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Rev. Richard Brass
12020-08-01T08:20:16-07:00John David Beatty85388be94808daa88b6f1a0c89beb70cd0fac252327164plain2020-08-01T08:29:52-07:00John David Beatty85388be94808daa88b6f1a0c89beb70cd0fac252The Rev. Richard Brass was born in Pentonville, Middlesex, England on 5 July 1834, the son of William and Elizabeth (Watts) Brass. Formerly a Methodist pastor, he was ordained to the Episcopal priesthood in Indiana in 1867. He served parishes in Michigan and northern Indiana, including Trinity Michigan City, and St. Paul's. Mishawaka. He married Lovisa J. Jewett on 3 June 1868 in Lagrange County. He died in Alpena, Michigan, on 23 March 1880, when he was serving as rector of Trinity Church, Alpena. He is buried in Riverside Cemetery, Howe, Lagrange County, Indiana.