Jan. 22, 1842 Hertford Perquimans County North Carolina, USA
Dec. 22, 1907 Baltimore Baltimore City Maryland, USA
US Congressman. Elected to represent North Carolina's 1st District in the United States House of Representatives, he served from 1883 to 1887, and 1889 to 1891. He also served as a Delegate to the Democratic National Convention from North Carolina in 1876, and as a Member of the North Carolina State Legislature.