Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Baches in:
 • Oak Hill Cemetery
 • Washington
 • District of Columbia
 • District Of Columbia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Louise Franklin Bache
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Mar. 22, 1888
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 1948
New Rochelle
Westchester County
New York, USA

The New York Times August 1, 1948
Louise Bache Dead; A Women's Leader
Former Secretary of Business and Professional Clubs was Daughter of Civil War Aide
Special to The New York Times
New Rochelle, New York, July 31. Miss Louise Franklin Bache, who retired three years ago as Executive Secretary of the National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs died here today in her home on Wildcliff Road.

Born in Washington, D.C. she was a daughter of George Mifflin Bache, a United States Navy Commander in the Civil War and Mrs. Harriett Du Bois Bache.

Miss Bache was graduated in 1919 from George Washington University in Washington, D.C. and obtained a Master's degree in Publicity and Advertising from Simmons College, Boston in 1922.

During and after the first World War she was Editor of the Junior Red Cross magazine and in the recent conflict she was sponsor at the commissioning of the U.S.S. Bache, a destroyer named for her father.

Surviving are two sisters, the Misses Elizabeth and Harriet Bache of New Rochelle.

Miss Bache was Director of Health Education of the Milbank Foundation from 1923 to 1928. On leaving that post she became Director of Public Relations for the National Probation Association serving until 1931.

For the next four years she was Director of Public Relations for the National Community chests and Councils and she became Executive Secretary of the National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs in 1935. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Mifflin Bache (1841 - 1896)
  Harriet DuBois Bache (1849 - 1931)
 
 Siblings:
  Louise Franklin Bache (1888 - 1948)
  Harriet Patterson Bache (1889 - ____)*
  Elizabeth DuBois Bache (1891 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Chapel Hill, Lot 572.
 
Created by: SLGMSD
Record added: Aug 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55777957
Louise Franklin Bache
Added by: David McInturff
 
Louise Franklin Bache
Added by: SLGMSD
 
Louise Franklin Bache
Added by: David McInturff
 
 
There are 2 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Great(3)-granddaughter of Benjamin Franklin.
- Collins Crapo
 Added: May. 28, 2014

- SLGMSD
 Added: Nov. 16, 2012

- SLGMSD
 Added: Sep. 1, 2012
There is 1 more note not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service