July 31, 1770, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, England.

August 12, 1770.

July 23, 1844, Birmingham, England.

July 30, 1844 Birmingham, England.

Bache was brought up at Worcester by relatives named Laugher, members of Thomas Belsham’s congregation. She was a niece of Reverend Timothy Laugher, of Hackney, and cousin to Joshua Tilt Bache. She moved to Birmingham before 1791, for she had attended the ministry of Joseph Priestley. For for many years kept the Islington School, in conjunction with a half-sister, Miss Penn. Another half-sister, Anna Penn, married the Reverend Lant Carpenter, who published her hymn in 1812.

  1. See How He Loved