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Mrs. Richard Bache (Sarah Franklin, 1743–1808)

Mrs. Richard Bache (Sarah Franklin, 1743–1808)

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Mrs. Richard Bache (Sarah Franklin, 1743–1808); In 1767 Benjamin Franklin's only daughter Sarah married Richard Bache (1737–1811), later postmaster general of the United States. In 1780 she became the leader of a patriotic organization supplying money and clothing for the Revolutionary War effort, having at one time over 2,000 women employed under her direction. John Hoppner RA (4 April 1758 – 23 January 1810) was an English portrait painter, much influenced by Reynolds, who achieved fame as a brilliant colourist.