William N. Caldwell1,2,3

M, (29 January 1911 - 26 June 1994)
     William N. Caldwell was born on 29 January 1911.1 He was the son of Boyd Caldwell.2 William N. Caldwell married, at age 24, Alda J. Metzger, age 20, daughter of Lloyd F. Metzger and Alice Jeanette Paulhamus, on Thursday, 2 May 1935 at Millheim, Penn Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania, by the Reverend Alfred C. Paulhamus.2,3 William N. Caldwell died on 26 June 1994 at age 83 years, 4 months and 28 days.1
     The marriage announcement for William N. Caldwell and Alda J. Metzger was published sometime in May 1935 in the local paper, printed in Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. This announcement stated:


     The Rev. A. C. Paulhamus, of Milheim, officiated at the marriage of his niece, Miss Alda J. Metzger, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Howard Fink, of this city, and William N. Caldwell, son of Mr. and Mrs. Boyd Caldwell, also of this city, which took place May 2, at Milheim. After the ceremony the Rev. and Mrs. Paulhamus entertained the members of the bridal party at dinner in Williamsport, and later the bride's parents were hosts at a supper in honor of the couple. Mr. and Mrs. Caldwell will live at 2000 Lacomic Street.2
According to the Social Security Administrations Death Index William's last known residence was Hollidaysburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania.1

Children of William N. Caldwell and Alda J. Metzger

Last Edited=24 Nov 2007


  1. [S578] Social Security Death Index, RootsWeb online, at <http://ssdi.rootsweb.com> (Baltimore, Maryland: U.S. Social Security Administration, March 2005 update). The SSDI component of RootsWeb online is drawn from the Social Security Death Benefits Index of the U.S. Social Security Administration. WILLIAM N CALDWELL, birth listed as 29 Jan 1911, died listed as 26 Jun 1994, issued in the State of Pennsylvania. Last residence Hollidaysburg, Blair, PA, last benefit (none specified). Accessed 14 May 2005.
  2. [S1353] Caldwell - Metzger, undated clipping from an unidentified newspaper presumably from a local paper in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, May 1935. The original article was from a scrapbook of personal memorabilia compiled by Johanna [Weiss] Edler (1915-1999) through out her life. Viewed in the home of her daughter Donna (Edler) Sayah on 1 June 1999, by Kevin Sholder. Donna Lee Edler, Montoursville, Pennsylvania, USA.
  3. [S59] Carolyn Metzger Menne, A Brief History of the Family of Jeremiah and Alice Metzger (Lycoming County, Pennsylvania: n.pub., presented on the day of the Metzger Reunion, 4 August 1985).