Mrs Emma Risien (née Lellyet)
Mrs Samuel Beard Risien (Emma Lellyet), was originally from Durban, South Africa where her family had an interest in diamond mines. Late in 1910, Emma made a journey to Durban with her husband Samuel Beard Risien (1), they stayed for about 14 months. It was for their return home that they boarded the Titanic at Southampton as third class passengers.
Emma and Samuel Risien both died in the disaster. Their bodies, if recovered, have never been identified.
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Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mrs Emma Risien (née Lellyet)
Age: 58 years (Female)
Married to: Samuel
Last Residence: in London London England
3rd Class Passengers
First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
Ticket No. 364498 , £14 10s
Destination: Groesbeck Texas United States
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912).
Body Not Recovered
Travelling Companions (on same ticket)