Oct. 29, 1828 Wilmington New Castle County Delaware, USA
Sep. 28, 1898 Dedham Norfolk County Massachusetts, USA
US Senator, Presidential Cabinet Secretary, US Diplomat. Elected as a Senator from Delaware to the United States Senate, serving from 1869 to 1885. Appointed as United States Secretary of State in the Cleveland Adminstration, serving from 1885 to 1889. Appointed United States Ambassador to Great Britain, serving from 1893 to 1897.