Jun. 26, 1864 Canterbury York County New Brunswick, Canada
Sep. 21, 1952 Seattle King County Washington, USA
Governor of Washington (1925-1933), R-WA, Mayor of Everett (1909-1913). Presided over the dedication of the present State Capitol building in Olympia in 1929 although his cost-cutting campaign considerably slowed the project, and nearly crippled development of the University of Washington.