Bache, Sarah Franklin (1743-1808)

Only daughter of Franklin.

Became leader of the Ladies Association, which collected funds for the benefit of American troops during the Revolutionary War (September 1780).

Born in Philadelphia. Married in 1767 to Richard Bache, merchant; four sons (Benjamin Franklin, William, Louis, and Richard Jr.) and four daughters (Sarah [1775-1776], Elizabeth Franklin, Deborah, and another Sarah).