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 Richard Bache Sr.

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Richard Bache Sr.

Birth
Settle, Craven District, North Yorkshire, England
Death 29 Jul 1811 (aged 73)
Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section A, Plot LXX
Memorial ID 11323079 View Source
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Died on the 29th of July, in the seventy-fourth of his age, Richard Bache, of Settle, in the County of Bucks, Pennsylvania - And, on the ensuing day, his remains, attended by his Children and Grand-Children, his friends and fellow-citizens, were deposited in the burying-ground of Christ Church, near the remains of his late excellent wife and her illustrious father, Dr. Benjamin Franklin. Mr. Bache was a native of England. He came, in his youth, to America; and, marrying Sarah, the only daughter of Dr. Franklin, he has been known to Pennsylvania as an inhabitant, a merchant, and a patriot, for more than 50 years.

The North Carolina Star, 9 Aug 1811.



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  • Created by: DeLoss McKnight III
  • Added: 9 Jul 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 11323079
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/11323079/richard-bache : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Bache Sr. (12 Sep 1737–29 Jul 1811), Find a Grave Memorial ID 11323079, citing Christ Church Burial Ground, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by DeLoss McKnight III (contributor 46605619) .