Feb. 12, 1834 Westbrook Cumberland County Maine, USA
Mar. 14, 1909 San Antonio Bexar County Texas, USA
US Congressman, Kansas Governor. He served during the Civil War in the Union Army with the rank of Major. He was elected to represent Kansas's 1st District at-large in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1885 to 1891. He then served as Governor of Kansas from 1895 to 1897.