Paul attended business college in Lexington, Kentucky. He made a name for himself as one of the first manufacturer's representative in mens and womens apparel. His first wife Pattie Eugenia died shortly after the birth of their second child. Paul then married Florence Alvarez, and had 3 children.
Paul lived in Starke for 32 years. Tom and wife Mary made their home with them when they moved to Florida in 1912. Whiel on a business trip, Paul died of an acute heart Seizure in Venice, Florida.