William Paterson

William Paterson bio

Birth Name: William Paterson

Occupation: Supreme Court Justice

Place Of Birth: Northern Ireland

Date Of Birth: December 24, 1745

Date Of Death: September 9, 1806

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

William Paterson was born on the 24th of December, 1745. He was known for being a Supreme Court Justice. Served as an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1793 to 1806 and was a signer of the U.S. Constitution.

William Paterson was born in Northern Ireland. He attended the College of New Jersey or what was later known as Princeton University. His legacy was honored when William Paterson University and the city of Paterson in New Jersey were both named after him.

William Paterson was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Paterson was born in 1740s.

William Paterson is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


William’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


William Paterson’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on William Paterson’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, William Paterson kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

William Paterson was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William Paterson
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: William Paterson was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: William Paterson was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: William Paterson had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

William Paterson’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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