William Henry Edit Profile
He attended the common schools and then engaged in business in Chester, Vermont.
Born in New Milford, Connecticut, received a limited education, and became a farmer and tanner. He later resided in Ira, Cato, Rochester, and Auburn. He served in local offices, including school board member and school inspector in Ira, postmaster in Cato, town supervisor of Auburn, and collector of canal tolls in Montezuma.
In addition, he was active in local businesses, including serving on the board of directors of the Cayuga County National Bank. Noble was elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-fifth Congress (March 4, 1837 – March 3, 1839). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1838 to the Twenty-sixth Congress.
He served as inspector of Auburn Prison from 1843 to 1845. He died in Rochester, New York on February 5, 1850. He was buried at Cato-Meridian Cemetery in Ira.
He served as a member of the Vermont House of Representatives in 1834. A member of the Vermont Senate in 1836. A delegate from Vermont in 1839 to the Whig National Convention at Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, serving as (member, Committee on Permanent Organization.
Member, Balloting Committee. Member, Committee to Notify Nominees). And Presidential Elector for Vermont in 1840.