Aug. 17, 1827 Adams Berkshire County Massachusetts, USA
May 11, 1874 Grandville Kent County Michigan, USA
He was a well-known grocer in the Grand Rapids, Michigan area. Death record indicates death was from "brain fever" but allegedly he died as a result of injuries received during a mugging that occurred while he was in New York on business. The articles regarding the mugging have been found by contributor Cherie_in_OC #46910407 (MANY THANKS) using www.fultonhistory.com.
If you're interested in seeing the articles email me and I'll get them to you.