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 William H. Shoudy

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William H. Shoudy

Birth
Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Death 19 Sep 1901 (aged 71)
Interbay, King County, Washington, USA
Burial Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
Plot Lot 160
Memorial ID 19177107 View Source
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Seattle Mayor. He served as mayor of Seattle, Washington from 1886 to 1887, after defeating Seattle founder Arthur A. Denny by 41 votes as part of a local movement to drive Chinese nationals from the city. Shoudy arrived in the Pacific Northwest in the early 1850's, as part of the Thomas Mercer expedition. He spent his early years in Seattle in the logging industry before operating one of Seattle's first general stores in partnership with future Seattle Mayor Henry A. Atkins.

Bio by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.



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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.
  • Added: 1 May 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 19177107
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/19177107/william-h.-shoudy : accessed ), memorial page for William H. Shoudy (3 May 1830–19 Sep 1901), Find a Grave Memorial ID 19177107, citing Lake View Cemetery, Seattle, King County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .