I am NOT related / I was searching the LAPP family.
Is yours the Emmett L RICHARDS born abt 1917 on the 1930 census Apr 3rd Vancouver, Clark, Washington Charles D Richards 52 b <1878> Missouri; painter, mar at 27 Hattie Richards 52 b <1878> CAN married at age 27 Hayden Richards 25 b <1905> ID Alburn E Richards 22 b <1908> ID farmer, own farm Irwin D Richards 17 b <1913> ID core sawyer,Plywood factory Ivan E Richards 17 b <1913> ID core layer,Plywood factory Merritt G Richards 15 b <1915> ID laborer, nursery stock Emmett L Richards 13 b <1917> OR MO CAN --------- 1920 census Jan 28 Eagle Valley, Baker, Oregon Emmett Richards age 2 and 8/12 born OR
I suspect the parents of this Emmett L RICHARDS were Calif Dee RICHARDS born 22 Sep 1877 and Hattie RINGER born 15 Jun 1877 in Maitland, Nova Scotia, Canada the daughter of Alburn Crawley RINGER and Sarah MERRITT -[sourceworldconnect /rootsweb ]
Social Security Death Index Ivan Richards born 1 May 1912 died Oct 1986 Vancouver, Clark, WA ss# issued in OR [note-had a twin brother Irwin]
I. D. Richards born 1 May 1912 died 1 Apr 2000 Vancouver, Clark, WA ss# issued in WA [note this is probably Irwin the twin brother of Ivan.Maybe you could get his obituary.]
There is an Alburn D RICHARDS born Jul 1931 living in Camas, Washington -maybe he has info about Martha LAPP who married in 1941 L. Emmett RICHARDS
There is an Emmett L RICHARDS living in Kennewick, Benton co, Washington -could he be the husband of Martha LAPP?