- Richard Bache
Richard Bache (1737–1811), born in
Yorkshire, England, married the only daughter of Benjamin Franklinin 1767, having immigrated to New York Cityin 1765. He served as comptroller of the Postal Service under Franklin from 1775–1776, and was Franklin's successor as Postmaster General, serving from 1776–1782 during much of the Revolutionary War; he also served on the Board of War. His wife, Sarah Bache (1743-1808), was widely known for patriotism and benevolent activities.
Their son, Richard Bache Jr., served in the
Republic of TexasNavy and was elected as a Representative to the Second Texas Legislaturein 1847. Another son was Benjamin Franklin Bache (1769-1798)
U.S. Navy surgeon
Benjamin Franklin Bache(1801–1881) and the physicist Alexander Dallas Bache(1806–1867) were grandsons of Richard Bache Sr. (and thus great-grandsons of Benjamin Franklin).
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