108] Richard and Beatrice Emrich, S.S. Ivernia Ship Passenger Lists, 20 June 1958.
  7. [S159] Richard S. Emrich, 375-40-9406, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014,.