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Alexander Vache
Date: 1800 - 1857
Remarks: Alexander Felix Vache was the son of Jean Lazare Vache (1762-1833) and Marie Anne (Therot) Vache (1769-1835). He was the brother of John B. Vache (1792-1813). He studied medicine with Dr. Valentine Mott of the College of Physicians and Surgeons. Vache was was one of New York's leading physicans. He took an active interest in local politics. Vache was visiting surgeon at Bellvue Hospital and chief physician of the Marine Hospital on Staten Island. He married the adopted daughter of William Roberts, a wine merchant.