Cathcart, William a Presbyterian minister, was born near McEwensville, Pa., Oct. 19,1823. He graduated from the University of Michigan in 1850, and from Princeton Theological Seminary in 1853; was ordained by the Presbytery of Fort Wayne, Nov. 23, 1854; was stated supply at Lagrange, Ind., in 1853;
pastor there from 1854 to 1864; and died at Lima, Ind., May 17, 1870. See Gen. Cat. of Princeton Theol. Sem. 1881 p. 177.