Cork - Becher, John 

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File contributed by: Jenny Stiles 
July 31, 2011, 9:54 pm


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Portrait of John Becher, Mayor of Bristol circa 1721.

Additional Comments:
John Becher [1 September 1677 Co Cork-9 July 1743 Stapleton, 
Bristol, England], the eighth child and seventh son of 
Colonel Thomas Becher and Elizabeth Turner. John was 
apprenticed in Bristol where he became a succesful merchant 
and Mayor. He married twice, fistly to Hester Duddlestone 
with whom he had 8 children, and secondly to Mary Cranfield 
with whom he had 7 children.