Dec. 19, 1830 Boston Suffolk County Massachusetts, USA
Apr. 27, 1876 Jersey City Hudson County New Jersey, USA
Playwright, Actor. He is best known for his dramatizing Harriet Beecher Stowe's anti-slavery novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin" for the theater. He acted in its first performance at Troy, New York on September 27, 1852, and made numerous appearances in the play in the pre-Civil War era.