Goodrich, William

Born: 1809-03-29 Connecticut

Died: 1883-07-04 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Flourished: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

By 1845, Goodrich was a partner in Lewis Tappan's Mercantile Agency, and managed its Philadelphia branch. In 1850, Goodrich owned $10,000 worth of real estate.

Bertram Wyatt-Brown, Lewis Tappan and the Evangelical War Against Slavery (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1969), 238-39; U.S. Census Office, Seventh Census of the United States (1850), Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA, 157; Gravestone, Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.