William H. Bacher

William H. Bacher, son of Louis Bacher and Mary (LNU), born 02 Apr 1860 in Shell Rock, Butler CO, IA and died 18 Oct 1935, St Augustine, St Johns CO, FL, married Carrie May (LNU) who was born 11 Jul 1860 in Oneonta, Otsego CO NY and died 08 Mar 1954 in Bunnell, Flagler CO, FL, moved to Bunnell in 1913 from Waverly, Iowa. Both buried Espanola Cemetery, Espanola, Flagler CO, FL.

They are found in the 1920 census of Flagler County on page 11, with his occupation given as "Blacksmith." According to an article in the Bunnell Home Builder, Mrs Bacher had visited in Bunnell in 1911 before the move here in 1913. They purchased property on West Moody Boulevard and erected a dwelling and later built a house on East Moody Boulevard where they resided many years. Mr. Bacher erected a model blacksmith shop and pursued his trade as blacksmith, serving the entire county. The family was active in the Bunnell Methodist Church. Issue:

1. Lulu M Bacher born Nov 1881, Waverly, Bremer CO, IA died before 1920 in Waverly, Bremer CO, IA

2. Louis C Bacher born 15 Jul 1883, Waverly, Bremer CO, IA, died Jan 1972, St Louis, St Louis CO, MO

3. Dorothy L Bacher born Mar 1888, Waverly, Bremer CO, IA, died before 1935

4. Dorothy L Bacher Waverly born 19 Jun 1898 Bremer CO, IA, died 18 Mar 1982, Volusia CO, FL, married William Corbett (Willie) Sullivan, son of Calvin Wylle (Wiley) Sullivan, DDS and Louisa (Louise) Courson, born Jun 1893, Baxley, Appling CO, GA and died 02 May 1964, Bunnell, Flagler CO, FL. Both buried Espanola Cemetery, Espanola, Flagler CO, FL. (See sketch of William Corbett Sullivan)

Source: The First Families of Flagler by Mary Ketus Deen Holland who listed sources as Census and Published Articles.

Additional sources used by the compiler were the Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 Record , obituaries from The Flagler Tribune, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Record and the Social Security Death Index.

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