- Paulding, John (1758-1818)
Paulding, John (1758-1818)
This collection is stored at Firestone Library.
Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room
Collection Creator: De Coppet, Andre,
Dates: 1780 December 3.
Located In: Box 27, Folder 20
Extent: 1 item
Collection is open for research use. Researchers may be required to use surrogates of
collection items stored in special vault facilities.
Paulding was a New York militiaman who helped capture British Major John Andre,
co-conspirator with Benedict Arnold. ADS. "I took Andre the 23 of September 1780
and I seen him hung October 2, 1780 for my children." On a slip of paper; very
Paulding, John (1758-1818); 1780 December 3; Andre De Coppet Collection, Box 27, Folder 20; Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.