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William I. Paulding


Centurion, 1847–1850s

Full Name William Irving Paulding

Born 15 June 1825 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Died 19 January 1890 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Buried Cold Spring Cemetery, Cold Spring, New York

Proposed by J. G. Chapman

Elected 4 December 1847 at age twenty-two

Archivist’s Note: Brother of James N. Paulding; nephew of Gouverneur Kemble and William Kemble; son-in-law of Isaac G. Pearson; uncle of James Kirke Paulding; great-uncle of Charles G. Paulding. He likely resigned or was dropped from the rolls between 1851 and 1854.